STRESSOR By N., Sam M.S. - 282 Any external or internal factor that can cause stress is referred as stressor. STRESSOR: "Stressor is responsible for creating stress. It can be major or minute also." Related Psychology Terms ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Dissociative Identity Disorder Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention PEPTIC ULCER CHILD PSYCHIATRY PERSONALITY PATTERN DISTURBANCE Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY LEARNING ADDS CEREBRAL CORTEX Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "STRESSOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stressor/ (accessed July 6, 2022).