Nalini Tarakeshwar

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Measures of Hindu pathways: development and preliminary evidence of reliability and validity
    Nalini Tarakeshwar
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 9:316-32. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Religious coping methods as predictors of psychological, physical and spiritual outcomes among medically ill elderly patients: a two-year longitudinal study
    Kenneth I Pargament
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Ohio 43403, USA
    J Health Psychol 9:713-30. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Religion and HIV: a review of the literature and clinical implications
    Kenneth I Pargament
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    South Med J 97:1201-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Living with HIV infection: perceptions of patients with access to care at a non-governmental organization in Chennai, India
    Nalini Tarakeshwar
    Yale University, Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Cult Health Sex 8:407-21. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of a coping group intervention for adults with HIV who are AIDS bereaved: longitudinal effects on grief
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Psychol 25:563-70. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Resiliency among individuals with childhood sexual abuse and HIV: perspectives on addressing sexual trauma
    Nalini Tarakeshwar
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Trauma Stress 19:449-60. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint A social cognitive model of health for HIV-positive adults receiving care in India
    Nalini Tarakeshwar
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, The Consultation Center, 389 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:491-504. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint A relationship-based framework of spirituality for individuals with HIV
    Nalini Tarakeshwar
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:59-70. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcomes from a group intervention for coping with HIV/AIDS and childhood sexual abuse: reductions in traumatic stress
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street 402, P O Box 208034, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:49-60. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal effects of coping on outcome in a randomized controlled trial of a group intervention for HIV-positive adults with AIDS-related bereavement
    Nathan B Hansen
    The Consultation Center, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 389 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Death Stud 30:609-36. 2006

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Measures of Hindu pathways: development and preliminary evidence of reliability and validity
    Nalini Tarakeshwar
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 9:316-32. 2003
    ..Additional findings emphasized the need to attend to age, marital status, and acculturation when studying religious practices among Hindus...
  2. ncbi request reprint Religious coping methods as predictors of psychological, physical and spiritual outcomes among medically ill elderly patients: a two-year longitudinal study
    Kenneth I Pargament
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Ohio 43403, USA
    J Health Psychol 9:713-30. 2004
    ..g. punishing God reappraisal, interpersonal religious discontent) were predictive of declines in health. Patients who continue to struggle with religious issues over time may be particularly at risk for health-related problems...
  3. ncbi request reprint Religion and HIV: a review of the literature and clinical implications
    Kenneth I Pargament
    Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
    South Med J 97:1201-9. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Living with HIV infection: perceptions of patients with access to care at a non-governmental organization in Chennai, India
    Nalini Tarakeshwar
    Yale University, Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Cult Health Sex 8:407-21. 2006
    ..Results highlight the importance of a gender-sensitive approach to HIV care, nuanced to accommodate an individual's gender, marital status and social background...
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of a coping group intervention for adults with HIV who are AIDS bereaved: longitudinal effects on grief
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Medicine, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Psychol 25:563-70. 2006
    ..The long-term effectiveness of this AIDS-bereavement intervention for psychiatrically distressed people with HIV/AIDS supports the need for tailored interventions among those at risk for complicated grief responses...
  6. ncbi request reprint Resiliency among individuals with childhood sexual abuse and HIV: perspectives on addressing sexual trauma
    Nalini Tarakeshwar
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Trauma Stress 19:449-60. 2006
    ..Findings suggest that multiple factors influence perspectives on addressing trauma among individuals with HIV and CSA, and that resiliency might influence these attitudes...
  7. ncbi request reprint A social cognitive model of health for HIV-positive adults receiving care in India
    Nalini Tarakeshwar
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, The Consultation Center, 389 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:491-504. 2007
    ..Implications for an enhanced intervention for HIV-infected individuals in similar treatment settings are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint A relationship-based framework of spirituality for individuals with HIV
    Nalini Tarakeshwar
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:59-70. 2006
    ..These interventions must include the positive aspects of spirituality and spiritual struggles that individuals with HIV may experience...
  9. ncbi request reprint Outcomes from a group intervention for coping with HIV/AIDS and childhood sexual abuse: reductions in traumatic stress
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, 60 College Street 402, P O Box 208034, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:49-60. 2007
    ..No differences were found between the support group intervention and waitlist conditions. Tests of clinical significance documented the meaningfulness of change in symptoms...
  10. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal effects of coping on outcome in a randomized controlled trial of a group intervention for HIV-positive adults with AIDS-related bereavement
    Nathan B Hansen
    The Consultation Center, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, 389 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Death Stud 30:609-36. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint The clinical significance of change in trauma-related symptoms following a pilot group intervention for coping with HIV-AIDS and childhood sexual trauma
    Kathleen J Sikkema
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    AIDS Behav 8:277-91. 2004
    ..These preliminary findings support the need for the conduct of research trials to identify mental health and secondary prevention intervention models that can assist those with HIV-AIDS who have experienced childhood sexual abuse...
  12. pmc Religious coping is associated with the quality of life of patients with advanced cancer
    Nalini Tarakeshwar
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Palliat Med 9:646-57. 2006
    ..For patients confronting a life-threatening illness such as advanced cancer, religious coping can be an important factor influencing their quality of life (QOL)...