Video: Ken Clark on the Importance of Gratitude in Business
In part two of our video series on executive stress, Ken Clark, the founder and practice director of Chenal Family Therapy of Little Rock, shares more techniques for navigating the psychological stress of making business decisions during a crisis. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - May 1, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

How to maintain your social connections amid the coronavirus pandemic
With millions of Americans under stay-at-home orders for weeks now, many are seeing how important personal connections with friends and family are for their mental health. How those connections are maintained has changed dramatically. Psychologist Lisa Damour joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the pandemic's impact on mental health and how we are interacting with people in the new normal. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - May 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psychological First Aid in the COVID-19 Outbreak Response
Source: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC). Published: 5/2020. This basic training in psychological first aid for COVID-19 outbreak response package was developed in response to the urgent need for training on how to support people in distress because of the COVID-19 outbreak. It includes interactive online training using the accompanying PowerPoints, videos, and participants' worksheet, or the training can be recorded for participants to follow when it fits their schedule. (Video or Multimedia) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - May 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Caring Collaborative in the Time of COVID-19
It is difficult to imagine a time without COVID-19, even though it has only been a few months. As health care providers, we serve a population vulnerable not only to deleterious physical effects of the virus but also to the psychological impact of the many restrictions put in place to protect our patients ’ health. As health care providers, we are called to lead, protect, care, heal, advise, teach, and reassure our patients, their families, staff, and other colleagues. Many of us also care for small children, parents, or grandparents, and we check in on neighbors during these stressful times. (Source: Caring for the Ages)
Source: Caring for the Ages - May 1, 2020 Category: Health Management Authors: Elizabeth Galik, Richard Stefanacci Tags: Caring Collaborative Source Type: news

Across the World, Construction Workers are Caught Between Coronavirus Risk and Joblessness
Pakistani migrant workers on a construction site in Dubai. Credit: S. Irfan Ahmed/IPS By Jennifer HattamISTANBUL, Apr 30 2020 (IPS) A daily commute of two-and-a-half hours each way would take a toll on anyone, but for Özkan, a construction worker in Istanbul, the hardest part of his long journey is coping with his fears about what might happen after he gets home. “The conditions on our job site are deplorable, and I feel psychologically broken with worrying that I might infect other people, especially my wife or my 8-year-old son,” Özkan says. “We don’t have any way to disinfect ourselves ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jennifer Hattam Tags: Global Headlines Health Labour Source Type: news

COVID-19: A'Marathon, Not a Sprint' for Psychiatry COVID-19: A'Marathon, Not a Sprint' for Psychiatry
The pandemic and the psychological aftermath will be a'marathon, not a sprint,'and self-care will remain a critical and ongoing issue, experts say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

OSCE PRESS RELEASE: COVID-19/Human Trafficking
OSCE Special Representative for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings offers recommendations to governments on short-term responses to COVID-19: “Without urgent and targeted action, this health and economic crisis can become a human trafficking crisis, putting many more lives and the cohesion of our societies at risk.” “Human trafficking feeds off vulnerability. It is precisely when our global community is shaken by a crisis of this magnitude that our obligation to combat the exploitation of vulnerable people becomes most acute.” By PRESS RELEASEVIENNA, Apr 30 2020 (IPS-Partners) How to add...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: PRESS RELEASE Tags: Health Human Rights Source Type: news

Meeting the psychological needs of people recovering from severe coronavirus (Covid-19) (Guidance), BPS
This guidance considers the likely psychological needs of people who have been hospitalised with severe coronavirus (Covid-19), and the most effective ways to support their recovery. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 30, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eva Wickham obituary
My wife, Eva Wickham, who has died aged 76, worked for the Inner London Education Authority in Lambeth as an educational psychologist for two decades from 1971. When Ilea was abolished in 1990, she moved to Wandsworth ’s educational psychology service, where she remained until her retirement in 2006.She had a deep aversion to doing nothing and in retirement she soon found herself chairing the governing body of a local primary school. Throughout her adult life Eva was involved in various charity projects, usually involving children. She was a trustee for Cave, a literacy project in Clapham, worked as a volunteer breas...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 30, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Graham Wickham Tags: Teaching Psychology Source Type: news

Our pandemic subconscious: why we seem to be dreaming much more – and often of insects
Stress can affect the quality and length of sleep. Scientists have been collecting dream data during the coronavirus crisis, with surprising resultsFrom going to bed too late thanks to endless scrolling through theories about the pandemic, to waking up in the night worrying, it is safe to say that Covid-19 is wreaking havoc with our sleep. Amajor survey conducted by King ’s College London with Ipsos Mori showed that two in five people in the UK have reported sleep disturbance. Prof Bobby Duffy, the research lead and director of the Policy Institute at King’s, says: “There is a clear relationship between i...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 30, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Eleanor Morgan Tags: Sleep Psychology Health & wellbeing Life and style Science Coronavirus outbreak World news Source Type: news

Guide released for supporting the mental health of frontline COVID-19 staff
(Queen Mary University of London) COVID-19 healthcare workers will be psychologically impacted by their work during the pandemic and will require psychological support from multiple levels in their organisations, according to a review by researchers from Queen Mary University of London, London's Air Ambulance and Barts Health NHS Trust, and a London-based A&E doctor. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

VCU study finds that many published psychology experiments lack evidence of validity
(Virginia Commonwealth University) An examination of nearly 350 published psychological experiments found that nearly half failed to show that they were based on a valid foundation of empirical evidence, suggesting that a wide swath of psychological science is based on an 'untested foundation.' (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Cultivating cooperation through kinship
(University of Chicago Press Journals) Extensive cooperation among biologically unrelated individuals is uniquely human. It would be surprising if this uniqueness were not related to other uniquely human characteristics, yet current theories of human cooperation tend to ignore the human aspects of human behavior. This paper presents a theory of cooperation that draws on social, cultural, and psychological aspects of human uniqueness for which current theories have little or no explanation. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 30, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The other public health crisis
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Source: ScienceNOW - April 30, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Schug, J. Tags: Psychology books Source Type: news

In a Time of Pandemic, TV Doctors Wield Growing Influence. Is That A Good Thing?
When the history of the coronavirus pandemic is written, people will remember the rubbish as much as the real. We’ll remember President Trump musing aloud about injecting Americans with disinfectant; psychologist Phil McGraw—TV’s Dr. Phil—arguing against the nationwide lockdown on the grounds that people die from cigarettes, automobile accidents and drownings and yet we don’t shut the country down for those; and Dr. Mehmet Oz seeming to advocate that a two or three percentage point increase in mortality rates (which would be the equivalent of some 8-9 million Americans lives lost) wouldn&rsquo...
Source: TIME: Health - April 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jeffrey Kluger Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Don't Let The COVID Pandemic Rob You of Your Sleep
Financial struggles, loss of control, or worries about loved ones can affect peoples' quality and duration of nightly sleep, said sleep psychologist Emerson Wickwire, an associate professor of psychiatry and medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Differential correlates of positive and negative risk taking in adolescence - Duell N, Steinberg L.
This study explored the shared and unique correlates o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Intellect launches CBT-based digital therapy app
The Singapore-based startup was founded in 2019 and consists of a team of startup founders and psychologists.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - April 29, 2020 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Lockdown is distorting our memories – but there are ways to regain control | Julia Shaw
In the absence of life ’s daily landmarks, we can stop our brains creating false memories by staging memorable events at homeSince the lockdown began, time and memory seem to havelost all meaning. In March, the days seemed incredibly long, interspersed by daily news that had radical effects on our lives. I found myself saying things like, “can you believe it’s only been three days since we went into lockdown”? Now, in April, the converse is true. I often find myself trying to remember whether it has been two, three or five weeks since this first started.During lockdown, the passing of time has come ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 29, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Julia Shaw Tags: Coronavirus outbreak Infectious diseases World news Memory Science Psychology UK news Medical research Source Type: news

Memory misfires help selfish maintain their self-image
(Yale University) When asked to recall how generous they were in the past, selfish people tend to remember being more benevolent than they actually were, according to a series of experiments by Yale psychologists and economists at University of Zurich published April 29, 2020 in the journal Nature Communications. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

COVID-19: Impact of the Pandemic and HRQoL in Cancer Patients and Survivors (IPHCPS)
Source: University of Miami (UM). Published: 4/29/2020. This is a brief, self-report, online-based questionnaire administered via REDCap (Research Electronic Data Capture system) to assess: (1) experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic (e.g., exposure, risk factors, testing, isolation, seropositivity, hospitalization, loss of family or friends); (2) COVID-19-specific psychological distress (e.g., fear, anxiety and depressive symptoms); (3) health, financial, and social disruptions; (4) perceived benefits and social support; (5) health related quality of life (HRQoL) in a convenience sample of cancer patients and survivors;...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - April 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Prevalence and determinants of gender-based violence among high school female students in Wolaita Sodo, Ethiopia: an institutionally based cross-sectional study - Tantu T, Wolka S, Gunta M, Teshome M, Mohammed H, Duko B.
BACKGROUND: Gender-based violence (GBV) often occurs in resource-limited settings such as Ethiopia. It could result in psychological and physical adverse outcomes such as stress, anxiety, depression, unsafe abortion, unwanted pregnancy, and sexually transm... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

What's your emotional style? How your responses can help children navigate this crisis | Lea Waters
Helping children express, understand and grow from their emotions during Covid-19 is a skill that will last into their adult livesSee all our coronavirus coverageRead more in the Good Place seriesSign up forCoronavirus: Australia at a glance, our daily email newsletterMost families are going through the full gamut of emotions right now. Gratitude, worry, fear, love, compassion, frustration, restlessness and so on – a fragile kaleidoscope of emotions. A fluctuating pattern of colours that changes radically with the slightest nudge.How do we help children deal with the emotions of something that we can ’t wrap ou...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 28, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Lea Waters Tags: Psychology Society Family Life and style Australian lifestyle Coronavirus outbreak Mental health Children Source Type: news

Editorial: The psychological toll of the coronavirus is a pandemic of its own
The resonant truth of the coronavirus crisis is that none are safe and all are affected, even if only by nagging doubts and dark uncertainties. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - April 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: The Times Editorial Board Source Type: news

Virtual pet therapy, a floor for potential cases: How children's hospitals responded to coronavirus
Social workers and child psychologists work to ease young patients and their families into the new increased safety protocols without distressing them. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - April 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Colleen Shalby Source Type: news

Simulated presence therapy for dementia
Objectives To assess the effects of SPT on behavioural and psychological symptoms and quality of life in people with dementia. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psychological impact of the response to the coronavirus/Covid-19 on older people, British Psychology Society
Any decisions about the care and support provided for older people in response to the current situation with Covid-19 require careful consideration of many factors, not just chronological age. The older population is a heterogeneous group with varying levels of vulnerability and resources. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Implementing trauma-informed practice in juvenile justice systems: what can courts learn from child welfare interventions? - Ezell JM, Richardson M, Salari S, Henry JA.
Many youth entering juvenile court systems show manifestations of psychological trauma. Focusing on rural juvenile courts, systems with greatly underserved and under-researched populations, we assessed practices, barriers, and recommendations around trauma... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Childhood maltreatment and symptoms of PTSD and depression among delinquent adolescents in Malaysia - Ghazali SR, Chen YY, Aziz HA.
This study investiga... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

How mistakes help us recognize things
(Goethe University Frankfurt) When we look at the same object in quick succession, our second glance always reflects a slightly falsified image of the object. Guided by various object characteristics such as motion direction, colour and spatial position, our short-term memory makes systematic mistakes. Apparently, these mistakes help us to stabilise the continually changing impressions of our environment. This has been discovered by scientists at the Institute of Medical Psychology at Goethe University. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Understanding the impact of natural disasters on psychological outcomes in youth from Mainland China: a meta-analysis of risk and protective factors for post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms - Gordon-Hollingsworth AT, Yao N, Chen H, Qian M, Chen S.
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a mental illness that causes significant distress and impairment. Studies generally indicate lower rates of PTSD post-disaster in Chinese child populations. Irrespective of population examined, findings suggest that... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Webinar series: Dealing with the everyday implications of the coronavirus crisis
Beginning April 29, UCLA faculty experts will appear online to discuss topics related to everyday life during the coronavirus crisis, as part of a new webinar series calledUCLA Connections. The virtual events are open to the public.The conversations are intended to build community and foster resilience as we address and adapt to the changes brought about by COVID-19. The 20- to 30-minute interviews will highlightresearch by  UCLA experts  that can help us understand ourselves as individuals and as members of relationships, communities and families, especially as people’s normal routines have been upended.To...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - April 27, 2020 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Analysing the role of therapy during lockdown | Letters
Readers respond to psychotherapist Gary Greenberg ’s article in which he questions whether there is a place for therapy in a pandemicAs a therapist, I was drawn to the Guardian long read (Therapy Under Lockdown: ‘I’m just as terrified as my patients are’, 23 April) but it didn ’t resonate with me.What ’s interesting to me is that we are not all necessarily “hapless victims” with “nothing to do but cower in our homes”. Many of us value slowing down, blue skies, clean air, and newly discovered neighbours.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 27, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Letters Tags: Psychology Coronavirus outbreak Infectious diseases Science Health & wellbeing UK news Life and style Parents and parenting Relationships Children Climate change Environment Family Class issues Inequality Source Type: news

Majority of authors 'hear' their characters speak, finds study
Research on writers appearing at the Edinburgh international book festival reveals 63% listen to their creations, and 61% feel they have their own agencySome writers have always claimed they can hear their characters speaking, with Enid Blyton suggesting she could “watch and hear everything” and Alice Walker describing how her characters would “come for a visit ... and talk”. But a new study has shown this uncanny experience is very widespread, with almost two-thirds of authors reporting that they hear their characters’ voices while they work.Researchers at Durham University teamed up with the...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 27, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Alison Flood Tags: Fiction Books Culture Edinburgh international book festival Psychology Science Creative writing UK news Val McDermid Source Type: news

Disappearance of animal species takes mental, cultural and material toll on humans
(American Friends of Tel Aviv University) The research reveals that hunter-gatherer societies expressed a deep emotional and psychological connection with the animal species they hunted, especially after their disappearance. The study will help anthropologists and others understand the profound environmental changes taking place in our own lifetimes. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Post-Pandemic Mental Health Epidemic
Credit: Gopen Rai/NEPALI TIMES ARCHIVEBy Sonia AwaleApr 26 2020 (IPS) The number of Nepalis suffering from mental health issues is increasing with the prolonged COVID-19 lockdown, and the lack of treatment and counselling means the country may be facing an epidemic of psychosocial disorders. Mental health is a hidden pre-existing crisis in Nepal because of social stigma, with a survey three years ago showing that a shocking 37% of the population suffered from some form of mental health problem. “During a time of a disaster or an epidemic, anxiety disorder, phobia, obsessive compulsive tendencies a...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Sonia Awale Tags: Asia-Pacific Headlines Health Coronavirus Source Type: news

My dad said I wasn ’t black enough. At last, I know what he meant | Raven Smith
I ’m mixed race and ‘culturally white’, and seemed to be a disappointment to my father – but we just weren’t closeMy dad said it to me when I was seven years old and it stung like vinegar on a paper cut. Of all the things you throw at kids you never know which ones will stick. This one accidentally stuck. I ’m not black enough. The phrase, the unblackness, was planted, and developed like an irksome bruise I only feel when I bend a certain way. It’s a scar tissue formed from acid poured into my wound after I was hit by the paternal truck of not-black-enoughness. An unexploded bomb t...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 26, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Raven Smith Tags: Health & wellbeing Family Psychology Life and style Source Type: news

Why this crisis could be the making of the Snowflake Generation
As counter-intuitive as it sounds, experts say the coronavirus crisis - or rather, the experiences gained, and lessons learned during it - might in time give many of us a psychological boost. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 26, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

If we care about NHS staff, we should stop calling them saints | Ian Macdonald
In a secular age, we cast doctors and nurses in the role of miracle-workers – it’s an impossible expectation to live up toCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageIn thecoronavirus pandemic the transition from being apparently healthy to desperately ill on a ventilator can be very sudden. The experience of one day being surrounded by family, the next by people dressed as though they ’re in a science-fiction film must be terrifying. The fear of death is felt not only by the patient but by family and friends. In these moments,NHS staff form the barrier between life and death. And th...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 25, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Ian Macdonald Tags: NHS UK news Coronavirus outbreak Health Society Work & careers Religion Bereavement Psychology Source Type: news

All your questions about how to wear a face mask -- answered
Face masks can be unexpectedly complicated. We talk to infectious disease experts and child psychologists to answer questions readers have been asking about face masks. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - April 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Moral injury: the overlooked stressor of the NHS, The Mental Elf
Heather McClelland summarises a recent BMJ article by Prof Neil Greenberg and colleagues, which looks to prevent moral injury and promote psychological growth in NHS staff working through the COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - April 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Susan Pinker: What Makes Social Connection So Vital To Our Well-Being?
Psychologist Susan Pinker explains why face-to-face connection is a human necessity. But during this period of isolation, she says some ways of connecting online are better substitutes than others.(Image credit: Bret Hartman/TED) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - April 24, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: NPR/TED Staff Source Type: news

Coronavirus Impact: Healthcare Workers ’ Mental Health In Jeopardy
BROCKTON (CBS) — Nurse Amy Smith has been on the job for 25 years, now caring for coronavirus-only patients at Brockton Hospital. She says it’s an anxiety she’s never experienced before. “There’s an anxiety of anticipation. We’re not sure what is coming through the door and the department is unusually still,” she said. Adding to her stress, she’s now living apart from her husband and two children out of fear for their health. “Now I have my loved ones to worry about. That’s a stress I can’t fix and I can’t make it go away,” Smith said. A study of...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - April 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Beth Germano Coronavirus Mental Health Source Type: news

Why intense pandemic dreams are "not a surprise"
Psychologist Dr. Wendy Dickinson compares the brain to a "hall closet" storing day-to-day experiences that have not yet been processed. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Autonomous Resourcing: the Engine Room of Feminist Work Amid a Global Pandemic
By Rochelle JonesBRISBANE, Australia, Apr 23 2020 (IPS) Feminist responses to COVID-19 have been swift, insightful, and numerous. There have been webinars (so.many.webinars), twitter threads, illustrations, press releases and policy recommendations, and online house parties. Analysis pieces cover everything from the gendered impacts of COVID-19 to how to work remotely to the role of neoliberal capitalism. Most strikingly, feminists have mobilized on a massive scale to generate our own autonomous resources for daily acts of solidarity and survival and to respond politically, collectively, and powerfully to this moment. Many...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Rochelle Jones Tags: Gender Global Headlines Health Source Type: news

Prenatal attachment and perinatal depression: a systematic review - Roll è L, Giordano M, Santoniccolo F, Trombetta T.
Pregnancy is a period of complex bio-psychological changes, during which the development of an attachment bond to the fetus takes on a central role. Depressive symptoms are common during this period. Both symptoms of depression and low levels of prenatal a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Psychological morbidity and chronic disease among adults with traumatic spinal cord injuries: a longitudinal cohort study of privately insured beneficiaries - Peterson MD, Kamdar N, Chiodo A, Tate DG.
OBJECTIVE: To compare the longitudinal incidence of psychological morbidities and multimorbidity and estimates of chronic diseases among adults with spinal cord injuries (SCIs) as compared with adults without SCIs. METHODS: Privately insured benefi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The psychological research of the dominant configuration models of marital relationships of a women with neurotic disorders - Sedykh KV, Myshko NM, Zozul TV.
OBJECTIVE: The aim: To study the psychological peculiarities of relationships in families of women with neurotic disorders. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Materials and methods: 30 women who received treatment in the neurotic unit of the A.F. Maltsev Poltav... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Psychological distress during pregnancy: cross-sectional prevalence and associated risk factors in a South African sample - Spedding MF, Sorsdahl K, Parry CDH, Mathews C, Stein DJ, Williams PP.
The prevalence and risk factors associated with peripartum psychological distress-a unifying factor among common mental disorders (CMDs)-are not widely understood in underresourced settings. Cross-sectional data were collected from 664 pregnant women who r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Psychological predictors for depression and burnout among German junior elite athletes - Nixdorf I, Beckmann J, Nixdorf R.
There exists a strong need for research in clinical sport psychology which does not merely gather information on prevalence rates for psychological disorders and case studies of affected athletes. Rather, research should also uncover the underlying psychol... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Recreational and Sports Issues Source Type: news