# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Mental Health Assisting Careers Task 144308004

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Explain specific techniques for managing stress.


Explanation should include
  • impact of stress on the body
  • techniques for managing stress
  • healthy guidelines for reducing stress.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How does stress affect the whole person—physically, psychologically, socially, and spiritually?
  • How can prolonged or frequent exposure to stress threaten one’s health?
  • What are ways to help your body deal with stress?
  • How can meditation and relaxation techniques help manage stress?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.

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Knowledge Test: Behavioral Health