Our coping behaviors define the way we live every day. Coping Confessions aims to shine a light on coping mechanisms and how they impact us.
Have you ever stopped and thought about the way you cope? Coping — defined as dealing with or overcoming difficulties1 — is something all of us face in our lives. Are you an avoider? Denier? Do you wallow or tackle the difficulty head‐on? No matter how you cope, you are doing what you need to do to overcome emotional or physical challenges. Yet sometimes we make compromises, adjust our daily routines, or stop doing the things we enjoy. When do we take coping too far?
- hear personal accounts of women coping with a chronic medical condition known as overactive bladder (OAB),
- learn more about bladder issues and OAB,
- get guidance on evaluating your own coping behaviors,
- find tools to help you talk with an expert