Sökning: "psychological distress"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 156 avhandlingar innehållade orden psychological distress.

  1. 1. More or less than human the influence of shame on psychological distress

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Lotta Strömsten; Elisabet Sundbom; Mikael Henningsson; Martin Bäckström; [2011]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Shame; shame-proneness; guilt; self-conscious emotions; psychological distress; coping; attachment styles; Compass of Shame;

    Sammanfattning : Background Shame is a powerful emotion involved in a wide variety of phenomena including psychopathology. The propensity to react with shame to situations of transgression is formed early in life, but the processes by which elevated shame-proneness causes higher levels of psychological distress and functional impairment in some people rather than in others is as yet poorly understood. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Psychological distress in cancer patients : A matter of perspective

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Claudia Lampic; [1999]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Medical sciences; Perceptions; patients; staff; anxiety; depression; cancer; MEDICIN OCH VÅRD; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; omvårdnadsforskning med medicinsk inriktning; Caring Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The general alms are to investigate perceptions of psychological distress in cancer patients, and to contribute to the understanding of the discrepant perceptions of patients and their medical staff in this respect. Assessments of patient distress were made on standardized (Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale) and study-specific self-administered questionnaires. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Psychological stress in relation to dementia and brain structural changes

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Lena Johansson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2012]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Psychological stress; distress; psychosocial life stressors; dementia; Alzheimer s disease; vascular dementia; white matter lesions; brain atrophy; epidemiology; longitudinal study; risk factors;

    Sammanfattning : Psychological stress has been recognized as an increasing public health problem with serious consequences in both physical and mental health. Women reported a higher prevalence of psychological stress, especially in midlife. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Insomnia: psychological mechanisms and early intervention : a cognitive-behavioral perspective

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro universitetsbibliotek

    Författare :Markus Jansson; Steven J. Linton; Lars-Gunnar Lundh; [2005]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Psychology; insomnia; development; distress; worry; early intervention; cognitive-behavioral therapy; dysfunctional beliefs and attitudes about sleep; Psykologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation focused on the role of psychological mechanisms in the development of insomnia and the effectiveness of an early cognitive-behavioral intervention for insomnia. The first aim was to examine whether distress, worry, and dysfunctional beliefs and attitudes about sleep were related to the development of insomnia. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Psychological responses to gastrointestinal cancer

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Karin Nordin; [1998]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oncology; Gastrointestinal cancer; coping; anxiety; depression; subjective distress; prediction; psychometric analysis; Onkologi; MEDICINE Surgery Oncology; MEDICIN Kirurgi Onkologi; Oncology; onkologi;

    Sammanfattning : The overall aim of the present thesis is to gain knowledge about psychological distress and adjustment in gastrointestinal cancer patients (colon, rectum, gastric, pancreatic or biliary) at various phases of their disease.Reactions to the diagnosis, anxiety, depression and coping were investigated in newly diagnosed patients (n=139). LÄS MER