Stress Management

  • Michael Feuerstein
  • Elise E. Labbé
  • Andrzej R. Kuczmierczyk


In recent years, much effort has been devoted to the application of methods in clinical psychology to reduce the impact of stress. These techniques have evolved from a diverse set of theoretical frameworks, ranging from principles of Eastern philosophy to learning principles that form the foundation of behavioral psychotherapy. In this chapter, various stress-management techniques will be reviewed. The chapter first focuses on a description of several techniques and then gives examples of their application to the prevention and treatment of stress-related health problems.


Stress Management Relaxation Response Relaxation Training Dental Fear Behavioral Skill Training 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Feuerstein
    • 1
  • Elise E. Labbé
    • 2
  • Andrzej R. Kuczmierczyk
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Rochester School of Medicine and DentistryRochesterUSA
  2. 2.University of Miami School of MedicineMiamiUSA

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