Affiliation: University of California
- Do positive psychological states shed light on recovery from bereavement? Findings from a 3-year longitudinal studyJudith Tedlie Moskowitz
Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
Death Stud 27:471-500. 2003....
- Coping: pitfalls and promiseSusan Folkman
Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 1726, USA
Annu Rev Psychol 55:745-74. 2004....
- The case for positive emotions in the stress processSusan 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...
- Caregiving time in sickle cell disease: psychological effects in maternal caregiversJudith 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)...
- The economic burden of home care for children with HIV and other chronic illnessesLeslie 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....
- Socioeconomic differences in the effects of prayer on physical symptoms and quality of lifeRajni 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...
- Coping effectiveness training for men living with HIV: results from a randomized clinical trial testing a group-based interventionMargaret A Chesney
Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
Psychosom Med 65:1038-46. 2003....
- Economic and psychologic costs for maternal caregivers of gastrostomy-dependent childrenMelvin 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...
- Pediatric adherence: perspectives of mothers of children with HIVJudith 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...
- End of living: maintaining a lifeworld during terminal illnessJudith Wrubel
Osher Center for Integrative Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco 94115, USA
Psychol Health 24:1229-43. 2009....
- Can meditation slow rate of cellular aging? Cognitive stress, mindfulness, and telomeresElissa 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...
- Filming the family: a documentary film to educate clinicians about family caregivers of patients with brain tumorsMichael 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...
- Couples therapy at end of lifeDavid 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...
- Stress, coping, and hopeSusan 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...
- A validity and reliability study of the coping self-efficacy scaleMargaret 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...
- Resilience to loss in bereaved spouses, bereaved parents, and bereaved gay menGeorge 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...
- The prediction of bereavement outcome: development of an integrative risk factor frameworkMargaret 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...