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these are the phazes of the general adaptation syndrome

alarm, resistance, exhaustion

a loss of perceived control tends to result in this

the suppression of immune responses

dissociative amnesia is typically triggered by this

extreme stress

this therapist and his colleagues seek to reverse clients' catastrophizing beliefs about themselves, their situations and their futures

cognitive therapist Aaron Beck

this is a disorder in which amnesia is accompanied by physical flight from home and identity


when Hans Selye injected rats with an ovarian hormone extract, he observed this

they developed bleeding ulcers

the risk of heart disease is increased by this

smoking, lack of exercise hypertension

in which of the disorder is a person continually tense, apprehensive, and in a state of autonomic arousal

generalized anxiety disorder

the process by which we appraise and cope with events that threaten or challenge us is called this


Carl Rogers is known for the development of this therapeutic approach

person (or client) centered therapy

a sense of being separated from your body and watching yourself with a sense of detachment is a symptom of this


in response to stress, the adrenal gland releases this


rats that received electric shocks were unlikely to develop ulcers if this happened

they could control the termination of the shocks

psychological disorders in which people lose contact with reality and experience irrational ideas and distorted perceptions are known as this class of disorders

psychotic disorders

the expression toward a therapist of feelings linked with earlier relationships is known as this


specific physical symptoms that have no apparent physiological basis

a conversion disorder

in the 1920's, Walter Cannon discovered that stress produced an outpouring of these into the blood stream

epinephrine and norepinephrine

the condition known as burnout results from the stress that typically accompanies this

daily work hassles

a lack of conscience or feelings of guilt is most characteristic of those who suffer from this disorder

antisocial personality disorder

psychoanalytic techniques are designed primarily to help clients do this

become aware of their repressed conflicts and impulses

compulsions are best described as this

repetitive behaviors

frequent nightmares, insomnia, and depression are symptoms most clearly associated with this

post-traumatic disorder

psychologists are most likely to define maladaptive behavior as disordered if it is this

unusual and socially unacceptable

this therapist made the most extensive use of "free association"

Sigmund Freud

offensive and unwanted thoughts that persistently preoccupy a person


the repeated association of pleasant relaxing states with stimuli that arouse fear is a central feature of these

systematic desensitization

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