Turkish validity and reliability study of Paternal Antenatal Attachment Scale
AbstractPurposeThe aim of this study was to adapt the validity and reliability of the Paternal Antenatal Attachment Scale (PAAS) for Turkish fathers.MethodThe sample of the methodological study consisted of 580 father candidates.ResultsIn the study, as a result of the exploratory factor analysis, it was determined that the PAAS consisted of 16 items, eight items in the “quality of attachment” subdimension and eight items in the “time spent in attachment mode” subdimension. It supported the 2‐factor scale structure the confirmatory factor analysis. Cronbach'sα was found to be .82 in the total...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 21, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tugba Enise Benli, Ye şim Aksoy Derya Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

The effect of internet ‐based guided self‐help cognitive‐behavioral therapies on Iranian women's psychological symptoms and preferred method of childbirth
AbstractPurposeThe effectiveness of an Internet ‐based guided self‐help cognitive‐behavioral therapy (I‐GSH‐CBT) was assessed in alleviating childbirth fear (CBF), depression, anxiety, and stress of pregnant women during the first delivery.Design and MethodsIn a quasi ‐experimental study, pregnant women in the intervention group used the I‐GSH‐CBT program during pregnancy. The Wijma Delivery Expectancy/Experience Questionnaire, and the Depression, Anxiety, and Stress Scale 42‐item (DASS‐42) questionnaires were used to collect the psychometric data.FindingsImplementing the I ‐GSH‐CBT significantly re...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 21, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Fatemeh Shahsavan, Nahid Akbari, Banafsheh Gharraee, Jamileh Abolghasemi, Leila Khedmat Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Adaptation of the cyber aggression in relationships scale to Turkish: A validity and reliability study
In this study, the cyber aggression in relationships scale (CARS) was intended to be adapted to Turkish.Design and MethodsThe study was designed as a methodological study with 426 students.FindingsThe best fit index values for both the cyber perpetration and cyber victimization scales (CVSs) were obtained through confirmatory factor analysis. Cronbach'sα internal consistency coefficients for the overall and sub ‐dimensions of the cyber perpetration scale and CVS were found to range from 0.88 to 0.92 and 0.85 to 0.91, respectively.Practice ImplicationsIn the study, CARS was found to be a valid and reliable...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 21, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: G ülçin Nacar, Sermin Timur Taşhan, Mine Bekar Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Differences in the risk of severe falls between patients aged < 65   years and patients aged ≥65 years at a psychiatric hospital based on 12‐year incident reports
This study compared age differences in risk factors for falls requiring treatment in psychiatric patients.Design and MethodsAn incident database was used to compare fall incidents in patients aged less than 65  years and those aged greater than or equal to 65 years.FindingsApproximately 30% of fallers were less than 65  years. Mental status and medication were the main risk factors. Decreased activities of daily living were associated with the most falls in patients greater than or equal to 65 years.Practice ImplicationsFall risk differed between the two age groups. Medication may play a major r...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 21, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Sayaka Suga, Chie Tanimoto, So Yayama, Shunji Suto, Kei Matoba, Toshinobu Sugikado, Kiyoko Makimoto Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Psychometric properties of the Masculine Depression Scale in Turkish male university students
This study aims to examine the psychometric properties of the “Masculine Depression Scale” (MDS) in Turkish male university students.Design and MethodThis methodological study was conducted with 337 male university students in 2018.ResultsExploratory factor analysis (EFA) reduced the total item number from 44 to 18; the scale included two factors explaining 51.94% of the total variance. Confirmatory Factor Analysis (CFA) showed standard regression coefficients between .59 and .75. The Cronbach'sα values were .74 to .92 and item ‐total coefficients were 0.22 to 0.71.Implementation ResultsThe two ‐facto...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 18, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Bedia Tarsuslu, Gulgun Durat Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Should Internet gaming disorder be considered a subtype of generalized problematic internet use? Findings from a study among medical college students
AbstractPurposeThe current study aimed to explore whether Internet gaming disorder (IGD) should be considered a subtype of generalised problematic Internet use (PIU) by assessing the degree of overlap between them and comparing their correlates. The sociodemographic profile and presence of depressive symptoms were studied as correlates for IGD and generalised PIU.Design and MethodsThis was a self ‐report survey administered online among medical students (n = 306).FindingLess than half of the participants with IGD (45.45%; 5 out of 11) also met the criteria for generalised PIU. Only 6.67% (5 out of 75) of su...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 17, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yatan Pal Singh Balhara, Swarndeep Singh, Romil Saini, Neha Dahiya, Aakanksha Bharti Singh, Rajesh Kumar Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Effects of learned resourcefulness, work ‐life quality, and burnout on pediatric nurses' intention to leave job
This study was conducted to determine the effects of learned resourcefulness, work ‐life quality, and burnout level on the pediatric nurses' intention to leave work.Design and MethodThe study was conducted with 268 nurses. Data were evaluated by Pearson correlation and multiple regression analysis.FindingsIn this study, 40.7% of nurses showed the intention to leave their jobs. Work ‐life quality, burnout level, and learned resourcefulness explained intention to leave the job in the rate, respectively, of 21.5%, 27.6%, and 12.1%. These three factors indicate that intention to leave the job is 41%.Practice ImplicationNur...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 17, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Onur İşsever, Murat Bektas Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Internalized homophobia and depression levels in LGBT individuals
This study was conducted to evaluate internalized homophobia and depression levels in LGBT individuals.Design and MethodsThis descriptive study, conducted between June and October 2018, included 110 LGBT individuals.FindingsThe mean Beck Depression Inventory total score of LGBT individuals was 3.14  ± 4.84. The mean total score of the Internalized Homophobia Scale was 15.5 ± 8.09. It was determined that there was a positive but weak relationship between the mean scores of internalized homophobia of the LGBT individuals and the mean score of depression, and internalized homophobia m...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 17, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Erc üment Yolaç, Meltem Meriç Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Psychometric properties of the Turkish version of Illness Management and Recovery Scale ‐Patient form
AbstractPurposeThe aim of this study was to provide the Turkish version of the Illness Management and Recovery Scale ‐Patient (IMRS‐P) form and to determine its psychometric properties.Design and MethodsThis is a descriptive and correlation study. The sample of this study consisted of 75 people with schizophrenia. Translation and content validity, confirmatory factor analyses were used to test the validity and reliability of the scales.ResultsThe content validity index was found to be 0.93. The scale had a three ‐factor structure, which subscales were 0.69 for recovery, 0.69 for management, and 0.35 for substance. Th...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 17, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Selda Polat, Yasemin Kutlu, B ülent K. Gültekin Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

A commentary on I şık & Erg ün (2020) “Hope and belonging in patients with schizophrenia: A phenomenological study”
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Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 15, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Carlos Ant ónio Laranjeira, Ana Isabel Querido Tags: LETTER TO THE EDITOR Source Type: research

In 1969 man landed on the moon, how can we also eradicate COVID ‐19?
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Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 15, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Özlem İbrahimoğlu, Sevinç Mersin, Eda Akyol Tags: LETTER TO THE EDITOR Source Type: research

The effects of psychoeducation based on the cognitive ‐behavioral approach on premenstrual syndrome symptoms: A randomized controlled trial
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Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 15, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Maisa Hamed Al Kiyumi Tags: LETTER TO THE EDITOR Source Type: research

The relationship between COVID ‐19 knowledge levels and anxiety states of midwifery students during the outbreak: A cross‐sectional web‐based survey
AbstractPurposeTo determine the relationship between the anxiety states and knowledge levels of female midwifery students about COVID ‐19 during the outbreak.Design and MethodsThis cross ‐sectional study carried out with online participation of 972 female midwifery students.FindingsThe anxiety levels of the female midwifery students were high among those visiting the hospital during the pandemic and having parents or relatives who had chronic diseases. Female midwifery students had a high level of knowledge regarding COVID ‐19.Practice ImplicationsFemale midwives of the future will take part in primary health care se...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 14, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Seda S ögüt, İlknur Dolu, Eda Cangöl Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

The effect of a solution ‐oriented approach in depressive patients on social functioning levels and suicide probability
This study was conducted to evaluate the effect of a solution ‐oriented approach in depressive patients on suicide probability and the social functioning level.Design and MethodThe research was designed as a randomized controlled trial with a pretest and posttest control group and repeated measures. A Solution ‐Oriented Approach Intervention (SOAI) was performed for a total of 6 to 10 sessions with the experimental group.FindingsThe SOAI in depressive patients effectively increased the social functioning level and decreased suicide probability.Practice ImplicationsThe SOAI in depressive patients should be implemented b...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 11, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Duygu Ayar, Selma Sabanciogullari Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Evaluation of care burden among mothers of children with a disability: Correlation between physical activity, quality of life, and sleep quality; a cross ‐sectional study
AbstractPurposeThe aim of the study was to determine the correlation between care burden and physical activity, quality of life, and sleep quality of mothers with disabled children.Design and MethodsThe study was conducted with 165 mothers in a private rehabilitation center.FindingsThere was a significant correlation between care burden and quality of life and sleep quality among mothers with disabled children.Practice ImplicationsIt is necessary for nurses to consult parents in terms of social support and to provide psychological support for families with disabled children to reduce the care burden of parents. (Source: Pe...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 7, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Gamze Yilmaz, Dilek K üçük Alemdar Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Learning about mental healthcare in today's Cuba: An interview with the president of the Cuban society of psychology
ConclusionsMental and medical healthcare are free and fully integrated. Early diagnosis and intervention is standard as each patient is known by their community doctor/nurse team from infancy through old age and by yearly home visits.Practice ImplicationsFree and integrated medical and mental healthcare facilitates early detection and intervention. Individuals in Cuba are assisted in maintaining job and schooling during treatment. Therapy is multimodal and eclectic. (Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care)
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 7, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Sheila J. Linz, Alexis Lorenzo Ruiz Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

The effect of sociodemographic characteristics of university students on emotional eating behavior
AbstractPurposeThis descriptive study was conducted for the purpose of determining the effect of sociodemographic characteristics of university students on emotional eating behavior.Design and MethodsThe study was completed with a total of 537 students. A descriptive questionnaire and the Emotional Eating Scale were used. Descriptive statistics, correlation, and regression analyses were used.FindingIt was found that emotional eating was positively correlated with body mass index and weight. It was determined that variables such as will, anger, body mass index, and weight were predictors of emotional eating.Practical Implic...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 5, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Kevser I şik, Zeliha Cengi̇z Tags: FORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Knowledge about schizophrenia, insight into illness, and internalized stigma and their associated factors among people diagnosed with schizophrenia in a long ‐term care facility
This study assessed the level of knowledge about schizophrenia, insight into illness, and internalized stigma and their associated factors among patients with schizophrenia in Jordan.Design and MethodsA cross ‐sectional survey was conducted on 135 patients diagnosed with schizophrenia, who had been admitted to the largest psychiatric hospital in Jordan.FindingsThe participants had a low level of knowledge, insight, and a high level of internalized stigma. No correlation was found between these variables. Meanwhile, the educational level and vacation were found to be predictors of  knowledge.Practice ImplicationsThis...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 5, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Majdi Alhadidi, Khatijah Lim Abdullah, Li Yoong Tang, Mahmoud Danaee, Lourance Abdel Razzaq Al Hadid Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Are premenstrual syndrome and dysmenorrhea related to the personality structure of women? A descriptive relation ‐seeker type study
This study was conducted to define the relationship of experiencing premenstrual syndrome (PMS) and dysmenorrhea with the personality structure of women.Design and MethodsThe sample of this descriptive relation ‐seeker‐type study comprised 353 women. Data were collected using the PMS Scale, Quick Big Five Personality Test, and The Questionnaire Form between 1 April and 31 August 2019 in a city in the Mediterranean region in Turkey.FindingsThere was a weak negative ‐biased correlation between PMS and extraversion, a very weak negative‐biased correlation between PMS and conscientiousness, a moderate negative‐biased...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 3, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Rabiye Ereno ğlu, Şengül Yaman Sözbir Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

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Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 3, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: ERRATUM Source Type: research

Selfie addiction: The impact of personality traits? A cross ‐sectional study among the Lebanese population
AbstractObjectivesTo examine the relationship between personality traits (Neuroticism, Openness, Consciousness, Agreeableness, and Extraversion) and selfie addiction among Lebanese adults.Design/MethodsA cross ‐sectional study, carried out between August 2017 and April 2018, enrolled 1206 community‐dwelling participants.ResultsFemale gender (ORa  = 2.79) and higher neuroticism (adjusted odds ratio [ORa] = 1.01) were significantly associated with moderate vs low selfie‐taking. Higher openness (ORa = 0.96) was significantly associated with low selfie‐taking. Female gender (OR...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 3, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Christel El Khoueiry, Hala Sacre, Chadia Haddad, Marwan Akel, Sylvia Saade, Souheil Hallit, Sahar Obeid Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Does Pilates effect on depression status, pain, functionality, and quality of life in university students? A randomized controlled study
AbstractPurposeThe aim of this study is to investigate the effects of Pilates exercise program on health ‐related quality of life, pain, functional level, and depression status in university students.Design and MethodsThe exercise programs were carried out for 12 weeks. The scales of Nottingham Health Profile, Visual Analog Scale, Oswestry Disability Index, and Beck Depression Inventory were used at the baseline and after training.FindingsExercise should be encouraged to reduce pain and depression and improve the quality of life in healthy university students. Both Pilates and therapeutic exercises approach can be prefer...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 2, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Asuman Saltan, Handan Ankaral ı Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Implementation and evaluation of a psychoeducation program in an outpatient mental health center
AbstractBackgroundPsychoeducation has been shown to improve patient attitudes toward medication.ProblemA rural mental health agency did not provide a medication psychoeducation group. Medication nonadherence can lead to early psychiatric readmission.MethodsAn 8 ‐week program of group psychoeducation was delivered to clients with severe and persistent mental illness. The Beliefs about Medications Questionnaire measured changes in patient attitudes toward medication.ResultsPatient satisfaction was high, even though results showed no significant change in attitudes toward medication.ImplicationsFuture programs might conside...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - June 2, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Anthony Kramer, Pamela Bjorklund Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

The effects of health belief model ‐based education and acupressure for coping with premenstrual syndrome on premenstrual symptoms and quality of life: A randomized‐controlled trial
This study investigated the effects of health belief model ‐based education and acupressure for coping with premenstrual syndrome (PMS) on premenstrual symptoms and quality of life.Design and MethodsThe sample size was identified as 163 women. While the acupressure education group ‐administered education and acupressure, the education group‐administered only education. No intervention made to the control group.FindingsThere was a significant difference between the pretest and posttest total mean scores of the intervention groups compared with  the control group (P 
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 29, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Didem Simsek K ücükkelepce, Sermin Timur Tashan Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Turkish version of the Pregnancy ‐related Anxiety Scale: A psychometric study
AbstractPurposeTo adapt the Pregnancy ‐related Anxiety Scale (PrAS) into Turkish and evaluate its psychometric properties.Design and methodsThis cross ‐sectional study comprised of 400 pregnant women. The PrAS was translated using the methods of translation, back‐translation, consensus meetings, and a trial of potential users. Then, its psychometric properties were evaluated by exploratory factor analysis and confirmatory factor analysis.FindingsThe PrAS consists of 33 items. Following the exploratory factor analysis, the two items in the scale were discarded because factor loads were less than 0.50, therefore, the n...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 27, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Gonul Kurt, Hamide Arslan Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Effect of supportive care on the psychosocial health status of women who had a miscarriage
This study aims to determine the effect of individualized care provided based on Swanson's Caring Theory on the grief, depression, anxiety, and stress levels of women who had a miscarriage.Design and MethodsA total of 104 women who experienced a miscarriage were randomized as study (n  = 52) and control (n = 52) groups.FindingsThe women's physical, emotional, behavioral, and cognitive grief symptoms decreased after receiving Swanson's care (P 
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 22, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Pelin Palas Karaca, Ümran Yeşiltepe Oskay Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

The structure and contents of the helping relationship as a nursing psychotherapeutic intervention: A modified e ‐Delphi study
AbstractPurposeThe aim of this study is to evaluate the content validity of the helping relationship as a nursing psychotherapeutic intervention.Design and MethodsThe present research work is a modified e ‐Delphi study. A total of 205 experts were identified between January and May 2018, and a questionnaire was sent to all of them in different rounds.FindingsThe nurse must have specific knowledge (self ‐knowledge and knowledge about the person) and attitudes (empathy and respect) to be able to carry out the intervention. The helping relationship can address different nursing diagnoses, such as anxiety or depressed mood...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 22, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Joana Coelho, Francisco Sampaio, Carlos Sequeira, Mar Lleix à Fortuño, Juan Roldán Merino Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Poor sleep quality among young adults: The role of anxiety, depression, musculoskeletal pain, and low dietary calcium intake
This study examined the relationships between sleep quality, anxiety, depression, musculoskeletal pain (MSP), and calcium intake.Design and MethodsIn this cross ‐sectional study (N = 1422), sleep was assessed using the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index, anxiety and depression were assessed using the Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale, and calcium intake and MSP were assessed by self‐reporting.FindingsPoor sleep quality was reported by 62.66% of the participants. The participants with poor sleep quality reported lower calcium intake, higher anxiety and depression levels, more severe MSP, and multisite pain...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 19, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Mohammad J. Alkhatatbeh, Khalid K. Abdul ‐Razzak, Hala N. Khwaileh Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Correlation between smartphone addiction and loneliness levels in nursing students
This study aimed to determine the correlation between smartphone addiction and loneliness levels in nursing students.Design and MethodsThe study has a descriptive and cross ‐sectional study design and was carried out with 682 nursing students. In the study, a “Student Information Form”, the “Smartphone Addiction Scale‐Short Form”, and the “University of California Los Angeles Loneliness Scale” were used.FindingsThe study found that nursing students had moderate scores for smartphone addiction and lonelinessand that there was a positive correlation between smartphone addiction and lon...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 19, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: M ünevver Sönmez, Öznur Gürlek Kısacık, Canan Eraydın Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

The relationship of mindfulness ‐based psychoeducation provided to schizophrenic patients with their sociodemographic characteristics in increasing insight
This study was conducted as pre ‐experimental single group pretest‐posttest model in a Community Mental Health Center (CMHC) located in the city center of Balıkesir, Turkey, with 55 patients.FindingsIn patients graduating from university, posttest mean score of overall Beck Cognitive Insight Scale was higher than its pretest mean score and the difference between the mean scores was statistically significant (P 
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 18, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Nurdan Çetin, Rukuye Aylaz Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Examination of the professional values of the nurses and the associated factors
This study is conducted to examine the professional values of nurses and their personal and professional characteristics affecting these values.Design and MethodsA total of 369 nurses completed a questionnaire on personal information and nursing professional values scale (NPVS ‐R).FindingsThe total scores of the nurses on the NPVS ‐R were found to be 100.87 ± 21.07, and the item mean scores were found to be 3.87 ± 0.81. When the scores for individual scale factors were examined, the highest scores were observed for the “caring” (4.02 ± 0.87) and...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 16, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Emine İlaslan, Emine Geçkil, Emine Kol, Münevver Erkul Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Effect of executive music therapy on state and trait anxiety levels of patients in a psychiatric ward: A quasi ‐experimental study
This study showed that EMT decreased the state anxiety levels of inpatients with psychiatric disorders (P   .05).Practice implicationsIn line with these results, we recommend that EMT should be included in therapeutic nursing interventions in psychiatric ward. (Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care)
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 12, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Emel Bahadir ‐Yilmaz Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

A preliminary study on the effectiveness of a stress management program for healthcare ‐related undergraduates with at‐risk mental state
This study aimed to examine the effects of a stress management program on stress perception and coping strategies for healthcare ‐related undergraduates with at‐risk mental state (ARMS).Design and MethodsA randomized experimental design with pretest and posttest was used. Of the 2812 students screened, 65 were identified as having ARMS, 52 enrolled in the study, and 49 (75%) completed the study.FindingsSignificance was found for subjects with schizotypal traits in emotion expression and problem ‐avoidance coping strategies. Subjects with trait anxiety improved significantly in interpersonal deficits after the program...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 12, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Fong ‐Gang Wang, Mei‐Ling Lou, Siang‐Han Lu, Wen‐Jiuan Yen, Ching‐Lun Tsai, Wei‐Fen Ma Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Being an international nursing student in Turkey: A qualitative study
AbstractPurposeThe purpose of this study is to explore the perspectives of international nursing students in Turkey on their learning experience.Design and MethodsQualitative semi ‐structured individual interviews and focus group interviews were used to explore nursing students’ perspectives on their learning experiences in Turkey. The research population comprised 10 international students.ResultsThe students expressed fear of being rejected by patients in a clinical setting, as well as feelings of isolation and discrimination. They feel foreign and experience the typical prejudice against their color and language...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 8, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Emine Kol, Fatma Arikan, C üneyt Arikan, Faisa Yabarow, İlhan Günbayi Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Validity and reliability of Evidence ‐Based Practice Leadership Scale and Evidence‐Based Work Environment Scale in Turkish
This study aims to evaluate the validity and reliability of the Evidence ‐Based Practice Leadership Scale (EBPLS) and Work Environment Scale (EBPWES) translated into Turkish so that they are used in nursing research.Design and MethodsThis methodological study was conducted with nurses. Language and content validity, item analyses were used to test the validity and reliability of the scales.FindingsThe confirmatory factor analysis results demonstrate thatt values of each item in both scales are significant (P 
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 7, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Aysun T üre, Nilufer Demirsoy, Aytolan Yıldırım Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Psychological problem areas of pregnant women diagnosed with abortus imminens as a result of assisted reproductive techniques: A comparative study
AbstractPurposeThe study was to evaluate the anxiety, depressive symptoms, hopelessness, and perceived social support of women who became pregnant using assisted reproductive techniques and who were both diagnosed or not diagnosed with threatened miscarriage (TM).Design and MethodsThis comparative and descriptive study was carried out with 194 pregnant women with ‐TM (96) and non‐TM (98). The study data were collected using the Pregnant‐Women‐Information‐Form, Beck Depression Inventory (BDI), Beck Anxiety Inventory (BAI), Beck Hopelessness Scale (BHS) and Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS)...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 5, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: S üreyya Gümüşsoy, Gülseren Keskin, Özlem Çiçek, Sayime Yiğitoğlu, Gülce Kirazlı, Gül Özlem Yıldırım Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Reducing aggression in psychiatric wards using Safewards —A Polish study
AbstractPurposeTo reduce the use of mechanical restraints, Safewards was introduced to a ward in a psychiatric hospital in Poland.Design and MethodsThree aspects of Safewards were applied for 8 months. The comparison time period was the same time frame of the previous year.FindingsRestraint use dropped by 24%, and the number of patients restrained dropped 34%. The duration of restraint remained at 2.8 days per episode.Practice ImplicationsSimple techniques aimed at promoting positive interactions between staff and patients can reduce the frequency of restraints. (Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care)
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 3, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Jakub Lickiewicz, Natalia Adamczyk, Patricia Paulsen Hughes, Pawe ł Jagielski, Barbara Stawarz, Marta Makara‐Studzińska Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

The relations of internet and smartphone addictions to depression, anxiety, stress, and suicidality among public university students in Klang Valley, Malaysia
AbstractPurposeThis cross ‐sectional study examined the cyber‐psychological correlates of depression, anxiety, stress, and suicidality among public university students in Klang Valley, Malaysia.Design and MethodsParticipants were randomly selected using multi ‐stage sampling methods from three public universities in the study location. Participants completed measures of internet and smartphone addictions, depression, anxiety, stress, and suicidality, along with sociodemographic items.FindingsAt bivariate level, both internet and smartphone addictions were found to have significant positive correlations with depressio...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - May 3, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Wan Salwina Wan Ismail, Su Tein Sim, Kit ‐Aun Tan, Norharlina Bahar, Normala Ibrahim, Raynuha Mahadevan, Nik Ruzyanei Nik Jaafar, Azlin Baharudin, Melisa Abdul Aziz Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Establishing an expert mental health consumer research group: Perspectives of nonconsumer researchers
AbstractPurposeTo explore the views and opinions of nonconsumer researchers to the concept of an Expert Consumer Researcher Group.Design and MethodsQualitative exploratory involving individual interviews with nonconsumer mental health researchers experienced in working collaboratively with consumer researchers. Data were analyzed thematically.FindingsParticipants viewed the concept positively, albeit with caution. Perceived advantages included: greater visibility and enhanced access; collegiality; sharing and creating expertise; broader acceptance; making it mandatory; and structure and location. Participants were concerne...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 28, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Brenda Happell, Sarah Gordon, Cath Roper, Pete Ellis, Shifra Waks, Terri Warner, Brett Scholz, Chris Platania ‐Phung Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

The psychometric properties, confirmatory factor analysis, and cut ‐off value for the Fraboni scale of ageism (FSA) in a sampling of healthcare workers
This study determined that the Turkish adaptation of the FSA is a suitable tool to measure the ageism of healthcare workers. (Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care)
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 20, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Irem Ozel Bilim, F. Yasemin Kutlu Tags: RESEARCH ARTICLE Source Type: research

Factors associated with depression among the Lebanese population: Results of a cross ‐sectional study
This study sheds light on high levels of psychological distress and depression among the Lebanese general population and suggests potential preventative strategies. (Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care)
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 20, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Sahar Obeid, Nathalie Lahoud, Chadia Haddad, Hala Sacre, Marwan Akel, Kassandra Fares, Pascale Salameh, Souheil Hallit Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

The Turkish adaptation of the compassionate communication scale: A validity and reliability study
AbstractPurposeTo determine the psychometric properties of the Turkish version of the compassionate communication scale (CCS).Design and MethodsThe methodological and cross ‐sectional study design was used. The study was conducted with 319 nursing students in Turkey. Data were collected using an information form, the CCS, and the compassionate love scale.FindingsThe explanatory factor analysis and confirmatory factor analysis results confirmed the three ‐factor structure of the scale. Cronbach'sα, item ‐total correlation, test‐retest analysis, and equivalent form analysis showed high reliability. The Turkish ...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 20, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Özlem İbrahimoğlu, Sevinç Mersin, Merve Çağlar Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

The effects of using psychodrama on the psychological wellbeing of university students
This study aims to investigate the effects of psychodrama group sessions on the psychological wellbeing of university students.Design and MethodsThe study included a sample of 30 undergraduate students (divided into one intervention group and one control group). Data were collected using a Personal Information Form and the Psychological Wellbeing Scale.FindingsThere was a statistically significant difference between the pretest and 12 ‐month scores for participants in the psychodrama group within the “Environmental Mastery” dimension (P 
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 20, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Fadime Kaya, H ülya Deniz Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Depressive symptoms and quality of life in people with a diagnosis of schizophrenia: An exploratory study of the potential mediating role of health ‐promoting lifestyles
This study recommends that professionals reinforce persons ’ self‐actualization when the QOL is affected by depressive symptoms in people with schizophrenia. (Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care)
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 20, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Chia ‐Chi Chang, Jason W. Beckstead, Su‐Chen Lo, Chiu‐Yueh Yang Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Workplace bullying among operating room nurses in China: A cross ‐sectional survey
AbstractPurposeTo investigate the prevalence and level of severity of workplace bullying among operating room nurses and to identify the risk factors that contribute to workplace bullying in operating room nurses in China.Design and MethodsThis descriptive research was conducted on 411 nurses from six medical centers in Harbin using a structured questionnaire.FindingsThe prevalence of workplace bullying was 15.8%. There were significant differences in workplace bullying by sex, hospital level, and marital status. Stepwise multiple regression analysis indicated that gender and marital status were significant determinants of...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 17, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Yu ‐Mei Yang, Li‐Juan Zhou Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Issue Information
Perspectives in Psychiatric Care, Volume 56, Issue 2, Page 229-231, April 2020. (Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care)
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 14, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: ISSUE INFORMATION Source Type: research

Farmers ’ behavioral health and suicide rates: What can we do!
Perspectives in Psychiatric Care, Volume 56, Issue 2, Page 233-234, April 2020. (Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care)
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 14, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Evelyn Parrish Tags: EDITORIAL Source Type: research

Transgender women's satisfaction with healthcare services: A mixed ‐methods pilot study
This study provides clinical, research, educational, and policy implications for improving healthcare satisfaction among transgender women. (Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care)
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 14, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Joseph P. De Santis, Monika Cintulova, Elias Provencio ‐Vasquez, Allan E. Rodriguez, Ethan C. Cicero Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Determination of the relationship of the spiritual orientation of nurses with compassion fatigue, burnout, and compassion satisfaction
This study aimed to determine the relationship of the spiritual orientation of nurses with compassion fatigue, burnout, and compassion satisfaction of nurses working in two large hospitals.Design and MethodsThis was a descriptive relational study conducted in Atat ürk University Research Hospital between April and September 2016. Data were collected from 379 volunteer nurses using the convenience sampling method. A questionnaire, Professional Quality of Life Scale (ProQOL) R‐IV and Spiritual Orientation Inventory (SOI) were used to collect the research dat a.FindingsIt was found that 55.7% of nurses were aged 18 to ...
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 14, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Hatice Polat, Gulcan B. Turan, Mehtap Tan Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research

Relationship between the nursing students ’ attitudes towards spiritual care and the principles of a good death
This study found that the nursing students' attitudes towards spiritual care and the principles of a good death were positive. As the students' attitudes towards the principles of a good death increased, their attitudes towards spiritual care also increased.Practice ImplicationsIt is recommended that the principles of a good death and spiritual care should be included in the nursing curriculum. (Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care)
Source: Perspectives in Psychiatric Care - April 13, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Authors: G üler Duru Aşiret, Cemile Kütmeç Yılmaz, İlknur Gökşin Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research