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What are the possible emotional effects of stress ?

May cause negative self image.

May cause low self-esteem.

May result in feeling less secure.

May cause breakdown of attachments.


What are the possible social effects of stress?

May make forming friendships/relationships difficult.

May cause intimate relationships to break down.

May have less confidence in own ability.

May cause a loss of independence.


What are the possible physical effects of stress?

Slows physical growth in children.

Delays the onset of puberty.

Speeds of the onset of ageing process.

Can result in on healthy eating - weight loss/gain.


What are the possible intellectual effects of stress?

Reduces ability to think creatively.

Reduces ability to problem solve.

Reduces concentration and memory.