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Marginalization and Transnationalizing Movements: How Does One Relate to the Other?
The main objective of this chapter is to address the following theoretical issue: How are the transnationalization and the marginalization processes related? We suggest that in order to understand more accurately how ...
Neural changes associated with semantic processing in healthy aging despite intact behavioral performance
Semantic memory recruits an extensive neural network including the left inferior prefrontal cortex (IPC) and the left temporoparietal region, which are involved in semantic control processes, as well as the anterior ...
Effects of a peer support programme for youth social services employees experiencing potentially traumatic events: a protocol for a prospective cohort study
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2017)
Introduction The use of peer support programmes to help workers experiencing potentially traumatic events (PTE) has increased in high-risk organisations in the last decades. However, the scientific evidence of ...
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. ...
Toward an Archaeology of the Gaze: the Perception and Function of Garden Views in Italian Renaissance Villas
(Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection, 2011)