psychological techniques

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Summary: Methods used in the diagnosis and treatment of behavioral, personality, and mental disorders.

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  1. ncbi Dealing with school refusal behavior: a primer for family physicians
    Christopher A Kearney
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154 5030, USA
    J Fam Pract 55:685-92. 2006
  2. ncbi Functional Assessment in Migraine (FAIM) questionnaire: development of an instrument based upon the WHO's International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health
    Dev S Pathak
    Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
    Value Health 8:591-600. 2005
  3. ncbi Unmet demands for health care among patients with rheumatoid arthritis: indications for underuse?
    Catharina E Jacobi
    Department of Medical Decision Making, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arthritis Rheum 51:440-6. 2004
  4. ncbi Psychological management of pain
    Oskar Frischenschlager
    Institute of Medical Psychology, University of Vienna, Severingasse 9, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Disabil Rehabil 24:416-22. 2002
  5. ncbi Psychological testing and psychological assessment: a closer examination
    John Hunsley
    John Hunsley, School of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Am Psychol 57:139-40. 2002
  6. ncbi Digestive symptoms and their psychosocial impact: validation of a questionnaire
    Jorgen Urnes
    Department of Community Medicine and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:1019-27. 2006
  7. ncbi Development of an observational instrument to measure mother-infant separation post birth
    Gene Cranston Anderson
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Nurs Meas 12:215-34. 2004
  8. ncbi Sport psychology: training the mind for competition
    Jon Hammermeister
    Department of Physical Education, Health and Recreation, Eastern Washington University, PEB 200, Cheney, WA 99004, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 4:160-4. 2005
  9. ncbi Are techniques used in cognitive behaviour therapy applicable to behaviour change interventions based on the theory of planned behaviour?
    Imogen C A Hobbis
    Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, UK
    J Health Psychol 10:7-18; discussion 37-43. 2005
  10. ncbi Individual psychosocial support for breast cancer patients: a randomized study of nurse versus psychologist interventions and standard care
    Cecilia Arving
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Cancer Nurs 30:E10-9. 2007

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  1. ncbi Dealing with school refusal behavior: a primer for family physicians
    Christopher A Kearney
    Department of Psychology, University of Nevada Las Vegas, 4505 Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154 5030, USA
    J Fam Pract 55:685-92. 2006
  2. ncbi Functional Assessment in Migraine (FAIM) questionnaire: development of an instrument based upon the WHO's International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health
    Dev S Pathak
    Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA
    Value Health 8:591-600. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi Unmet demands for health care among patients with rheumatoid arthritis: indications for underuse?
    Catharina E Jacobi
    Department of Medical Decision Making, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arthritis Rheum 51:440-6. 2004
    ..To assess the prevalence of unmet health care demands among rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients, and to determine if these unmet demands indicate underuse...
  4. ncbi Psychological management of pain
    Oskar Frischenschlager
    Institute of Medical Psychology, University of Vienna, Severingasse 9, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Disabil Rehabil 24:416-22. 2002
    ..In this article an overview is given on the attempts of understanding and treating chronic pain from the psychodynamic view and the perspective of behavioural medicine...
  5. ncbi Psychological testing and psychological assessment: a closer examination
    John Hunsley
    John Hunsley, School of Psychology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 6N5
    Am Psychol 57:139-40. 2002
  6. ncbi Digestive symptoms and their psychosocial impact: validation of a questionnaire
    Jorgen Urnes
    Department of Community Medicine and General Practice, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:1019-27. 2006
    ..Questionnaires evaluating digestive symptoms and their psychosocial impact have not been extensively validated in Norwegian populations. In this study a self-administered questionnaire developed in Norway is evaluated for this purpose...
  7. ncbi Development of an observational instrument to measure mother-infant separation post birth
    Gene Cranston Anderson
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Nurs Meas 12:215-34. 2004
    ..0001). Interrater reliability was from 86% to 90%. The IMIS is a valid observational measure of maternal contact when raters are trained to score it reliably...
  8. ncbi Sport psychology: training the mind for competition
    Jon Hammermeister
    Department of Physical Education, Health and Recreation, Eastern Washington University, PEB 200, Cheney, WA 99004, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 4:160-4. 2005
    ..This new method of "training the mind" is presented and discussed...
  9. ncbi Are techniques used in cognitive behaviour therapy applicable to behaviour change interventions based on the theory of planned behaviour?
    Imogen C A Hobbis
    Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, UK
    J Health Psychol 10:7-18; discussion 37-43. 2005
    ..This article discusses the similarities and differences between the two approaches, and considers whether techniques used in CBT are applicable to interventions based on the TPB...
  10. ncbi Individual psychosocial support for breast cancer patients: a randomized study of nurse versus psychologist interventions and standard care
    Cecilia Arving
    Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Cancer Nurs 30:E10-9. 2007
    ..In conclusion, psychosocial support by specially trained nurses using techniques derived from cognitive behavioral therapy is beneficial for breast cancer patients and may be a realistic alternative in routine cancer care...
  11. ncbi Self-care for job stress in the workplace
    Koji Ishikawa
    Iwatsuka Health Section, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd, 1 Takamichi, Iwatsuka cho, Nakamura ku, Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
    Sangyo Eiseigaku Zasshi 50:4-10. 2008
    ..The occupational physicians who applied psychological techniques, such as the autogenic training and/or the transactional analysis, were few in number, 17.8% and 14...
  12. ncbi Evaluation of dentists' perceived needs regarding treatment of the anxious patient
    K B Hill
    University of Birmingham, School of Dentistry, St Chad s Queensway, Birmingham, B4 6NN
    Br Dent J 204:E13; discussion 442-3. 2008
    ..Aim To determine the views and experiences of dental practitioners in their current use of anxiety management techniques, their undergraduate and post-graduation training in these techniques and future training needs...
  13. ncbi Referrals to a secondary care dental clinic for anxious adult patients: implications for treatment
    P McGoldrick
    University of Dundee Dental School
    Br Dent J 191:686-8. 2001
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  14. ncbi Sex coaching for physicians: combination treatment for patient and partner
    M A Perelman
    New York Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York 10021, USA
    Int J Impot Res 15:S67-74. 2003
    ..Integrating sex therapy and other psychological techniques into their office practice will improve effectiveness in treating SD...
  15. ncbi Using psychological insights to help people quit smoking
    T Ward
    Department of Sociology, Psychology and Social Work, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica
    J Adv Nurs 34:754-9. 2001
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  16. ncbi Pain and anxiety control in Down syndrome
    N Cetrullo
    Unit of Dentistry for Disabled Patients, Department of Dentistry, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 53:619-29. 2004
    ..A local anaesthetic, combined when possible with psychological techniques, remains the approach of choice and only a level of compliance that is really wanting or the need to ..
  17. ncbi Presence as an emotional experience
    M P Huang
    University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry, Ann Arbor 48109 0390, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 62:148-53. 1999
    ..Validated psychological techniques for assessing emotions by subjective report, behavioral observations, and facial analysis can all be ..
  18. ncbi Effects of telephone counseling on antipsychotic adherence and emergency department utilization
    Paul F Cook
    College of Nursing, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:841-6. 2008
    To determine whether ScriptAssist, a telehealth nursing program using psychological techniques, reduced emergency department (ED) utilization and improved adherence among Medicaid health plan members with serious and persistent mental ..
  19. ncbi Training health professionals: a multidisciplinary team approach in a university-based weight-loss program
    B J Brehm
    Department of Health Sciences, College of Allied Health Sciences, The University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0394, USA
    J Allied Health 28:226-9. 1999
    ..Exercise, stress management, parenting skills, and psychological techniques were perceived as important skills to develop for professional careers.
  20. ncbi Erectile dysfunction in patients in a cardiac rehabilitation program
    José M Maroto-Montero
    Unidad de Rehabilitación Cardiaca, Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 61:917-22. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the incidence of, etiological factors associated with, and treatment results obtained in this condition in patients participating in a cardiac rehabilitation program...
  21. ncbi Returning to play: the mind does matter
    James Bauman
    US Olympic Committee, 2800 Olympic Parkway, Chula Vista, CA 91915, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 15:432-5. 2005
    ..Further support for the literature cited and conclusions comes from more than 16 years of collegial consultations and direct clinical experience with multiple collegiate, Olympic, and professional sport organizations...
  22. ncbi Misconceptions about classical psychophysics and the measurement of response bias
    R M Gardner
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Denver 80217 3364, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 84:587-94. 1997
    ..Finally, data indicating a correspondence between sensory and nonsensory factors obtained with various psychological techniques are reviewed.
  23. ncbi Psychosocial issues and their relevance to the cosmetic surgery patient
    Ted A Grossbart
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 22:136-47. 2003
    ..5. A wide range of studies document the use of psychological techniques to improve surgical outcome.
  24. ncbi [Reduction of anxiety in the anteroom of the operating theater in pediatric patients]
    C Silvente
    Area de Psicologia Bàsica, Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona
    Cir Pediatr 13:30-4. 2000
    ..Numerous investigations are, therefore, conducted to alleviate anxiety through different psychological techniques at this critical moment that the child is undergoing in surgery...
  25. ncbi Evaluating anxiety in patients attending optometric practice
    Tom H Margrain
    Department of Optometry and Vision Sciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Ophthalmic Physiol Opt 23:287-93. 2003
    ..In this paper, we introduce physiological and psychological techniques that may be used to evaluate anxiety and arousal in the consulting room and present data from a small ..
  26. ncbi Depression in later life: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge
    Richard B Birrer
    St Joseph s Healthcare System, Inc, Paterson, New Jersey, USA
    Am Fam Physician 69:2375-82. 2004
    ..A comprehensive, multidisciplinary approach, including consideration of electroconvulsive treatment in some cases, is important. The overall long-term prognosis for elderly depressed patients is good...
  27. ncbi The future of psychotherapy outcome research: science or political rhetoric?
    J Peebles
    Department of Psychology, University of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Psychol 134:659-69. 2000
    ..is an exploration of the impact of these recommendations, whose objective appears to be the promotion of psychological techniques for inclusion in clinical practice guidelines...
  28. pmc Normal muscle strength and fatigability in patients with effort syndromes
    M J Stokes
    Department of Medicine, University of Liverpool
    BMJ 297:1014-7. 1988
    ..The increased perception of effort must therefore be due to impairment of central rather than peripheral mechanisms. The optimal approach to treatment of effort syndromes combines physical and psychological techniques.
  29. ncbi [Use of alternative treatments by HIV-positive and AIDS patients in The Netherlands]
    I Wolffers
    Vrije Universiteit, Vakgroep Sociale Geneeskunde, Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 138:307-10. 1994
    ..To analyse the use of alternative treatments by HIV-positive and AIDS patients...
  30. ncbi Tea and empathy
    Lucy Gooding
    Nurs Stand 18:18-9. 2003
  31. ncbi Managing panic disorder in general practice
    David Austin
    Department of General Practice, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Fam Physician 34:563-71. 2005
    ..Most people with PD will present in the first instance to their general practitioner or hospital emergency department for assistance, often with a focus on somatic symptoms and concerns...
  32. ncbi Living with HIV and negotiating psychological discourse
    Martin Holt
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Health (London) 10:211-31. 2006
    ..Our analysis suggests a need for greater scrutiny of the ways in which psychological techniques are employed as solutions to the ambiguities of living with HIV.
  33. ncbi Telephone counseling to improve osteoporosis treatment adherence: an effectiveness study in community practice settings
    Paul F Cook
    University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Am J Med Qual 22:445-56. 2007
    ..Most reasons given for nonadherence were psychological. The results support the use of psychological techniques to improve adherence and the use of telehealth to disseminate evidence-based patient counseling.
  34. ncbi Treating functional lower gastrointestinal symptoms
    Nora Thoua
    Gastrointestinal Physiology Unit, University College Hospital, London
    Clin Med 6:449-52. 2006
  35. ncbi Verrucae vulgares in children: successful simulated X-ray treatment (a suggestion-based therapy)
    Viktor Meineke
    Department of Dermatology, University of the Saarland, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Dermatology 204:287-9. 2002
    ..Treatment of verrucae vulgares is sometimes difficult. Invasive methods should not be used for young children...
  36. ncbi Anxiety disorders. Recognition and management
    G Andrews
    Clinical Research Unit for Anxiety Disorders, School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney
    Aust Fam Physician 29:337-41. 2000
    ..Also, they are sometimes dismissed as being 'just anxious', 'very shy', or 'worriers' rather than being recognized as suffering from very treatable disorders...
  37. ncbi Translating advances in schizophrenia treatment: a glass ceiling
    Patrick D McGorry
    Med J Aust 178:425-6. 2003
  38. ncbi Actigraphic measurement of agitated behaviour in dementia
    Guy Nagels
    Laboratory of Neurochemistry and Behaviour, Institute Born Bunge, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:388-93. 2006
    ..This study examines the correlation between actigraphic measures and a validated assessment scale of agitated behaviour in dementia, the Cohen-Mansfield Agitation Inventory (CMAI)...
  39. ncbi The 'Draw-the-Family Test' in the preoperative assessment of patients with anorectal diseases and psychological distress: a prospective controlled study
    C Miliacca
    Coloproctology Unit, Ars Medica Hospital, Rome, Italy
    Colorectal Dis 12:792-8. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the DFT in patients with psychological problems undergoing surgery for benign anorectal disease and to correlate the results with surgical outcome...
  40. ncbi Irritable bowel syndrome - The role of complementary medicines in treatment
    Marie Pirotta
    Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne, Victoria
    Aust Fam Physician 38:966-8. 2009
    ..Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common gut problem that interferes with many people's enjoyment of life...
  41. ncbi Early intervention in psychosis
    Alma Dzubur-Kulenovic
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Sarajevol
    Med Arh 57:61-3. 2003
    ..advocate the use of low dose medication (be this with typical or atypical anti-psychotics) as well as psychological techniques, and assertive case management...
  42. ncbi Reported sexual abuse predicts impaired functioning but a good response to psychological treatments in patients with severe irritable bowel syndrome
    Francis Creed
    School of Psychiatry and Behavioural Science, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Psychosom Med 67:490-9. 2005
    ..We assessed the effect of reported sexual abuse on symptom severity and health-related quality of life in patients with severe irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) undergoing psychological treatments...
  43. ncbi High incidence of clinically relevant depressive symptoms in vulnerable persons of 75 years or older living in the community
    Els Dozeman
    Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Aging Ment Health 14:828-33. 2010
    ..The incidence rates of clinically relevant depressive symptoms and their predictors were investigated in a vulnerable elderly population...
  44. pmc Techniques and devices to restore cognition
    Mijail Demian Serruya
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Gates 3 HUP, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, United States
    Behav Brain Res 192:149-65. 2008
    ....
  45. pmc Views of chartered physiotherapists on the psychological content of their practice: a preliminary study in the United Kingdom
    B Hemmings
    Division of Sports Studies, University College Northampton, UK
    Br J Sports Med 36:61-4. 2002
    ....
  46. ncbi A study of the differential effects of Tomm's questioning styles on therapeutic alliance
    D Ryan
    Department of Psychology, University College Dublin, Ireland
    Fam Process 40:67-77. 2001
    ..The results of this study support Tomm's hypothesis that questioning styles based on circular assumptions lead to a better therapeutic alliance at an individual and systemic level than do questions based on lineal assumptions...
  47. ncbi Using drawing to explore student nurses' perceptions of older age
    Sally Roberts
    City University, St Bartholomew s School of Nursing and Midwifery, London
    Nurs Older People 15:14-8. 2003
  48. ncbi Somatic symptoms in primary care and psychological comorbidities in Qatar: neglected burden of disease
    Abdulbari Bener
    Department of Medical Statistics and Epidemiology, Hamad General Hospital and Hamad Medical Corporation, Weill Cornell Medical College, Doha, Qatar
    Int Rev Psychiatry 25:100-6. 2013
    ..7%) and stress disorders (19.2%). The study findings revealed that somatic symptoms were significantly associated with socio-economic status. Somatic symptoms were significantly associated with depression, anxiety and stress disorders...
  49. ncbi A review assessing the current treatment strategies for postnatal psychological morbidity with a focus on post-traumatic stress disorder
    Susanne Peeler
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health, Education and Society, Plymouth University, Wellington Road, Taunton, United Kingdom
    Midwifery 29:377-88. 2013
    ..to conduct a systematic review of randomised controlled trials investigating the efficacy of treatments used to manage postnatal psychological morbidity...
  50. ncbi Suicide by cop: causes, reactions, and practical intervention strategies
    Laurence Miller
    Int J Emerg Ment Health 8:165-74. 2006
    ..Operational strategies and psychological techniques for de-escalating and resolving a SBC crisis are discussed...
  51. ncbi Providing psychological treatments in general practice: how will it work?
    Grant Blashki
    c Psychiatry Research Unit, PO Box 1, Rozelle, NSW 2039, Australia
    Med J Aust 179:23-5. 2003
    ..Research focusing on GP training and how GPs interact with specialist services in the provision of psychological treatments is urgently required...
  52. ncbi A pain management program for chronic cancer-treatment-related pain: a preliminary study
    Karen A Robb
    Academic Department of Physiotherapy, School of Biomedical Sciences, King s College London, London, UK
    J Pain 7:82-90. 2006
    ..A combination of physical and psychological techniques were adapted from previous work in chronic benign pain and implemented by two therapists...
  53. ncbi Behavioural and psychological management of somatic symptom disorders: an overview
    Mahendra P Sharma
    Department of Clinical Psychology, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India
    Int Rev Psychiatry 25:116-24. 2013
    ..This review aims at giving an overview of the components of the behavioural and other psychological interventions available for addressing medically unexplained somatic symptoms and to present their efficacy...
  54. ncbi Reducing suicidal ideation in depressed older primary care patients
    Jurgen Unutzer
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1550-6. 2006
    ..To determine the effect of a primary care-based collaborative care program for depression on suicidal ideation in older adults...
  55. ncbi Physiological evaluation of psychological treatments for anxiety
    Eileen Wollburg
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System, 116 PAD, 3801 Miranda Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 7:129-41. 2007
    ..The most convincing studies dealt with the treatment of specific phobias and post-traumatic stress disorder...
  56. ncbi Case conferences as interventions dealing with the challenging behavior of people with dementia in nursing homes: a systematic review
    Sven Reuther
    German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases DZNE, Witten, Germany
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:1891-903. 2012
    ..The aim of this review is to describe the effects of case conferences on people with dementia and challenging behavior and the staff in nursing homes...
  57. ncbi Changes in treated incidence of borderline personality disorder in denmark: 1970-2009
    Lene Maria Ørts Clemmensen
    Resident, Department of Organic Psychiatric Disorders and Emergency Ward, Aarhus University Hospital, Risskov, Denmark
    Can J Psychiatry 58:522-8. 2013
    ..To investigate whether there are any trends in treated incidence of borderline personality disorder (BPD) in Danish psychiatric hospitals based on different diagnostic systems from 1970 to 2009...
  58. ncbi The importance of psychological assessment in chronic pain
    David A Williams
    University of Michigan, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 23:554-9. 2013
    ..Supported by over 30 years of evidence, the bio-psycho-social model acknowledges that psychosocial factors are inherent in chronic pain and require assessment if meaningful diagnostics and treatments are to occur...
  59. ncbi Profiling the criminal mind: does it actually work?
    Richard N Kocsis
    Forensic Psychologist, PO Box 662, Dee Why, Sydney, NSW 2099, Australia
    Lancet 364:s14-5. 2004
  60. ncbi Predictors of distress and anxiety during pregnancy
    A Roos
    Department of Psychiatry, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
    Afr J Psychiatry (Johannesbg) 16:118-22. 2013
    ..We determined whether temperament and character, trait anxiety, resilience, and social support predicted distress and anxiety symptoms in pregnancy...
  61. ncbi No clear effects of acute tryptophan depletion on processing affective prosody in male adults with ADHD
    M Grabemann
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Duisburg Essen, LVR Clinics Essen, Essen, Germany
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 128:142-8. 2013
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether diminished brain 5-HT synthesis, as achieved by acute tryptophan depletion (ATD), can impair the processing of affective prosody in adults with ADHD...
  62. ncbi Ground control to Major Tom: experimental manipulation of anxiety-related interpretation bias by means of the "space odyssey" paradigm and effects on avoidance tendencies in children
    Peter Muris
    Institute of Psychology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Anxiety Disord 23:333-40. 2009
    ..Further, no support was found for the idea that high-anxious children were more affected by the experimental manipulation than low-anxious children...
  63. ncbi An examination of the tripartite model of depressive and anxiety symptoms in African American youth: stressors and coping strategies as common and specific correlates
    Noni K Gaylord-Harden
    Department of Psychology, Loyola University Chicago, 1032 West Sheridan Road, Chicago, IL 60660, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 40:360-74. 2011
    ..Further, stressors and coping strategies showed specific associations to features of depression and anxiety. The findings provide evidence of factors that may help to distinguish between internalizing symptoms in African American youth...
  64. pmc Optimal treatment of social phobia: systematic review and meta-analysis
    John Canton
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 8:203-15. 2012
    ..Cognitive behavior therapy appears to be more effective than other evidence-based psychological techniques, and its effects appear to be more enduring than those of pharmacotherapy...
  65. ncbi Mind the gap: MIND, the mental hygiene movement and the trapdoor in measurements of intellect
    J Toms
    Centre for the History of Medicine, University of Warwick, Warwick, UK
    J Intellect Disabil Res 54:16-27. 2010
    ..This article examines the historical antecedents to key statements made by the organisation at this time regarding the relationship of mental health with, what was then called, 'mental handicap'...
  66. pmc Incorporating psychological approaches into routine paediatric venepuncture
    A J A Duff
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Ashley Wing Extension, St James s University Hospital, Leeds LS9 7TF, UK
    Arch Dis Child 88:931-7. 2003
    ..The main focus is on how such procedures could be amended to incorporate psychological techniques routinely, outlining specific guidelines for clinical practice.
  67. ncbi Visual target detection paradigm for the study of selective attention
    M H Tabert
    Neuroscience PET Laboratory, Department of Psychiatry, Box 1505, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 1 Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Brain Res Brain Res Protoc 6:80-5. 2000
    ....
  68. ncbi Psychological stress and pain in wound care, part 2: a review of pain and stress assessment tools
    K Solowiej
    Psychological Sciences, Institute of Health and Society, University of Worcester, UK
    J Wound Care 19:110-5. 2010
    ..While it takes time and money to train practitioners in their use, this will soon be offset by benefits in terms of patient care, satisfaction and reduced costs...
  69. ncbi Prospective drug safety monitoring using the UK primary-care General Practice Research Database: theoretical framework, feasibility analysis and extrapolation to future scenarios
    Saga Johansson
    AstraZeneca R and D, Molndal, Sweden
    Drug Saf 33:223-32. 2010
    ..However, further improvement in drug safety monitoring requires a shift towards more proactive pharmacoepidemiological methods that can detect adverse drug signals as they occur in the population...
  70. ncbi Competitive disadvantage makes attitudes towards rape less negative
    Kevin L Nunes
    Department of Psychology, Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
    Evol Psychol 9:509-21. 2011
    ..Future studies using similar experimental manipulations can complement correlational studies and may contribute to greater clarity, precision, and sophistication of research and theory on the role of competitive disadvantage in rape...
  71. ncbi Importance of psychological intervention for the recovery of children submitted to elective surgery
    Renata Panico Gorayeb
    Department of Neurosciences and Behavior, School of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, USP
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1390-5. 2009
    ..When the whole family can be prepared and supported by psychologic intervention, the damage to child behavior and family anxiety is attenuated...
  72. ncbi Sense of hyper-positive self, goal-attainment beliefs and coping strategies in bipolar I disorder
    R Lee
    Psychology Department, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    Psychol Med 40:967-75. 2010
    ..To promote of our understanding of this group of patients, the present study investigated the relationship between SHPS, preferred internal state, dysfunctional attitudes and coping with hypothetical manic prodromal scenarios...
  73. ncbi Affective determinants of anxiety and depression development in children and adolescents: an individual growth curve analysis
    Marleen De Bolle
    Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 42:694-711. 2011
    ..Relations were not moderated by sex or sample. Results revealed that the assessment of the tripartite components is warranted as it can help to identify children at risk for an unfavorable depressive symptom course...
  74. pmc Depression and the medicalization of sadness: conceptualization and recommended help-seeking
    Glòria Durà-Vilà
    Research Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 59:165-75. 2013
    ....
  75. ncbi Integration of cognitive-behavioral therapy with gait training for a 58-year-old male with a fear of falling: a case report
    Ann Vendrely
    Governors State University, University Park, IL 60484 0975, USA
    Physiother Theory Pract 28:232-7. 2012
    ..Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) uses psychological techniques to redirect negative cognitive, emotional, or behavioral affects for improvement of self-efficacy and ..
  76. ncbi Countertransference in the treatment of adolescents and its manifestation in the therapist-patient relationship
    Orya Tishby
    School of Social Work, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Psychother Res 21:621-30. 2011
    ..It is suggested that these four dynamics constitute the process which links the origins and triggers with the manifestations and effects in Hayes's (2004) operational model of countertranference...
  77. ncbi Treatment for severe and enduring anorexia nervosa: a review
    Phillipa J Hay
    School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Penrith, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 46:1136-44. 2012
    ..Our aims were to (i) conduct a systematic review of randomised controlled trials (RCTs) of treatment for chronic anorexia nervosa participants, and (ii) identify research informing novel therapeutic approaches for this group...
  78. pmc Lifetime adversity leads to blunted stress axis reactivity: studies from the Oklahoma Family Health Patterns Project
    William R Lovallo
    Behavioral Sciences Laboratories, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 921 NE 13th Street, Oklahoma City, OK 73104, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 71:344-9. 2012
    ..We present evidence that adverse experience in childhood and adolescence can alter core components of the stress axis, including cortisol and heart rate reactivity...
  79. ncbi Made of stone: a view of Parkinson 'off' periods
    Neil Matson
    Department of Clinical Psychology, North and East Devon Partnership NHS Trust, UK
    Psychol Psychother 75:93-9. 2002
    ..Clinical implications for adjuvant psychological techniques are discussed.
  80. ncbi Drug companies and clinical psychology
    Elina Baker
    Devon Partnership NHS Trust, Dawlish, UK
    Ethical Hum Sci Serv 5:247-53. 2003
    This article argues that the pharmaceutical industry uses psychological techniques focusing on social conditioning, shame, and guilt to sell its concepts and products to an ever-widening group of health care professionals...
  81. ncbi Do changes in coping style explain the effectiveness of interventions for psychological morbidity in family carers of people with dementia? A systematic review and meta-analysis
    Ryan Li
    Mental Health Sciences Unit, University College London, London, UK
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:204-14. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that interventions effective in reducing psychological symptoms would increase emotional support and acceptance-based coping, or decrease dysfunctional coping...
  82. ncbi Friends with benefits: the evolved psychology of same- and opposite-sex friendship
    David M G Lewis
    Department of Psychology, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    Evol Psychol 9:543-63. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that friend preferences may have evolved to solve ancestrally sex-linked adaptive problems, and that opposite-sex friendship may directly or indirectly serve mating functions...
  83. ncbi Citizen weeks or the psychologizing of citizenship
    José Carlos Loredo-Narciandi
    Departamento de Psicologia Basica I, Facultad de Psicologia, Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia, Madrid, Spain
    Hist Psychol 16:57-71. 2013
    ..Modern psychological techniques (occupational, educational, legal psychology, etc.) nourished his reform program...
  84. ncbi Clinical effects of comprehensive therapy of early psychological intervention and rehabilitation training on neurological rehabilitation of patients with acute stroke
    Duo Yu Wu
    People s Hospital of Hainan Province, Haikou, China
    Asian Pac J Trop Med 5:914-6. 2012
    ..To evaluate the clinical effects of comprehensive therapy of psychological intervention and rehabilitation training on the mental health of the patients with acute stroke...
  85. ncbi Effects of chitosan on xenograft models of melanoma in C57BL/6 mice and hepatoma formation in SCID mice
    Ming Yang Yeh
    Department of Biological Science and Technology, China Medical University No 91, Hsueh Shih Road, Taichung 40402, Taiwan and Dr Fang Ming Hung, Department of Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, No 21, Sec 2, Nan Ya south Rd Banciao 220, Taipei, Taiwan, R O C e mail
    Anticancer Res 33:4867-73. 2013
    ..Cancer patients often use CAM in the form of nutritional supplements, psychological techniques and natural medical approaches in the place of or in parallel to conventional medicine...
  86. ncbi Exercise and relaxation in health promotion
    R J Shephard
    School of Physical and Health Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Sports Med 23:211-7. 1997
    ..Stress levels can be reduced by anxiolytic drugs, or by a variety of psychological techniques; however, an appropriate programme of physical activity may be the preferred option, since exercise has ..
  87. pmc A validation study of the Korean version of SPAN
    Ho Jun Seo
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, 505 Banpo Dong, Seocho Gu, Seoul 137 701, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 52:673-9. 2011
    ..This study sought to develop and validate a Korean version of the SPAN (SPAN-K)...
  88. ncbi [Possibilities of hypnosis and hypnosuggestive methods in oncology]
    Edit Jakubovits
    Alapozó Egészségtudományi Intézet, Semmelweis Egyetem Egészségtudományi Kar, Morfológiai és Fiziológiai Tanszék, Budapest
    Magy Onkol 55:22-31. 2011
    ..the everyday communication with the physician can effectively complement other already known medical and psychological techniques. Although numerous studies have reported the beneficial physical and mental changes induced by hypnosis, ..
  89. ncbi Recent developments in psychosocial interventions for people with psychosis
    E McCann
    City University, St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, Philpot Street, Whitechapel, London E1 2EA, UK
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 22:99-107. 2001
    ..Over the last decade, there have been research developments in the use of psychological techniques to manage psychotic symptomatology, particularly in the realms of cognitive behavioral therapies...
  90. pmc Supportive accountability: a model for providing human support to enhance adherence to eHealth interventions
    David C Mohr
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, United States
    J Med Internet Res 13:e30. 2011
    ..Each component of the proposed model is a testable hypothesis. As we develop viable human support models, these should be manualized to facilitate dissemination...
  91. ncbi What are the most effective intervention techniques for changing physical activity self-efficacy and physical activity behaviour--and are they the same?
    S L Williams
    Applied Research Centre in Health and Lifestyle Interventions and Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    Health Educ Res 26:308-22. 2011
    ..This meta-analysis provides evidence for which psychological techniques are most effective for changing self-efficacy and physical activity.
  92. ncbi Pathological guilt: a persistent yet overlooked treatment factor in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Leslie J Shapiro
    OCD Institute, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 23:63-70. 2011
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  93. ncbi Psychological skills training as a way to enhance an athlete's performance in high-intensity sports
    D Birrer
    Swiss Federal Institute of Sport Magglingen, Magglingen, Switzerland
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 20:78-87. 2010
    ..This allows an expert to choose psychological techniques to improve the athlete's psychological skill...
  94. ncbi Disrupted theory of mind network processing in response to idea of reference evocation in schizophrenia
    I H Park
    Department of Psychiatry, Myongji Hospital, Kwandong University College of Medicine, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, Korea
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 123:43-54. 2011
    ..This study examined the neural pathophysiology of the theory of mind network by eliciting self-referential processing during an idea of reference evocating situation in patients with schizophrenia...
  95. ncbi Using theories of behaviour change to inform interventions for addictive behaviours
    Thomas L Webb
    Department of Psychology, The University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK
    Addiction 105:1879-92. 2010
    ..This paper reviews a set of theories of behaviour change that are used outside the field of addiction and considers their relevance for this field...
  96. ncbi Psychological therapies for recipients of implantable cardioverter defibrillators
    Sarah Edelman
    Health Psychology Unit, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Heart Lung 32:234-40. 2003
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  97. ncbi The effect of psychological management on dental anxiety in children
    M O Folayan
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ie Ife, Nigeria
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 27:365-70. 2003
    ..The age of the patients was recorded. The types as well as number of psychological techniques employed during treatment were also noted...
  98. ncbi Psychological factors in immunomodulation induced by cancer surgery: a review
    Bert Garssen
    Helen Dowling Institute, Center for Psycho oncology, Ruvenslaan 190, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Biol Psychol 85:1-13. 2010
    ..We recommend that future studies exploring the role of psychological factors on immune function and survival focus more on their influence during the peri-surgical period...
  99. pmc Human bed nucleus of the stria terminalis indexes hypervigilant threat monitoring
    Leah H Somerville
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:416-24. 2010
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  100. ncbi Factors influencing the use of behavioral management techniques during child management by dentists
    M O Folayan
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 28:155-61. 2004
    ..The training of dentists should thus entail the full spectrum (content and instructional effectiveness) of all psychological techniques.
  101. ncbi The locus of the benefits of repetition-lag memory training
    Heather Bailey
    Washington University St Louis, Saint Louis, MO, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 18:577-93. 2011
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Research Grants8

  1. The Efficacy of Adapted Yoga in Managing Psychosoccial Risk in ICD Patients
    STEFANIE TOISE; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Part A. Proposed is a predoctoral fellowship program which integrates psychological techniques with the fields of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and cardiology...
  2. Bipolar Disorder, Subjectivity and Treatment Adherence
    Martha Sajatovic; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. fMRI of Craving in Addictions: Gender Differences
    MARC POTENZA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. fMRI of CBT and CM for Cocaine Dependence
    MARC POTENZA; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Successful completion of this project would lay the foundation for future studies (e.g., those combining behavioral and pharmacological treatments) in cocaine dependence and other addictive disorders. ..
  5. BEHAVIORAL MEDICINE: CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE RESEARCH
    William Lovallo; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..U. medical campus. Training will utilize classroom, laboratory, and clinical facilities at several departments and hospitals on campus. ..
  6. CAFFEINE INFLUENCES ON EXERCISE AND PSYCHOLOGICAL STRESS
    William Lovallo; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This new information should aid in evaluating caffeine's effects over the span of midlife, a time at which the cardiovascular health of women changes markedly relative to men. ..
  7. Selegiline for Smoking Cessation
    MARC POTENZA; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Positive results from this trial would add further support for the safety and efficacy of selegiline for the treatment of nicotine dependence. ..
  8. Role of Depression in Medicare New Chronic Care Improvement Program
    Jurgen Unutzer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Our findings will help CMS strengthen the CCIP and will help public and private policymakers implement effective disease management programs for chronic medical illness and comorbid depression. ..