Subjective nearness-to-Death, filial obligations, and depressive symptoms: the case of Jews and Arabs in Israel - Bergman YS, Segel-Karpas D.
OBJECTIVES: Research has examined the link between subjective perceptions of life and death and psychological well-being. However, while cultural values were shown to provide a defense against death-related thoughts, little is known about specific cultural... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 3, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Childhood maltreatment, borderline personality features, and coping as predictors of intimate partner violence - Krause-Utz A, Mertens LJ, Renn JB, Lucke P, W öhlke AZ, van Schie CC, Mouthaan J.
Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a serious mental and physical health concern worldwide. Although previous research suggests that childhood maltreatment increases the risk for IPV, the underlying psychological mechanisms of this relationship are not yet ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 3, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The Unbearable Heaviness of Clutter
A cluttered home can be a stressful home, researchers are learning. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: EMILIE LE BEAU LUCCHESI Tags: Orderliness and Clutter Procrastination Psychology and Psychologists Cortisol (Hormone) Anxiety and Stress Source Type: news

Using pen to paper to shed pounds: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
If you're trying to lose weight, a food diary can be an?valuable?tool. Logging what and how much you eat can reveal?forgotten calories and hidden patterns that may be thwarting your work?to trim extra pounds. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, psychologist Dr. Karen Grothe explains how?even a simple pen-and-paper diary can offer important information. [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - January 3, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry | Medscape Child and Adolescent Psychiatry | Medscape
In recent years the role of psychiatry in addressing psychological health issues in childhood and adolescence has greatly increased. Behavioral, developmental, and mental disorders affect between 7 and 12 million American youth but effective recognition and management strategies have become increasingly well-characterized. (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Resource Center Source Type: news

Do You Prescribe Mindfulness to Your Patients? Do You Prescribe Mindfulness to Your Patients?
Mindfulness techniques such as yoga and meditation may be helpful in managing both physical and psychological conditions.Medscape Reader Polls (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

The spell breaks for mentalists ’ ‘pseudoscience’
Magicians are under fire for claiming they use neurolinguistic programming to read people ’s mindsSome psychologists are upset at the deployment of purported scientific techniques in magic tricks, according to the Times.Thenewspaper cites a study (paywall) co-authored by Gustav Kuhn, a reader in psychology at Goldsmiths, University of London, in which a group of people watched a magic trick. Those who knew that the performer was a magician were as likely to believe his false claims about being able to read a person ’s mind as those who were told he was a psychologist. Yet according to Kuhn, theneurolinguistic p...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 2, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Paula Cocozza Tags: Magic Psychology Life and style Entertainment TV Stage Source Type: news

Should You Quit Drinking for Dry January? Here ’s What Experts Say
Resolutions go hand in hand with the start of a new year. And Dry January, the annual initiative to stop drinking alcohol for the first month, is one of the more popular New Year’s challenges, drawing in millions of people in multiple countries each year. Should you try it in 2019? Here’s what experts say. Drinking less is probably good for your health Conventional wisdom (and federal guidelines) say that moderate drinking — up to a drink per day for women, or two per day for men — is okay for health. But several prominent 2018 studies found that drinking even small amounts of alcohol may be associa...
Source: TIME: Health - January 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jamie Ducharme Tags: Uncategorized Diet/Nutrition healthytime Holidays 2018 Source Type: news

‘ Dry January: ’ Taking A Month Off Drinking Improves Health All Year, Study Finds
(CBS Philly/CBS Local)– If your New Year’s resolution is to give up alcohol, you may be interested in this study. British researchers found that people who gave up drinking for the first month of 2018 reported drinking less eight months later. Researchers from the University of Sussex observed over 800 people who took part in “Dry January” — a health campaign to abstain from alcohol. “The simple act of taking a month off alcohol helps people drink less in the long term: by August people are reporting one extra dry day per week,” says Dr. Richard de Visser, the study’s psychol...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - January 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Offbeat Alcohol Local TV talkers Source Type: news

Mediterranean Diet Named Best Overall For 2019
By Sandee LaMotte, CNN (CNN) — If you’re a fan of the Mediterranean diet, get ready to do a victory dance. For the first time, the Mediterranean diet has won the gold as 2019’s best overall diet in rankings announced Wednesday by US News and World Report. The analysis of 41 eating plans also gave the Mediterranean diet the top spot in several subcategories: best diet for healthy eating, best plant-based diet, best diet for diabetes and easiest diet to follow. The high accolades are not surprising, as numerous studies found the diet can reduce the risk for diabetes, high cholesterol, de...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - January 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News best diets CNN Source Type: news

Ireland criminalizes emotional abuse with new domestic violence law
Psychological and emotional abuse in intimate relationships is now a crime in Ireland. (Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - January 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CBT and Anxiety, Depression, and QoL in Youth With IBS CBT and Anxiety, Depression, and QoL in Youth With IBS
Compared with standard medical care only, how effective is a disease-specific CBT for reducing the level of anxiety and depressive symptoms in adolescents and young adults with IBD?Journal of Pediatric Psychology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Our social judgments reveal a tension between morals and statistics
(Association for Psychological Science) People make statistically-informed judgments about who is more likely to hold particular professions even though they criticize others for the same behavior, according to findings published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 2, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Diet tips for MEN: Tips from top nutritionists can help you slim down without feeling embarrassed  
Dr Meg Arroll, a psychologist on behalf of well-being brand Healthspan and author of leading book The Shrinkology Solution tackles why men struggle with dieting. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Psychology and psychopathology of the elderly - Shabalin V.
Ageing is a genetically programmed physiological process that is accompanied by certain age-related changes in the human psyche. The complex and contradictory nature of human ageing is associated with quantitative and qualitative changes in the biological ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

The development and initial validation of the child perceived discrimination questionnaire - LaFont SR, Brondolo E, Dumas AK, Lynk NC, Gump BB.
Perceived discrimination can affect psychological and physical health, starting in childhood. Yet, the measures that exist for measuring perceived discrimination among children have methodological limitations and structural/theoretical inconsistencies. The... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Childhood abuse and neglect in intimately pierced individuals - M öller J, Peregrinova L, Badde S, Oddo S, Unterhorst K, Stirn A.
Body piercing of the genitalia and nipples, called intimate piercing (IP), is an increasingly popular practice. However, research on psychological effects of IP is still scarce. In the present study we assessed the assumption that IP may play a key role in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 1, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

SCIENCE under attack by left-wing university snowflakes: Evolutionary Psychology now considered "offensive"
(Natural News) A shockingly large cohort of students attending Northwestern University near Chicago has signed a petition calling for a professor of “evolutionary psychology” to be banned from campus because some students find his work “offensive.” According to reports, some 4,200 students at Northwestern are now demanding that Dr. Satoshi Kanazawa be excused from his... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Unconfirmed death as a predictor of psychological morbidity in family members of disappeared persons - Isuru A, Hewage SN, Bandumithra P, Williams SS.
BACKGROUND: The 2004 tsunami, the civil conflict until 2009 and the youth insurrection in the late 1980s in Sri Lanka resulted in many persons being classified as 'missing' as they disappeared and were unaccounted for. Our aim was to compare the prevalence... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Reliability and validity of the Resilience Competency Scale - Japanese Short Version - Terada T, Kawano H, Nagamine M, Shigemura J, Nagamine M.
This article ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Orofacial injuries and use of protective wear among field hockey players of Coorg District, Karnataka, India - a KAP Study - Praveena J, Battur H, Fareed N, Khanagar S, Bhat M.
This study was conducted to assess the prevalence and distribution of orofacial injuries and to assess ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

'We're all wounded healers': a qualitative study to explore the well-being and needs of helpline workers supporting survivors of domestic violence and abuse - Taylor AK, Gregory A, Feder G, Williamson E.
Domestic violence and abuse (DVA) can include physical, psychological, sexual, emotional or financial abuses, and is a globally widespread problem across all age groups, cultures and socioeconomic groups. Alongside the impacts of DVA experienced by survivo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The role of psychological flexibility in appearance anxiety in people who have experienced a visible burn injury - Shepherd L, Reynolds DP, Turner A, O'Boyle CP, Thompson AR.
BACKGROUND: Individuals with visible differences can experience appearance anxiety that is distressing and disruptive to daily functioning. Understanding psychological factors that maintain appearance anxiety related to scarring is important in developing ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Psychological pathway from racial discrimination to the physical consequences of alcohol consumption: religious coping as a protective factor - Lee DB, Hope MO, Heinze JE, Cunningham M, Caldwell CH, Zimmerman MA.
While racial discrimination (RD) is associated with increased alcohol-related problems among African Americans (AAs), researchers have not examined how RD contributes to the physical consequences of alcohol consumption over time. In addition, the protectiv... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

The population-neuroscience study of the Tokyo TEEN Cohort (pn-TTC): a cohort longitudinal study to explore the neurobiological substrates of adolescent psychological and behavioral development - Okada N, Ando S, Sanada M, Hirata-Mogi S, Iijima Y, Sugiyama H, Shirakawa T, Yamagishi M, Kanehara A, Morita M, Yagi T, Hayashi N, Koshiyama D, Morita K, Sawada K, Ikegame T, Sugimoto N, Toriyama R, Masaoka M, Fujikawa S, Kanata S, Tada M, Kirihara K, Yahata N, Araki T, Jinde S, Kano Y, Koike S, Endo K, Yamasaki S, Nishida A, Hiraiwa-Hasegawa M, Bundo M, Iwamoto K, Tanaka SC, Kasai K.
AIM: Adolescence is a crucial stage of psychological development and is critically vulnerable to the onset of psychopathology. However, our understanding of how maturation of endocrine, epigenetics, and brain circuit may underlie the psychological developm... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Analysis of reciprocity between mental health status and academic achievement under the protective effect of psychological resilience in junior school students in earthquake-hit area - Xu H, Su C, Xu Y, Li Y, Ji Y, Ma X, Zhou H, Yang Y, Liu Q.
OBJECTIVE: To verify the reciprocity between mental health status and academic achievement and the protection of psychological resilience. METHODS: An approximate sampling method was adopted in October, 2010. Two junior high schools were selected f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 31, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

The Treatment Gap: In Rehab, ‘ Two Warring Factions ’ : Abstinence vs. Medication
A reluctant evolution is taking place in residential drug treatment for opioid addiction. Here ’ s a look at one center ’ s wary shift. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: ABBY GOODNOUGH Tags: Drug Abuse and Traffic Addiction (Psychology) Buprenorphine (Drug) Therapy and Rehabilitation Mental Health and Disorders Pain-Relieving Drugs Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Opioids and Opiates Methadone Heroin Tennessee naltrexone Journe Source Type: news

How to talk to your children about sex
It ’s no easy task for parents, but there are ways to start this crucial conversation“If you had a question about sex, where would you go?” I ask my 12-year-old daughter, Orla. She doesn’t look up from her phone. “I’d ask online,” she deadpans. “then delete my browser history.”“You wouldn’t come to me?” I venture, worried, hurt, amused and (a tiny part) relieved. “Mum, if I asked you about sex, I’d then have to imagine you having sex and that would be traumatic for me,” is the answer I get back.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 29, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Anna Moore Tags: Life and style Sex Sexual health Sex education Psychology Science & wellbeing Schools Source Type: news

Cancer Survivorship
This review from US perspective covers surveillance for recurrence and screening for second primary cancer, long-term and late effects of cancer treatment, health promotion, promotion of psychological well-being, special populations, and care coordination and communication. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Toll on Health From Depression, Anxiety Akin to Smoking, Obesity
FRIDAY, Dec. 28, 2018 -- Anxiety and depression predict poor future physical health as strongly as obesity and smoking in older adults, according to a study published online Dec. 17 in Health Psychology. Andrea Niles, Ph.D., and Aoife O'Donovan,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 28, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Alcohol, Psychological Distress Tied to REM Disorder
(MedPage Today) -- Possible RBD risk factors vary from those for Parkinson's, study shows (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - December 27, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Book Review: The Disordered Mind
“Self-awareness leads us to question who we are and why we exist,” writes Eric R. Kandel. Seeking answers to questions like this is what makes us human, but how do we explain how our consciousness arises from the physical matter that is our brain? In his new groundbreaking book, The Disordered Mind: What Unusual Brains Tell Us About Ourselves, acclaimed neuroscientist Eric R. Kandel looks not at the brain in function, but rather conditions such as schizophrenia, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, Parkinson’s and addiction to help us uncover what it means to be human. While disruptions of brain fu...
Source: Psych Central - December 27, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Claire Nana Tags: Antipsychotics Autism / Asperger's Bipolar Book Reviews Creativity Disorders General Medications Neuroscience Psychology Schizophrenia Stigma Stress Treatment Amygdala Bipolar Disorder cortisol Hippocampus Kandel The Source Type: news

The enduring legacy of Sigmund Freud, radical | Letters
Psychiatry professorBrendan Kelly,Peter Wilson,Richard Wilkinsonand Kate Pickett, andDr Ian Flintoff debate Suzanne Moore ’s enthusiasm for the ideas of the father of psychoanalysisSuzanne Moore describes Sigmund Freud as “revolutionary” and says that he is now more relevant than Marx (Forget Marx. Freud is the radical we need, 26 December). Moore is right: Freud was right and so, for that matter, was Marx, at least on certain points. But Freud really was “properly radical”, not only reclaiming dreams as “psychical phenomena of complete validity” but also, as Moore points out, hear...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 27, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Letters Tags: Sigmund Freud Psychology Psychiatry Karl Marx Philosophy Society Science World news Politics Source Type: news

Stressed? Depressed? Put down your phone and speak to people
Social media allows us to connect at any time. But psychologist Kostadin Kushlev of George Washington University warns it is not a substitute for real connections - quite the opposite. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

GBV (Gender-Based Violence) Constant Companion
Source: United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC). Published: 5/23/2018. This two-page pocket card, updated in May 2018, is a portable tool that provides shelter practitioners with practical step-by-step advice on how to react if they are faced with a disclosure of gender-based violence. It includes a decision making flow chart, Do's and Dont's of Psychological First Aid, and a space to list available services in the given location. (PDF) (Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health)
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - December 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Online mirrors: Video bloggers and viewers share emotions
(Society for Personality and Social Psychology) Examining over 2,000 video blogs, or vlogs on YouTube, researchers from Tilburg University found we mirror the emotions of those we see online and seek out people who share our emotions. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Could You Have A Violent Sleep Disorder?
The investigators found that people who had REM sleep behavior disorder were twice as likely as the general public to have mental illness, and more than 2.5 times as likely to have post-traumatic stress disorder. In addition, these people were more than 1.5 times more likely to report having psychological distress. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How school lockdowns traumatize kids
Lockdown procedures can inflict immense psychological damage on children convinced that they ’re in danger. (Source: PsycPORT.com)
Source: PsycPORT.com - December 26, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Study IDs Risk Factors for Violent Sleep Disorder
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 26, 2018 -- Rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder (RBD) is more common among men, as well as those with psychological distress, mental illness, or posttraumatic stress disorder, according to a study published online Dec.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 26, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

WATCH: Hack Your Happiness: How doing favors for others can make you happier
ABC News' Dan Harris chats with psychologist Adam Grant about how doing a five-minute favor for someone else can deliver a big return to your investment. (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - December 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news

Josephine Klein obituary
Discussion and Decision (1961). They pioneered a theoretical foundation by drawing critically on what was being done elsewhere in sociology, psychology and psychoanalysis, and offered guidance on interventions in a variety of settings – therapeutic, youth and community work.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 26, 2018 Category: Science Authors: John Eversley and Geoff Filkin Tags: Society Psychology Young people Sociology Brighton Books Refugees London Second world war Source Type: news

‘Learning to relax can be life-changing’: how to find your comfort zone
Many of us have forgotten how to truly unwind. We ask the experts for ways to switch off in an always-on worldHow do you like to kick back, chill out and really relax? This sounds as if it should be a simple question. But I can ’t be alone in having spent several evenings over the past couple of weeks slumped on the sofa, “watching TV” while my eyes flicker across Twitter and Facebook, as well as five different WhatsApp groups on my phone.Relaxing is increasingly difficult in our always-on digital world. This first struck me a couple of years ago when I had to stop exercising after an injury. Exercise had...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 26, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Moya Sarner Tags: Health & wellbeing Life and style Mental health Psychology Science Source Type: news

Progression of the psychological ACL-RSI score and return to sport after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a prospective 2-year follow-up study from the French Prospective Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Cohort Study (FAST) - Sadeqi M, Klouche S, Bohu Y, Herman S, Lefevre N, Gerometta A.
BACKGROUND: Successful return to sport after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction requires optimal physical and psychological recovery. The main validated tool to quantify a patient's psychological readiness to return to sport after this surgery... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

What influences a person's psychological boundaries?
(National Research University Higher School of Economics) Professor Sofya Nartova-Bochaver of the Higher School of economics and colleagues from universities in Armenia and China conducted a comparative analysis of the psychological boundaries of individuals living in different countries. The results indicate that age and sex play a greater role in the formation of those boundaries than culture does. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Research shows biases against immigrants with non-anglicized names
(Society for Personality and Social Psychology) Using variations of the 'trolley-dilemma' where people choose who to save or not save others in a hypothetical situation, social psychologists show that for certain groups, under certain conditions in a hypothetical scenario, having an anglicized name means you're more likely to be saved than if you kept your original Asian or Arab name. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 26, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Breastfeeding avoidance following psychological intimate partner violence during pregnancy: a cohort study and multivariate analysis - Martin-de-Las-Heras S, Velasco C, Luna-Del-Castillo JD, SKhan K.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate if the experience of psychological intimate partner violence (IPV) adversely affects breastfeeding rates. DESIGN: A cohort study. SETTING: Maternities in 15 public hospitals, drawn using cluster sampling of obstetric services... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Effectiveness of mindfulness based cognitive behavior therapy on life satisfaction, and life orientation of adolescents with depression and suicidal ideation - Raj S, Sachdeva SA, Jha R, Sharad S, Singh T, Arya YK, Verma SK.
Suicide and depression are among the most alarming phenomena prevalent throughout the world. Various approaches have tried to explain the intricacies in depression and suicide, as a consequence of faulty psychological adjustment of the individual. Several ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Adverse childhood experiences and psychological distress in juvenile offenders: the protective influence of resilience and youth assets - Clements-Nolle K, Waddington R.
PURPOSE: To examine whether internal resiliency and external assets directly protect juvenile offenders exposed to adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) from psychological distress and moderate the relationship between ACE exposure and psychological distres... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

"Not only with thy hands, but also with thy minds": salvaging psychologically damaged soldiers in the Second World War - Brooks J.
This essay breaks new ground in exploring the tensions in female nursing during the Second World War as the mental health needs of the injured were increasingly acknowledged. Advances in weaponry and transportation meant that the Second World War was a tru... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Intimate partner violence and psychological distress among young couples: the role of the pattern of violence - Sader J, Roy C, Guay S.
The objective of this study was to assess whether the psychological distress of young men and women involved in intimate partner violence (IPV) is predicted by their reported role in the pattern of violence. Dyadic structural equation modeling (SEM) analys... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news