The Holistic Phase Model of Early Adult Crisis

@article{Robinson2013TheHP,
  title={The Holistic Phase Model of Early Adult Crisis},
  author={Oliver C. Robinson and Gordon Wright and Jonathan A. Smith},
  journal={Journal of Adult Development},
  year={2013},
  volume={20},
  pages={27-37}
}
The objective of the current study was to explore the structural, temporal and experiential manifestations of crisis episodes in early adulthood, using a holistic-systemic theoretical framework. Based on an analysis of 50 interviews with individuals about a crisis episode between the ages of 25 and 35, a holistic model was developed. The model comprises four phases: (1) Locked-in, (2) Separation/Time-out, (3) Exploration and (4) Rebuilding, which in turn have characteristic features at four… 

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