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The branch of the ANS where you are stressed
Where you have to balance the demands of home and work
What mode is the body in when HPAC and SAM have been activated?
View of stress that says stress depends on the person's perception of the world.
Also known as white blood cells
Specific Immunity Cells
Studied 3454 middle aged men using questionnaires to categorise them into Type A or Type B personalities.
What does GABA do?
The results of Cohen's study found that if you feel more stressed, you are MORE/LESS likely to get the cold virus?
The sense of control you have over your work and how it is organised
Part of the transactional model of stress: the person assesses the situation to identify potential threats and demands.
The GAS stage where HPAC and SAM levels are high and you either get over the stress, or move on to Stage 3.
A characteristic of Type A Behaviour
The principle that states that enough neurotransmitters need to be released from pre to postsynaptic terminal for the nerve impulse to be successfully transmitted.
Positive evaluation of psychological methods of stress management
Negative evaluation of PMR and meditation?
Part of the neuron; short processes connecting to the cell body.
Did experiments with rats to investigate stress
Involves the secretion of antibodies from lymphocytes that recognise and destroy pathogens
What do beta blockers reduce activation of?
In SAM, the adrenal medulla releases hormones such as...
Most recently evolved part of the brain that distinguishes humans from other animals, it contains the highest cognitive functions.
Method of stress management Kobasa came up with
Stage 3 of the SIT
Outside factors, eg. smoking, accounted for how much of a difference between grades of workers in the Whitehall 1 study?
Looked at studies reviewing effects of social support
What is the collective name for cortisol and cortisone? (Part of HPAC)
Part of the body's immune system; a rapid response in which cells absorb invading pathogens.
Anagram of 'Pee in well, B'
Positive evaluation of PMR and meditation?
What ends up 'creating' energy to use? HPAC or SAM?
The model Selye created?
The branch of the ANS where you are not stressed
An avoidant style method of the COPE scale
Also known as the axon terminal.
Did a longitudinal study on participants with chronic stress
Part of the neuron; elongated processes running from the cell body.
Activates the hypothalamus in the HPAC and SAM steps.
What percentage of heart attacks in Rosenman's study were suffered by Type A people?
Grass pokemon that attempts to eat anything that moves near it. If this happens to be too large, it uses razor sharp leaves to cut its meal into pieces. Evolves from Bellsprout
What does PMR stand for?
Where in particular is meditation useful?
Negative evaluation of benzos
What neurotransmitter do benzos inhibit production of?
What is a factor that may affect what coping method we use?
Positive evaluation of beta blockers
Denial of the severity of an illness and becoming angry is an example of which approach towards stress?
Long Lasting Stressors, eg. coping with disability.
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View saying that any stimulus producing the stress response is a stressor
Method of stress management where you are wired to a machine
What did rats that were injected daily develop?
Model of stress that gives explanation for individual differences
Chemicals released into the synapse that enable nerve impulses to pass from terminals.
Did studies on hardiness?
Was Rosenman's study very ethical? (tip, participants were volunteers, gave informed consent, and were debriefed)
Everyday stressors that have limited duration, eg. students taking exams.
Got people to evaluate their stress level, then exposed them to the common cold virus.
Help to identify pathogens and destroy them
Something a company may do to reduce workplace stress.
'It is culturally and gender specific, does not show a cause and effect, and may have caused distress in participants' describes what experiment?
Marmot followed up participants of the Whitehall II study after how many years?
What type of social support helps because it gives self esteem and a sense of identity?
Positive evaluation of Holmes and Rahe?
What can be used to help with meditation?
Companies may use these to test stress in their employees
Did natural experiment on 75 medical students, testing blood for NK activity before and during exams.
Stage 1 of Hardiness Training
Ethical issue of Marmot's study (one word)
Theory of stress with evidence by Selye?
Who proposed PMR?
What type of social support is being lent money?
Nervous system that controls automatic responses, eg. homeostasis
Nervous system made up of the brain and spinal cord.
What does NK stand for?
Beta blockers reduce increases in heart rate and blood pressue. TRUE/FALSE?
Positive evaluation of physical exercise
In Marmot's study, what was the factor felt most important that affected the fact that lower grade workers had 1.5 times the problems than higher grade workers?
Planning a revision schedule and improving coping resources is an example of which approach towards stress?
Negative methodological issue on Kobasa's study
Analysed data of over 7000 participants in the Whitehall II study
Looked at US hospital patients and made a list based on the changes in their lives of the last 6 months
Does physical exercise lower stress and help mood?
Devised SIT (not the social impact theory!)
Division of the body's immune system based on lymphocytes that learn to recognise and destroy pathogens.
Negative evaluation of beta blockers
An approach style method of the COPE scale
Cause of stress in the workplace
How does PMR help manage stress?
What is a factor that definitely affects what coping method towards stress we use?
Cells that make up the nervous system; 15-100 billion of these in the brain.
Positive evaluation of benzos
'It exposed participants who already need to be in good physical health to illness and did not show a cause and effect' is an evaluation of whose experiment?
Negative evaluation of psychological methods of dealing with stress
Part of the brain that is of most interest to psychologists.
Physical exercise reduces spare glucose created by...
Made a model of the relationship between workload and control
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High demand and low control makes a...
What puts the body in a state to utilise energy? HPAC or SAM?
Pulses of electrical activity whch start in the dendrites of the neuron and travel across the cell body, then along the axon.
The GAS stage where you become aware of a stressor and your body starts to produce a response
Positive evaluation of the GAS?
In HPAC, the liver releases this into the blood, resulting in a huge energy boost.
Releases ACTH - the first stage of HPAC.
Positive issue of Kobasa?
Drugs used for stress management
Stressors studied under lab experiences, such as public speaking. They normally last between 5 and 100 minutes.
A list based on how stressful life changes are
Part of the transactional model of stress: the person appraises their ability to cope with the situation.
Bundles of neuronal processes travelling around the body, radiated from the spinal cord.
Stage 1 of the SIT
Low demand and high control makes a...
Positive evaluation of Biofeedback?
What do beta blockers act directly on?
Phobias and relationship to person who is ill or has died affects the amount of stress is a negative evaluation of which view?
Kobasa's questionnaires on male workers found that people who were hardy reported MORE/LESS stress symptoms
The tiny gap separating the presynaptic terminal of one neuron to the postsynaptic terminal.
Stage 2 of the SIT
Negative evaluation of biofeedback?
How is biofeedback like stress innoculation training and hardiness traning
Positive Methodological Issue of Marmot's study
Stage 2 of Hardiness Training
Uchino et al found that increased social support led to less blood pressure and better immune function
Negative evaluation of physical exercise
Did research with the SRRS and US Navy Soldiers?
Correlation of high SRRS scores and illness in Rahe's experiment?
Spinal nerves make up this nervous system.
Negative Methodological Issue of Marmot's study
Where does ACTH travel to in HPAC?
Do we tend to use coping methods together or separately?
Stage 3 of Hardiness Training
Invading organisms
Found evidence to suggest Type A behaviour has no link to a vulnerability to stress
A basic element to hardiness?
Librium is an example of a benzo. Give another example. (1)
Involves a variety of lymphocytes that destroy pathogens such as viruses and bacteria.
Study that found that workers in lower grade jobs were twice as likely to develop illness (eg. heart conditions) than workers in higher grade jobs
The branch of the ANS activated by the hypothalamus in SAM
Negative methodological issue of Rosenman's study
Negative evaluation of Holmes and Rahe?
A type of social support
The GAS stage where HPAC and SAM are high but you can't deal with stress (eg. chronic), so you start to get ill.
Positive methodological issue of Rosenman's study?
Negative evaluation of the GAS?

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