Search for dissertations about: "Guided self-help"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 swedish dissertations containing the words Guided self-help.

  1. 1. Cognitive Behavioural Therapy as Guided Self-help to Reduce Tinnitus Distress

    Author : Viktor Kaldo; Gerhard Andersson; Steven Linton; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : Psychology; Tinnitus; Cognitive Behavioural Therapy; Self-help; Internet; Stages of Change; Psykologi;

    Abstract : Tinnitus is common, and some individuals with tinnitus display high levels of distress. Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) is effective in reducing tinnitus distress, but is rarely available. READ MORE

  2. 2. Symptoms of Posttraumatic Stress in Parents of Children on Cancer Treatment : Factor Structure, Experiential Avoidance, and Internet-based Guided Self-help

    Author : Martin Cernvall; Louise von Essen; Gustaf Ljungman; Christine Eiser; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cancer and oncology; Children; Parents; Cognitive behavior therapy; Experiential avodiance; Posttraumatic stress symptoms; Depresssion;

    Abstract : Having a child diagnosed with cancer is stressful and many parents of children on treatment for cancer report symptoms of posttraumatic stress (PTSS). The overall purpose was to, among parents of children on treatment for cancer, investigate the factor structure of PTSS; investigate the relationships between experiential avoidance (EA), rumination, PTSS and depression; and to develop, test, and evaluate a guided self-help intervention provided via the internet. READ MORE

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

    Author : Monica Buhrman; Gerhard Andersson; Timo Hursti; Steven Linton; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; 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

  4. 4. Cancer during adolescence : Psychological consequences and development of psychological treatment

    Author : Malin Ander; Louise von Essen; Annika Lindahl Norberg; Gustaf Ljungman; Brjánn Ljótsson; Claudia Lampic; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; cancer and oncology; adolescents; young adults; survivorship; anxiety; depression; psychological distress; health-related quality of life; cognitive behaviour therapy; guided self-help; Medicinsk vetenskap; Medical Science; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the present thesis was to examine long-term psychological distress following cancer during adolescence and to develop a tailored psychological intervention to reduce cancer-related distress experienced by young survivors of adolescent cancer that was feasible and acceptable.Study I adopted a longitudinal design, assessing health-related quality of life (HRQOL) and symptoms of anxiety and depression among adolescents diagnosed with cancer from shortly after diagnosis (n=61) up to 10 years after diagnosis (n=28). READ MORE

  5. 5. CBT in primary care : effects on symptoms and sick leave, implementation of stepped care and predictors of outcome

    Author : Sigrid Salomonsson; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Background Common mental disorders (CMDs) cause great individual suffering and high societal costs including long-term sick leave. Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) can effectively treat CMDs, but access to treatment is insufficient. Moreover, sick leave is not reduced to the same extent as psychiatric symptoms after CBT. READ MORE