Coping with stress

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group Inc. in New York

Written in English
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The book is for a healthy teenage audience. Illness or death of parent is identified as a source of stress. It is very easy to understand, with basic information on stress and stress management.

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ContributionsGwen K. Packard
LC ClassificationsP BF 724.3 PAC 1997
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21978725M
ISBN 10082392081X

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About the Author: Janine Halloran. Janine Halloran, LMHC is the Founder of Coping Skills for Kids where she provides products for parents to help their kids cope with stressful situations in healthy ways. She has been working with children, adolescents and their families for over 15 years.   Coping with the loss of a close friend or family member may be one of the hardest challenges that many of us face. When we lose a spouse, sibling or parent our grief can be particularly intense. Loss is understood as a natural part of life, but we can still be overcome by shock and confusion, leading to prolonged periods of sadness or depression.   This book is a primer about stress, stress-related disease, and the mechanisms of coping with stress. How is it that our bodies can adapt to some stressful emergencies, while other ones make us sick? Why are some of us especially vulnerable to stress-related diseases and what does that have to do with our personalities?”. Stress-busting strategies to tackle "dark" work risks. 06 March pm. A new book focusing on stress, burnout and the high suicide rate among veterinarians has outlined a seven-module "coping and wellbeing program", which includes important lessons for all time-poor or socially isolated workers.

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Format: Kindle Edition This is a good compilation of a wide variety of both problems that cause stress and methods to cope with the stress.

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The Five Rs―Rethink, Reduce, Relax, Release, and Reorganize―will empower you with a variety of strategies across five different levels of coping/5(22).

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Coping Skills for Kids Workbook by Janine Halloran (that’s me!) - This workbook is designed for older elementary school aged kids to read to themselves, or for kids and parents to read together.

There are over 75 ways to help kids learn to manage stress, anxiety and anger, with more than 20 kid friendly worksheets. In coping with change, the most important factor is the degree to which people possess resilience—the capacity to absorb high levels of change while displaying minimal dysfunctional behavior.

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Helps readers to take control of their lives 4/5. To cope effectively, you need to recognize stress and how it affects you. Examine the causes of your stress, your thoughts, how you feel about it and how you respond. Watch out for stressors. Stress-provoking situations are called “stressors.” They come at you from all directions, almost all the time.

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Worksheet 2 will help you to brainstorm new and healthier ways to cope with your stress. It first instructs you to identify the ways in which you can and cannot control the situations that trigger you.

Then, you brainstorm ways to cope with a triggering situation in the moment. Chronic stress may also cause disease, either because of changes in your body or the overeating, smoking and other bad habits people use to cope with stress. continued sress: We’ve all felt it. t sometimes stress can be a positive force, motivating you to File Size: KB.

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You will transform feeling stressed into feeling confident, resilient, in control, and energized. You will /5(77). Stress has many forms and impacts people of all ages, social strata, employment and geographies.

It is impossible to predict the stress levels for an individual. Still children, teens, working parents and seniors are among the groups that confront most stress factors related to life transitions.Coping with Stress.

Coping is the process of spending conscious effort and energy to solve personal and interpersonal problems. In the case of stress, coping mechanisms seek to master, minimize, or tolerate stress and stressors that occur in everyday life.

These mechanisms are commonly called coping skills or coping strategies.Give each stressful episode a stress rating (on, say, a scale) and use the diary to understand what triggers your stress and how effective you are in stressful situations.

This will enable you to avoid stressful situations and develop better coping mechanisms.