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Ch 14: Stress Disorders: Homework Help

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The Stress Disorders chapter of this Abnormal Psychology Homework Help course helps students complete their stress disorders homework and earn better grades. This homework help resource uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long.

How it works:

  • Identify which concepts are covered on your stress disorders homework.
  • Find videos on those topics within this chapter.
  • Watch fun videos, pausing and reviewing as needed.
  • Complete sample problems and get instant feedback.
  • Finish your stress disorders homework with ease!

Topics from your homework you'll be able to complete:

  • Definition of stress disorders
  • Basics of emotions
  • Types of emotions
  • Theories about emotions
  • Flight or fight responses
  • Acute stress disorder
  • Causes and types of psychophysiological disorders
  • Treatments for psychophysiological disorders
  • Positive psychology

9 Lessons in Chapter 14: Stress Disorders: Homework Help
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Stress Disorders: Definition and Perspectives

1. Stress Disorders: Definition and Perspectives

Stress disorders are psychological issues related to how a person reacts to stress in their life. Explore the definition and perspectives of stress disorders and learn about stress, approaches to stress, and managing stress.

Emotions in Psychology: Definition, Biological Components & Survival

2. Emotions in Psychology: Definition, Biological Components & Survival

Emotions are part of human affection and are controlled and regulated by specific areas of the brain. Learn the definition of emotions in psychology, study the biological components, and discover the role of emotions in survival and non-verbal communication.

Categories of Emotion: 6 Basic Emotions, Oppositional Pairs & Biology

3. Categories of Emotion: 6 Basic Emotions, Oppositional Pairs & Biology

Psychologists who study emotions have different ways of categorizing them. Explore Ekman's theory of the six basic emotions, Plutchik's theory of oppositional pairs, and how to think about emotions in terms of processing speed.

Theories of Emotion: James-Lange, Cannon-Bard, Two-Factor & Facial Feedback Hypothesis

4. Theories of Emotion: James-Lange, Cannon-Bard, Two-Factor & Facial Feedback Hypothesis

The James-Lange theory asserts that emotions are reactions to physiological arousal rather than the other way around. Explore the theories that challenged the James-Lange theory, such as Cannon-Bard and the two-factor theories of emotion, and discover the relevance of the facial feedback hypothesis.

Fight or Flight Response: Definition, Physiology & Examples

5. Fight or Flight Response: Definition, Physiology & Examples

The body's physiological reaction to danger, known as the fight or flight response, is mediated by the sympathetic nervous system. Learn how to define the fight or flight response, explore its physiology, and review examples of how it works.

Acute Stress Disorder: Definition, Causes and Treatment

6. Acute Stress Disorder: Definition, Causes and Treatment

When a person experiences intense stress and disassociation after a traumatic event, they may suffer from acute stress disorder. Learn the definition of acute stress disorder, then explore the diagnosis, causes, and treatments.

Psychophysiological Disorders: Definition, Types, Causes and Treatment

7. Psychophysiological Disorders: Definition, Types, Causes and Treatment

Psychophysiological disorders involve an interaction between psychological and physical conditions. Learn the definition, causes and types of psychophysiological disorders, examine how stress affects physical diseases, and explore the treatment options.

Positive Psychology: Optimism, Self-Efficacy & Happiness

8. Positive Psychology: Optimism, Self-Efficacy & Happiness

Positive psychology involves certain concepts related to positive feelings that help people cope with situations in their life. Learn about optimism and its relationship with happiness and self-efficacy.

What Is Chronic Stress? - Symptoms & Effects

9. What Is Chronic Stress? - Symptoms & Effects

Living with chronic stress can easily become the norm in our fast-paced world. In this lesson, we'll discuss the symptoms of chronic stress and how it can affect your health, and then you can test your knowledge with a quiz.

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