The three successive phases of the general adaptation syndrome are
alarm reaction, resistance, and exhaustion
The emotional bonding and mutual support that survivors of natural disasters provide to one another best illustrates
the tend-and-befriend response
The study of how psychological, neural, and endocrine processes combine to affect our immune system and health is called
Bernard is an ambitious, highly competitive corporate lawyer who recently had a heart attack. He tends to be impatient and a perfectionist, and he gets angry over little things. Research suggests that Bernard's susceptibility to heart attacks may be most closely linked to his
To alleviate the stress of losing her job, Alicia enrolled in a work retraining program that led to full-time employment. Alicia's behavior best illustrates
Elderly nursing home residents tend to decline faster and die sooner than they would otherwise if they lack
The perception that our fate is determined by chance events is most closely associated with
an external locus of control
In the long run, people who practice self-regulation through physical exercise and time-managed study programs experience an increase in
Religiously active people have _______ socially supportive relationships and ________ life-styles than those who are not religiously active.
People are likely to experience higher levels of ________ if they seek to contribute to their communities rather than simply strive for personal wealth and power.