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:


(Suzi Nelson) #4

Thank you!! <3 I love this place.