Feverbee's Relationship Development Model


(Suzi Nelson) #1

Hey gang! In the Feverbee trainings, it’s said that relationships develop along a fixed path: Common Interest -> Interaction -> Self-Disclosure -> Shared Experiences -> Emotional Connection.

Is this based on the social penetration theory?

Looking to read more about this!


(Sarah Hawk) #2

Here you go (courtesy of the ever-helpful @JoeNarusis ):
Self-Disclosure Among Bloggers: Re-Examination of Social Penetration Theory


(Joe Narusis) #3

Hi @Suzi_Nelson,

Here is another articles that focuses more on the theory in the online community space:

http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.433.1396&rep=rep1&type=pdf


(Suzi Nelson) #4

Thank you!! <3 I love this place.