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University of Toronto Scarborough
Health Studies
Anna Walsh

HLTB01H3S: Health, Aging and the Life Cycle Department of Health Studies University of Toronto at Scarborough Winter 2010 A&G: Ch 9 - The Interface Between Physical and Mental Health. Stress and Mental Health. A&G: Ch 10 - Stress, Coping, and Health. Chapter 9 The Interface between Physical and Mental Health Personality Processes and Disease N The idea that personality characteristics are related to health and illness is not new, by any means. N Sigmund Freud is credited with developing the first Western scientific theory of mind, and he believed that eventually psychological phenomena would be traced back to neurophysiological events. N More recent research has reinstated the relationship between personality and disease outcomes. Psychological Risk Factors and Health Hostility N Type A personalityType A Behaviour Pattern (TABP). Anxiety Relatively consistent effects of anxiety on heart disease and overall mortality have been found. Depression N Perhaps the strongest association between negative affect and health in late life is found with depression. Psychological Protective Factors and Health Control and Self-Efficacy 1 www.notesolution.com
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