Important positive events such as a birthday party for a child, graduating from high school, getting married, or anticipating a first grandchild:
a. are reinvigorating, but not stressful.
b. help relax the body and balance against life's stressors.
c. can produce stress similar to negative events.
d. allow true stressors to be placed in the background.
I think it is c.
- Psychology Please Help! - PsyDAG, Friday, December 2, 2011 at 1:53pm