20. Relationship Education
- Patricia Noller2 and
- Gery C. Karantzas3
Published Online: 23 APR 2012
Copyright © 2012 Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Couples and Family Relationships
How to Cite
Feeney, J. A. and Fitzgerald, J. (2012) Relationship Education, in The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Couples and Family Relationships (eds P. Noller and G. C. Karantzas), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444354119.ch20
School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Queensland, 4072, Australia
School of Psychology, Deakin University, 221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, Australia
- Published Online: 23 APR 2012
- Published Print: 20 JAN 2012
Print ISBN: 9781444334500
Online ISBN: 9781444354119
- relationship education;
- popular culture and psychological theory;
- hurtful events, in couple relationships;
- hurt feelings, elicited by different events;
- attachment injuries;
- emotional turmoil, sadness, fear, and anger;
- confidence in constructive communication;
- Hurtful Event Record, and Feeney's Typology of Hurtful Events;
- relationship education program
This chapter contains sections titled:
What Types of Events are Hurtful?
Relevance of the Broader Context
What Does the Hurtful Act Seem to Signify?
A Complicating Factor: Differences in Perceptions and Responses
How Do Couples “Get Over” Hurtful Events?
Can Education Help Newly Committed Couples to Prevent and Resolve Hurtful Events?