Facilitating postdivorce adjustment among women: A communication skills training approach.

@inproceedings{Thiessen1981FacilitatingPA,
  title={Facilitating postdivorce adjustment among women: A communication skills training approach.},
  author={Jake D. Thiessen and Arthur W. Avery and Harvey Joanning},
  year={1981}
}
The purpose of the present study was to examine the effects of communication skills training on adjustment to divorce and separation among women. Divorcees in the experimental group (N = 13) received 15 hours of training in interpersonal communication skills, along with didactic information regarding various aspects of the postdivorce adjustment process. Divorcees in the control group (N = 15) received no treatment. Results indicated that the experimental group, relative to the control group… CONTINUE READING