Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar

Summary

Affiliation: Univ. Tarapac
Country: Chile

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mental health of indigenous school children in Northern Chile
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    BMC Psychiatry 14:11. 2014
  2. pmc Quality of life among caregivers of patients with schizophrenia: a cross-cultural comparison of Chilean and French families
    Laurent Boyer
    Aix Marseille University, EA 3279 Research Unit, 27 Boulevard Jean Moulin, Marseille, 13284, France
    BMC Fam Pract 13:42. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Typology of schizophrenic symptoms and quality of life in patients and their main caregivers in northern Chile
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Depto de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 59:93-100. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Quality of life of schizophrenia patients of Aymaran ethnic background in the north of Chile
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 5:121-6. 2012
  5. doi request reprint [Burden of care in Aymara caregivers of patients with schizophrenia]
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 5:191-6. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Coping strategies in Aymara caregivers of patients with schizophrenia
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:497-501. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Associations between sociocultural pressures to be thin, body distress, and eating disorder symptomatology among Chilean adolescent girls
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    University of Tarapaca, Department of Philosophy and Psychology, Avenida 18 de septiembre, Arica, Chile
    Body Image 8:78-81. 2011
  8. pmc Quality of life in caregivers of patients with schizophrenia: a literature review
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Department of Philosophy and Psychology, University of Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:84. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Satisfaction with mental health services in a Latin American community of carers of patients with schizophrenia
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Depto de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    Community Ment Health J 45:285-9. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint [Quality of life and family functioning in schizophrenia patients]
    Alejandra Caqueo Urízar
    Universiad de Tarapacá, Arica, Chile
    Psicothema 20:577-82. 2008

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Mental health of indigenous school children in Northern Chile
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Avenida 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    BMC Psychiatry 14:11. 2014
    ..Among the Aymara children, the study examines the relations between these symptoms and the degree of involvement with Aymara culture...
  2. pmc Quality of life among caregivers of patients with schizophrenia: a cross-cultural comparison of Chilean and French families
    Laurent Boyer
    Aix Marseille University, EA 3279 Research Unit, 27 Boulevard Jean Moulin, Marseille, 13284, France
    BMC Fam Pract 13:42. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess QoL of the caregivers of individuals with schizophrenia in two countries characterized by different social, economic and cultural conditions, namely Chile and France...
  3. doi request reprint Typology of schizophrenic symptoms and quality of life in patients and their main caregivers in northern Chile
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Depto de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 59:93-100. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Quality of life of schizophrenia patients of Aymaran ethnic background in the north of Chile
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 5:121-6. 2012
    ..To describe the quality of life of patients of Aymaran descent with schizophrenia and analyse the differences with patients of non-Aymaran descent...
  5. doi request reprint [Burden of care in Aymara caregivers of patients with schizophrenia]
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Rev Psiquiatr Salud Ment 5:191-6. 2012
    ..The aim of this research was to describe the levels of burden in Aymaras caregivers (aborigines who are located on the highlands of Northen Chile) from Schizophrenia patients...
  6. doi request reprint Coping strategies in Aymara caregivers of patients with schizophrenia
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Departamento de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:497-501. 2012
    ..This strategy might be related with the worldview they possess, thus the relation with the deities has a meaningful importance in the way of explaining and coping with different phenomena...
  7. doi request reprint Associations between sociocultural pressures to be thin, body distress, and eating disorder symptomatology among Chilean adolescent girls
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    University of Tarapaca, Department of Philosophy and Psychology, Avenida 18 de septiembre, Arica, Chile
    Body Image 8:78-81. 2011
    ..This paper provides information about body distress and associated disturbances, a phenomenon which has seldom been studied in non-Western countries, but which has important health implications...
  8. pmc Quality of life in caregivers of patients with schizophrenia: a literature review
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Department of Philosophy and Psychology, University of Tarapaca, Arica, Chile
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 7:84. 2009
    ..Evidence shows that informal caregivers experience negative changes in their quality of life (QOL). The aim of this study is to review the main factors associated with the QOL of caregivers of people with schizophrenia...
  9. doi request reprint Satisfaction with mental health services in a Latin American community of carers of patients with schizophrenia
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Depto de Filosofía y Psicología, Universidad de Tarapaca, 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    Community Ment Health J 45:285-9. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint [Quality of life and family functioning in schizophrenia patients]
    Alejandra Caqueo Urízar
    Universiad de Tarapacá, Arica, Chile
    Psicothema 20:577-82. 2008
    ..Future research should study why the variables that explain these levels of quality of life differ...
  11. ncbi request reprint Burden of care in families of patients with schizophrenia
    Alejandra Caqueo-Urízar
    Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad de Tarapaca, 18 de Septiembre 2222, Arica, Chile
    Qual Life Res 15:719-24. 2006
    ..Most studies of family burden in schizophrenia have taken place in developed countries. The current study examined family burden and its correlates in a medium income country in South America...