Essays about: "small interventions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 48 essays containing the words small interventions.

  1. 1. Suburban Equilibrium

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Benjamin Dohrmann; [2019]
    Keywords : urban; sprawl; suburbs; neighbourhood; planning; urban design; densification; development; sustainable; design; collective housing; suburban typologies; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Explores the origins of suburban expansion and identifies 9 key ‘symptoms’ of urban sprawl – including car dependency, social isolation and monofunctional neighbourhoods. The research is based on a site location of Deer Park in Melbourne, Australia. READ MORE

  2. 2. Stress and Seizures : Behavioural Stress-Reduction Interventions’ Efficiency in Lowering Seizure Frequency

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Mathias Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Epilepsy; epileptics; people with epilepsy; PWE; stress-reduction; stress-control; stress-regulation; stress management; seizure frequency; seizure reduction; systematic review;

    Abstract : Epilepsy is the most common, chronic, serious neurological disease in the world, with an estimated 65 million people affected worldwide. Recent studies on people diagnosed with epilepsy suggest that stress might trigger epileptic seizures. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Effects of Mindfulness-based Interventions on Functioning of Children and Youth with ADHD : A Systematic Literature Review

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Cristina Pozneanscaia; [2019]
    Keywords : Mindfulness-based Interventions; MBIs; mindfulness; yoga; meditation; Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder; ADHD;

    Abstract : Background: Given the incomplete benefits of the pharmacological therapy for ADHD and its over-prescription in children over the last decades, there is an explicit need for alternative treatments. Mindfulness-based Interventions (MBIs) are a family of emergent self-regulation practices including meditation, yoga and body-awareness exercises, found to be an effective therapy for ADHD. READ MORE

  4. 4. Inside/Outside the box

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Arvid Hellström; [2018]
    Keywords : flexibility; modules; small interventions; citizen participitation; open ended; dividing public spaces; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : In an uncertain future, flexibility and ability to adapt are recognized as important factors in avoiding errors, but also discover new ways of handling urban problems. This thesis examines how standardized wooden modules can be used to modify, manipulate and reinvent public space. READ MORE

  5. 5. Preventive methods aimed at siblings to criminal juveniles - a literature review

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Lina Pryssander; [2018]
    Keywords : family therapy; crime; interventions; Multisystemic therapy; siblings;

    Abstract : Syftet med denna systematiska litteraturöversikt är att undersöka vilka förebyggande metoder och/eller modeller som finns för att bemöta syskon till grovt kriminella ungdomar. Studien syftar dessutom på att jämföra metodernas olika för- och nackdelar. READ MORE