psychological distress

psychological distress

A general term for the end result of factors (psychogenic pain, internal conflicts and external stress) that prevent a person from self-actualisation and connecting with significant others.

psychological distress

The end result of factors–eg, psychogenic pain, internal conflicts, and external stress that prevent a person from self-actualization and connecting with 'significant others'. See Humanistic psychology.
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We used unadjusted and adjusted logistic regression to assess the association between DM and depression, and DM and psychological distress.
But evidence suggests the medical profession aren't as good at dealing with the psychological distress that such diseases can cause.
8 percent of female respondents were characterized as having serious psychological distress, compared with 3.
In a result that surprised researchers, a study in Personal Psychology found that employees who have hostile bosses are better off on several measures If they return the hostility, as these workers felt less like victims when they retaliated against their bad bosses and, as a result, experienced less psychological distress, more job satisfaction, and more commitment to their employer.
NEW research at Teesside University has found a significant number of teenage footballers released by their clubs go on to experience clinical levels of psychological distress.
Our objective was to assess residency training in an institution accredited for postgraduate medical training in Nigeria, to assess psychological distress, and to look for any association between residency training and psychological distress.
The NHS Choices website says women may be considered if they suffer backache, neck pain, skin irritation, poor posture, an inability to exercise or psychological distress caused by self-consciousness, harassment or depression.
The youth show high levels of psychological distress.
MORE than half of young people have reported "severe" levels of psychological distress, a new survey has revealed.
Religious coping, posttraumatic stress, psychological distress, and posttraumatic growth among female survivors four years after Hurricane Katrina
Washington, Oct 14 ( ANI ): A new study has revealed that women, who are the victims of stalking, are two to three times more likely to suffer from psychological distress than those who have never been stalked.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Maternal psychological distress combined with exposure to air pollution during pregnancy has an adverse impact on the child's behavioral development, according to researchers at the Columbia Center for Children's Environmental Health at the Mailman School of Public Health.

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