Ch 9: Cognition & Health

About This Chapter

This chapter looks at connections between mental and physical health. You'll review the factors that can affect such cognitive health while exploring related terms, disorders, and concepts.

Cognition & Health - Chapter Summary

This chapter examines the link between cognition and health. You'll find video and text lessons detailing related matters of anxiety as well as relevant psychological research and terminology. By the end of the chapter you'll have gone over all of the following:

  • Differentiating between subjective, objective, and functional health
  • Perspectives on anxiety disorders
  • Test anxiety in children
  • The use of performance-enhancing drugs in sports
  • Stress and its consequences
  • Causes of depression and methods of treatment

You can use the practice quizzes to check your comprehension of each lesson before continuing to another. These interactive assessments let you jump right back to the related portion of the material whenever you answer incorrectly, and they can be taken as many times as you want. At the end of the chapter, you'll find a practice final exam providing a more overall evaluation of your understanding.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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