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  • Stressor
  • Myers, 2005, p. 449) Stress is looked at in two different forms, perceived stress and stressor exposure. (markedbyteachers.com)
  • Our study aims to test the effectiveness of a multi-part intervention to reduce stress in 9-1-1 TCs through an online mindfulness training and a toolkit containing workplace stressor reduction resources. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Examinations are a common short term stressor (Chapell et al, 2005), providing a non invasive paradigm for stress research, while at the same time, this research may have implica- tions for how students can be assisted to prevent and control stress, leading to better perform- ance. (scribd.com)
  • One common naturalistic stressor for any college student is examination stress. (kon.org)
  • symptoms
  • Social workers are an integral part of the treatment team and contribute significantly to helping patients manage symptoms and heal. (socialworker.com)
  • Historically, the medical model has separated physical and emotional symptoms and healing strategies. (socialworker.com)
  • Demographic data and self-reported symptoms related to work-related stress were collected. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Linear and binary regression analyses were applied to identify associations between these two measurements and subjects' characteristics, and associations between the two measurements and stress symptoms. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Self-reported symptoms of work-related stress included 64.4% of subjects reporting nervousness, 33.7% nightmares, 44.1% irritability, 40.8% headaches, 35.0% insomnia, and 41.4% gastrointestinal upset. (biomedcentral.com)
  • We found that high demands, little decision-making authority, and low levels of social support were associated with the development of stress-related symptoms. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The results also suggested that better performance on or a higher frequency of health-promoting life-style behaviors might reduce the chances of hospital staff developing stress-related symptoms. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The primary outcome is 9-1-1 TCs' self-reported symptoms of stress at three time points as measured by the C-SOSI (Calgary Symptoms of Stress Inventory). (biomedcentral.com)
  • 5 As the disease and physical symptoms progress, patients may experience difficulties in coping with the situation 2 Patients with advanced cancer or disease progression must address a change or deterioration of physical health, resulting in psychological and social concerns. (lungcancercap.org)
  • Psychosomatic reactions occur when physiological reactions characteristic for stress mobilization are strong enough and last long enough to cause general or system limited so- matic symptoms that can sometimes lead to a significant adverse emotional reaction (Kos- mala, 2004). (scribd.com)
  • emotions
  • Jennings and Greenberg ( 2009 ) argued that teachers' capacity to cope with work-related stress relates to their social and emotional competence (SEC), defined as an awareness and ability to regulate emotions. (springer.com)
  • Emotion regulation is the capacity to effectively manage one's emotional reactivity, including the conscious and unconscious use of strategies, and internal or external resources, to decrease, maintain or increase positive and negative emotions, in either an anticipatory or responsive manner (Cole et al. (springer.com)
  • In the police sample, four coping strategies (problem-focused coping, seeking social support, turning to religion and low ventilation of emotions) predicted work engagement best. (scielo.org.za)
  • posttraumatic stress d
  • Veterans experience high rates of both posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and suicidal behaviors when compared to the general public. (unl.edu)
  • Intrusive thoughts of the burn event and reliving it over and over may also occur and can indicate posttraumatic stress disorder. (fellowshipofreason.com)
  • interventions
  • 2012 ). Given these potential negative and costly effects of teacher stress, there is impetus to identify effective interventions to support teachers to stay healthy and remain within the profession. (springer.com)
  • Organisations should consider employees' coping strategies when they introduce interventions to improve work engagement. (scielo.org.za)
  • She has been an NIH funded researcher for the past 25 years and is most noted for her empirical studies on the efficacy of psychoeducational interventions to reduce stress and improve the psychological status of family caregivers of older adults with Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia. (stanford.edu)
  • positive
  • Specifically, a higher level of positive affect was predicted by a lower level of perceived stress, less use of religious coping, and more use of engagement coping in dealing with stress by the participants. (springeropen.com)
  • It is important to know the how you perceive these events because how a person reacts to stress can have positive or negative affects on your health. (markedbyteachers.com)
  • Considering that psychological hardiness was correlated with planning/preparation and positive/spiritual coping strategies, it is recommended to encourage pregnant women to adopt these adaptive strategies to overcome stress during pregnancy. (ac.ir)
  • Early intervention or prevention approaches may support teachers to develop positive coping and reduce the experience and impact of stress. (springer.com)
  • The nurse can assist the patient to develop effective coping strategies by setting specific expectations for behavior, promoting truthful communication to build trust, helping the patient practice appropriate strategies, and giving positive reinforcement when appropriate. (fellowshipofreason.com)
  • Additionally, the osteopathic values that underpin the whole-patient approach to care have a natural parallel in osteopathic medical education, where there is a need to promote positive coping skills as part of a student's professional development toward becoming a competent and well-balanced osteopathic physician. (jaoa.org)
  • approaches
  • Critical approaches in psychology and social work criticizing the current mainstream psychotherapy discourse have been gaining more ground in recent decades. (bgu.ac.il)
  • engagement
  • School teachers report high levels of stress which impact on their engagement with pupils and effectiveness as a teacher. (springer.com)
  • The coping strategies of their employees are amongst the activities that organisations should address to improve their employees' work engagement. (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)
  • Therefore, one way to increase work engagement is to reduce the stress levels of employees (Schiffrin & Nelson, 2010). (scielo.org.za)
  • measurement
  • Similarly, efforts to address global assessment concerns and specific research and measurement issues in the field of coping have encountered numerous obstacles. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • populations
  • The Brief COPE instrument has been utilized to conduct research on various populations, including people living with HIV (PLWH). (biomedcentral.com)
  • Thus, the Brief COPE should be applied to various populations and cultures with caution. (biomedcentral.com)
  • In contrast with research on undergraduate populations, addressing academic stress and feelings of competitiveness may not be viable strategies for mitigating nonmedical use of stimulants among medical students. (jaoa.org)
  • significantly
  • However, this stress-buffering effect has not been completely analyzed in individuals who report significantly high academic stress. (frontiersin.org)
  • Differences analysis confirmed that the participants reported significantly higher academic stress than their peers who were not preparing for PEE. (frontiersin.org)
  • predictors
  • Coping styles and perceived threat of death at the time of the burn injury are strong predictors of how well the patient recovers psychologically in the postburn period (Willebrand, Anderson & Ekselius, 2004). (fellowshipofreason.com)
  • adaptation
  • A recent comprehensive review by Kuo ( 2014 ) further marshals evidence clearly pointing to the pervasive and profound influences of the stress-coping-adaptation paradigm on contemporary theories of acculturation and cultural adjustment. (springeropen.com)
  • Family members need to be instructed about ways that they can support the patient as adaptation to burn trauma occurs. (fellowshipofreason.com)
  • palliative
  • 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)
  • stressors
  • It is more common that social workers will learn of other stressors-such as a diagnosis of autoimmune disease-through assessment or ongoing interactions with their clients. (socialworker.com)
  • Stress, as defined in Exploring Psychology: Sixth addition in Modules , is "the process by which we perceive and respond to certain events, called stressors, that we appraise as threatening or challenging. (markedbyteachers.com)
  • Perceptions
  • and perceptions of social work environment and mindfulness as mediators of stress reduction. (biomedcentral.com)
  • In 2012, first- and second-year students at a large osteopathic medical school were surveyed on the nonmedical use of prescription stimulants, stress, social networks, perceptions of drug use, and related topics. (jaoa.org)
  • demographic
  • Use of coping strategies in multiple sclerosis: Association with demographic and disease-related characteristics. (bioportfolio.com)
  • however, inquiry into the nonmedical use of prescription stimulants by medical students is warranted because of the unique qualities of the medical school environment (including academic pressure, stress, and competition with peers) and the demographic characteristics common to many medical students. (jaoa.org)
  • manifestation
  • Coping styles and symptomatic manifestation of first-episode psychosis: Focus on cognitive performance. (bioportfolio.com)
  • As part of vulnerable people, are homeless children and youth who are the extreme manifestation of social deterioration and exclusion because they have below the minimum needed to access services or resources [ 4 , 5 ], and lack admittance to decision-making power over their own social and economic destiny [ 6 , 7 ]. (intechopen.com)
  • high
  • Our report may contribute to the development of educational programs designed to encourage members of high stress groups among the hospital staff to increase their health-promoting behaviors. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Although pregnancy seems to be a pleasant experience in a women's life, the accompanied physical and psychological changes lead to high levels of stress in mothers. (ac.ir)
  • But earning high grades is not the only source of stress for college students. (kon.org)
  • Results: Participants reported moderate BoC and high level of social support. (bgu.ac.il)
  • 1 The unique qualities of the medical school environment, including intense academic pressure, high levels of stress, and stiff competition among peers, warrant further examination of this issue. (jaoa.org)
  • patients
  • This loss of bodily connection is compounded for patients with a trauma history, who are all too familiar with detaching or dissociating from themselves to cope with painful memories or in response to threats for survival. (socialworker.com)
  • Many patients respond positively to the use of contractual agreements and other strategies that recognize their independence and their specific role as part of the health care team moving toward the goal of self-care. (fellowshipofreason.com)
  • Results
  • Our results indeed revealed that strategies reflecting more engaged coping such as active confronting and reassuring thoughts, were associated with more sense of control and therefore to psychological well-being. (frontiersin.org)
  • The results supported the hypotheses and showed the two overall models to be significant in predicting affect of both kinds. (springeropen.com)
  • theories
  • Social support theories and models were prevalent as intensive academic studies in the 1980s and 1990s , and are linked to the development of caregiving and payment models, and community delivery systems in the US and around the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many theories exist about what humour is and what social function it serves. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • They need to be adaptable and flexible, able to absorb the pressures of work, the stresses of medicine, and the ethical and moral challenges associated with being a modern doctor. (bmj.com)
  • The potential misfit may, in turn, impact how older workers perceive themselves on the job, which leads to conflicting work identities. (frontiersin.org)