The benefits of psychological displacement in diary writing when using different pronouns.

@article{Seih2008TheBO,
  title={The benefits of psychological displacement in diary writing when using different pronouns.},
  author={Y T Seih and Y. Cynthia Lin and Cheng Li Huang and Chun Wei Peng and S P Huang},
  journal={British journal of health psychology},
  year={2008},
  volume={13 Pt 1},
  pages={39-41}
}
This study examined a new emotional writing paradigm, that is PDDP. PDDP instructs participants to write diary in first-person pronoun first, and then narrate the same event from a different perspective using second-person pronoun. Finally, the participants write it again with third-person pronoun from yet another perspective. These three narrations were to be written in a consecutive sequential order. Results demonstrated that diary writers indeed benefited from features of PDDP. It also… CONTINUE READING

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