• Social representations about the crime that minors are institutionalized in a re-education center of the city of Bogotá 

      Vargas Espinosa, Nancy Marina; Universidad Católica de Colombia, Bogotá Colombia, Centro Internacional de Educación y Desarrollo Humano-CINDE, Bogotá Colombia, Universidad Pedagógica Nacional, Bogotá Colombia; Sánchez Pilonieta, Alfonso; Centro Internacional de Educación y Desarrollo Humano-CINDE Bogotá Colombia, Universidad Pedagógica Nacional, Bogotá Colombia
      The general objective that this investigation had was to know the social representations that the underage boarders have in a closed institution of reeducation in Bogotá city, especially in the location stage. By the way, ...
    • The present of the phenomenology in psychology 

      Treviño Montemayor, Rebeca; Universidad Juárez del Estado de Durango, México
      Phenomenology, as a philosophical project in Husserl's view, opened a discussion which led it to be considered an unsuccessful project. Nevertheless, in methodological terms phenomenology is still a basic tool for comprehensive ...
    • Dimensions of Emotion During the Cessation Process of Tobacco Consumption: Support for Motivational Vision of Change 

      Gantiva Díaz, Carlos; Universidad de San Buenaventura; Rodriguez, Mónica; Universidad de San Buenaventura; Arias, Milena; Universidad de San Buenaventura; Rubio, Erika; Universidad de San Buenaventura
      The objective of this research was to identify differences in the dimensions valuation of emotion according to the degree of readiness to change regarding the cessation of tobacco consumption. The study was conducted ...
    • Theoretical perspectives in psychology students education, from the Social and Community Psychology area at Universidad de Manizales (Colombia) 

      Díaz Gómez, Álvaro; Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira; Universidad de Manizales, Colombia
      This article shows some theorical lines upon which undergraduate Psychology students have been or are being trained, and that must have Social and Community Psychology as a part of the curriculum. Those lines, developed ...
    • Integrative agnosia as a consequence of left focal occipital epilepsy: a case study 

      Aguilar Mejía, Óscar Mauricio; Ramírez Bermejo, Beatriz; Silva Martín, Luis Manuel; Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Colombia
      Integrative agnosia is a type of visual agnosia associated with bilateral occipital lesions and characterized by the inability to identify stimuli in complex backgrounds, especially when it comes to overlapping or interlocking ...
    • Incidencia del género y la edad en la creatividad infantil 

      Espinosa Méndez, Juan Carlos; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia
      Se estudió la creatividad en 115 niños mediante la Prueba de Creatividad desarrollada por De Zubiría, Marlés y Ramírez (2003), observando la incidencia del género y de la edad sobre los resultados. Adicionalmente, se estimó ...
    • Relation between psycho-social risk factors and the resistance to change organizacional in personnel of security of a company of the tertiary economic sector 

      García Rubiano, Mónica; Universidad Católica de Colombia, Bogotá; Rubio, Paola Andrea; Universidad Católica de Colombia, Bogotá; Bravo, Laura; Universidad Católica de Colombia, Bogotá
      In this investigation the relation between the factors of psycho-social risk and the resistance to the change in the personnel of security of an organization of the tertiary economic sector of benefit of services was ...
    • Evaluation of a sexual education program with adolescents: a qualitative perspective 

      Fernández, María Lameiras; Universidad de Vigo, España; Carrera Fernández, María Victoria; Universidad de Vigo, España; Nuñez Mangana, Ana María; Universidad de Vigo, España; Rodríguez Castro, Yolanda; Universidad de Vigo, España
      This study examines the results obtained from a qualitative evaluation of "Agarimos", a coeducational programme designed to foster emotional and sexual development in adolescents. The programme was carried out during the ...
    • Men victims of domestic violence: an exploratory study about perception and acceptance 

      Trujano, Patricia; Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México; Martínez, Aimé Edith; Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México; Camacho, Samanta Inés; Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
      A novel fact in the phenomenon of the domestic violence is the men who begin to denounce they are victims of their women, but at the moment exists very little investigation. Our objective was to identify in 100 heterosexual ...
    • Personal and interpersonal values in adolescents and adults in Medellín and the metropolitan area 

      Soto, Juan David; Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia, Medellín, Colombia; Martínez, Fernando; Universidad Cooperativa de Colombia, Medellín, Colombia; Baena, Bibiana; Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia
      In this article are presented the results of an investigation in social psychology that had that objective to evaluate six personal values and six interpersonal vales by using two questionnaires in a sample of 970 people ...
    • Laboral Present Context, Changes and Meaning. Interpretative Research 

      Peralta-Gómez, María Claudia; Universidad de La Sabana
      The present research illustrates how people are giving meaning to the contemporary socio-industrial changes, the new realities on the job organization, and its implications on the construction of the workers' subjectivity. ...
    • Nervous Bulimia and its subtypes 

      Sierra Puentes, Myriam; ABA Colombia, Asociación para el Avance de las Ciencias del Comportamiento Instituto San Bernardo de La Salle
      In this article, a brief description is realized about the disorders of feeding, anorexia and bulimia, the relationship made by individuals with this behavior, the prevalence, characteristics and the most effective treatments ...
    • Social Imaginaries Concerning the Performance of University Professors 

      Coronado Suárez, Eliana Zoraida; Universidad Pedagógica y Tecnológica de Colombia; Estupiñán Aponte, María Rosa; Universidad Nacional de Colombia - Universidad Pedagógica y Tecnológica de Colombia
      The study seeks to interpret the social imaginaries in students of psychology on the teacher performance of the university. Through the revision of 299 archives of educational evaluations, structured interviews and strategies ...
    • Burnout, Leadership and Job Satisfaction in Health Professionals of a Third Level Hospital in Bogotá 

      Contreras Torres, Françoise; Universidad del Rosario; Espinal G., Leonardo; Policía Nacional de Colombia; Pachón E., Ana María; Consultora independiente; González R., Javier; Universidad del Rosario
      The aim of this study is identify the presence of burnout; leadership styles and job satisfaction of professionals in a third level hospital and see if these are related, considering sociodemographic variables. We used the ...
    • Cognitive Functioning of Children Aged 4 to 6 in Interpersonal Conflict Resolution 

      Ayala Afanador, María Paola; Pontificia Universidad Javeriana; Montes González, Jairo Andrés; Pontificia Universidad Javeriana
      This article focuses on children cognitive Functioning in the social domain of knowledge. It is based on the use of problem solving tasks (PST), using a social skills perspective, to investigate the way in which children ...
    • Counterproductive Work Behavior: Design and Validation of a Scale 

      Omar, Alicia; Universidad Nacional de Rosario; Vaamonde, Juan Diego; Universidad Nacional de Rosario; Delgado, Hugo Uribe; Universidad Nacional de Rosario
      Counterproductive organizational behaviors (COB) are voluntary and discretionary actions that violate significant organizational norms. This article describes the steps followed for the development and validation of a ...
    • Observation and experimentation in psychology: an historical revision 

      Martínez, Alma Gabriela; Universidad de Guadalajara, México; López-Espinoza, Antonio; Universidad de Guadalajara, México; Aguilera, Virginia; Universidad de Guadalajara, México; Galindo, Alma; Universidad de Guadalajara, México; De La Torre-Ibarra, Carolina; Universidad de Guadalajara, México
      A brief history about theoretical and experimental contributions is described of researches to the development of the experimental psychology. In the first part, a revision of the beginnings of the psychophysic and ...
    • Emotion regulation and social competence in childhood 

      Rendón Arango, María Isabel; Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá
      The paper discusses the relationships between emotion regulation and social competence in childhood. A brief background regarding the origins of the interest in this subject and some of the reasons that justifies its ...
    • Prevention of unipolar depression in Spain: current and future situation 

      Arauxo, Alberte; Hospital Universitario Gil Casares; Cornes, José M.; Hospital Universitario Gil Casares; Fernández-Ríos, Luis; Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, España
      Unipolar depression is one of the most common illnesses in western society. There are multiple risk factors and many of them are preventable. However, planning of primary prevention of depression is not taken very seriously ...
    • The experimental Psychology in two paraguayan universities 

      García, José E.; Universidad de la Integración de las Américas, Asunción Universidad Católica, Sede Regional Itapúa, Encarnación, Paraguay
      The production of psychological knowledge that is both original and high level can be considered the main condition to place psychology as a field that takes part in the general concert of the sciences. In Paraguay several ...