Search for dissertations about: "face to face counselling"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 swedish dissertations containing the words face to face counselling.

  1. 1. Support to breastfeeding women

    Author : Ingrid Blixt; Eva-Lotta Funkquist; Ove Axelsson; Sofia Zwedberg; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Breast Feeding; Counselling; Education; Family Support; Health Person-nel; Implementation Science; Infant; Interpersonal Relations; Self-Efficacy; Social Support; Parent-Child Relations; Quality of Health Care; Qualitative Research;

    Abstract : Breastfeeding has important health benefits for mothers and infants in high- and low-income countries. For that reason, the World Health Organization (WHO) recommends exclusive breastfeeding for six months and partial breastfeeding for two years or longer. READ MORE

  2. 2. “It is better to have tried, no matter what” : Psychological perspectives on pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)

    Author : Stina Järvholm; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis PGD ; Decision-making; Men and Women; Risk Factors; Depression; Anxiety; Marital Relationship; Counselling;

    Abstract : Couples with the risk of transmitting a genetic disease face different diagnostic options when they wish to become parents. Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) combines in vitro fertilization (IVF) with biopsy of the embryo. With PGD the couple can start a pregnancy knowing that the child will not be affected by the particular disease. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tobacco cessation on prescription : a primary healthcare intervention targeting socioeconomically disadvantaged areas in Stockholm

    Author : Anne Leppänen; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
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    Abstract : Background: In Sweden, the prevalence of tobacco use is higher among socioeconomically disadvantaged groups. Primary healthcare (PHC) has the main responsibility for tobacco cessation treatment in the Swedish healthcare system but relatively few PHC patients are identified as tobacco users and are offered support to quit. READ MORE

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

    Author : Spyridoula Levidioti-Lekkou; Lennart Nygren; Bruno Hägglöf; John Tsiantis; Umeå universitet; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Adolescents; Mental Health; Self-esteem; Sense of Coherence; Family; Life Attitudes; and Crosscultural; Social work; 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

  5. 5. Abortion, contraception and associated social stigma : consequences and solutions in a low-resource setting in western Kenya

    Author : Ulrika Rehnström Loi; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
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    Abstract : Background: Complications of unsafe abortion is one of the top causes of maternal morbidity and mortality among women and adolescent girls globally. Stigmatising attitudes and behaviour seem to directly impact women’s and girls’ reproductive decision-making but are rarely explored. READ MORE