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  • Stress and Coping
  • We examined associations of stress and coping with racism with unprotected anal intercourse (UAI) in a sample of African American (N = 403), Asian/Pacific Islander (N = 393), and Latino (N = 400) MSM recruited in Los Angeles County, CA during 2008-2009. (springer.com)
  • individuals
  • Data suggests that emotional support may play a more significant role in protecting individuals from the deleterious effects of stress than structural means of support, such as social involvement or activity. (wikipedia.org)
  • The support that individuals receive from family, friends, colleagues, organizations, and community has a profound impact on their psychological health, physical health, and on the ability to deal with adversities and challenges. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • For example, in the case of the serotonin transporter gene, individuals who are homozygous for the allele associated with lower transcriptional efficiency of the promoter (s/s) are at a greater risk for depressive symptomatology in unsupportive social environments, but those with the same genotype show lower depressive symptomatology in supportive social environments, compared with those with s/l or l/l genotypes ( 3 , reviewed in ref. 8 ). (pnas.org)
  • Psychology
  • Social support is studied across a wide range of disciplines including psychology , medicine , sociology , nursing , public health , education , rehabilitation , and social work . (wikipedia.org)
  • It doesn't matter what's causing their stress, men and women have very different coping strategies,' says Professor Cary Cooper, Distinguished Professor of Organisational Psychology at Lancaster University. (axappphealthcare.co.uk)
  • Illness representations / schemas: organized conceptions of illness Acquired through personal experience, family and friends, contacts with health care system, mass media Provide patients with a framework or schema for  Understanding their illness  Coping with their illness  Telling them what to look out for if they are becoming ill Antoinette M. Lee, HKU Master in Behavioral Health Health Psychology Module Spring 2005 Illness Representations Five dimensions of illness representations: 1. (studylib.net)
  • IDENTITY Label given to the illness and the symptoms experienced Beliefs about associated symptoms Disease prototype PERCEIVED CAUSE OF ILLNESS Biological, psychological, behavioral Cultural influences Internal versus external locus of control Antoinette M. Lee, HKU Master in Behavioral Health Health Psychology Module Spring 2005 Illness Representations TIME LINE 3. (studylib.net)
  • 1984
  • In other words, it is an experience which - according to the most common definition of stress (Lazarus & Folkman, 1984) - may be perceived as a stressful situation, which requires coping efforts from an individual, and whose aim is to improve the situation or well-being. (termedia.pl)
  • compensatory
  • Berghuis and Stanton (2002) reported a compensatory effect of emotional-approach coping: an unfavorable high level of coping in women compensated for its low level in men, thus preventing the occurrence of depression in the former. (termedia.pl)
  • adjustment
  • Since the family is an important part of a patient's support system, it is believed that any study of adjustment should also include the perceptions of family members. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • social- psychological adjustment model stage 1: denial stage 2: resistance stage 3: affirmation stage 4: integration in a longitudinal study. (prezi.com)
  • 17 years, average age of participants= 52 yrs participants with an high internal locus of control had more positive adjustment scores those who say they cope through acceptance of disease show improvements in self concept while those reporting religion or family as major coping strategy have decreasing self concepts (in contrast to exploratory study) (Brooks and Matson, 1982). (prezi.com)
  • life
  • The Determinants of young Adult Social well-being and Health longitudinal study draws on life-course models to understand ethnic differences in health. (springer.com)
  • Regardless of the label, experiencing job loss is a stressful event, on par with the death of a spouse in terms of potential life impact. (iresearchnet.com)
  • beliefs about the impact of illness on their life (physical, emotional, social consequences) beliefs about treatments that result CURABILTY & CONTROLLABILITY 5. (studylib.net)
  • Dardas L, Ahmad M (2013) Coping strategies and mediators and moderators between stress and quality of life among parents of children with autistic disorder. (springer.com)
  • supportive
  • Social support is the perception and actuality that one is cared for, has assistance available from other people, and most popularly, that one is part of a supportive social network . (wikipedia.org)
  • Received support (also called enacted support) refers to specific supportive actions (e.g., advice or reassurance) offered by providers during times of need. (wikipedia.org)
  • As supportive care needs emerge, a patient may be referred to other members of the team, such as social workers, psychiatrists, palliative care/supportive care clinicians, or dietitians, to make further assessments and supportive care recommendations. (lungcancercap.org)
  • Hierarchical regression analyses revealed a moderating effect of supportive parenting on punitive parenting and on emotionally oriented coping strategies in predicting victimization. (springer.com)
  • peer support
  • Peer support interventions can improve carer wellbeing and interventions that engage both the carer and person with dementia can have significant mutual benefits. (biomedcentral.com)
  • This paper describes the protocol for a complex trial that evaluates one-to-one peer support and a group reminiscence programme, both separately and together, in a factorial design. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A 2 × 2 factorial multi-site randomised controlled trial of individual peer support and group reminiscence interventions for family carers and people with dementia in community settings in England, addressing both effectiveness and cost-effectiveness. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Hence a body of work is developing to evaluate befriending and peer support interventions. (biomedcentral.com)
  • For family carers of people with dementia neither the effectiveness nor the cost-effectiveness of befriending or peer support has been established. (biomedcentral.com)
  • However, carers reported that they enjoyed and gained from the experience, particularly those who were befriended by former family carers, which highlights the potential therapeutic effects of peer support. (biomedcentral.com)
  • This is offered by community groups, peer support groups and therapists. (abbeycarefoundation.com)
  • Family members also access self-help information provided on the Gambling Help Online website as well as community peer support forums. (aifs.gov.au)
  • responses
  • Although stress from racism within the gay community increased the likelihood of engaging in UAI among MSM of color, we found little evidence that coping responses to racism buffered stress from racism. (springer.com)
  • Some sex differences have been noted in coping responses. (wikipedia.org)
  • behaviors
  • Greater neural flexibility signals in the VmPFC during stress are correlated with active coping whereas lower dynamic activity in the VmPFC is associated with a higher level of unhealthy coping behaviors, including binge-drinking , emotional eating, and arguments and fights. (wikipedia.org)
  • The main reasons people sought help was to educate themselves about gambling behaviors and how to support and encourage problem gamblers to seek help. (aifs.gov.au)
  • norms
  • Guided by this perspective, the present investigation explored the possibility that an oxytocin receptor gene ( OXTR rs53576) may be sensitive to social input in the form of culture-specific relational norms. (pnas.org)
  • We examined whether culture-specific norms regarding relationships represent a source of social input that affects phenotypic expression of OXTR . (pnas.org)
  • physiological differences and social norms influence help-seeking behaviour  SOCIAL CLASS- in USA, those of lower SES use health services less. (studylib.net)
  • Lazarus
  • A content thematic analysis was performed following a mixed-strategy text codification in Lazarus framework and in emerging codes from the data. (biomedcentral.com)
  • unhealthy
  • Drug abuse is a disorder associated with an unhealthy pattern of drug consumption, and causes social problems for the individual. (jhrba.com)
  • relationship
  • We thus propose that the relationship between coping and psychological well-being is mediated by the extent of perceived sense of control. (frontiersin.org)
  • The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between coping strategies and work engagement in three occupational groups in South Africa. (scielo.org.za)
  • This study contributes to the knowledge about the relationship between coping strategies and work engagement in South African organisations. (scielo.org.za)
  • Path analyses revealed that the mother's childrearing mediated the positive relationship between mother's SOC and the cooperation, self-control, and assertiveness aspects of children's social skills. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The Relationship between Psychological Hardiness and Coping Strategies during Pregnancy', Journal of Midwifery and Reproductive Health , 3(3), pp. 408-417. (ac.ir)
  • Correlations between DSA and two social interest surveys reflect an inverse relationship between discouragement and social interest. (unt.edu)
  • interventions
  • Organisations should consider employees' coping strategies when they introduce interventions to improve work engagement. (scielo.org.za)
  • As interventions delivered by health staff can 'medicalise' the experience of caring and raise stigma [ 7 ], interventions in the voluntary and community sector can provide a more informal setting for the support of carers. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Low-intensity interventions delivered by a professional variously replicate traditional talk therapy and may involve counselling, support, information or referral. (aifs.gov.au)
  • event
  • Ruminating about this mental representation of the stressful event can cause autonomic activation similar to that observed in response to the original incident, and may occur and persist long after the event itself has ended. (hindawi.com)
  • biological
  • The good news is that our understanding of the biological underpinnings of the fight-or-flight response has led to well-researched, effective treatments and coping methods. (goodtherapy.org)
  • Family
  • Family relationships, friends, and membership in clubs and organizations contribute to social integration. (wikipedia.org)
  • My friends and family would offer advice and support, and stand by me whatever choice I made. (nautil.us)
  • Short-term online services have been developed in Australia to support family and friends impacted by a problem gambler. (aifs.gov.au)
  • Although these low-intensity and self-help options have been offered to family members for more than five years in Australia, there has not as yet been any examination of the specific experiences of family members seeking help online or indeed their treatment and support needs more broadly. (aifs.gov.au)
  • physiological and psychological aspects and the social roles of family members. (ac.ir)