The book is based upon decades of innovative research with individuals facing distressing situations ranging from the hassling experiences of daily living to life-threatening events. Through it, learn how stress causes or worsens physical or mental illness, lowers defense against infectious disease and cancer, intensifies age-related memory loss, steals energy, and promotes depression besides recognize dimensions of your personality that may predispose you to unnecessary stress.
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About the Author(s)
KENNETH MATHENY is Regents Professor and Director of the Counseling
Psychology Program at Georgia State University.
CHRISTOPHER J. MCCARTHY is an Assistant Professor, University of Texas of