Cost of caring in relation to role overload Stressor Related to roles and

Cost of caring in relation to role overload stressor

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Cost of caring – in relation to role overloadStressorRelated to roles and expectationsCaretaker role comes with stressors oRole conflict – when roles conflict with each other, such as if parenting role conflicts with work roles
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Mental distress oWhen you look at the types of mental disorder, you will see a difference betweengenders Women – anxiety and depressionMen – substance abuse and antisocial disorder (externalized mental disorders)oMen and women express mental illness in different waysoGender equivalent terms Rise in suicide rates oWomen attempt suicide more – they use pills which are not as successful compared to guns oMen are more successful at committing suicide – they use more fatalistic ways No gender differences in psychosis – gender differences are not always the answerStraying from gender roles may cause distressoMen stay at home dads are looked down uponoWomen women in high status positions Optimal mental health conditions for men and womenoWomen who work and have husbands who both work and do an equal share of housework and caretakingoHow do you translate this to children?Family socializes new born childrenTransgender oIncongruenceoNot being content with the gender you were assignedoNot being treated as the gender that you want to be
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