Contains a PowerPoint presentation covering stress and health. This is meant to be used in the Motivation, Emotion, and Stress unit in AP Psychology but could be adapted for health classes or other courses as well.
The PowerPoint is HIGHLY animated and is designed to capture student attention. Each slide has transitions along with rich, moving media. Additionally, a guided note sheet is included in the zip file to help students follow along with the presentation.
Topics covered include:
-- Stress vs. Stressors
-- Gender Responses to Stress
-- General Adaptation Syndrome (Alarm, Resistance, Exhaustion)
-- Social Readjustment Rating Scale
-- Stress and Health
-- Coronary Heart Disease
-- Stress and Correlations to Various Life Factors
-- Aerobic Exercise
-- Weight Loss and Weight Discrimination
-- Managing Stress
-- Spiritual and Religious Reactions to Stress
-- Alternative Medicines for Stress
Please note that the fonts "Tekton Pro" and "Nyala" are used in these documents. If your computer does not have these fonts installed, it will automatically replace them with a default font, which will cause it to look different than the screenshots indicated and require you to re-format the slides.
By purchasing this file, you agree not to make it publicly available (on websites, etc.) or to share with any other teachers. It is intended for classroom use only.