The practice of meditation leaves marks in the brain
(IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca) The study conducted at IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca shows that the practice of Transcendental Meditation has positive effects on psychological well-being and that these effects are correlated with measurable changes in the brain. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Walking together: Personal traits and first impressions affects step synchronization
(Tohoku University) Walking is one of our most natural, daily actions. Now, a new study led by a Tohoku University researcher suggests that walkers use step synchronization as a form of non-verbal social communication. The results lend credence to the effects of psychological traits on movement interaction between humans.   (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Anterior cruciate ligament-return to sport after injury scale: validation of the Norwegian language version - Faleide AGH, Inderhaug E, Vervaat W, Breivik K, Bogen BE, Mo IF, Tr øan I, Strand T, Magnussen LH.
PURPOSE: Evidence is emerging on the importance of psychological readiness to return to sport after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. The ACL-Return to Sport after Injury scale (ACL-RSI) is developed to assess this. The aim of the current st... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Forgiveness: protecting medical residents from the detrimental relationship between workplace bullying and wellness - May RW, Fincham FD, Sanchez-Gonzalez MA, Firulescu L.
Bullying of medical residents is associated with numerous negative psychological and physiological outcomes. As bullying within this demographic grows, there is increased interest in identifying novel protective factors. Accordingly, the current research i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Sex differences in symptom presentation and functional outcomes: a pilot study in a matched sample of veterans with mild TBI - Gray M, Adamson MM, Thompson RC, Kapphahn KI, Han S, Chung JS, Harris OA.
Primary Objective: Research focused on mild traumatic brain injury in active military and veteran populations details the psychological, neurological and functional outcomes of mTBI, in a primarily male (~95%) cohort. This may misrepresent female sy... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

A systematic review exploring the content and outcomes of interventions to improve psychological safety, speaking up and voice behaviour
This review synthesises the content, theoretical underpinnings and outcomes of interventions which have targeted psychological safety, speaking up, and voice behaviour within a healthcare setting. It aims to identify successful interventions and inform the development of more effective interventions. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - February 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psychologists discover secret to achieving goals
(Queen Mary University of London) Research led by scientists at Queen Mary University of London has provided new insights into why people often make unrealistic plans that are doomed to fail. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Sleep Disturbance Among Offspring of Parents With Depression Sleep Disturbance Among Offspring of Parents With Depression
Do children of depressed parents exhibit greater parent- and self-reported sleep disturbance compared to those without any parental psychopathology?Journal of Pediatric Psychology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Journal Article Source Type: news

Big ideas in performance management 2.0
(Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology) Industrial-era performance management paradigms and practices are outdated and ineffective in the modern VUCA work environment. SIOP presents a video examining how to update performance management practices for success now and in the future of work. Presented by SIOP Fellow Alan Colquitt, PhD, the video 'webinar' provides actionable, evidence-based insights for I-O psychologists, business leaders, and HR practitioners seeking to create better outcomes for workers and organizations through practices fostering engagement and strong workplace performance. (Source: EurekAl...
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 19, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

$10 million Templeton grant will fund study of children's religious views
(University of California - Riverside) Psychology researcher Rebekah Richert has received the largest-ever Humanities grant in UC Riverside's history, and the third-largest overall. It is the second-largest grant ever issued by the John Templeton Foundation.The $10 million grant, to be disbursed by Templeton over five years, will fully implement what Richert has named The Developing Belief Network. It's a network of international researchers who will study how religion impacts children's world views. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 19, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Rehabilitation and medical-psychological assessment of multiple traffic offenders - Kranich U, Pirke T, Zentgraf M.
In 2010, special rehabilitation measures for multiple traffic offenders were abolished. Instead a new rehabilitation measure, a voluntary "driving fitness seminar" was introduced; in comparison fewer multiple traffic offenders can benefit from rehabilitati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Risk of Fatigue Among Airline Crew During 4 Consecutive Days of Flight Duty - Goffeng EM, Wagstaff A, Nordby KC, Meland A, Goffeng LO, Skare Ø, Lilja D, Lie JS.
BACKGROUND: Airline crew are being exposed to extended workdays and compressed work periods, with quick returns between duties, implying a heightened physiological and psychological strain that may lead to sleep deprivation and fatigue. The aim of t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Study finds empathy can be detected in people whose brains are at rest
UCLA researchers have found that it is possible to assess a person ’s ability to feel empathy by studying their brain activity while they are resting rather than while they are engaged in specific tasks.  Traditionally, empathy is assessed through the use of questionnaires and psychological assessments. The findings of this study offer an alternative to people who may have difficulty filling out questionnaires, such as people with severe mental illness or autism, said senior author Dr. Marco Iacoboni, professor of psychiatry and biobehavioral sciences at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.“Assessi...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - February 18, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

How to Build Healthy Habits
It ’s not about willpower. Good habits happen when we set ourselves up for success. Our new challenge will show you how. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tara Parker-Pope Tags: Exercise Psychology and Psychologists Yoga Weight Source Type: news

Why do we cry – and what can we learn from our tears?
Weeping is informed by everything from culture and identity to social standing – and studying it could help us better understand ourselvesIt is common for people to scoff at tears as a behaviour and a subject of investigation. Tears are, they say, feminine, self-indulgent and melodramatic. It is not hard to notice, in those beliefs, the patriarchal assumptions about what should be valued and what should be mocked. Writing teachers will instruct students not to show their characters ’ sadness through crying, calling it cheap. On the other hand, there are those who proclaim the necessity of “a good cry&rdqu...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 18, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Heather Christle Tags: Health & wellbeing Psychology Science Life and style Source Type: news

Occupational therapy at home may benefit people with dementia and their carers
Multiple occupational therapy sessions, provided in a person with dementia's own home, improve their ability to carry out daily activities, compared with usual care. Improvements are also seen in behavioural and psychological symptoms and their quality of life. In addition, carers report feeling less distress, and a better quality of life. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - February 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Alcohol interlock: Support for traffic psychological rehabilitation of drivers suspected of drink-driving - Seidl J, Feustel-Seidl P.
An alcohol interlock device is a breathalyzer with vehicle immobilizer. The road safety effectiveness of alcohol interlocks has been proven in global use, both in the primary preventive and secondary preventive areas. By installing an alcohol interlock, dr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Driving behaviour observation as the "gold standard" of the performance check? - Fastenmeier W, Strohbeck-K ühner P.
In order to check the psychological performance of drivers, aptitude diagnostic examinations are used, which are usually carried out with standardized apparatus test procedures. These test methods measure the basic dimensions of psychomental and psychomoto... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

No 10 furore is latest chapter in long, dark history of racist science
Idea that members of one race are intellectually superior has had to be confronted regularlyThe notion that members of one race are inherently more intelligent than members of another – brought back into circulation by the appointmentof Andrew Sabisky, who claims that black Americans have a lower average IQ than white people, as a Downing Street adviser – is an idea with a deep anddisturbing history.In modern times, the study most often rolled out as supporting “evidence” is a 2006 work from the English psychologist Richard Lynn. In the publication, Lynn concluded that black Africans had an average ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 17, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Ian Sample Science editor Tags: Science Race Boris Johnson World news Conservatives Politics UK news Genetics Biology Source Type: news

Imaginator: a proof-of-concept feasibility trial of a brief imagery-based psychological intervention for young people who self-harm - Di Simplicio M, Appiah-Kusi E, Wilkinson P, Watson P, Meiser-Stedman C, Kavanagh DJ, Holmes EA.
OBJECTIVES: The Imaginator study tested the feasibility of a short mental imagery-based psychological intervention for young people who self-harm and used a stepped-wedge design to investigate effects on self-harm frequency reduction at 3 and 6  months. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Evaluating the interpersonal-psychological theory of suicide among Latina adolescents using qualitative comparative analysis - Gulbas L, Szlyk H, Zayas LH.
In this study, we explore the cultural and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Editorial: Selective prevention in anti-bullying programs: could targeting personality be the answer? - Bowes L.
Bullying is increasingly being viewed as a major public mental health problem; children and adolescents who are victims of bullying are at increased risk of negative psychological, social and educational outcomes. Children who bully others may also be ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Age-related differences in the associations among at-risk drinking, alcohol use disorder, and psychological distress across the adult lifespan: a nationwide representative study in South Korea - Park JE, Hong JP, Jeon HJ, Seong SJ, Sohn JH, Ha TH, Lee DW, Park JI, Cho SJ, Chang SM, Kim BS, Suk HW, Cho MJ, Hahm BJ.
PURPOSE: To investigate age-related differences in the relationships among at-risk alcohol consumption, alcohol use disorder (AUD), and psychological distress with a special focus on older adults. METHODS: We used a nationwide cross-sectional study... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Psychological correlates of ghosting and breadcrumbing experiences: a preliminary study among adults - Navarro R, Larra ñaga E, Yubero S, Villora B.
The present study aimed to examine differences in three psychological constructs (satisfaction with life, loneliness, and helplessness) among adults experiencing ghosting and breadcrumbing. A sample of 626 adults (303 males and 323 females), aged from 18 t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Smartphone-based health promotion in old age : an explorative multi-component approach to improving health in old age - Haeger M, Bock O, Zijlstra W.
BACKGROUND: As age-related health problems are often related to a  combination of physiological, psychological and social aspects, it has been proposed that multi-component interventions might be particularly effective to improve older peoples' health. The... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Physical and psychological factors affecting falls in older patients with arthritis - Byun M, Kim J, Kim M.
As the population ages, falls are becoming one of the leading causes of morbidity and mortality. Joint disease (either osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis) is a well-known predictor of falls, and these medical conditions increase in accordance with the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Management of dementia-related psychosis, agitation and aggression: a review of the pharmacology and clinical effects of potential drug candidates - Marcinkowska M, Śniecikowska J, Fajkis N, Paśko P, Franczyk W, Kołaczkowski M.
Along with cognitive decline, 90% of patients with dementia experience behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia, such as psychosis, aggression, agitation, and depression. Atypical antipsychotics are commonly prescribed off-label to manage certain ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Trajectories of maternal symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder predict long-term mental health of children following the Wenchuan earthquake in China: a 10-year follow-up study - Chen XY, Chen J, Shi X, Jiang M, Li Y, Zhou Y, Ran M, Lai Y, Wang T, Fan F, Liu X, Chan CLW.
BACKGROUND: Maternal psychopathology can be an important factor associated with psychological adjustment of children. However, there is limited research on long-term impacts of maternal posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) on children's mental health. This... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Care transition decisions after a fall-related ED visit: a qualitative study of patients' and caregivers' experiences - Gettel CJ, Hayes K, Shield RR, Guthrie KM, Goldberg EM.
OBJECTIVE: Falls are a leading cause of injury-related emergency department (ED) visits and may serve as a sentinel event for older adults, leading to physical and psychological injury. Our primary objective was to characterize patient- and caregiver-speci... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Patient-on-staff assaults: perspectives of mental health staff at an acute inpatient psychiatric teaching hospital in the United States - Ezeobele IE, Mock A, McBride R, Mackey-Godine A, Harris D, Russell CD, Lane SD.
Introduction Physical assaults perpetrated by patients in psychiatric hospitals against mental health staff (MHS) is a serious concern facing psychiatric hospitals. Assaulted staff reports physical and psychological trauma that affects their personal ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Interconnection between driving style, traffic locus of control, and impulsivity in Bulgarian drivers - Totkova Z.
The need for research in the field of transport psychology in Bulgaria has become more tangible in recent years, due to both the increased public intolerance to aggressive driving and the very high number of injuries and fatalities in road accidents in the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Fashion imposter syndrome: why expensive designer clothes can be bad for your health
Researchers have identified a new psychological condition that affects some wearers of luxury items – although notably not those with a huge sense of entitlementName:Fashion imposter syndrome.Age:New for spring 2020.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 17, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Guardian Staff Tags: Fashion Life and style Psychology Science Consumer affairs Money Source Type: news

Fashion impostor syndrome: why expensive designer clothes can be bad for your health
Researchers have identified a new psychological condition that affects some wearers of luxury items – although notably not those with a huge sense of entitlementName:Fashion impostor syndrome.Age:New for spring 2020.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 17, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Guardian Staff Tags: Fashion Life and style Psychology Science Consumer affairs Money Source Type: news

Testing during studying improves memory and inference
(Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology) A new study by the Human Memory and Cognition Laboratory at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, led by psychology professor Aaron Benjamin, has found that learning by testing yourself improves your ability to make inferences about the subject matter as compared to rote restudy. The study " Long-term Inference and Memory Following Retrieval Practice " was published in Memory& Cognition. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Young cancer survivors face higher risk of severe health problems in later life
Study suggests that four in 10 young adult cancer survivors develop a severe health condition by age 45 Related items fromOnMedica Cancer survival rates not improved much in a decade Exercise essential for people diagnosed with cancer The NHS must adapt now to care for older cancer patients Exercise and psychological treatments cut cancer fatigue Immune-therapy could combat cancer (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - February 17, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

AI systems claiming to 'read' emotions pose discrimination risks
Expert says technology deployed is based on outdated science and therefore is unreliableArtificial Intelligence (AI) systems that companies claim can “read” facial expressions is based on outdated science and risks being unreliable and discriminatory, one of the world’s leading experts on the psychology of emotion has warned.Lisa Feldman Barrett, professor of psychology at Northeastern University, said that such technologies appear to disregard a growing body of evidence undermining the notion that the basic facial expressions are universal across cultures. As a result, such technologies – some of w...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 16, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Hannah Devlin Science correspondent Tags: Artificial intelligence (AI) Technology Consciousness Computing Science UK news Psychology Source Type: news

Lessons from the ancient philosophers to help improve our lives today
We are meant to have desires and should worry less, said Aristotle, while Epicurus cautioned that most of the stuff we think we want won ’t make us happyFour hours spent wandering the aisles of Ikea for nothing. My boyfriend and I had long since stopped talking. I was ready to slap the next person who uttered a Swedish word. As I pushed my heaving cart into another room full of boxes I took a deep breath and fought the urge to cry. Thank God for philosophy, I thought to myself.I first got interested in philosophy as a teenager. It was on the curriculum at my high school in Paris, but its image was pretty crusty &ndas...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 15, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Marie Robert Tags: Life and style Psychology Science Health & wellbeing Source Type: news

Program aims to help Syrian refugees recover from psychological trauma
Over 10 million people have been displaced by the nine year civil war in Syria, which shows no sign of ending. Millions of them have experienced psychological trauma, but may fear getting help because of a stigma associated with mental illness in the region. Help is also scarce, with less than 1% of aid dedicated to mental health. Michelle Miller traveled with an American aid worker to see a special program meant to address refugees ’ mental health crisis. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - February 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

An exploration of coping with childhood sexual abuse in Arab American women - Timraz S, Lewin L, Giurgescu C, Kavanaugh K.
This research used a descriptive qualitative approach to explore coping with childhood sexual abuse (CSA) and to identify long-term psychological outcomes among Arab American women. Ten Arab American women participated in the study. Data were collected by ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Developmental trajectory of purpose identification during adolescence: links to life satisfaction and depressive symptoms - Chen HY, Cheng CL.
INTRODUCTION: Whereas evidence has shown that a sense of purpose is linked to optimal adjustment, longitudinal work investigating the development of purpose identification as well as its effect on psychological functioning among non-Western samples during ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The interface of identity distress and psychological problems in students' adjustment to University - Gfellner BM, C órdoba AI.
Identity distress, psychological symptoms, and adjustment to university (academic, social,  and person-emotional) were examined among students in Spain (N = 241; Mage  = 19.0 (1.6), Md = 19; 84% female) and Canada (N = 531; Mage... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Survival-oriented personality factors are associated with various types of social support in an emergency disaster situation - Sugiura M, Nouchi R, Honda A, Sato S, Abe T, Imamura F.
Mutual help is common in human society, particularly during a disaster. The psychological processes underlying such social support are of interest in social and evolutionary psychology, as well as in the promotion of community resilience. However, research... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Are there differences in the return to work process for work-related psychological and musculoskeletal injuries? A longitudinal path analysis - Smith P, Lamontagne AD, Lilley R, Hogg-Johnson S, Sim M.
PURPOSE: To examine differences in the return to work (RTW) process for workers' compensation claimants with psychological injuries compared to those with musculoskeletal (MSK) injuries. METHODS: We collected data from 869 workers' compensation cla... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Effect of workplace violence and psychological stress responses on medical-surgical nurses' medication intake - Havaei F, Macphee M.
Background Workplace violence is a prevalent phenomenon in the health-care sector globally, but few studies have examined its impact on nurses’ use of prescribed and/or over-the-counter medications to manage signs and symptoms. Purpose The pu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

The verdict is in: Courtrooms seldom overrule bad science
(Association for Psychological Science) A new, multiyear study published in Psychological Science in the Public Interest (PSPI), a journal of the Association for Psychological Science (APS), finds that only 40% of the psychological assessment tools used in courts have been favorably rated by experts. Even so, lawyers rarely challenge their conclusions, and when they do, only one third of those challenges are successful. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

In court, far-reaching psychology tests are unquestioned
(Arizona State University) Psychological tests are important instruments used in courts to aid legal decisions that profoundly affect people's lives. While increasingly used in courts, new research shows the tests are not all scientifically valid, and once introduced into a case they are rarely challenged, according to Tess Neal, an assistant professor of psychology at Arizona State University. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Prevention of preK-12 school employee sexual misconduct and abuse - Grant BJ, Shakeshaft C, Mueller J.
The abuse of preK-12 students by school personnel is a pervasive, understudied topic that has behavioral, psychological and monetary consequences for victims, their families, and their communities. This special issue is the second of a two-part series and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Relationship between child sexual abuse, psychiatric disorders and infectious diseases: a matched-cohort study - Maalouf O, Daigneault I, Dargan S, McDuff P, Frappier JY.
Child sexual abuse (CSA) has been strongly associated with a range of psychological and physical problems in childhood and adulthood, such as anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and infectious diseases. Despite the strength of these association... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Scientific evolution of clinical and risk assessment of sexually abusive youth: a comprehensive review of empirical tools - Miccio-Fonseca LC, Rasmussen LAL.
This article reviews tools for assessing sexual improprieties and/or sexuall... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news