psy270r3_appendix_d - Axia College Material Appendix D...

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Axia College Material Appendix D Psychological and Psychophysiological Stress Disorders Respond to the following: 1. Stress can be the root cause of psychological disorders. Name four symptoms shared by acute and posttraumatic stress disorders.   1. Re-experiencing the Event 2. Avoidance and  Emotional Numbing 3. Hyper vigilance, irritability, sleep problems 4. Alienation,  depression and physical symptoms (headache, stomachache)  2. What life events are most likely to trigger a stress disorder? Job loss death relationships 3. Traumatic events do not always result in a diagnosable psychological disorder. What factors determine how a person may be affected by one such event? Biological and genetic factors personality and childhood experiences 4. What are the four stages in meeting the psychological needs of disaster victims? Impact phase early aftermath phase and long term aftermath phase 5. What is the link between personality styles and heart disease? There is a correlation 
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