Cognitive-Behavioral Strategies to Induce and Enhance a Collaborative Set in Distressed Couples

  • Janis Lieff Abrahms


This chapter illustrates the complexity of interpersonal conflict. Relationship dissatisfaction often is a product of both intrapersonal and interpersonal deficiencies. Both cognitive and behavioral interventions, therefore, may be uniquely suited to increase partners’ subjective valuation of their relationship.


Individual Session Automatic Thought Dysfunctional Belief Infertility Problem Marital Partner 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Janis Lieff Abrahms
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  1. 1.Department of PsychologyYale UniversityNew HavenUSA

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