The role of personality’s meaning work in coping with traumatic experience


In present study the influence of personalitymeaning work on successful coping with traumatic experience is examined. In research and formulating hypotheses, the authorsstandon provisions of meaning-activity approach to studying personality reactions to traumatic events. The basis of study challengeswith traditional negative dealing with consequences of traumatic events that have grown out of medical paradigm. Traumatic experience is seen hereas extraordinary event that becomes the sourceof growth of personality. The paper presents results of study that revealed correlation between successful coping with traumatic experience and post-traumatic growth with positive personality meaning work.

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