This preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: Possible stressors: o Location On-the-job vs. off-the-job o Timing Occasional vs. chronic Individual vulnerability: o Type As: Aggressive Ambitious Competitive Impatient W/ a sense of urgency o Type Bs: Opposite of Type A o Classic hot Type A: Adverse reactions to stress More likely to have heart attacks o Mixed types: Better able to cope w/ stress o Class Type B: Best able to cope w/ stress Less likely to survive heart attacks o Individual vulnerability: Both positive and negative recent life events Affected by perceived stress...
View Full Document
- Fall '10