Social influences on mental health help-seeking after interpersonal traumatization: a qualitative analysis
- Mindfulness for Operational Stress Injuries: rationale and adaptations of a mindfulness program. Musten, R. F.; Monteiro, Lynette // Psynopsis: Canada's Psychology Newspaper;Fall/Autmne2013, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p15
The article focuses on the potential of a mindfulness program in promoting awareness on Operational Stress Injuries (OSI) and treatment choices, as demonstrated by the Ottawa Mindfulness Clinic on its "Mindfulness for OSIs" courses.
- In Crisis, an Anguishing Unknown: `How Can We Protect Our Pupils?'. Jennings, Lisa // Education Week;1/25/1989, Vol. 8 Issue 18, p1
The article focuses on the action that should be taken to deal with the aftermath of the school attack in Stockton, California which led to the death of six person. According to mental health experts, schools should have procedures in dealing with the psychological effect of the traumatic event....
- Can Learning Collaboratives Support Implementation by Rewiring Professional Networks? Bunger, Alicia; Hanson, Rochelle; Doogan, Nathan; Powell, Byron; Cao, Yiwen; Dunn, Jerry // Administration & Policy in Mental Health & Mental Health Service;Jan2016, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p79
This study examined how a learning collaborative focusing on trauma-focused CBT (TF-CBT) impacted advice-seeking patterns between clinicians and three key learning sources: (1) training experts who share technical knowledge about TF-CBT, (2) peers from other participating organizations who share...
- Cultural Narratives of Trauma, Resilience, and Healing: Exploring a Canadian Forces Perspective. Stewart, Ruth // Psynopsis: Canada's Psychology Newspaper;Fall/Autmne2013, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p9
The author discusses the challenges in rendering trauma treatment for Canadian Forces personnel, as she suggests application of a culture-neutral biomedical model to suit to the unique needs of each Canadian soldier.
- An exploration of the relationship between interpersonal problems and psychological health. Sheffield, Michael; Carey, James; Patenaude, William; Lambert, Michael J. // Psychological Reports;Jun95, Vol. 76 Issue 3, p947
Explores the relationship between a measure of interpersonal problems and measures of psychological health. Association of low interpersonal distress with high self-actualization and interpersonal closeness; Reliability of interpersonal functioning as an indicator of psychological health;...
- Mental Health First Aid: A Public Health Imperative. Crider, Nancy // Texas Public Health Journal;Winter2013, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p4
The article discusses the importance of mental health first aid programs in improving people's mental and pyschological well-being, as well as in improving public health. The author mentions that mental health supports allow communities to tackle emotional reactions to traumatic events. She adds...
- Casualties of War: Compassion Fatigue and Health Care Providers. Stewart, Della W. // MEDSURG Nursing;Mar/Apr2009, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p91
When exposure to traumatic events accumulates because of caring for the victims of the events, compassion fatigue occurs. Deployed military medical personnel, prone to its development, can prevent or mitigate the condition with individual and organizational intervention.
- FORGIVENESS AND INDIVIDUAL PSYCHOTHERAPY Toward Integral Understanding. Lewis, Janet // Journal of Integral Theory & Practice;Fall2011, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p75
What is the integral nature of forgiveness? Forgiveness is often cited as a mature capacity or as a therapeutic intervention. There are several forgiveness therapies in use, but many authors have voiced concern over the possible dangers of encouraging forgiveness, especially in trauma survivors....
- Understanding and Healing Historical Trauma: The Perspectives of Native American Elders. Grayshield, Lisa; Rutherford, Jeremy J.; Salazar, Sibella B.; Mihecoby, Anita L.; Luna, Laura L. // Journal of Mental Health Counseling;Oct2015, Vol. 37 Issue 4, p295
In this phenomenological study 11 Native American elders addressed three research questions: (a) the effect of historical trauma on self, family, and community; (h) how historical trauma currently affects Native people and their communities; and (c) what they would recommend that counselors and...