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Extreme tolerance of ambiguity : a manifestation of maladaptive behavior

by Phyllis M. Meek

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Toleration,
  • Personality

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 114 leaves.
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25944304M
    OCLC/WorldCa14277418

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Phyllis M. Meek, "Extreme Tolerance of Ambiguity: A Manifestation of Maladaptive Behavior," Diss. Abstracts,29(3-B), Cited by: 1. Ambiguity Tolerance and Disordered Communication: Therapeutic Aspects Ambiguity Tolerance and Disordered Communication: Therapeutic Aspects Ilardo, Joseph A.

JOSEPH A. ILARDO One application of thc concepts antl lirinciples of information theory to psychiatry and lm~chotherapyis shown. I t is argued that student.s of information theory and. In the fields of psychology and organizational behavior, tolerance-of-ambiguity is correlated with creativity (Tegano, ), decision making, critical thinking and diversity (Wilkinson, frustration tolerance or improving resultant maladaptive behavior in human subjects.

Counseling and psycho-therapy hold some promise, but they are ineffectual in reaching the great masses of individuals demonstrating nonintegrative reactions to frustration. Thus, it would appear useful to develop methods of increasing frustration tolerance andAuthor: Jerry Lynn Landrum.

Individuals who do not perceive control over their environments might seek to gain control in any way possible, potentially engaging in maladaptive behaviors. Furthermore, whereas the illusion of control seems to be adaptive for psychosocial functioning, extreme overestimates of control might contribute to dangerous risk-taking 9, Cited by: afraid), which has both emotional and psychological manifestations.

They further added that there is a wide range of psychological distress, ranging from mild to extreme, with extreme levels being considered as mental illness such as schizoaffective disorder. In another study of Chalfant et al.

(), psychological distress is defined. (“extreme anxiety”) by imagining how anxious you would become if you could not do them. Here is an example: STEP 3: Practice Tolerating Uncertainty Once you have a list of behaviours that you do to reduce or avoid uncertainty, then start picking small items that you can do to practise tolerating uncertainty.

Try to do at least three things. The fact that this is a lifelong pattern of behavior makes treatment extremely difficult. The symptoms of avoidant personality disorder include lifelong patterns of behavior such as: 1. Social phobia with enormous anxiety about being around other people.

Extreme shyness. Feelings of inadequacy and sensitivity to rejection and criticism. deeply ingrained personal patterns of behavior, traits, and thoughts that evolve, both consciously and unconsciously, as a person's style and way of adapting to the environment.

personality disorder enduring maladaptive pattern of experience and behavior that deviates significantly from the expectations within the individual's culture. Bad Behavior. Bullying, teasing, hitting and name-calling are forms of bad behavior that occur in school.

The adjustments to the rules at school and in the classroom environment can trigger inappropriate behavior in children, especially when in an environment with 20 or more students.

This approach is based on two basic tenets: (1) challenging behavior is a result of lagging skills in the areas of flexibility, frustration tolerance, and problem-solving; and (2) the best way to address challenging behavior is to work collaboratively with the student to solve the problems that result in the behavior.

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maladaptive psychological processes exist on a continuum. The pathways of normal and abnormal psychological development are related.

Sometimes the pathways diverge toward either the adaptive or maladaptive. And the determination of whether a pattern *Correspondence to: Randy Psy. D., School of Information, University of South Florida, E.

Distress tolerance has, and continues to be, a focus of interest for clinical scientists and practitioners for a variety of reasons (Zvolensky, Bernstein, & Vujanovic, in press).Principally, the distress tolerance construct has been purported to contribute to the development and maintenance of several forms of psychopathology (e.g., substance use, anxiety, mood, and.

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As they conjectured, “such a tolerance may make sense, because it would allow young organisms to take better advantage of learning opportunities.” Adolescents’ greater tolerance for ambiguity may also reflect their overly optimistic evaluation of the rewards of novel behavior (Romer, ; Romer and Hennessy, ).

tolerance, withdrawal, and preoccupation with obtaining and using the substance. Narcotics, alcohol, and most The acute effects of overdosage with chemical substances that cause maladaptive behavior because of their effects on the central nervous system.

in the extreme, markedly colors one’s perception of the world. Common examples of. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.

Studies have shown that some people have a higher tolerance for ambiguity and are less affected by role ambiguity (in terms of stress, reduced performance, or propensity to leave) than those with a low tolerance for ambiguity.

16 Thus, again we can see the role of individual differences in moderating the effects of environmental stimuli on. Self-mutilation is a serious public health problem, yet there is very little empirical evidence little empirical evidence showing that treatments can reduce this maladaptive behavior.

Self-mutilation is defined here as intentional and acute physical self-injury without intent to die, which includes various methods such as cutting and burning.

This model posits that PIU results from problematic cognitions coupled with behaviors that either intensify or maintain the maladaptive response.

This theory of PIU is a departure from the other theories in that it emphasizes the individual’s cognitions (or thoughts) as the main source of abnormal behavior.Behavior Racial and Ethnic Differences in Substance Use Disorders Pathways to Drug Dependence Extreme intoxication from use of alcohol, cocaine, opioids, (nar-cotics) and PCP can even result in death (yes, you can die from alcohol overdoses), (tolerance or withdrawal syndrome) or compulsive use of a substance.

People who.