psy 150

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psy 150
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  1. the term used to describe the physical, emotional cognitive and behavioral responses to events that are appraised as  threatening or challening
    STRESS
  2. The psychological experience produced by the blocking of a desired goal or fulfillment of a perceived need
    Frustration
  3. 1: action meant to harm or destroy
    2: Behavior intended to hurt or destroy another person
    Aggression
  4. GAS the three stages of the body's physiological reaction to stress, including alarm, resistance, & exhaustion
    General adaptation syndrome
  5. the study of the effect of psychological factors such as stress, emotions, thoughts, behavior on the immune system
    Psychoneuroimmunology
  6. person who is ambitious, time conscious, extremely hardworking and tends to have high levels of hostility & anger as well as being easily annoyed
    Type A personality
  7. a person who seems to thrive on stress but lacks the anger and hostility of a type A personality
    Hardy personality
  8. negative charges in thoughts emotions & behavior as a result of prolonged stress of frustration
    Burnout
  9. action that people can take to master, tolerate, reduce, or minimize the effects of stressors
    Coping strategies
  10. mental series of exercises meant to refocus attention & achieve a trance like state of consciousness
    Meditation

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