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Positive Psychology Approaches to Interventions for Cancer Dyads: A Scoping Review.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Oct 19; Vol. 19 (20). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 19.

Abstract: Objective: Positive psychology approaches (PPAs) to interventions focus on developing positive cognitions, emotions, and behavior. Benefits of these interventions may be compounded when delivered to interdependent dyads. However, dyadic interventions i...

A cross sectional survey on UK older adult's attitudes to ageing, dementia and positive psychology attributes.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC geriatrics [BMC Geriatr] 2022 Nov 05; Vol. 22 (1), pp. 837. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 05.

Abstract: Background: With an increasingly ageing population worldwide, the predominant attitude towards ageing is still negative. Negative stereotypes have detrimental effects on individuals' physical and mental health. Evidence is required about factors that m...

Group multi-component programme based on cognitive behavioural therapy and positive psychology for family caregivers of people with dementia: a randomised controlled study (3C study).

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Psychogeriatrics : the official journal of the Japanese Psychogeriatric Society [Psychogeriatrics] 2023 Jan; Vol. 23 (1), pp. 141-156. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 28.

Abstract: Background: Caregivers of people with dementia frequently experience an elevated level of psychological distress and burden. This study aimed to examine the effectiveness of a group-format multi-component programme which is based on cognitive behaviour...

Do beliefs in the malleability of well-being affect the efficacy of positive psychology interventions? Results of a randomized placebo-controlled trial.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Applied psychology. Health and well-being [Appl Psychol Health Well Being] 2022 Nov; Vol. 14 (4), pp. 1353-1368. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 09.

Abstract: The present study examines the role of beliefs about the malleability of well-being in a randomized, placebo-controlled, online positive psychology intervention targeting 267 German-speaking adults (83% women, mean age = 43.16 years). The participants ...

A Narrative Review of Peer-Led Positive Psychology Interventions: Current Evidence, Potential, and Future Directions.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Jun 30; Vol. 19 (13). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jun 30.

Abstract: Positive psychology interventions are an effective means for cultivating flourishing, addressing low levels of wellbeing, and preventing languishing. Peer-led interventions can be a particularly advantageous delivery method of positive psychology inter...

Inducing positive emotions to reduce chronic pain: a randomized controlled trial of positive psychology exercises.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Disability and rehabilitation [Disabil Rehabil] 2022 Jun; Vol. 44 (12), pp. 2691-2704. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Dec 02.

Abstract: Purpose: Positive emotions have been found to be analgesic and can be induced by positive psychology exercises. This study tested if positive psychology exercises provide beneficial effects on pain, responses to pain, physical (pain interference), and ...

Disordered eating through the lens of positive psychology: The role of embodiment, self-esteem and identity coherence.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Body image [Body Image] 2021 Dec; Vol. 39, pp. 103-113. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jul 05.

Abstract: Applying a positive psychology perspective, this study aimed to identify potential intra-individual factors that might protect against the development of disordered eating in a community sample of young women and men (N = 510; 56 % women; M age = 24.3)...

Impact of a School-Based Multicomponent Positive Psychology Intervention on Adolescents' Time Attitudes: A Latent Transition Analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of youth and adolescence [J Youth Adolesc] 2022 May; Vol. 51 (5), pp. 1002-1016. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Dec 31.

Abstract: Time attitudes, which refer to positive and negative feelings towards the past, present, and future, are a salient phenomenon in the developmental stage of adolescence and have been related to better well-being. Positive feelings towards time can be pr...

Using the science of positive psychology in the formative evaluation of social justice interventions: A case example.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Evaluation and program planning [Eval Program Plann] 2022 Apr; Vol. 91, pp. 102017. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 19.

Abstract: The pursuit of culturally responsive approaches for designing and evaluating programs to promote social justice has become of the utmost importance to the evaluation community in the past decade. A strengths-focused evaluation approach has great promis...

Piloting positive psychology resources for caregivers of a child with a genetic developmental and epileptic encephalopathy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): European journal of paediatric neurology : EJPN : official journal of the European Paediatric Neurology Society [Eur J Paediatr Neurol] 2022 Mar; Vol. 37, pp. 129-138. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 08.

Abstract: Developmental and epileptic encephalopathies (DEEs) are chronic and life-threatening conditions, frequently with a genetic basis and infantile-onset. Caregivers often experience enduring distress adapting to their child's diagnosis and report a deficit...

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