Evaluation of Extreme Events as Challenges or Threats to Cope with: Social Media as a Data Source for Stress Measurement

 

It aimed to apply the biopsychosocial model of challenge and threat to extreme events, testing a new method of coding and analysis of challenge/threat indicators, and creating a new quantitative measure of stress evaluation.

Coordinated by the researcher Rui Gaspar, in partnership with the Directorate-General of Health, it was applied to Crisis Communication and Risk Perception during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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