Stress and Health

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Impact Factor: 1.036

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2012: 58/75 (Psychology); 88/121 (Psychiatry (Social Science)); 101/135 (Psychiatry)

Online ISSN: 1532-2998

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Special Issue on Stress and Cancer


Guest edited by Maggie Watson and Paul Jacobsen

The papers in this special issue cover topics ranging from possible psychological responses affecting the prognosis of cancer, through evaluation of distress, emotional issues and moderators of coping, to psychological intervention to support patients.

For more information please see the editorial.

Top Cited Papers

Some of Stress and Health's most recent top cited papers are listed below for you to read;

Psychological and symptomatic stress-related disorders with radio-electric treatment: psychometric evaluation.
Rinaldi, S., Fontani, V., Aravagli, L. and Margotti, M. L.

Psychological distress and collision involvement among adult drivers
Mann, R. E., Asbridge, M., Stoduto, G., Smart, R. G., Goldbloom, D. S., Vingilis, E. R. and Wickens, C. M.

Sleep Consistency and Sufficiency: Are Both Necessary for Less Psychological Strain?
Barber, L. K., Munz, D. C., Bagsby, P. G. and Powell, E. D.

Read more top cited papers from Stress and Health.

Stress & Health News


The Editors are pleased to announce the winners of the 2012 prizes for Best Paper and Best Reviewer:

Best Paper Overall winner:
A longitudinal study of the relationship between work engagement and symptoms of anxiety and depression
Innstrand ST, Langballe EM, Falkum E.

Effects of Self-directed Stress Management Training and Home-based Exercise on Stress Management Skills in Cancer Patients Receiving Chemotherapy
Phillips KM, Jim HS, Small BJ, Tanvetyanon T, Roberts WS, Jacobsen PB

Best Reviewer: Wendi Benson

We congratulate the winners and thank everyone who contributed to the journal in 2012 as authors or reviewers.

Wiley Blackwell is delighted to announce that Stress and Health will be available online-only as of January 2013. Find out more.

Call for Abstracts: Special Issue of Stress and Health on Psychological Resilience of Workers in High-Risk Occupations

Call for Papers Psychological Resilience of Workers in High-Risk Occupations

Please submit your abstracts to Dr. Ian de Terte