Search for dissertations about: "children of parents with mental illness"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words children of parents with mental illness.

  1. 1. Families with parental mental illness : : supporting children in psychiatric and social services

    University dissertation from Malmö university, Faculty of Health and Society

    Author : Maria Afzelius; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2017]
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; children of parents with mental illness; professionals; psychiatric service;

    Abstract : Children living with a parent with a mental illness can face difficulties. Parental mental illness may influence the parents’ ability to cope with family life, where the parents’ awareness of their illness plays an important role. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fears, Stress and Burnout in Parents of Children with Chronic Conditions Treatment with Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Mindfulness

    University dissertation from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Malin Anclair; Karlstads universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Parents of children with chronic conditions; mindfulness; CBT; stress; burnout; HRQoL; life satisfaction; Psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : The aim of the present research was threefold: to investigate the fears of parents of children with chronic conditions; to evaluate the effectiveness of their treatment with either mindfulness-based therapy or cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT); and to assess treatment outcome in terms of health-related quality of life (HRQoL). Long-term stress can lead to some form of chronic stress reaction. READ MORE

  3. 3. Everyday life experiences among relatives of persons with mental disabilities

    University dissertation from Umeå : Pedagogiska institutionen, Umeå universitet

    Author : Anna-Britta Wilhelmsson; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Mental disability; psychiatric care; qualitative content analysis; family involvement in care; relatives experiences;

    Abstract : This thesis, which consists of two articles and a policy analysis of the document SOU (Swedish Government Official Report), laying the ground for psychiatric reform, deals with everyday life experiences among 18 close relatives of persons with mental disabilities. This study was conducted among relatives of people with mental illness within a health care district in Northern Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mental ill health and diversity : : Researching human suffering and resilience in a multicultural context

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Faculty of Health and Society

    Author : Karin Ingvarsdotter; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Medicine;

    Abstract : The general objective of this dissertation was to study the putative underutilisation of mental health services in a multicultural context. The method followed a qualitative interview-based naturalistic approach, and the interview format was primarily semi-structured. READ MORE

  5. 5. Adolescents' voices mental health, self-esteem, sense of coherence, family functioning and life attitudes in Swedish and Greek adolescents

    University dissertation from Umeå : Socialt arbete

    Author : Spyridoula Levidioti-Lekkou; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Adolescents; Mental Health; Self-esteem; Sense of Coherence; Family; Life Attitudes; and Crosscultural; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social work; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialt arbete;

    Abstract : Background: Several factors have been identified as related to mental health in adolescence, such as competences, behavioural/emotional problems, self-esteem, and sense of coherence. Studies also emphasise the importance of family functioning and cultural factors. READ MORE