Essays about: "anxiety"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 477 essays containing the word anxiety.

  1. 1. Losing the silver lining - Swedish social workers’ experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Viktoria Forsberg; [2021-06-29]
    Keywords : Social work; COVID-19; Feelings; Challenges; Opportunities;

    Abstract : During the COVID-19 pandemic social services were seen as vital for society but in Sweden, the Public Health Authority advised all citizens to limit meetings with others outside of their own household which complicated needs assessment in social work. Additionally, a vulnerable group for getting severely ill of COVID-19 was older people. READ MORE

  2. 2. Can a parental questionnaire about children’s reading ability identify dyslexia in school children?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för neurovetenskap och fysiologi

    Author : Matilda Löfstedt; Astrid Hellman; [2021-02-12]
    Keywords : dyslexia; screening; parental questionnaire; diagnosis; reading; dyslexi; screening; föräldraskattningsformulär; diagnos; läsning;

    Abstract : I dagens samhälle ställs stora krav på människors läs- ochskrivförmåga. Studier har visat att barn med dyslexi löper större risk att utveckladepression och ångest än andra barn. Man eftersträvar därför ett tids- ochkostnadseffektivt screeninginstrument för att identifiera dyslexi i tidig ålder. READ MORE

  3. 3. How can physical activity be enhanced through digital rewards? : An experiment where number of steps is rewarded with social media screen time

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013)

    Author : Marina Tallberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Digital rewards; Gamification; Incentives; Physical activity; Steps; Social media; Experiment; Surveys.;

    Abstract : Today nearly 9 in 10 internet users use social media each month. Most people enjoy social media and have a beneficiary relationship with the different platforms giving them opportunities to stay connected with family and friends. READ MORE

  4. 4. Foreign language anxiety among young Swedish EFL learners : A mixed method study in primary school years 1-3

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för hälsa, lärande och teknik

    Author : Linnéa Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Foreign language anxiety; Foreign language anxiety scale; Swedish Primary school; Unwillingness to communicate; Young EFL Learners.;

    Abstract : This study investigated Swedish primary school EFL learners' foreign language anxiety in years 1-3 by using mixed-method research. The aim of this study was to illustrate what factors caused foreign language anxiety (FLA) and unwillingness to communicate among the second language learners. READ MORE

  5. 5. An investigation of the relation between Covid-19 anxiety, climate anxiety, and locus of control

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Julia Weidner; [2021]
    Keywords : Covid-19; climate change; anxiety; climate anxiety; Covid-19 anxiety; locus of control; perceived control; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Covid-19 pandemic and climate change are two current crises happening at the same time. Prior research found that both crises have the potential to influence a person’s anxiety levels and mental health in general. READ MORE