The Handbook of Stress: Neuropsychological Effects on the Brain

The Handbook of Stress: Neuropsychological Effects on the Brain

Editor(s): Cheryl D. Conrad

Published Online: 14 OCT 2011 09:20AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781444330236

Online ISBN: 9781118083222

DOI: 10.1002/9781118083222

Series Editor(s): David Mostofsky

About this Book

The Handbook of Stress: Neuropsychological Effects on the Brain is an authoritative guide to the effects of stress on brain health, with a collection of articles that reflect the most recent findings in the field.

  • Presents cutting edge findings on the effects of stress on brain health
  • Examines stress influences on brain plasticity across the lifespan, including links to anxiety, PTSD, and clinical depression
  • Features contributions by internationally recognized experts in the field of brain health
  • Serves as an essential reference guide for scholars and advanced students

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Basics of the Stress Response

    1. Chapter 5

      Stress Effects on the Brain (pages 95–112)

      Johannes M. H. M. Reul, Andrew Collins and María Gutièrrez-Mecinas

  2. Part II: Stress Influences on Brain Plasticity and Cognition

  3. Part III: Stress Effects Across the Life Span

    1. Chapter 17

      Stress and Aging (pages 349–366)

      Erik B. Bloss, John H. Morrison and Bruce S. McEwen

  4. Part IV: Stress Involvement in Anxiety, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, and Depression

  5. Part V: Stress, Coping, Predisposition, and Sex Differences

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