Cognitive behavioural therapy for fear of falling and balance among older people: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Liu TW, Ng GYF, Chung RCK, Ng SSM.

BACKGROUND: fear of falling is prevalent among older people and associated with various health outcomes. A growing number of studies have examined the effects of interventions designed to reduce the fear of falling and improve balance among older people, y...
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This study examines such an approach on quality of lie (QoL), pain, mood and sleep.MethodsAdults with SCI pain (>3 months) were recruited and randomly assigned to the intervention or control group. The intervention comprised a six module CBT ‐PMP delivered once weekly. A blinded assessor determined changes in self‐reported outcome measures post intervention and at three months. Linear Mixed Models and effect sizes based on changes between groups were reported. Significance was set P
Source: European Journal of Pain - Category: Anesthesiology Authors: Tags: Original Article Source Type: research
Conditions:   Insomnia;   Sleep Disturbance Interventions:   Behavioral: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia;   Other: Active Control Sponsors:   University of Calgary;   Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Not yet recruiting
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Source: Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Source Type: research
Conclusions: CBT, psychosocial intervention, supportive counseling, psychodynamic psychotherapy, and other psychological interventions can be recommended for clinical practice. More studies are needed, especially for non-CBT interventions and for all psychotherapies on negative symptoms.IntroductionSchizophrenia affects approximately 1% of the population, usually starting in adolescence or young adulthood, frequently leading to persistent disability, with a high risk of suicide (8%). Despite the advance in antipsychotics treatment, approximately 30% of patients with schizophrenia show a poor response or no response to anti...
Source: Frontiers in Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
In conclusion, treatment outcomes in different domains seem to be linked to the client’s motivation to attend treatment and the feeling of being coerced into therapy, regardless of mandate (2). It has been argued that there is, potentially, an element of coercion in every clinical encounter (80) and the perception of coercion has a variety of determinants, many of which are dependent on the quality of relationship with the service provider (45). Therefore, reducing feelings of coercion might improve treatment outcomes, prevent disengagement from services, and ameliorate therapeutic relationships (5). Facilitating the...
Source: Frontiers in Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Conditions:   Psychological Distress;   Psychological Trauma Intervention:   Behavioral: Culturally Adapted Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Sponsor:   Istanbul Sehir University Recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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