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

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