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

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