Send to

Choose Destination

See 1 citation found by title matching your search:

  • Showing results for Psychological[Title] AND resilience[Title] AND pain[Title] AND catastrophizing[Title] AND positive[Title] AND emotions[Title] AND perspectives[Title] AND modeling[Title] AND individual[Title] AND pain[Title] AND adaptation[Title]. Your search for Psychological resilience, pain catastrophizing, and positive emotions: perspectives on compre- hensive modeling of individual pain adaptation retrieved no results.
Curr Pain Headache Rep. 2013 Mar;17(3):317. doi: 10.1007/s11916-012-0317-4.

Psychological resilience, pain catastrophizing, and positive emotions: perspectives on comprehensive modeling of individual pain adaptation.

Author information

Psychology Department, Arizona State University, 950 S. McAllister, Tempe, AZ 85287-1104, USA.


Pain is a complex construct that contributes to profound physical and psychological dysfunction, particularly in individuals coping with chronic pain. The current paper builds upon previous research, describes a balanced conceptual model that integrates aspects of both psychological vulnerability and resilience to pain, and reviews protective and exacerbating psychosocial factors to the process of adaptation to chronic pain, including pain catastrophizing, pain acceptance, and positive psychological resources predictive of enhanced pain coping. The current paper identifies future directions for research that will further enrich the understanding of pain adaptation and espouses an approach that will enhance the ecological validity of psychological pain coping models, including introduction of advanced statistical and conceptual models that integrate behavioral, cognitive, information processing, motivational and affective theories of pain.

[Indexed for MEDLINE]

Supplemental Content

Full text links

Icon for Springer
Loading ...
Support Center