Latest Coping Stories

2009-03-13 16:41:39

Police funerals, workplace discrimination, lack of cooperation and job dissatisfaction correlate with police officer work stress, U.S. researchers say.

2009-03-13 10:00:06

Exposure to critical incidents, workplace discrimination, lack of cooperation among coworkers, and job dissatisfaction correlated significantly with perceived work stress among urban police officers, according to a study by researchers at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health.

2009-02-18 19:47:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Midwest Center for Stress and Anxiety announced today the re-launch of its website, www.stresscenter.com, the premier online destination for news, information and solutions for coping with stress, anxiety and depression.

2009-02-18 15:10:03

After a collective trauma, such as the crash of Continental Flight 3407, people often experience the tragedy via media coverage, U.S. researchers suggest.

2008-09-25 03:00:12

By Simon, Shelley Chiropractors are facing change that is unprecedented in its pace and intensity, and they're not alone. In today's complex society, we all are increasingly impacted by shifts in economic conditions, politics, technology, social norms, globalization and regulatory influences.

2008-09-11 03:00:20

By Firth, Nola Frydenberg, Erica; Greaves, Daryl Abstract. This study explored the effect of a coping program and a teacher feedback intervention on perceived control and adaptive coping for 98 adolescent students who had specific learning disabilities.

2008-07-07 18:00:07

By Tom Muha Abby has been working extra hours for months in order to earn enough money to help pay for a family vacation this summer. Even though she loves her job, lately she's been finding herself becoming negative.

2008-06-16 09:00:10

By Nicole Warburton Deseret News You know the feeling. Your heart rate jumps, your body tenses and your mind just spins. Stress. Sometimes it leaves you feeling as if you're a gerbil on the wheel, endlessly running, with no idea how to get off. Just keep breathing, you tell yourself. Breathe.

2008-06-16 06:00:23

A GROUP of students have teamed up with a youth charity to produce a DVD designed to help young people avoid conflict. The Queen Margaret University media students have been working with teenagers from the Bridges Project in Musselburgh to produce the short film series.

2008-06-03 03:00:10

By Li, Ming-hui College students often live stressful lives, yet some college students appear to adapt better than their peers in similar situations. Active coping appears to be a vital factor that contributes to a successful adaptation.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.