Lecture 3 stress

Marked distress that is in excess of what would be

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Unformatted text preview: o disease including common colds Psychological Reactions to Stress Some DSM disorders are triggered by exposure to stress Adjustment disorder PosQraumatic stress disorder Adjustment Disorder •  Maladaptive response to common stressor occurring within 3 months of stressor. •  Marked distress that is in excess of what would be expected •  Significant impairment in social, occupational or academic domains •  Many stressors can lead to adjustment disorder. Can you think of any of...
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