Search for dissertations about: "cbt"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 swedish dissertations containing the word cbt.

  1. 1. Guided Internet-Based Cognitive Behaviour Therapy for Chronic Pain

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Monica Buhrman; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Chronic pain; Cognitive Behaviour Therapy; Internet; Acceptance and Commitment Therapy; Guided self-help; Secondary intervention; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : Chronic pain is a one of the most common causes of disability and sick leave. Psychological factors play a central role in the experience of pain and are important in the management of pain. However, for many people with chronic pain CBT is not available. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cognitive-behavioral treatment and theory in posttraumatic stress disorder

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Nenad Paunović; Stockholms universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; acute PTSD; crime victims; prevention; chronic PTSD; refugees; cognitive-behavior therapy; exposure therapy; Stroop task; attentional and memory bias; preattentive bias; face recognition.; Psychology; psykologi;

    Abstract : The present dissertation contains four empirical studies. The first two investigated the efficacy of cognitive-behavioral (CBT) treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) by randomizing patients to two different groups. The last two are experimental studies that tested parts of the cognitive theory of PTSD. READ MORE

  3. 3. Managing depression via the Internet : self-report measures, treatment & relapse prevention

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Fredrik Holländare; Örebro universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Internet; depression; cognitive behaviour therapy; self-report measures; relapse prevention; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Medicin; Medicine;

    Abstract : Cognitive behaviour therapy (CBT) is an effective treatment for depression but access is limited. One way of increasing access is to offer CBT via the Internet. In Study I, guided Internet-based CBT was found to have a large effect on depressive symptoms compared to taking part in an online discussion group. READ MORE

  4. 4. Prenatal Ultrasound and X-ray - Potentially Adverse Effects on the CNS

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Karin Glimskär Stålberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : Obstetrics and gynaecology; ultrasound; X-ray; fetus; risk; childhood cancer; schizophrenia; Obstetrik och kvinnosjukdomar;

    Abstract : The aim with this thesis was to assess the impact of prenatal ultrasound exposure on psychotic illness, childhood brain tumors (CBT) and school achievement, and to evaluate prenatal X-ray exposure and the risk of CBT.In a cohort study, children born in Malmö 1973-1978, where prenatal ultrasound was used routinely, were considered exposed (n=13, 212) and children born at hospitals with no use of ultrasound, were considered unexposed (n=357,733). READ MORE

  5. 5. Cognitive behavior therapy in the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Clinical Neuroscience

    Author : Brjánn Ljótsson; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background: Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a disorder characterized by abdominal pain or discomfort combined with altered bowel habits and is associated with impaired quality of life. The prevalence of IBS in the general adult population is approximately 10%. READ MORE