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The aim of this study is to provide a better understanding of the central symptoms of DSM-5 posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in children and adolescents from the perspective of the child and its caregiver.
Schizophrenia is associated with an increased violence risk, particularly homicide.
To better understand the subjective lived experience of persons diagnosed with avoidant personality disorder (AVPD).
This article looks at the impact of climate variability on communities in northeast Bangladesh through narrative-based interviews with community actors.
This study examined the development in cognition, work, and social functioning in a group of fully recovered first-episode schizophrenia (FES) patients across six–eight years and inspected whether changes in outcome were similar when individuals were off medication as when they were on medication.
Alterations in resting state networks (RSNs) are associated with emotional- and attentional control difficulties in depressed individuals.
The objective of the study was to explore hospitalized youths’ experiences with psychosocial care in the hospital after the shooting on Utøya Island, Norway, in 2011.
Both normative personality and DSM-IV personality disorders have been found to be heritable.
Metacognitive theory proposes that depression is caused by excessive rumination, which is in turn maintained by maladaptive positive and negative beliefs about rumination (“metacognitions”) and reduced executive control.
The 17th-century philosopher René Descartes’s radical new understanding of psychological phenomena is usually presented very inaccurately in psychological literature.
The Psychologization of Society explores the manner in which psychology has increasingly crept into everyday life, with nature reduced to a source of mental health, the belief in God motivated by health not salvation, sin and evil turned into psychiatric diagnosis and the market economy being primarily driven by psychology.
Social hierarchies occur across human societies, so all humans must navigate them.
The development of individual cognitive domains over time is not yet fully examined in first-episode schizophrenia (FES).
Traumatic events by young people can adversely affect their psychological and social well-being when left untreated.
Depression is a complex disorder with large interindividual variability in symptom profiles that often occur alongside symptoms of other psychiatric domains, such as anxiety.
Although suicidal ideation is one of the most consistent symptoms across recurrent episodes of depression, the mechanisms underpinning its maintenance are poorly understood.
Posttraumatic stress symptoms (PTSS) are associated with serious impairments in psychological, social, and academic functioning in youth.
The purpose of this qualitative enquiry was to map the psychological motives behind sustainable lifestyles.
OBJECTIVE: To understand the meaning of trauma narration, we examined changes in the trauma narratives of youth receiving trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (TF-CBT) and explored the relationship between changes in narratives and in posttraumatic stress.
Resilience is successful adaptation despite adversity.
In contrast to the DSM-5, which expanded the posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptom profile to 20 symptoms, a workgroup of the upcoming ICD-11 suggested a reduced symptom profile with six symptoms for PTSD.
What makes young people—most often young women—inflict damage on their own bodies?
Continued advances in neuroimaging technologies and statistical modelling capabilities have improved our knowledge of structural brain development in children and adolescents.
Maternal postnatal depression has been associated with a broad range of developmental risk among children.
Persons exposed to torture have suffered serious attacks on their lives, relationships, health, and sense of dignity.