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holds that physical illness is caused by a complex interaction of biological, psychological,...
concerned with how psychosocial factors relate to the promotion and maintenance of health and...
occurs when two or more incompatible motivations or behavioral impulses compete for epression
a choice must be made between two attractive goals
a choice must be made between two unattractive goals
a choice must be made about whether to pursue a single goal that has both attractive and unattractive...
any noticeable alterations in one's living circumstances that require readjustment
general adaptation syndrome
a model of the body's stress response, consisting of three stages: alarm, resistance, and exhaustion
refers to efforts to master, reduce, or tolerate the demands created by stress
a passive behavior produced by exposure to unavoidable aversive events
largely unconscious reactions that protect a person from unpleasant emotions such as anxiety...
the body's defensive reaction to invasion by bacteria, viral agents, or other foreign substances
acquired immune deficiency syndrome
a disorder in which the immune system is gradually weakened and eventually disabled by the...
involves unrealistically pessimistic appraisals of stress that exaggerate the magnitude of...