Susan Folkman

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Do positive psychological states shed light on recovery from bereavement? Findings from a 3-year longitudinal study
    Judith Tedlie Moskowitz
    Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Death Stud 27:471-500. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Coping: pitfalls and promise
    Susan Folkman
    Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1726, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 55:745-74. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The case for positive emotions in the stress process
    Susan Folkman
    UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 21:3-14. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Caregiving time in sickle cell disease: psychological effects in maternal caregivers
    Judith Tedlie Moskowitz
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 48:64-71. 2007
  5. pmc The economic burden of home care for children with HIV and other chronic illnesses
    Leslie S Wilson
    University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California, Box 0613, Suite 420M, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1445-52. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic differences in the effects of prayer on physical symptoms and quality of life
    Rajni Banthia
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1726, USA
    J Health Psychol 12:249-60. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Coping effectiveness training for men living with HIV: results from a randomized clinical trial testing a group-based intervention
    Margaret A Chesney
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:1038-46. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Economic and psychologic costs for maternal caregivers of gastrostomy-dependent children
    Melvin B Heyman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0136, USA
    J Pediatr 145:511-6. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Pediatric adherence: perspectives of mothers of children with HIV
    Judith Wrubel
    Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California, Box 1726, San Francisco, CA 94143 1726, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:2423-33. 2005
  10. doi request reprint End of living: maintaining a lifeworld during terminal illness
    Judith Wrubel
    Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco 94115, USA
    Psychol Health 24:1229-43. 2009

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Do positive psychological states shed light on recovery from bereavement? Findings from a 3-year longitudinal study
    Judith Tedlie Moskowitz
    Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Death Stud 27:471-500. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Coping: pitfalls and promise
    Susan Folkman
    Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1726, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 55:745-74. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The case for positive emotions in the stress process
    Susan Folkman
    UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Anxiety Stress Coping 21:3-14. 2008
    ..Including positive emotions in future studies will help address an imbalance between research and clinical practice due to decades of nearly exclusive concern with the negative emotions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Caregiving time in sickle cell disease: psychological effects in maternal caregivers
    Judith Tedlie Moskowitz
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 48:64-71. 2007
    ..The purpose of this paper is to examine patterns of caregiving and the associated psychological impact on maternal caregivers of children with sickle cell disease (SCD)...
  5. pmc The economic burden of home care for children with HIV and other chronic illnesses
    Leslie S Wilson
    University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California, Box 0613, Suite 420M, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1445-52. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic differences in the effects of prayer on physical symptoms and quality of life
    Rajni Banthia
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1726, USA
    J Health Psychol 12:249-60. 2007
    ..However, the relationships became significant when education and, to a lesser degree, income were taken into account. Prayer was associated with fewer health symptoms and better quality of life among less educated caregivers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Coping effectiveness training for men living with HIV: results from a randomized clinical trial testing a group-based intervention
    Margaret A Chesney
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:1038-46. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Economic and psychologic costs for maternal caregivers of gastrostomy-dependent children
    Melvin B Heyman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0136, USA
    J Pediatr 145:511-6. 2004
    ..To examine the economic and psychologic costs of care provided by maternal caregivers to children with gastrostomy tube (GT) feedings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pediatric adherence: perspectives of mothers of children with HIV
    Judith Wrubel
    Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California, Box 1726, San Francisco, CA 94143 1726, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:2423-33. 2005
    ..We found that pediatric adherence often came at a cost to the caregiving mother's well-being...
  10. doi request reprint End of living: maintaining a lifeworld during terminal illness
    Judith Wrubel
    Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco 94115, USA
    Psychol Health 24:1229-43. 2009
    ....
  11. pmc Can meditation slow rate of cellular aging? Cognitive stress, mindfulness, and telomeres
    Elissa Epel
    University of California San Francisco, Department of Psychiatry, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1172:34-53. 2009
    ..Aspects of this model are currently being tested in ongoing trials of mindfulness meditation...
  12. pmc Filming the family: a documentary film to educate clinicians about family caregivers of patients with brain tumors
    Michael W Rabow
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:242-6. 2010
    ..009). A documentary film about family caregiving is an effective educational tool to increase awareness among neurosurgery/neuro-oncology clinicians about the importance and needs of family caregivers of patients with brain tumors...
  13. ncbi request reprint Couples therapy at end of life
    David C Mohr
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychooncology 12:620-7. 2003
    ..While the size of the study precludes generalizing these findings to a larger population, this study supports further exploration of couples therapy as a potentially useful adjunct to end of life care...
  14. doi request reprint Stress, coping, and hope
    Susan Folkman
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychooncology 19:901-8. 2010
    ..The essay describes ways in which coping fosters hope when it is at low ebb as well as ways in which hope fosters and sustains coping over the long term...
  15. pmc A validity and reliability study of the coping self-efficacy scale
    Margaret A Chesney
    National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 2182, USA
    Br J Health Psychol 11:421-37. 2006
    ..Investigate the psychometric characteristics of the coping self-efficacy (CSE) scale, a 26-item measure of one's confidence in performing coping behaviors when faced with life challenges...
  16. ncbi request reprint Resilience to loss in bereaved spouses, bereaved parents, and bereaved gay men
    George A Bonanno
    Department of Counseling and Clinical Psychology, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 88:827-43. 2005
    ..Resilient individuals were not distinguished by the quality of their relationship with spouse/partner or caregiver burden but were rated more positively and as better adjusted by close friends...
  17. ncbi request reprint The prediction of bereavement outcome: development of an integrative risk factor framework
    Margaret Susan Stroebe
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Utrecht University, Heidelberglaan 1, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 63:2440-51. 2006
    ..Advantages of using the approach are outlined. Challenges in undertaking such research are addressed...

Research Grants1