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Rethinking Marriage…And Cancer

Cognitive reappraisal involves looking at a situation from a neutral perspective which in turn decreases negativity  and intense emotional reactions.  In Psychology Today, Sarah Cotterill writes about how cognitive reappraisal can be helpful in facing cancer. Here is a link to the article: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-science-adversity/201606/rethinking-marriageand-cancer