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-  Generally, any force that when applied to a system causes some significant modification.

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Life Stress  
  American Institute of Stress  - A good American site, but limited free information, although lots of information packs etc. are available for sale. 3/5
Coping Strategies - Coping strategies refer to the specific efforts, both behavioral and psychological, that people employ to master, tolerate, reduce, or minimize stressful events. 3/5
Eustress - Part of a general slide presentation on Managing Stress.  2/5
Eustress - Part of a general Stress Management Presentation.  2/5
Holmes-Rahe Scale - Example of the Scale. 2/5
Hans Slye - Theory of the general adaptation syndrome which is supported by experimental facts.  3/5
How to Survive Unbearable Stress - A brief online book by Steve Burns, M.D. Intended for high school and college students.  2/5
International Stress Management Association ( UK ) - ISMA(UK)is a registered charity promoting standards in stress managent. The site contains articles, booklists, help pages and mich information on stress and its treatment.  3/5
Jenkins Activity Survey - A description. 2/5
Manage Stress - Coping Techniques - Relaxation - Articles From Life Clinic Com.  3/5
NIH Guide: Women's Mental Health and Gender Differences - Men and women. Animal and human studies indicate that gender differences in hormonal factors may modulate physiological and behavioral response to stress.   3/5
Our Body’s Reaction to Stress (General Adaptation Syndrome (GAS)) - When a person experiences stress, the brain responds by initiating 1400 different responses including the dumping of a variety of chemicals to our blood stream. An Article. 3/5
  Shell-Shock - By 1914 British doctors working in military hospitals noticed patients suffering from "shell shock". Early symptoms included tiredness, irritability, giddiness ...  2/5 Student
Stress and Cardiovascular Disease - Is There a Relationship?. An Article. 3/5
Stress and Gender - Causes of female and male depression and anxiety might be quite different from each other. It is not known for sure if stress affects men and women differently. Generally, as the two genders often operate in different social contexts, both tend to develop different emotional dispositions and personality traits. 3/5
Stress at Christmas - From What Women Want - An Article read at Xmas time.  3/5
Stress Home Page - Stress UK, Occupational and Personal Stress Management.  2/5
Stress Inventory- The following scale was developed by Holmes and Rahe to investigate the relationship between social readjustment, stress and susceptibility to illness. 3/5.
US Veterans' Association 3/5
      
Trauma General
David Baldwin's Trauma Information Page - Focus Primarily on Emotional Trauma and Traumatic Stress, including PTSD.  3/5
Colin A. Ross Institute - Was formed to further the understanding of psychological trauma and its consequences by providing educational services, research, and clinical treatment of trauma based disorders. 3/5
European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, ESTSS - The European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, established in 1993, is the European network for professionals in the field of psychotraumatology. The European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies seeks to ensure continued prominence is given to all aspects of traumatic stress and its many repercussions. The European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies promotes networking between individuals and organisations within the field of psychotraumatology.  3/5
International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies 3/5
  Our Body’s Reaction to Stress (General Adaptation Syndrome (GAS)). 3/5
The Lasting Effects of Psychological Trauma on Memory and the Hippocampus - J. Douglas Bremner, M.D. An Article. 3/5
Trauma Treatment Manual - By Dr. Edward L. Schmookler.  4/5
Victim-Assistance Online -  V.A.O.R. is working towards the creation an virtual community of victim-assistance service providers in cyberspace.  2/5
Work-related psychological trauma- A social psychological and organisational approach to understanding response and recovery. An Article. 3/5
 
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