stress inoculation

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stress in·oc·u·la·tion

in clinical psychology, an approach intended to provide patients with cognitive and attitudinal skills that they can use to cope with stress.

stress inoculation

a procedure useful in helping patients control anxiety by substituting positive coping statements for statements that bring about anxiety.
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This will help build psychological resilience but that needs to be complemented by new architectural designs, flood resistant construction and retro-fitting, holistic engineering solutions working with utility suppliers, and Government-subsidised insurance for those priced out of protection.
Although physical fitness is one basic requirement, what's really being tested is psychological resilience and character, as candidates undergo sleep deprivation, interrogation and a series of increasingly complex mind games.
Social, physical, financial and psychological resilience is pivotal to giving us the strength to pursue sustainable options.
Researchers leading the study, from Britain's Oxford University, Exeter University, University College London, and the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, said it is based on the theory that, just as physical training is linked with better physical health, so psychological resilience training is linked to better mental health.
They explained that the programme of research is based on the theory that, just as physical training is associated with improved physical health, psychological resilience training is linked to better mental health.
Simple strategies for psychological resilience, based on cognitive behavioural therapy techniques, are also provided for parents struggling to manage their own emotional reactions to caring for a discontented baby.
Psychologists explore concepts such as perception, cognition, attention, emotion, phenomenology, motivation, brain functioning, personality, behavior, and interpersonal relationships, including psychological resilience, family resilience, and other areas.
We need to have those with mild to moderate ADHD given greater access to non-pharmacological interventions to build psychological resilience and empower them with the skills to self manage their health.
The Ready and Resilient Campaign focuses on reinforcing the physical, emotional, and psychological resilience of our Soldiers, civilians, and Families and on improving their ability to deal with the challenges and rigors of the demanding military profession.
Psychological resilience and postdeployment social support protect against traumatic stress and depressive symptoms in soldiers returning from Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.
But the negative feelings vanished in purpose-driven individuals, who Burrow suspects had more psychological resilience.
Building psychological resilience in military personnel; theory and practice.

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