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Table 3 Frequency of coping per coping domain

From: Executive function does not predict coping with symptoms in stable patients with a diagnosis of schizophrenia

Coping domain Coping strategy frequency %
Active Problem Solving (APS) Distraction 24 10.5
  Problem solving 51 22.3
  Help seeking 8 3.5
Passive Illness Behaviour (PIB) Physical change 48 21.1
  Prescribed medication 9 3.9
  Non-prescribed medication, drugs 8 3.5
Active Problem Avoiding (APA) Socialisation 10 4.4
  Shifted attention 31 13.6
  Task performing 6 2.6
  Indulgence 9 3.9
Passive Problem Avoiding (PPA) Non-specific activities 29 12.7
  Isolation 22 9.7
  Suppression 19 8.3
Symptomatic Symptomatic behaviour 99 43.4
Total   373 11.7