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I see so I feel : coping with workplace violence among victims and witnesses
Coping with workplace violence
(IOS Press, 2017-05)
BACKGROUND: Workplace violence is a serious concern for workers’ mental health and well-being in high risk work sectors. OBJECTIVE: This study examined victims’ and witnesses’ experiences after exposure to workplace ...
Gender differences in the prediction of acute stress disorder from peritraumatic dissociation and distress among victims of violent crimes
Peritraumatic reactions, gender and ASD
Background. Peritraumatic dissociation and distress are strong predictors of Acute Stress Disorder (ASD) and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) development. However, there is limited data concerning gender differences ...
Prediction of posttraumatic stress disorder from peritraumatic dissociation and distress among men and women victims of violent crimes
Peritraumatic reactions, gender différences, PTSD
(Taylor & Francis, 2017-06)
Contradictory evidence exists regarding the role of peritraumatic distress (PDI) and dissociation (PD) in the development of PTSD. Victims of certain trauma types may be more susceptible to these peritraumatic reactions. ...
The buffering power of overt socially supportive and unsupportive behaviors from the significant other on posttraumatic stress disorder individuals’ emotional state
(Taylor & Francis, 2016-06)
Social support is one of the three strongest predictors of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). In the present study, we aimed to assess the buffering power of overt socially supportive and unsupportive behaviors from the ...
Evaluation of an education and training program to prevent and manage patients’ violence in a mental health setting : a pretest-posttest intervention study
Workplace violence can lead to serious consequences for victims, organizations, and society. Most workplace violence prevention programs aim to train staff to better recognize and safely manage at-risk situations. The ...
Typology of perceived causes of IPV perpetration in young adults
(Mary Ann Liebert, 2016-12)
The objectives of this study were to investigate the perceived causes of perpetrated intimate partner violence (IPV) among young adults, to assess whether distinct profiles exist, and to investigate sex differences. ...
On the Residual Dynamics Implied by Rational Expectations Hypothesis
(Université de Montréal. Département de sciences économiques., 1995)
How do social interactions with a significant other affect PTSD symptoms? An empirical investigation with a clinical sample
Social support and coping are both related to posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms, but the mechanisms underlying their relationships remain unclear. This study explores these relationships by examining the ...
Whither RDS? An investigation of respondent driven sampling as a method of recruiting mainstream marijuana users
Background: An important challenge in conducting social research of specific relevance to harm reduction programs is locating hidden populations of consumers of substances like cannabis who typically report few adverse ...
Specificity of cognitive and behavioral complaints in post-traumatic stress disorder and mild traumatic brain injury
Characterization of cognitive and behavioral complaints is explored in Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI) samples according to the severity of PTSD, depression and general anxiety ...