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Unformatted text preview: Anger may be the key factor of this behavior – Type B Personality: • All types other than Type As • Unlikely to have a heart attack Hardy Personality (Maddi, 2006) • Personality type associated with superior stress resistance – Sense of personal commitment to self and family – Feel they have control over their lives and their work – See life as a series of challenges, not threats Social Support Close, positive relationships with others People with social support tend to be happy, hardy, optimistic, and healthy Women usually make use of social support more than men...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY ps 101 taught by Professor - during the Spring '10 term at Montgomery.
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