Stress, Sex Differences, and Coping Strategies Among College Students

  title={Stress, Sex Differences, and Coping Strategies Among College Students},
  author={Ruby R. Brougham and Christy M. Zail and Celeste M. Mendoza and J. Miller},
  journal={Current Psychology},
  • Ruby R. Brougham, Christy M. Zail, +1 author J. Miller
  • Published 2009
  • Psychology
  • Current Psychology
  • The sources of stress (academics, financial, family, social, and daily hassles) and coping strategies (self-help, approach, accommodation, avoidance, and self-punishment) of 166 college students were examined. The relationship between sex, specific sources of stress, and coping strategies was also investigated. Students completed a stress assessment inventory and a stress coping inventory based on a 5-factor revised COPE model (Zuckerman and Gagne Journal of Research in Personality, 37:169–204… CONTINUE READING
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