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  1. Stressors
    external demands of stress
  2. coping strategies
    efforts to deal with stress
  3. distress
    BAD STRESS= MORE DAMAGE
  4. THREE AXIS 1 diagnosis
    • adjustment disorder
    • acute stress disorder
    • post tramatic stress disorder

    severity, key and time in which they occur
  5. factors predisposing a person to stress
    • Bcus ppl are uniqure, no thwo people are faced with exactly the same pattern of stressors
    • some more than others, coping skills, resources, individual charactersitics, optimisism, underlying genetic differences, amount of stress, stress tolerance, perception
  6. stress tolerance
    refers to a persons ability to withstand stress without becoming seriosuly impaired.
  7. CHARACTERISITCS OF STRESS ; THINK ANXIETY
    • severity
    • chronicity
    • timing
    • how closely it affects our lives
    • hot expected it is
    • how controllable it is
  8. which events more likey to place a person under severe stress?
    • unpredictable
    • unanticipated event.
  9. Crisis VS Stress
    crisis overwhelms a persons ability to cope
  10. life changes, even positive ones, may b stressful and trigger_______.
    • disorders; bipolar
    • faster life changes;morestress
  11. Rating Scale for Stress
    Social Readjustment Rating Scale
  12. Personal growth?
    Yes but not always,depends on the stress
  13. AXIS __
    AXIS IV (4)
  14. Interview based approach
    Life Event and Difficulty Schedule
  15. Body undergoes biological changes; two distinct systems are:
    • SAM system- flight or fright response-hypothalmus
    • HPA system- hypothalmus releases a hormones including cortisol
  16. If not shut of..cortisol can damage (hippo loses brain cells)
    brain cells in the hippocampus
  17. Biological cost of adapting to stress is called
    allostatic load

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