Illness Behavior

  • Michael Feuerstein
  • Elise E. Labbé
  • Andrzej R. Kuczmierczyk


The following clinical vignettes (Pilowsky, 1978) illustrate the range of behavioral response to illness that is possible.


Chest Pain Coping Skill Chronic Pain Patient Automatic Thought Physical Disorder 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Feuerstein
    • 1
  • Elise E. Labbé
    • 2
  • Andrzej R. Kuczmierczyk
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Rochester School of Medicine and DentistryRochesterUSA
  2. 2.University of Miami School of MedicineMiamiUSA

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