STRESS-DECOMPENSATION MODEL By Nugent, Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 This model is just about the conversion of normal behaviour into abnormal one due to high stress level. Due to depression, a person's behaviour is changed and he behaves abnormally. STRESS-DECOMPENSATION MODEL: "To become dysfunctional in behavior after hearing the news of mother's death is stress decomposition model." Related Psychology Terms STRESS REACTION STRESS TOLERANCE STRESS INCONTINENCE DISORDER SEX-ROLE REVERSAL BLANK HALLUCINATION STRESS MANAGEMENT BORDERLINE STATE STRESS IMMUNITY 1 MEDICAL MODEL Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "STRESS-DECOMPENSATION MODEL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stress-decompensation-model/ (accessed July 20, 2018).