Genomes and Genes
Summary: The science dealing with the study of mental processes and behavior in man and animals.
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- Positive psychology progress: empirical validation of interventionsMartin E P Seligman
Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Am Psychol 60:410-21. 2005Positive psychology has flourished in the last 5 years. The authors review recent developments in the field, including books, meetings, courses, and conferences...
- The role of positive emotions in positive psychology. The broaden-and-build theory of positive emotionsB L Fredrickson
Department of Psychology and Research Center for Group Dynamics, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, 525 East University Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
Am Psychol 56:218-26. 2001..perspective on positive emotions and situates this new perspective within the emerging field of positive psychology. The broaden-and-build theory posits that experiences of positive emotions broaden people's momentary thought-..
- Disseminating self-help: positive psychology exercises in an online trialStephen M Schueller
Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Positive Psychology Center, Philadelphia, PA 94110, United States
J Med Internet Res 14:e63. 2012The recent growth of positive psychology has led to a proliferation in exercises to increase positive thoughts, behaviors, and emotions...
- Drug side effect extraction from clinical narratives of psychiatry and psychology patientsSunghwan Sohn
Division of Biomedical Statistics and Informatics, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:i144-9. 2011..To extract physician-asserted drug side effects from electronic medical record clinical narratives...
- Bayesian just-so stories in psychology and neuroscienceJeffrey S Bowers
School of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol, England
Psychol Bull 138:389-414. 2012According to Bayesian theories in psychology and neuroscience, minds and brains are (near) optimal in solving a wide range of tasks. We challenge this view and argue that more traditional, non-Bayesian approaches are more promising...
- A practical solution to the pervasive problems of p valuesEric Jan Wagenmakers
Department of Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Psychon Bull Rev 14:779-804. 2007In the field of psychology, the practice of p value null-hypothesis testing is as widespread as ever...
- The psychology of doing nothing: forms of decision avoidance result from reason and emotionChristopher J Anderson
Department of Psychology, University at Albany, State University of New York, USA
Psychol Bull 129:139-67. 2003..Other factors affecting decision avoidance through these key components, such as anticipatory negative emotions, decision strategies, counterfactual thinking, and preference uncertainty, are also discussed...
- The (mis)reporting of statistical results in psychology journalsMarjan Bakker
Department of Psychology, Psychological Methods, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat 15, 1018 WB, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Behav Res Methods 43:666-78. 2011In order to study the prevalence, nature (direction), and causes of reporting errors in psychology, we checked the consistency of reported test statistics, degrees of freedom, and p values in a random sample of high- and low-impact ..
- Latent variables in psychology and the social sciencesKenneth A Bollen
Odum Institute for Research in Social Science, CB 3210 Hamilton
Annu Rev Psychol 53:605-34. 2002The paper discusses the use of latent variables in psychology and social science research...
- Barriers to sustaining antiretroviral treatment in Kisesa, Tanzania: a follow-up study to understand attrition from the antiretroviral programMaria Roura
Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, Mwanza, Tanzania
AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:203-10. 2009..Effectiveness and sustainability of ART roll-out could be strengthened by strategic intervention at different levels, with particular attention to community-level factors such as social networks' influence and support...
- Family-based interventions for pediatric obesity: methodological and conceptual challenges from family psychologyKatherine M Kitzmann
Department of Psychology, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
J Fam Psychol 20:175-89. 2006..The authors highlight methodological and conceptual challenges facing researchers in this area and argue for an even broader family focus in family-based interventions for pediatric obesity...
- Psychology out of the laboratory: the challenge of violent extremismJeremy Ginges
Psychology Department, The New School for Social Research, 65 Fifth Avenue, Third Floor, New York, NY 10011, USA
Am Psychol 66:507-19. 2011..The challenge to psychology is to adopt an interdisciplinary focus drawing on a range of research methods and to become bolder in its ..
- Bayesian statistical inference in psychology: comment on Trafimow (2003)Michael D Lee
Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
Psychol Rev 112:662-8; discussion 669-74. 2005..This comment, with the help of a simple example, explains the usefulness of Bayesian inference for psychology.
- Psychosocial factors at work and subsequent depressive symptoms in the Gazel cohortI Niedhammer
INSERM National Research Institute on Health and Medicine, Unit 88, Hopital National de Saint Maurice, France
Scand J Work Environ Health 24:197-205. 1998....
- Processing capacity defined by relational complexity: implications for comparative, developmental, and cognitive psychologyG S Halford
Department of Psychology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Behav Brain Sci 21:803-31; discussion 831-64. 1998..The complexity of relations processed by children increases with age. Implications for neural net models and theories of cognition and cognitive development are discussed...
- The poor availability of psychological research data for reanalysisJelte M Wicherts
Department of Psycology, Psychological Methods, University of Amsterdam, Roetersstraat, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Am Psychol 61:726-8. 2006
- Deception in psychology: moral costs and benefits of unsought self-knowledgeLisa Bortolotti
Philosophy Department, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
Account Res 13:259-75. 2006..The community gains collective self-knowledge that, once shared, can play a role in shaping education, informing policies and in general creating a more efficient and just society...
- Doctoral training in statistics, measurement, and methodology in psychology: replication and extension of Aiken, West, Sechrest, and Reno's (1990) survey of PhD programs in North AmericaLeona S Aiken
Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 1104, USA
Am Psychol 63:32-50. 2008In a survey of all PhD programs in psychology in the United States and Canada, the authors documented the quantitative methodology curriculum (statistics, measurement, and research design) to examine the extent to which innovations in ..
- A systematic review of psychological factors as predictors of chronicity/disability in prospective cohorts of low back painTamar Pincus
Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London, London, UK
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:E109-20. 2002..A systematic review of prospective cohort studies in low back pain...
- Improving athletes' perspectives of sport psychology consultation: a controlled evaluation of two interview methodsB Donohue
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA
Behav Modif 28:182-93. 2004Although investigations have consistently demonstrated the effectiveness of sport psychology interventions, these methods have been underutilized by athletes...
- Headache among medical and psychology studentsJoão Eliezer Ferri-de-Barros
Department of Medicine and Psychology, Taubaté University, SP, Brazil
Arq Neuropsiquiatr 69:502-8. 2011..Headaches occur frequently and thus are a key component of sociocentric medical education...
- Factors influencing knowledge about childhood autism among final year undergraduate Medical, Nursing and Psychology students of University of Nigeria, Enugu State, NigeriaMonday N Igwe
Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital Enugu, Nigeria
Ital J Pediatr 36:44. 2010..Poor knowledge about childhood autism among final year medical, nursing and psychology students who would form tomorrow's child health care professionals can compromise early recognition and ..
- Identification of prognostic factors for chronicity in patients with low back pain: a review of screening instrumentsM Melloh
Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Private Bag 1921, Dunedin, New Zealand
Int Orthop 33:301-13. 2009..Screening instruments for the identification of prognostic factors in patients with LBP should include these factors as a minimum core set...
- Integrating cognitive psychology, neurology and neuroimagingL M Parsons
Research Imaging Center, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78284 6240, USA
Acta Psychol (Amst) 107:155-81. 2001In the last decade, there has been a dramatic increase in research effectively integrating cognitive psychology, functional neuroimaging, and behavioral neurology...
- The persistence of underpowered studies in psychological research: causes, consequences, and remediesScott E Maxwell
Department of Psychology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
Psychol Methods 9:147-63. 2004..Supplementing significance tests with effect size measures and confidence intervals is shown to address some but not necessarily all problems associated with multiple testing...
- What imitation tells us about social cognition: a rapprochement between developmental psychology and cognitive neuroscienceAndrew N Meltzoff
Center for Mind, Brain and Learning, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 358:491-500. 2003..Imitation is doubly revealing: it is used by infants to learn about adults, and by scientists to understand the organization and functioning of the brain...
- Tailored cognitive-behavioral therapy in early rheumatoid arthritis for patients at risk: a randomized controlled trialAndrea W M Evers
Department of Medical Psychology, University Medical Center St Radboud, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Pain 100:141-53. 2002....
- Mental illness and well-being: the central importance of positive psychology and recovery approachesMike Slade
Health Service and Population Research Department Box P029, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Denmark Hill, London SE58AF, UK
BMC Health Serv Res 10:26. 2010..The aim of this paper is to support the re-orientation of health services around promoting well-being. Mental health services are used as an example to illustrate the new knowledge skills which will be needed by health professionals...
- Comparison of risk factors predicting return to work between patients with subacute and chronic non-specific low back pain: systematic reviewC A M Heitz
Department of Rheumatology, Balgrist University Hospital, Forchstrasse 340, 8008, Zurich, Switzerland
Eur Spine J 18:1829-35. 2009..Psychosocial interventions might be more effective in subacute stages since a higher proportion of modifiable risk factors were identified in that group...
- Behaviour of medical students in seeking mental and physical health care: exploration and comparison with psychology studentsRenee Brimstone
School of Psychology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia
Med Educ 41:74-83. 2007..Medical students learn attitudes and values from clinician role models and may also adopt behaviour patterns that lead them to seek help for physical and mental health problems from informal sources...
- Best practices for missing data management in counseling psychologyGabriel L Schlomer
Division of Family Studies and Human Development, University of Arizona, P O Box 210069, Tucson, AZ 85721 0069, USA
J Couns Psychol 57:1-10. 2010This article urges counseling psychology researchers to recognize and report how missing data are handled, because consumers of research cannot accurately interpret findings without knowing the amount and pattern of missing data or the ..
- Evolving guidelines for publication of qualitative research studies in psychology and related fieldsR Elliott
Department of Psychology, University of Toledo, Ohio 43606, USA
Br J Clin Psychol 38:215-29. 1999..qualitative and quantitative research and seven guidelines especially pertinent to qualitative investigations in psychology and related social sciences...
- Untangling social function and social cognition: a review of concepts and measurementJodi A Yager
Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
Psychiatry 69:47-68. 2006..Future efforts should be directed towards the continued validation of social functioning and social cognitive measures and their adaptation for use in at-risk and early psychosis populations...
- A new Big Five: fundamental principles for an integrative science of personalityDan P McAdams
School of Education and Social Policy, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Am Psychol 61:204-17. 2006Despite impressive advances in recent years with respect to theory and research, personality psychology has yet to articulate clearly a comprehensive framework for understanding the whole person...
- The Cinderella of psychology: the neglect of motor control in the science of mental life and behaviorDavid A Rosenbaum
Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Am Psychol 60:308-17. 2005One would expect psychology--the science of mental life and behavior--to place great emphasis on the means by which mental life is behaviorally expressed...
- A prospective cohort study of risk factors for disability retirement because of back pain in the general working populationKare B Hagen
Department of Population Health Sciences, National Institute of Public Health, National Insurance Administration, Oslo, Norway
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1790-6. 2002..A 7-year prospective cohort study of 34,754 employed men and women was conducted...
- The development and maturation of humanitarian psychologyGerard A Jacobs
Disaster Mental Health Institute, University of South Dakota, Vermillion 57069, USA
Am Psychol 62:929-41. 2007..A glimpse is provided of the third generation of psychological support programs, and an admonition is made for a more empirical evaluation of the effectiveness of interventions...
- Quantum physics in neuroscience and psychology: a neurophysical model of mind-brain interactionJeffrey M Schwartz
UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, NPI Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 360:1309-27. 2005..It is able to represent more adequately than classic concepts the neuroplastic mechanisms relevant to the growing number of empirical studies of the capacity of directed attention and mental effort to systematically alter brain function...
- Arbitrary metrics in psychologyHart Blanton
Department of PsychologyUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
Am Psychol 61:27-41. 2006..One example comes from social psychology, where researchers have begun using the Implicit Association Test to provide the lay public with feedback about ..
- Clinical psychologists across the years: the division of clinical psychology from 1960 to 2003John C Norcross
Department of Psychology, University of Scranton, Scranton, PA 18510 4596, USA
J Clin Psychol 61:1467-83. 2005..researchers have studied the members of the American Psychological Association's (APA) Division of Clinical Psychology to obtain information about their demographic characteristics, educational experiences, theoretical orientations,..
- The meanings of suicidal behaviour to psychology students in Ghana: a qualitative approachJoseph Osafo
Department of Social Work and Health Science, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N 7491 Trondheim, Norway
Transcult Psychiatry 48:643-59. 2011The objective of this study was to examine psychology students' attitudes toward suicidal behaviour and the meanings they assign to the act...
- The continued search for nonarbitrary metrics in psychologySusan E Embretson
School of Psychology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332 0170, USA
Am Psychol 61:50-5; discussion 62-71. 2006..In contrast to Blanton and Jaccard (2006), research findings suggest that metrics have direct impact on statistics for group comparisons and trend analysis...
- Walking on the sunny side: what positive psychology can contribute to psychiatric rehabilitation concepts and practiceGalia S Moran
Department of Community Mental Health
Psychiatr Rehabil J 36:202-8. 2013This article suggests a positive psychology framework to strengthen and broaden psychiatric rehabilitation and recovery thought and practice.
- Cognitive styles in the context of modern psychology: toward an integrated framework of cognitive styleMaria Kozhevnikov
George Mason University, Psychology Department, Fairfax, VA 22030 4444, USA
Psychol Bull 133:464-81. 2007....
- The impact of CBT and ACT models using psychology trainee therapists: a preliminary controlled effectiveness trialRaimo Lappalainen
Department of Psychology, University of Jyvaskyla, Finland
Behav Modif 31:488-511. 2007..Overall, therapists with limited training in both models got better results with ACT and the processes of change fit with the ACT model...
- The relationship between psychosocial distress and disability assessed by the Symptom Checklist-90-Revised and Roland Morris Disability Questionnaire in patients with chronic low back painHenrica R Schiphorst Preuper
Center for Rehabilitation, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, PO Box 30 002, 9750 RA Haren, The Netherlands
Spine J 7:525-30. 2007..The relationship between psychosocial distress measured with the Symptom Checklist-90-Revised (SCL-90-R) and self-reported disability measured with the Roland Morris Disability Questionnaire (RMDQ) has not been investigated...
- An overview of coefficient alpha and a reliability matrix for estimating adequacy of internal consistency coefficients with psychological research measuresJoseph G Ponterotto
Division of Psychological and Educational Services, Room 1008, Fordham University at Lincoln Center, 113 West 60th Street, New York, NY 10023 7478, USA
Percept Mot Skills 105:997-1014. 2007..A new reliability matrix anchored in classical test theory is introduced to help researchers judge adequacy of internal consistency coefficients with research measures. Guidelines and cautions in applying the matrix are provided...
- Consistency errors in p-values reported in Spanish psychology journalsJosé Manuel Caperos
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Comillas Pontifical University, Madrid, Spain
Psicothema 25:408-14. 2013..Recent reviews have drawn attention to frequent consistency errors when reporting statistical results...
- Distinguishing science from pseudoscience in school psychology: science and scientific thinking as safeguards against human errorScott O Lilienfeld
Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
J Sch Psychol 50:7-36. 2012Like many domains of professional psychology, school psychology continues to struggle with the problem of distinguishing scientific from pseudoscientific and otherwise questionable clinical practices...
- A sustainable future for humanity? How can psychology help?S Oskamp
Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, CA 91711, USA
Am Psychol 55:496-508. 2000..Specific steps toward that goal are proposed in this and the following four articles...
- Reliability and factor structure of the Multidimensional Pain Inventory--Swedish Language Version (MPI-S)G Bergstrom
Section of Personal Injury Prevention, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Pain 75:101-10. 1998..For section 3 the hypothesised factor structure could not be confirmed...
- Public skepticism of psychology: why many people perceive the study of human behavior as unscientificScott O Lilienfeld
Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
Am Psychol 67:111-29. 2012Data indicate that large percentages of the general public regard psychology's scientific status with considerable skepticism. I examine 6 criticisms commonly directed at the scientific basis of psychology (e.g...
- Medical and psychology students' self-assessed communication skills: A pilot studyJuhani Tiuraniemi
Department of Behavioural Sciences and Philosophy, University of Turku, Finland
Patient Educ Couns 83:152-7. 2011The purpose of this study was to describe how psychology and medical students assess their own competency and skills before and after training, in which role-play was used to teach interpersonal and communication skills.
- Evolutionary psychology: new perspectives on cognition and motivationLeda Cosmides
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Center for Evolutionary Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara, California 93106, USA
Annu Rev Psychol 64:201-29. 2013Evolutionary psychology is the second wave of the cognitive revolution. The first wave focused on computational processes that generate knowledge about the world: perception, attention, categorization, reasoning, learning, and memory...
- Use of a supplementary internet based education program improves sleep literacy in college psychology studentsStuart F Quan
Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02215, USA
J Clin Sleep Med 9:155-60. 2013..It is important to improve sleep literacy. Introductory psychology is one of the most highly enrolled courses at colleges and universities...
- Functional neuroimaging and psychology: what have you done for me lately?Joseph M Moran
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138
J Cogn Neurosci 25:834-42. 2013Functional imaging has become a primary tool in the study of human psychology but is not without its detractors...
- Darwin in mind: new opportunities for evolutionary psychologyJohan J Bolhuis
Behavioural Biology Group and Helmholtz Institute, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
PLoS Biol 9:e1001109. 2011Evolutionary Psychology (EP) views the human mind as organized into many modules, each underpinned by psychological adaptations designed to solve problems faced by our Pleistocene ancestors...
- Rethinking the psychology of tyranny: the BBC prison studyStephen Reicher
School of Psychology, University of St Andrews, Fife, UK
Br J Soc Psychol 45:1-40; discussion 47-53. 2006..On the basis of these findings, a new framework for understanding tyranny is outlined. This suggests that it is powerlessness and the failure of groups that makes tyranny psychologically acceptable...
- Journal impact factors and self-citations: implications for psychology journalsFrederik Anseel
Department of Work and Organizational Psychology, Ghent University, Henri Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Am Psychol 59:49-51. 2004
- Travel into a fairy land: a critique of modern qualitative and mixed methods psychologiesAaro Toomela
Institute of Psychology, Tallinn University, Narva mnt 25, Tallinn, Estonia
Integr Psychol Behav Sci 45:21-47. 2011..in the pre-WWII continental Europe is philosophically and theoretically better grounded than the other methodologies that can be distinguished in psychology today. Future psychology should be based on structural-systemic methodology.
- Psychiatry and psychology in medieval PersiaNasser Vakili
Institute for Physiology I, Munster University, Munster, Germany
J Clin Psychiatry 67:1862-9. 2006..The main objective of this article is to review the clinical approaches to psychological disorders used by practitioners in medieval Persia...
- Gender differences in predictors of self-rated health in Armenia: a population-based study of an economy in transitionAnahit Demirchyan
College of Health Sciences, American University of Armenia, Yerevan, Armenia
Int J Equity Health 11:67. 2012..This study identified the set of predictors of fair/poor self-rated health in adult female and male populations of Armenia during a period of long-lasting socio-economic transition to a market economy...
- Evaluating mediation and moderation effects in school psychology: a presentation of methods and review of current practiceAmanda J Fairchild
Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, Barnwell College, Columbia, SC, 29208, USA
J Sch Psychol 48:53-84. 2010..The utility of examining moderation and mediation effects in school psychology is described and current use of the analyses in applied school psychology research is reviewed and evaluated...
- A tale of two visions: can a new view of personality help integrate psychology?John D Mayer
Department of Psychology, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH 03824, USA
Am Psychol 60:294-307. 2005Personality psychology studies how psychological systems work together. Consequently, the field can act as a unifying resource for the broader discipline of psychology...
- Lectures are such an effective teaching method because they exploit evolved human psychology to improve learningBruce G Charlton
Med Hypotheses 67:1261-5. 2006..The structure of a lecture artificially manipulates human psychology to increase vigilance, focus attention, and generate authority for the lecturer--all of which make ..
- Beyond the pleistocene: using phylogeny and constraint to inform the evolutionary psychology of human matingPaul W Eastwick
Department of Psychology, Texas A and M University, 4235 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 4235, USA
Psychol Bull 135:794-821. 2009..context and presents evidence that 2 adaptive workarounds played a critical role as Homo sapiens's mating psychology evolved...
- A moderate eclecticism: ontological and epistemological issuesSimo Køppe
Department of Psychology, Øster Farimagsgade 2A, DK 1330, Copenhagen K, Denmark
Integr Psychol Behav Sci 46:1-19. 2012The principle of eclecticism is discussed with the point of departure in a definition of psychology and its subject areas. It is argued that eclecticism constitutes one of the key developmental conditions for science...
- The meeting of meditative disciplines and Western psychology: a mutually enriching dialogueRoger Walsh
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of California College of Medicine, CA, USA
Am Psychol 61:227-39. 2006..However, to date the meeting of the meditative disciplines and Western psychology has been marred by significant misunderstandings and by an assimilative integration in which much of the ..
- Tension between the theoretical thinking and the empirical method: is it an inevitable fate for psychology?Yasuhiro Omi
University of Yamanashi, Kofu, Yamanashi, Japan
Integr Psychol Behav Sci 46:118-27. 2012This paper will start from focusing on the limitations of quantitative approach in psychology from three viewpoints. First--data collection, especially experiments and questionnaires as two major methods of quantitative approach...
- Binary recursive partitioning: background, methods, and application to psychologyEdgar C Merkle
Department of Psychology, Wichita State University, Kansas 67260, USA
Br J Math Stat Psychol 64:161-81. 2011..In this paper, we describe BRP methods in a detailed manner and illustrate their use in psychological research. We also provide R code for carrying out the methods...
- Pocket-sized psychology studies: exploring daily diary software for palm pilotsBenjamin Le
Department of Psychology, Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041, USA
Behav Res Methods 38:325-32. 2006....
- ChoiceKey: a real-time speech recognition program for psychology experiments with a small response setChristopher Donkin
University of Newcastle, Newcastle, Australia
Behav Res Methods 41:154-62. 2009..The ChoiceKey source files and instructions may be downloaded as supplemental materials for this article from brm.psychonomic-journals.org/content/supplemental...
- Community health psychology: promoting analysis and action for social changeCatherine Campbell
London School of Economics, UK
J Health Psychol 9:187-95. 2004Community health psychology is concerned with the theory and method of working with communities to combat disease and to promote health...
- The dirty dozen: twelve failures of the hurricane katrina response and how psychology can helpAnahita Gheytanchi
Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, Palo Alto, CA 94303, USA
Am Psychol 62:118-30. 2007..Third, this article encourages expanding psychology's role beyond the treatment of trauma to encompass disaster planning and mitigation efforts from a broader ..
- Course and prognostic factors for neck pain in the general population: results of the Bone and Joint Decade 2000-2010 Task Force on Neck Pain and Its Associated DisordersLinda J Carroll
Department of Public Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:S75-82. 2008..Best evidence synthesis...
- Emotional evidence and jurors' judgments: the promise of neuroscience for informing psychology and lawJessica M Salerno
Department of Psychology MC 285, The University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 West Harrison Street, Chicago, IL 60707 7137, USA
Behav Sci Law 27:273-96. 2009..Ultimately, we argue for more ecologically valid psychological research to clarify these important issues...
- Neurological, neuropsychological, and psychosocial outcome following treatment of unruptured intracranial aneurysms: a review and commentaryKarren Towgood
Department of Psychology, University of Auckland, Auckland New Zealand
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:114-34. 2004..The small number of studies that include cognitive, psychosocial and quality of life outcomes are reviewed in some detail and suggestions made for improving future UIA outcome research...
- Finding "meaning" in psychology: a lay theories approach to self-regulation, social perception, and social developmentDaniel C Molden
Department of Psychology, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
Am Psychol 61:192-203. 2006Much of psychology focuses on universal principles of thought and action. Although an extremely productive pursuit, this approach, by describing only the "average person," risks describing no one in particular...
- The Ninth International Forum for Primary Care Research on Low Back PainDaniel Cherkin
Group Health Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:304-7. 2009..Review of oral and poster presentations and of workshop summaries from the Ninth International Forum for Primary Care Research on Low Back Pain held in Majorca, Spain, October 4-6, 2007...
- Evolutionary psychology. Controversies, questions, prospects, and limitationsJaime C Confer
Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, 78712, USA
Am Psychol 65:110-26. 2010Evolutionary psychology has emerged over the past 15 years as a major theoretical perspective, generating an increasing volume of empirical studies and assuming a larger presence within psychological science...
- Psychology over the Internet: On-Line ExperiencesV Garcia
Department of Psychology, Universidad Femenina del Sagrado Corazón, Lima, Peru
Cyberpsychol Behav 7:29-33. 2004The "International Symposium on Psychology over the Internet: On-Line Experiences" was held in Lima, Peru, July 2003, at the 29th InterAmerican Congress of Psychology...
- Russian women emigrées in psychology: informal Jewish networksWilliam R Woodward
University of New Hampshire, Department of Psychology, Conant Hall, Durham, NH 03824, USA
Hist Psychol 13:111-37. 2010..The characteristics of second-generation women in psychology seem to apply to this sample; they accepted applied or secondary positions in psychology or allied fields and ..
- Networks as complex dynamic systems: applications to clinical and developmental psychology and psychopathologyPaul L C van Geert
Department of Developmental Psychology, The Heymans Institute, University of Groningen, 9712 TS Groningen, The Netherlands
Behav Brain Sci 33:174-5. 2010....
- Behavioral economics: reunifying psychology and economicsC Camerer
Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, 228 77, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 91125, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 96:10575-7. 1999..improves the realism of the psychological assumptions underlying economic theory, promising to reunify psychology and economics in the process...
- Science and community psychology: social norms for pluralistic inquiryJames G Kelly
Am J Community Psychol 31:213-7. 2003The concept of "science" linked to the concept of "community psychology" requires adaptation. In the case of community psychology, science is public to citizens as well as to the scientist...
- Psychosocial risk factors for musculoskeletal symptoms among women working in geriatric careHolmfridur K Gunnarsdottir
Department of Research and Occupational Health, Administration of Occupational Health, Iceland
Am J Ind Med 44:679-84. 2003..The aim of this study is to explore the extent of the association between psychosocial work characteristics and musculoskeletal symptoms among women working in geriatric care...
- Psychology brings justice: the science of forensic psychologyGisli H Gudjonsson
Department of Psychology, PO78, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
Crim Behav Ment Health 13:159-67. 2003In this paper the focus is on one aspect of forensic psychology: the development of psychological instruments, a social psychological model and assessment procedures for evaluating the credibility of witnesses and police detainees during ..
- Comparative approaches in evolutionary psychology: molecular neuroscience meets the mindJaak Panksepp
J P Scott Center for Neuroscience, Mind and Behavior and Department of Psychology, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, USA
Neuro Endocrinol Lett 23:105-15. 2002..In this paper, we extend our previous arguments concerning strategic weaknesses of evolutionary psychology by advocating a foundational view that focuses on similarities in brain, behavior, and various basic ..
- Eastern Caribbean family psychology with conduct-disordered adolescents from the Virgin IslandsG R Dudley-Grant
Virgin Islands Behavioral Services, St Croix, Virgin Islands
Am Psychol 56:47-57. 2001Family psychology is a new and relatively undeveloped discipline in much of the English-speaking Caribbean, particularly in the U.S. Virgin Islands...
- Ethical issues in personality assessment in forensic psychologyS Knapp
Pennsylvania Psychological Association, Harrisburg 17102, USA
J Pers Assess 77:242-54. 2001..The practical recommendations made in this article are consistent with the APA's Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct...
- Systematic review of prognostic cohort studies on shoulder disordersTon Kuijpers
Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Pain 109:420-31. 2004..These results need to be interpreted with caution because of the small number of studies on which these conclusions are based, and the large heterogeneity among studies regarding follow-up, outcome measures, and analysis...
- National survey of psychotherapy training in psychiatry, psychology, and social workMyrna M Weissman
Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:925-34. 2006..Few practitioners use EBT...
- Neuropsychological rehabilitationBarbara A Wilson
Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Medical Research Council, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, United Kingdom
Annu Rev Clin Psychol 4:141-62. 2008..Evidence for effective treatment of cognitive, emotional, and psychosocial difficulties is presented, models that have been most influential in NR are described, and the review concludes with guidelines for good practice...
- The neglected 95%: why American psychology needs to become less AmericanJeffrey J Arnett
Department of Psychology, Clark University, Worcester, MA 01610, USA
Am Psychol 63:602-14. 2008..The result is an understanding of psychology that is incomplete and does not adequately represent humanity...
- Intersectionality and research in psychologyElizabeth R Cole
University of Michigan, Department of Women s Studies, and Center for Afroamerican and African Studies, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1290, USA
Am Psychol 64:170-80. 2009..The 3rd looks for commonalities across categories commonly viewed as deeply different. The author concludes with a discussion of the implications and value of these 3 questions for each stage of the research process...
- Clinical outcomes for patients classified by fear-avoidance beliefs and centralization phenomenonMark W Werneke
Spine Rehabilitation at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold, NJ 07728, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 90:768-77. 2009....
- Do physical therapists in the United kingdom recognize psychosocial factors in patients with acute low back pain?Annette Bishop
Department of Physiotherapy Studies and Primary Care Sciences Research Centre, Keele University, Staffordshire, UK
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1316-22. 2005..A cross-sectional, descriptive vignette survey of practicing, musculoskeletal physical therapists...
- Variables in psychology: a critique of quantitative psychologyAaro Toomela
Department of Psychology, Tallinn University, Narva mnt 25, Tallinn 10120, Estonia
Integr Psychol Behav Sci 42:245-65. 2008..It is concluded that variable-psychology has a very limited range of application for the development of a theory of mind-psychology.
- Functional impairment in body dysmorphic disorder: a prospective, follow-up studyKatharine A Phillips
Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
J Psychiatr Res 42:701-7. 2008..In conclusion, psychosocial functioning was poor over time, and few subjects attained functional remission. Greater BDD severity predicted poorer functioning...
- Psychosocial functioning and quality of life in body dysmorphic disorderKatharine A Phillips
Butler Hospital, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02906, USA
Compr Psychiatry 46:254-60. 2005..In addition, they suggest that treatment should aim at improving functioning and quality of life in addition to relieving symptoms...
- Genomic imprinting and human psychology: cognition, behavior and pathologyLisa M Goos
Department of Psychiatry Research, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Adv Exp Med Biol 626:71-88. 2008..Furthermore, hypotheses regarding the evolutionary development of imprinted genes can be used to derive predictions about their role in normal behavioural variation, such as that observed in food-related and social interactions...
- Understanding/ Treating Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Pediatric Physical IllnessEva Szigethy; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Effects of Testosterone and Genetic Factors on Psychological and Motor Function iNICOLE RENEE TARTAGLIA; Fiscal Year: 2013..I have a assembled a strong team of mentors and collaborators with broad and successful research careers in psychology, outcomes in sex chromosomal abnormalities, endocrinology, clinical trials, genotype-phenotype studies, ..
- Neural mechanisms by which chronic stress regulates inflammation in asthmaMelissa A Rosenkranz; Fiscal Year: 2013..goals with the utmost rigor requires expertise in not one, but at least three distinct methodological domains: psychology, neuroscience, and immunology...
- Comparative effectiveness of diabetes prevention strategies in women with GDMAssiamira Ferrara; Fiscal Year: 2010..Finding that this intervention is cost-effective in this setting should motivate its adoption at KP as well as in other health care systems. ..
- PS11-003 Minority AIDS Research InitiativeBRIDGETTE MERCEDEZ BRAWNER; Fiscal Year: 2013..Given that adolescent health is imperative to public health, the proposed research is timely, innovative and bears great significance. ..
- Food Environment, Diet Quality and Disparities in ObesityAdam Drewnowski; Fiscal Year: 2013..This interdisciplinary project on the built environment, behavior and health brings together experts from nutrition, geography, epidemiology, medicine, statistics and urban design. ..
- Saliva and Serum Inflammatory Biomarkers in Periodontitis: A Study in Older WomenJean Wactawski Wende; Fiscal Year: 2010..Ultimately, this information can be used to inform our understanding of the role of inflammation as one mechanism by which periodontal and other chronic diseases occur and progress. ..
- A Cohort Study of Preterm Delivery in Relation to Partner Abuse, Mood and AnxietyMichelle A Williams; Fiscal Year: 2013..S. Congress'passing of the Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers who Deliver Infants Early (PREEMIE) Act (P.L. 109-450)234. ..
- Self-Determination Theory and Lifestyle Behaviors in Barrett's Esophagus PatientsHODA J BADR; Fiscal Year: 2010..Thus, the proposed project involves a relatively small investment that could yield great progress in understanding the health promotion needs of this understudied population. ..
- Integrated Treatment for Smoking Cessation &Anxiety in People with HIVMichael J Zvolensky; Fiscal Year: 2013..This is an interdisciplinary research proposal that involves collaboration between clinical psychologists, physicians, and mental health/HIV counselors. ..
- Perinatal Stress and programming of childhood wheeze and lung functionRosalind J Wright; Fiscal Year: 2013..Knowledge gained from the proposed research may inform new pathways linking stress to lung structure-function changes. ..
- Cardiovascular Health: Effects of the Social and Physical EnvironmentShakira Franco Suglia; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Stress and Subclinical Cardio-Metabolic Disease in Police: A Longitudinal StudyJohn M Violanti; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Role of endocrine-disrupting chemicals and social stress on perinatal outcomesAmi R Zota; Fiscal Year: 2012..Results from this work will improve pregnancy outcomes and inform public health policy, particularly for vulnerable subpopulations, who often encounter elevated exposures to chemical and non-chemical stressors. ..
- Exercise Intervention for SmokingMichael J Zvolensky; Fiscal Year: 2012..abstract_text> ..
- Central Nervous System Mechanisms in Knee Osteoarthritis (KOA)Daniel J Clauw; Fiscal Year: 2013..Thus, in addition to this study providing a potential paradigm shift in our thinking regarding the "disease" of OA, this study also develops practical clinical tools for identifying the presence of centrally-enhanced pain in OA. ..
- Depression &CHD: Cellular-Molecular MechanismsEDWARD CARLOS SUAREZ; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Mechanisms of Meditation in Hypertension in BlacksRobert Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2010..However, there are several minor study design issues that all appear remediable. Overall enthusiasm for this application remains high. ..
- Adherence intervention to promote optimal use of insulin pumps in adolescents witKimberly Driscoll; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- The Effects of Lung Transplant on Disability and Health-Related Quality of LifeJonathan Paul Singer; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Biopsychosocial approaches to healthy agingTerrie Vasilopoulos; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- OEF/OIF Veterans with PTSD in Mental Health Residential Treatment ProgramsEric Slade; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Telehealth Outreach for Chronic Back PainJoseph H Atkinson; Fiscal Year: 2012..Rigorously controlled clinical trials of the type proposed could contribute to more accessible, integrated pain treatment. ..
- Psychosocial Factors and the Risk of Incident Asthma in African American WomenPatricia F Coogan; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Multi-Dimensional Successful Aging Among HIV-Infected AdultsDavid J Moore; Fiscal Year: 2013..Understanding potentially malleable protective versus risk factors at an individual level may lead to development of new interventions aimed at increasing the likelihood of successful aging among people living with HIV. ..
- Addressing Oral Health Disparities in Individuals with Mental Health ProblemsLisa J Heaton; Fiscal Year: 2013..The candidate received her PhD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Kentucky, completed one year of predoctoral Health Psychology internship training at the ..
- Stress, Neurodevelopment and the Emergence of Addictive Behaviors in AdolescenceHILARY PATRICIA BLUMBERG; Fiscal Year: 2013..perspectives including Adolescent Medicine, Neurobiology, Neuroimaging, Neuropsychology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Psychology and Women's Health. Dr...
- Quality of Life in Children with CleftHillary L Broder; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- HIV Prevention Intervention for Young Transgender WomenMATTHEW JAMES MIMIAGA; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY OF IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROMEWilliam E Whitehead; Fiscal Year: 2012..Identifying these different phenotypes of IBS and the genetic markers associated with them may help to identify new targets for drug development and may help us to individualize treatment and thereby make it more successful. ..
- The Psychosocial &Genetic Basis of Estrogen Metabolism &Blood Pressure in AgingCHRISTOPHER MAURICE MASI; Fiscal Year: 2011..Completion of these aims, as well as mentorship by Dr. Cacioppo and additional training in psychology, geriatrics, endocrinology, vascular biology, and genetics, will ensure the PI develops into an independent ..
- Genetic and estrogen-dependent regulation of the human PAC1R receptor and PTSDKerry J Ressler; Fiscal Year: 2013..We will further examine the mechanisms of PAC1 regulation using human lymphoblast cell lines of differing PAC1 rs2267735 genotypes. ..
- Multicenter ALS Cohort Study of Oxidative Stress and Disease ProgressionHiroshi Mitsumoto; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Role of endocrine-disrupting chemicals and social stress on perinatal outcomesAmi R Zota; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- Disparities in CHD in the Jackson Heart StudyMario Sims; Fiscal Year: 2010..This research will also show which factors health policy makers need to focus on in order to address and eliminate CHD disparities. ..
- Oral Health Intervention for Intellectually/Developmentally Disabled PersonsKNOWLTON WILLIAM JOHNSON; Fiscal Year: 2012..Ultimately, the results could impact healthcare reform and integrate dental case management into medical case management for disadvantaged persons. ..
- Comparison of Depression Interventions after Acute Coronary Syndrome (CODIACS)Karina W Davidson; Fiscal Year: 2010..Yet, we do not have clear evidence about which existing depression treatment algorithm would effectively alleviate both. This CEC grant will accelerate answering this pressing public health issue. ..
- MODULAR BIO-BEHAVIORAL CLOSED-LOOP CONTROL OF TYPE 1 DIABETESBoris P Kovatchev; Fiscal Year: 2013..A modular approach will permit incremental testing and deployment of system features, which will structure and facilitate system development. ..
- BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE RESEARCH IN CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASENeil Schneiderman; Fiscal Year: 2013..All trainees receive individual mentoring and participate in relevant program project and other research meetings. ..
- Biological Markers of System Burden in Symptomatic Knee OA: A Prospective StudyKIMBERLY THERESA SIBILLE; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Chronic Conditions and Mutuality of Care in Late Life MarriageJOAN E MONIN; Fiscal Year: 2013..Further, the combination of training and research will serve as a spring board for the candidate's independent research career to elucidate how interpersonal relationships influence health among older adults. ..
- Caregiver Illness Perception and Childs Early Childhood Caries StatusMary Beth Slusar; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Cognitive Impairment and Self-management in Adults with Heart FailureJoel W Hughes; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Comprehensive vs. Assisted Management of Mood and Pain Symptoms (CAMMPS) TrialKurt Kroenke; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Prevenitng HIV/STIs in Central Indian High Risk Women: A Pilot InterventionThomas L Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2010..If the adaptation proves successful, it could have significant impact on slowing or stopping the spread of HIV infection in this group and in the general population. ..
- Depression and Insulin Resistance in AdolescentsLAUREN BERGER SHOMAKER; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- Depression and Insulin Resistance in AdolescentsLAUREN BERGER SHOMAKER; Fiscal Year: 2013..abstract_text> ..
- An Investigation of the Clinical Utility of a Prolonged Grief Disorder DiagnosisHolly Gwen Prigerson; Fiscal Year: 2013..Findings from this study will inform development of a larger field trial to determine the impact of PGD on patient outcomes. ..
- Subjective Well-Being Over The Life CourseSTEPHEN JONATHAN MACHIN; Fiscal Year: 2013..The programme will be a fully-integrated collaboration between economists, psychologists, epidemiologists and psychiatrists. ..
- Meta-Analysis of Biobehavioral Determinants of Health Outcomes in Type 2 DiabetesSharon A Brown; Fiscal Year: 2012..The information obtained will inform clinical guidelines so that clinicians can effectively address the growing global diabetes epidemic. ..
- Stress, Gene-Environment Interaction and Cardiovascular DiseaseBelinda L Needham; Fiscal Year: 2013..This approach is necessary to better understand the importance of stress and to develop preventative interventions. ..
- A Cognitive Neuroscience Framework for Understanding and Treating Mood DisordersMoshe Bar; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- Chemotherapy Near Death: Modifiable Factors and Outcomes in Ovarian CancerAlexi Wright; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Home-based Exercise for Management of HIV-associated Cardiovascular Disease RiskGregory A Hand; Fiscal Year: 2011..This study will test the feasibility of an at-home exercise program for PLWHA and prepare for a full-scale intervention study, which may lead to a reduction in CVD risk among PLWHA. ..
- Social Ties and Health: Aggregating Data from Five Viral-Challenge TrialsSheldon A Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2013..In the long term, findings derived from these data may provide insight into possible alternative targets for intervention that typically are not addressed using conventional medical techniques. ..
- The Impact of Stress and Psychosocial Factors on Inflammation in WomenSusan A Everson-Rose; Fiscal Year: 2012..Moreover, the study addresses the critical public health problems of obesity and cardiovascular disease and thus has high public health relevance. ..
- Cognitive Behavioral Effects on Sleep, Pain, and Cytokines in Gynecologic CancerDeidre B Pereira; Fiscal Year: 2013..To the extent that psychological factors may influence quality of life and tumor biology among women with gynecologic cancers, psychological interventions may represent an important adjunct to standard clinical care in this population. ..
- Sociocultural Factors and Cardiometabolic Risk in Mexican-American WomenLinda C Gallo; Fiscal Year: 2013..S. population subgroup. ..
- Behavioral Rx & Nutrition in Pediatric Chronic DiseaseLori J Stark; Fiscal Year: 2010..2) to provided the candidate protected time and resources to mentor junior faculty and postdoctoral fellows in psychology and pediatrics who are pursuing clinical research careers in behavioral nutrition interventions for children...
- Understanding Race and Culture in Living Donor Kidney TransplantationLarissa Myaskovsky; Fiscal Year: 2013..Findings from this study are needed in order to develop patient, provider, and system-level interventions to increase rates of LDKT and improve post-transplant health outcomes among African Americans. ..
- Psychosocial Factors and Aging: Resting/Reflexive Cardiovascular ControlRichard P Sloan; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Targeting the Teachable Moment: A Lifestyle Intervention for Breast Cancer SurvivCrystal L Park; Fiscal Year: 2012....
- Chicago Endothelial Function StudyLouise C Hawkley; Fiscal Year: 2010..11/07) Page. Form Page 4 ..
- Presurgery Hypnosis--Benefits Analysis in Breast CancerGuy Montgomery; Fiscal Year: 2003..The possible mediational role of these factors in hypnosis effects will be examined will classic statistical approaches. ..
- Prospective effects of psychosocial factors on bariatric surgical successErin E Martinez; Fiscal Year: 2010..Findings will also inform behavioral interventions designed to optimize post-surgical outcome. ..
- PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS IN SUDDEN CARDIAC DEATHSue Thomas; Fiscal Year: 2002..The combination of data from PFOS and SCD-HeFT will provide a holistic assessment of HF patients. ..
- CHRONIC LOW BACK PAIN AS A MODEL OF FIBROMYALGIADaniel Clauw; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Integrating and Evaluating the Modeling Applied to Problem Solving PedagogyDavid E Pritchard; Fiscal Year: 2010..1] ..
- Sex Differences in Acute Pain and Analgesic Responses: Psychosocial and Genetic IBarbara A Hastie; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Ethnic Differences in Acute Pain and Analgesic ResponseBarbara A Hastie; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- MATERNITY LEAVE AND HEALTH--PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORSMarilyn Essex; Fiscal Year: 2002..This data collection is a critical step as this unique and important sample is followed longitudinally. ..
- Effects of Caregiving on Child MalnutritionAnn DiGirolamo; Fiscal Year: 2004..The candidate's immediate goals are to continue combining her backgrounds in Child Health Psychology and Public Health to address global health issues such as psychosocial factors influencing child malnutrition, ..