Unformatted text preview: Occurs in general population as well: 1) most common - rape 2) seeing someone die or severely injured 3) close brush with death Symptoms include - nightmares, sleep disturbances, jumpiness, etc. D) Psychological Problems/Disorders- usually the result of prolonged stress: insomnia, nightmares, poor academic performance, sexual dysfunctions, anxiety, schizophrenia, depression, eating disorders, and lots more. What can you do about it??? There are many techniques to reduce stress and the progression through the Psychosomatic Model. For example, there are relaxation techniques such as Meditation, Progressive Neuromuscular Relaxation, exercise, biofeedback, and Selective Awareness, just to name a few....
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This note was uploaded on 12/04/2011 for the course PSY 2012 taught by Professor Scheff during the Fall '08 term at Broward College.
- Fall '08