An Attempt to Deal with Threat by Managing or Altering
An attempt to deal with threat by managing or altering the distressing situation itself is known as
C)focused threat assessment.
Paul had planned to go on a two-week vacation.Because of problems at work, he will only be able to take off a couple of days now and then during the summer.So, Paul searches the Internet for interesting places to visit within short driving distances.Paul is dealing with this situation by using _____ coping.
When Robert realized his company was on the verge of folding, he began sending out his resume to various companies in an attempt to remain gainfully employed.This example illustrates
D)primary appraisal coping.
Suppose a woman feels anxious as she steps to the podium to give a speech.If she does some deep breathing to reduce her anxiety, or _____, she will be better able to glance over her notes to improve her delivery, or _____.
A)emotion-focused coping; problem-focused coping
B)problem-focused coping; emotion-focused coping
C)primary appraisal; secondary appraisal
D)secondary appraisal; primary appraisal