Effects of stress on sleep: the moderating role of coping style.

  title={Effects of stress on sleep: the moderating role of coping style.},
  author={Avi Sadeh and Giora Keinan and Keren Daon},
  journal={Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association},
  volume={23 5},
  • A. Sadeh, G. Keinan, Keren Daon
  • Published 1 September 2004
  • Psychology
  • Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association
The aim of this prospective quasi-experimental study was to assess the role of coping style as a factor moderating the relationship between stress and sleep. Sleep of 36 students was assessed by means of actigraphy and daily logs during low-stress and high-stress periods. The high-stress period was the week that the students were evaluated for acceptance to graduate programs in clinical psychology. The low-stress period was a regular academic week. The students' ways of coping were assessed… 

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