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Coping With AIDS - Fleishman (CWAF) « Living with HIV « Surveys/Scales « Downloads

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Date postedFebruary 7, 2012
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CategoriesLiving with HIV, Coping Strategies, Surveys/Scales

Description

Background:
This scale was developed to assess coping strategies among individuals living with AIDS (Fleishman & Fogel, 1994). The items in this scale were chosen from items developed in other studies (Billings and Moos, 1981, Folkman et al., 1986, and Pearlin and Schooler, 1978).

.Developers:
John A. Fleishman and Barry Fogel

Copyright:
Publisher: Journals of the American Psychological Association

References:
Fleishman, J.A. & Fogel, B. (1994). Coping and depressive symptoms among people with AIDS. Health Psychology, 13, 156-169.

Billings, A.G., and Moos, R.H. (1981). The role of coping resources in attenuating the stress of life events. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 7, 139-157.

Folkman, S., Lazarus, R.S., Dunkel-Schetter, C., DeLongis, A., and Gruen, R. (1986). Dynamics of a stressful encounter: Cognitive appraisal, coping, and encounter outcomes. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 50, 571-579.

Pearlin, L.I., and Schooler, C., (1978). The structure of coping. Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 19, 2-21.

Protective:
Coping