Search for dissertations about: "Guidance and Counselling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the words Guidance and Counselling.

  1. 1. Social representations of career and career guidance in the changing world of working life

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, School of Education and Communication

    Author : Ingela Bergmo-Prvulovic; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2015]
    Keywords : Social Sciences; Samhällsvetenskap; Career; career development; career guidance; career guidance practice; educational and vocational guidance; guidance counselling; changing world of working life; European policy; lifelong learning; human resource strategies; human resource profession; social representations; document analysis; free associations method; qualitative content analysis; subjective career; objective career;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the meaning of career as a phenomenon and its implication for career guidance. In 1996, career as a phenomenon was more or less considered to be an obsolete or even extinct phenomenon. Since then, career guidance has received increased attention along with the increased interest in lifelong learning strategies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Injuries among Children and Young Adults in Uganda : Epidemiology and Prevention

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Milton Mutto; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2011]

    Abstract : Background Injuries are a major morbidity and mortality cause among children and young adults worldwide. Previous Ugandan studies were limited in scope and biased towards severe adulthood injuries in referral care. READ MORE

  3. 3. HIV and Infant Feeding : Operational Challenges of Achieving Safe Infant Feeding Practices

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Tanya Doherty; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : International health; HIV AIDS; Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV; infant feeding; child health; qualitative research; cohort study; programme evaluation; nutrition; Internationell hälsa;

    Abstract : This thesis assesses the uptake of the national Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV (PMTCT) programme in South Africa, and the challenges of achieving safe infant feeding practices in the context of HIV. The research studies contained in this thesis utilised a variety of quantitative and qualitative research methods in order to provide a full understanding of the challenges of moving from efficacy to effectiveness in PMTCT programmes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Motivating clinical treatment of obesity : Methods, education, supervision and outcome

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medicine at Huddinge University Hospital

    Author : Ingela Melin; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Behaviour modification; method programmes; education; supervision; health cue professionals; long term treatment; obesity; VLCD; nutrition counselling; management; method; programmes; workplace organisation; primary health cue; academic clinic.;

    Abstract : Obesity has become an important health problem worldwide. It increases the medical risks and affects daily living. Environmental factors such as diet and sedentary lifestyle are likely to be the cause. In Sweden, the number of obese people has nearly doubled during the past 20 years and now totals nearly 500 000. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bråkiga, lösaktiga och nagelbitande barn : Om barn och barnproblem vid en rådgivningsbyrå i Stockholm 1933-1950

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Ulf Jönson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : Social Sciences Other Social Sciences Social Sciences Interdisciplinary; Samhällsvetenskap Annan samhällsvetenskap Tvärvetenskapliga studier; History of Childhood; Child Guidance; Welfare State; Professionalization; Psychology; Psychiatry; Upbringing; Education; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Abstract : In 1933 an advice and counselling bureau was established in Stockholm by the Childrens Welfare Board. This initiative was partly inspired by the mental health movement and the American child guidance clinics and the aim was to use the latest insights in psychiatry and psychology in order to offer advice and support for parents and other "upbringers of children" or, with a more cogent formulation, to "bring up the upbringers". READ MORE