I’m working on a psychology discussion question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn.
In this week’s assignment you are required to make a case FOR controversial standpoint.
The question you are asked to discuss, and which is raised in Kinsley’s article, is: ‘Can denial be a viable coping strategy or is it a dysfunctional one? You are required to collect arguments in defense of denial as a way of coping with chronic illness. Make a case for denial by arguing from the perspectives of patients (for).