Search for dissertations about: "The psychological flexibility model"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 swedish dissertations containing the words The psychological flexibility model.

  1. 1. Bringing psychological treatment to the psychiatric ward Affecting patients, staff, and the milieu

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Author : Mårten Tyrberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Acceptance and Commitment Therapy; behavior therapy; inpatients; inservice training; psychiatry; psychotherapy; brief; qualitative research; randomized controlled trial; schizophrenia spectrum and other psychotic disorders; psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : The psychiatric ward is a complex setting. This has to do partly with the severity of the patients’ suffering. Often, they present with such diagnoses as psychosis, self-harm, substance abuse, and suicidality. In fact, they often present with a combination of these. READ MORE

  2. 2. Predictors and mediators of outcome in CBT for chronic pain : The roles of psychological flexibility and PTSD

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Sophia Åkerblom; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; The psychological flexibility model; cognitive behavioral therapy CBT ; chronic pain; mediator; predictor; posttraumatic stress disorder PTSD ;

    Abstract : Chronic pain is a commonly occurring and debilitating condition, and among the costliest health problems for both the individual and society at large. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is the most widely-disseminated psychological treatment for chronic pain. READ MORE

  3. 3. ACT Treatment of Epilepsy Time for a behavioral model?

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Tobias Lundgren; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : The present dissertation contributes to the understanding of behavioral treatment of epilepsy and supports the integration of medical and behavioral science to develop a treatment model to help those who suffer from drug refractory epilepsy. There is a lack of well-designed randomized controlled trials evaluating behavioral therapy for epilepsy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Communication in the context of acute pain : Persuasion or validation?

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro University

    Author : Johan Carstens Söderstrand; Örebro universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Acute pain; communication; validation; reassurance; expectations for recovery; catastrophizing; recall; misdirected problem solving; psycho-logical flexibility;

    Abstract : Historically, the dominating theoretical framework for communication in the context of acute pain is reassurance. An inherent assumption of this framework is that the person in pain needs to have their fears and doubts removed and be educated, or persuaded, that the pain problem is not dan-gerous. READ MORE

  5. 5. Endocrine and metabolic aspects of adult Prader Willi syndrome with special emphasis on the effect of growth hormone treatment

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Molecular Medicine

    Author : Charlotte Höybye; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Prader Willi syndrome; adults; obesity; GH; IGF-I; psycho-social functioning; GH treatment;

    Abstract : Prader Willi Syndrome (PWS) is a complex genetic disorder characterized by muscular hypotonia, hyperphagia, obesity and behavioural problems. Partial growth hormone (GH) deficiency and hypogonadism are common. READ MORE