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The Meaning Making Model: A framework for understanding meaning, spirituality, and stress-related growth in health psychology

  title={The Meaning Making Model: A framework for understanding meaning, spirituality, and stress-related growth in health psychology},
  author={Crystal L. Park},
  journal={The European health psychologist},
Research on the topics of meaning, spirituality, and stress-related growth is proliferating, promising to illuminate these essential but relatively ignored aspects of human health and well-being. However, the sheer amount of information coming from disparate areas requires organization and integration. I propose here that the Meaning Making Model (Park, 2010a, 2010b) is a useful theoretical framework for understanding these phenomena and their interrelations within health psychology. In this… Expand

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