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Unformatted text preview: aspects.--Perceived control **Learned helplessness (battered wives syndrome)—doesn’t matter what you do, you can’t control situation/escape, so you give up. **Predictability —Pop quizzes are bad, do not measure performance better than scheduled because anxiety is higher than normal all the time, and this causes worse performance. **Context —Classroom teaching to college students vs. teachers mother in the back of the class, context changes even a little bit and stress level changes.--Work-related factors **Environmental factors (lighting, noise, crowding) **Job-related factors (workload, deadlines) **Personality factors **Burnout How is Stress measured?--Life events scale **Positive and negative events **Is missing perception (somethings don’t stress some people out) **Is missing items of chronic stressors--Life’s Hassles **Daily hassles—little problems of daily living that are not significant in themselves but that they accumulate. **Interruptions...
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- Spring '08
- Stress, Eustress, beneficial stress, stress level changes