Essays about: "Depression"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 262 essays containing the word Depression.

  1. 1. Impacts of The Asylum-Seeking Process on The Mental Health of The Unaccompanied Minors in Gothenburg, Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Patience Vongai Mushonga; [2018-07-23]
    Keywords : Unaccompanied asylum-seeking minors; mental health well-being;

    Abstract : The aim of the study was to investigate factors associated with mental health among unaccompanied asylum-seeking minors in Gothenburg, Sweden. It is a qualitative study based on semi-structured interviews with one nurse, a manager of one of the homes for unaccompanied minors (UAM) and five unaccompanied asylum-seeking minors coming from Kenya (1), Afghanistan (3) and Iran (1). READ MORE

  2. 2. A Self-Determination Theory Approach to Depressive Symptoms after Marriage: A Causal Model

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Anahita Mehrpour; [2018-07-17]
    Keywords : Post-Marriage; Depressive Symptoms; Women; Basic Psychological Needs; Self-Determination;

    Abstract : This study examined post marriage depressive symptoms as related to basic psychological needs satisfaction and frustration, as well as significant life stressors. The mediating roles of general purpose in life and marital self-efficacy were also examined. READ MORE

  3. 3. ROUTINES AND SOCIAL PRACTICE: A qualitative thesis about the relationship between societal actors and Unaccompanied Minor Asylum Seekers in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Fanny Lundgren; [2018-03-14]
    Keywords : UMAS; Unaccompanied minors; Convention of the Rights of the Child; Mental Health; Critical Discourse; Analysis; Fairclough s three-dimensional model; Social Services; Migration Office; Police; Human Rights;

    Abstract : The purpose of the thesis was to: (1) Investigate if Sweden fails to fulfil the obligations as stated in article 3, 6, 22, 33 – 37 of the CRC (1989) concerning their treatment of UMAS in Sweden; (2) Investigate the perspective on UMAS as presented in the routines of relevant actors; (3) Investigate if there is an underlying discourse which affects the relevant actors; (4) Investigate how Maslows hierarchy of needs can explain that deviations and poor mental health in UMAS is a consequence of flaws within the system.Fairclough’s three-dimensional model was used to investigate if there was any underlying discourse which affected the societal actors and what perspective the relevant societal actors regarding UMAS. READ MORE

  4. 4. Using an ICT System to Increase Efficiency and Effectiveness in Patient-Practitioner Communication

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Magnus Gustafsson; Jonas Norlinder; Michael Rehn; [2018]
    Keywords : self; assessment; mental; health; ict; system; security; bankid; självskattning; skattning; mental; ohälsa; it; system; säkerhet; bankid;

    Abstract : The number of people dealing with mental health issues like depression is increasing in Sweden. One common tool used by healthcare practitioners when treating depression is the use of self-assessment questionnaires, which estimates how severe the depression is. READ MORE

  5. 5. Analysis of Drop-outs in a 2-year Follow-up of individuals exposed to Whiplash Trauma

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för odontologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för odontologi

    Author : Elin Berglund; Laura Holopainen; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Most studies that investigate the relationship between temporomandibular disorders (TMD) and whiplash are cross-sectional, but in order to identify risk factors prospective studies are needed. The reliability of prospective studies is dependent on representative follow-up groups. READ MORE