Beatrice A. Wright

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University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, United States 
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Rehabilitation
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Beatrice Wright (born December 16, 1917) born Beatrice Ann Posner is an American psychologist known for her work in rehabilitation counseling. She is the author of a seminal work on disability and psychology, Physical Disability—A Psychological Approach (1960) and its second edition retitled Physical Disability—A Psychosocial Approach (1983).[

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Kurt Lewin grad student 1938-1942 University of Iowa

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Tamara Dembo collaborator 1945-1948 Stanford
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Wright BA, Lopez SJ. (2012) Widening the Diagnostic Focus: A Case for Including Human Strengths and Environmental Resources The Oxford Handbook of Positive Psychology, (2 Ed.)
Wright BA. (2007) Foreword Coping With Chronic Illness and Disability: Theoretical, Empirical, and Clinical Aspects. xi-xiv
Rand CSW, Wright BA. (2001) Effects of exposure to information about appearance stereotyping and discrimination on women's body images International Journal of Eating Disorders. 29: 51-58
Rand CS, Wright BA. (2000) Continuity and change in the evaluation of ideal and acceptable body sizes across a wide age span. The International Journal of Eating Disorders. 28: 90-100
Wright BA. (1993) Division of rehabilitation psychology: Roots, guiding principle, and a persistent concern Rehabilitation Psychology. 38: 63-65
Adler AB, Wright BA. (1991) Fundraising portrayals of people with disabilities: Donations and attitudes Rehabilitation Psychology. 36: 231-240
Wright BA. (1989) Extension of Heider's ideas to rehabilitation psychology. The American Psychologist. 44: 525-8
Wright BA, Fletcher BL. (1982) Uncovering hidden resources: A challenge in assessment Professional Psychology: Research and Practice. 13: 229-235
Wright BA. (1981) Value-laden beliefs and principles for rehabilitation. Rehabilitation Literature. 42: 266-9
Wright BA. (1980) Developing constructive views of life with a disability. Rehabilitation Literature. 41: 274-9
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