In a 2- to 3-page paper, respond to the following prompts:
- Identify an emotional stimulus.
- Describe the process of emotional appraisal and identify the likely appraisal of the emotional stimulus identified in step 1 above.
- Describe the ANS arousal that would result from the stimulus and appraisal.
- What are the cognitive labels you would apply to the situation?
- What adaptive behavior options would be available to you? Which would you choose and why?
- Describe the emotional expressions (facial, body posture, etc.) resulting from the situation.
- What resulting emotion would you experience?
- How could your future ability to cope with a similar situation be affected by knowledge of these steps?
- What is the relationship between emotion and motivation?
Support your Application Assignment with specific references to all resources used in its preparation. You are asked to provide a reference list for all resources, including those in the Learning Resources for this course.