Essays about: "mental disabilities"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the words mental disabilities.

  1. 1. Grief Support for Children with Intellectual Disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorder : A Systematic Literature Review

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, CHILD

    Author : Maria Bonin; [2022]
    Keywords : Grief; support; intervention; children; autism spectrum disorder; intellectual disabilities;

    Abstract : Children with intellectual disabilities and autism spectrum disorder are in danger of developing serious mental health issues after the death of a beloved person. They are considered as not being able to grieve and understand the concept of death, which leads to exclusion from grieving processes and rituals. READ MORE

  2. 2. Validation of mHealth Applications for Behaviour Change : A Mixed-Method Study

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Yingyuan Guo; [2022]
    Keywords : mHealth apps; behaviour change; validation; mixed-method; usability; app quality; mHealth-appar; beteendeförändring; validering; mixed-metod; användbarhet; appkvalitet;

    Abstract : Context: The amount of Mobile Health (mHealth) applications to cultivate a healthy lifestyle or rehabilitate patients with physical or mental disabilities are increasingly available on app stores[1]. However, without a validation process, satisfactory results may not be obtained, especially for behaviour change apps. READ MORE

  3. 3. Measuring Mental Health in Children with Disabilities : The use of the two continua model

    University essay from

    Author : Estrella Torres; [2021]
    Keywords : Wellbeing; mental wellbeing; subjective mental health; mental health; mental health measure; children with disabilities; disability; two continua model; two continuum model; flourishing; languishing;

    Abstract : Mental health has traditionally been described as the absence of mental problems, being those second ones equated to impairments, overlapping disability with mental illness. This unfounded conviction is being replaced by a positive mental health approach that recognizes them as distinct constructs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mechanical restraint in psychiatric healthcare facilities : A helpful tool, or torture or other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment in disguise?

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Rudhe; [2021]
    Keywords : Mechanical restraint; torture; international human rights; UNCAT; CRPD; survivor-controlled research; bältesläggning;

    Abstract : The use of mechanical restraint is a common practice in psychiatric care, often defended by medical necessity but seldom questioned from a human rights perspective. The purpose of this thesis has been to investigate under which circumstances mechanical restraint by bed through belt fixation could amount to torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Will adolescents with Neurodevelopmental difficulties differ in mental well-being and mental health problems in relation to Other disabilities? : From the perspective of a Swedish study.

    University essay from Jönköping University/HLK, CHILD

    Author : Nida Rehman; [2021]
    Keywords : Neurodevelopmental difficulties; Other disabilities; physical and autoimmune diseases; bullying; victimi-zation; perpetration; mental health problems; emotional problems; mental well-being; Bioecological model; Process-person-context-time PPCT; neurodiversity;

    Abstract : Purpose: Neurodevelopmental difficulties are correlated with lower mental well-being and more mental health problems. Issues in social relations such as bullying are a prominent risk factor in a social setting of high school, have also been associated with the status of disability. READ MORE