Perceived neighborhood violence and crime, emotion regulation, and PTSD symptoms among justice-involved, urban African-American adolescent girls - Sun S, Crooks N, DiClemente RJ, Sales JM.

OBJECTIVE: African-American adolescent girls in urban areas are overrepresented in the juvenile justice system, and they are also disproportionately impacted by neighborhood violence and crime (NVC), which has been shown to positively associate with posttr...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

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OBJECTIVES: Women have a higher incidence of mental health problems compared with men. Psychosocial stressors at work are associated with mental health problems. However, few prospective studies have examined the association between these stressors and obj...
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BACKGROUND Intra-abdominal impalement injuries caused by a penetrating foreign body are rare and often fatal. The mechanism of injury is usually associated with vascular and organ damage, and the course is dynamic, with high morbidity and mortality. Post-t...
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OBJECTIVES: To develop and validate a questionnaire concerning the aspects evaluated during the hiring process by human resources professionals (HRPs); to apply the validated questionnaire; and to evaluate the perceptions and judgment of HRPs regarding dif...
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Providers involved in the care of children, adolescents, and adults with mental health issues are rightly focused on stabilizing those individuals. However, they should not forget the families and communities; they, too, are grieving with the toll of t...
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Patients with Serious Mental Illness (SMI) have high rates of emergency department visits and high premature mortality rates, often due to poor primary care. A model of enhanced primary care services integrated in a behavioral health location is being impl...
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Publication date: Available online 31 May 2020Source: Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics of North AmericaAuthor(s): Maria J. Small, Kaboni W. Gondwe, Haywood L. Brown
Source: Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics of North America - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
We examined: (1) the factor structure of depressive rumination and PA dysregulation and (2) to what extent these factors were related to PGD, PTSD, and depression symptom-levels. Self-report data were included from 235 Dutch bereaved people who completed measures tapping symptoms of PGD, PTSD, and depression. Depressive rumination and PA regulation strategies were assessed with the Ruminative Response Scales (RRS) Brooding Scale and the Response to Positive Affect (RPA) Questionnaire (including three subscales: emotion-focused and self-focused rumination and dampening), respectively. Confirmatory factor analyses and struct...
Source: Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Clin Psychol Psychother Source Type: research
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Trauma-related biased perception of threat, typically defined in terms of physical danger or harm, is associated with intimate partner aggression perpetration. Yet, it is unclear if such threat (a) functionally motivates aggression and (b) includes dive...
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Immersive virtual reality is widely used for research and clinical purposes. Here we explored the impact of an immersive virtual scene of intimate partner violence experienced from the victim's perspective (first person), as opposed to witnessing it as an ...
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