• A home-based token economy program 

      Soler, Franklin; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia; Herrera, Johana Paola; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia; Buitrago, Sebastian; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia; Barón, Linney; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia
      It applies a token economy program to modify some disruptive behaviors of a child. It is intended to decrease the answer in an inappropriate manner and make tantrums and encourage the occurrence of follow-up instructions ...
    • A materialist look about epistemological debates in social psychology 

      Ema López, José Enrique; Centro de Estudios Universitarios de Talavera de la Reina Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, España
      In this paper we develop a material point of view in terms of epistemological debates introduced in psychology and in social psychology by social constructionism (it's impossible today think about epistemology without going ...
    • A proposal for neuropsychological evaluation in cases where there is an alteration in musical perception 

      Peralta, Juan Carlos; Universidad San Buenaventura - Universidad El Bosque; Peralta, Nancy; Universidad San Buenaventura; Montenegro, Zulay Andrea; Universidad San Buenaventura
      There are different conditions which are not considered as relevant because they are not totally disabling. Yet when a patient regards a symptom or a specific condition as important, it should be taken seriously, because ...
    • A Psychosocial Study about the Social Representations of Gender 

      Bruel dos Santos, Teresa Cristina; Centro de Referência para Mulheres Vítimas de Violência Patrícia Esber; Scarparo, Helena Beatriz k.; Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul; Calvo Hernandez, Aline Reis; Universidade Estadual do Rio Grande do Sul; Herranz, Julia Sebastián; Universidad Autónoma de Madrid; Blanco, Amalio; Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
      The analysis of the representations was made through a Free Word Association method to a number of inducing stimuli. The results of a multidimensional scaling that associates the seven inducing stimuli clearly show two ...
    • A Research - Interventive Proposal to Build Resilience 

      Aya Angarita, Sandra Liliana; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia
      The following article is a continuation of the reflections treated in the master thesis "Procesos de construcción narrativa que organizan experiencias resilientes en familias en situación de desplazamiento, en la interacción ...
    • A retrospective and prospective vision of the formation process in the organizations 

      Aguilar Bustamante, Maria Constanza; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia; Martínez, Ángela; Universidad Santo Tomás, Bogotá, Colombia; Fandiño, Astrid; Universidad Santo Tomás, Bogotá, Colombia; Fajardo, Sandra Carolina; Universidad Santo Tomás, Bogotá, Colombia
      This article comprises of the investigation line “Construction of identity processes in the organizations”, of the investigation group of work and organizations psychology of the Psychology Faculty of the Santo Tomás ...
    • A violator’s thoughts in series 

      Urrá, Javier; Fiscalía del Tribunal Superior de Justicia y de los Juzgados de Menores de Madrid Asociación Iberoamericana de Psicología Jurídica Universidad Complutense de Madrid
      The present article corresponds to a case study, in which the author describes material obtained by working directly with V.S.R., with the purpose of simultaneously illustrate the thoughts of a serial rapist and clarify ...
    • Abused children: legal framework and forensic psychology 

      Hernández M., Gerardo A.; Universidad Santo Tomás; Tapias S., Ángela C.; Universidad Santo Tomás
      The following documentary, pedagogical paper, is addressed to professionals who work with abused children. It introduces the reader to the current legal framework and presents the institutions in charge of protecting and ...
    • Actitudes del vendedor ambulante de la localidad de Chapinero frente a sus condiciones laborales y políticas 

      Borja Orozco, Henry; Universidad Católica de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia; Barreto, Idaly; Universidad Católica de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia; Sánchez, Vanessa; Universidad Católica de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia
      El presente es un estudio de tipo descriptivo multidimensional, cuyo objetivo es conocer las actitudes de un grupo de 31 vendedores ambulantes de la localidad de Chapinero frente a las dimensiones: trabajo, salud, seguridad ...
    • Adaptation and Evaluation of the Psychometric Properties of the BAS-3 Socialization Battery to Adolescents Sample from Tucumán (Argentina) 

      Lacunza, Ana Betina; Centro Universitario Concepción (CUC), de la Universidad del Norte Santo Tomás de Aquino.; Caballero, Silvina Valeria; Centro Universitario Concepción (CUC), de la Universidad del Norte Santo Tomás de Aquino.; Contini, Evangelina Norma; Universidad Nacional de Tucumán
      This article describes the adaptation and evaluation of psychometric properties of the BAS-3 Adolescent Socialization Battery in adolescents from Tucumán (Argentina). A total of 381 adolescents, between the ages of 10 and ...
    • Addressing of Dissability in Psychology Faculties of Private Universities in Bogotá During the Years 1998-2009 

      Castelblanco Niño, Mónica Lucía; Universidad Santo Tomás, Bogotá
      The goal of this research was to assess the state of the art of disability in undergraduate theses submitted as a requisite for the degree of Psychologist in private universities in Bogotá. Documentary research involving ...
    • Anchors of Meaning, Helpers of Dialogue: The Use of Images in Production of Relations and Meaning 

      Hee Pedersen, Chistina; Universidad de Roskilde
      What is it that images can do that cannot be done by words alone? This article illustrates and discusses how visual expressions act as helpers of dialogue – anchors of meaning. The main argument is that the inclusion of ...
    • Anxiety & State and Sociodemographic Variables in Youth Colombian Footballers During Competition 

      Aguirre-Loaiza, Héctor Haney; Universidad de Maniales; Ramos Bermúdez, Santiago; Universidad de Caldas
      In order to assess the anxiety state in relation to sociodemographical variables during competitions, players competing in the semifinals of the National Youth Football Championships (n = 93) held in Manizales in August ...
    • Application of cognitive interview and judicial interview to a witness-victim of robbery offense 

      Manrique Perez, Déborah Johanna; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia
      Testimony still is one of the main means to test. Traditionally it has been obtained with the standard judicial interview, taking the risk to formulate close and biased questions, interrupting and following an inappropriate ...
    • Approaches to the construction of competences training model like inspectors of human systems for last year psychology students 

      Castañeda Cantillo, Ana Elvira; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia; Abreo Ortiz, Ana Mercedes; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia; Parra Benavides, Felipe; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia
      In this article the authors look for to approach to the creation of an educational model of psychologists training that includes competences development, from systemic perspective and modeling. Training Settings by teams ...
    • Armed conflict and information: reflection about rules of journalist professional behavior stablished by the Discretion agreement 

      Serrano, Yeny; Universidad de Ginebra (Suiza)
      This paper purposes an analysis about the Agreement for discretion signed in 1999 by 32 media directors "to elevate the quality level and responsibility in the coverage and broadcasting of violent facts". This article ...
    • Assessment and training of perspective taking: a functional analytical proposal 

      Naranjo Meléndez, G. Adriana; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia
      According to previous research, perspective-taking can't be easily developed before ages of four years old. Nevertheless, that studies used protocols based on hypothetical situations with a high level of abstraction and, ...
    • Association between personality features and smoking among adults from Bucaramanga (Colombia) 

      Campo-Arias, Adalberto; Instituto de Investigación del Comportamiento Humano, Bogotá, Colombia; Barros-Bermúdez, Jaider Alfonso; Universidad Autónoma de Bucaramanga, Colombia; Diaz-Martínez, Luis Alfonso; Universidad Autónoma de Bucaramanga, Colombia
      This study intended to see if there is an association between personality traits and daily smoking in adults from Bucaramanga. A transveral population study with a probabilistic sample of adults between 18 and 65 years of ...
    • Association between Primary Mental Abilities and Academic Performance in Undergraduate Medical Students 

      Gómez-Lopez, Víctor Manuel; Escuela de Medicina “Dr. José Sierra Flores”, Univer- sidad del Noreste, Tampico, Tamaulipas; Rosales-García, Sandra; Escuela de Medicina “Dr. José Sierra Flores”, Univer- sidad del Noreste, Tampico, Tamaulipas; Martín-Solórzano, Griselda; Escuela de Medicina “Dr. José Sierra Flores”, Univer- sidad del Noreste, Tampico, Tamaulipas
      In order to analyze the association between primary mental abilities on admission to a medical career and academic performance at the end of the eighth semester, we conducted a retrospective observational study of ...
    • Behavior and Organization. Implementation of Quality Management System 5S'S 

      Santoyo Telles, Felipe; Centro de Investigaciones en Comportamiento Alimentario y Nutrición (CICAN), Universidad de Guadalajara; Murguia Pérez, Daniel; Instituto Tecnológico de Cd. Guzmán; López-Espinoza, Antonio; Centro de Investigaciones en Comportamiento Alimentario y Nutrición (CICAN), Centro Universitario del Sur (CUSur) de la Universidad de Guadalajara; Santoyo Teyes, Eliseo; Centro de Bachillerato Tecnológico Industrial y de Servicios 226 Universidad de Guadalajara Centro Universitario del Sur (CUSur) de la Universidad de Guadalajara
      With the objective of improve services to public, equipment and facilities conditions, Department of material resources and services of technological Institute of Ciudad Guzman (ITCG) is identified as an area of opportunity ...