Essays about: "Psychological distress"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 essays containing the words Psychological distress.

  1. 1. Gender Differences in Gratitude Among University Students in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY)

    Author : Mathias Rydh; [2019]
    Keywords : Trait gratitude; gratitude interventions; gender differences; positive affect; negative affect;

    Abstract : Previous findings suggest that gratitude is related to a multitude of benefits, such as improved psychological well-being, decreased psychological distress and more positive social relationships. The interest in gratitude as a research topic for psychological science is relatively new, and as such, there are many aspects of gratitude that need to be studied more. READ MORE

  2. 2. Ethnic identity in relation to country of birth among adolescents and emerging adults in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Barahona; [2018-06-05]
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    Abstract : This study explored ethnic identity in relation to country of birth among young people in Sweden and their possible influence on identity development and psychological well-being. Participants (N = 624) were students, ages 15-19. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Child’s Previous Experiences of Health Care Affects on the Child’s Anxiety in Connection to Anaesthetic Induction: A Systematic Review

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Janina Björklund; [2018]
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    Abstract : Background: Preoperative anxiety in children is a common phenomenon, 40-70% of all children shows signs of fear, distress or anxiety, which peaks during the time of anesthesia induction. These preoperative emotions have also been associated with a number of negative clinical postoperative outcomes including slower postoperative recovery, and higher doses of postoperative analgesia   Aim: To summarize published studies that explore the relationship between children´s previous experience of health care and preoperative anxiety in connection with anesthetic induction. READ MORE

  4. 4. Everyday life for children with a parent who has cancer : A systematic literature review

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, CHILD

    Author : Laura Ramos Marcos; [2018]
    Keywords : children; parents; cancer; everyday life; interventions; family;

    Abstract : Cancer is one of the most common long-term conditions for adults between 25 and 64 years, an age where it is probable to live with children under 18 years at home. This systematic literature review aims to de-scribe children’s everyday life, when one parent has cancer, and the interventions these children need. READ MORE

  5. 5. The causes and effects of occupational stress in the contruction industry - A qualitative analysis of the impact work demands and pressures have on employee stress levels

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för bygg- och miljöteknik

    Author : Nathalie Arrman; Emma Björk; [2017]
    Keywords : Occupational stress; stressors; consequences of stress; stress coping; stress management;

    Abstract : Occupational stress has become a major issue of the modern world, and is one of the most commonwork-related health problems in Europe. It has become a growing concern in many industries, not tomention the construction industry. READ MORE