STRESS REACTION

Is the abnormal or non-adaptive behaviour which can be seen in response to stress is called stress reaction. Stress causes dysfunctioning of various parts of the body or deviance from normal behaviour.

STRESS REACTION: "A stress reaction is the reaction in response to stress."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "STRESS REACTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stress-reaction/ (accessed September 24, 2018).
SHARE