• Validación de la escala barrat de impulsividad (bis-11) en población bogotana 

      Aguilar Bustamante, Sandra Carolina; Valencia Casallas, Olga Lucía; Villalba, Javier
      El presente trabajo se realizó con el fin de validar la Escala de Impulsividad de Barratt (bis-11) en población bogotana, y de esta forma aportar evidencia empírica que permita unificar los criterios de interpretación y ...
    • Validación del programa de intervención para el consumo abusivo de alcohol: pactos por la vida 

      Cabarcas Acosta, Karen Liseth; Londoño Pérez, Constanza; Pulido Garzon, Diana Constanza; Vélez-Botero, Helena
      El objetivo de este estudio era evaluar los alcances de la aplicación del programa de prevención del consumo abusivo y la dependencia alcohólica “Pactos por la Vida” propuesto por Flórez-Alarcón y Vélez (2012), en la ...
    • Validation of questionnaire dispositional optimism using item response theory 

      Velasco Salamanca, Marcela; Londoño Pérez, Constanza; Alejo Castañeda, Ivonne
      The aim of this research was to find the psychometric qualities of validity and reliability of the Dispositional Optimism Questionnaire, with a convenience sample of 608 participants aged 16 to 60, from diverse educational ...
    • Variety and appearance of food modify feeding behavior 

      Martínez, Alma Gabriela; López-Espinoza, Antonio; Franco-Paredes, Karina; Díaz, Felipe; Aguilera, Virginia
      Animals and humans consumed more food when they are exposed to buffet diet respect registered intake in monotonous diet. The objective of this work was to evaluate the food intake response of humans exposed to three variety ...
    • Vinculation to army groups: a result the army conflict in Colombia 

      Valencia, Olga Lucia; Daza, María Fernanda
      This article begins with an historic summary of the conflict in Colombia, and the consequences of remaining in an armed group. It goes on to describe the reasons for the link in adults, in minor children and in women. At ...
    • Walden two: a critic of modern economic paradigm 

      Olarte Rodríguez, Liliana
      After being published Walden Two was rejected due to false conceptions that suggested that the novel was the defense and representation of the economic and social values of capitalism. However a more detailed analysis shows ...
    • “We are not statistics” – the HIV rapid test and counseling by representatives of LGTB people 

      Bones Rocha, Kátia; Affonso Gomes, Gustavo; Cé, João Pedro; Pujol Vezzosi, Jean Ícaro; Torres de Carvalho, Fernanda; Silvana Both, Nalu; Pizzinato, Adolfo
      This study was aim to analyze how representatives of LGBT NGOs perceive strategies about the inclusion of the rapid test for HIV/aids, syphilis and viral hepatitis in the LGBT scenario of Porto Alegre. It is a qualitative ...
    • Winter sun: emotional issues of the chronic renal patient 

      Rudnicki, Tánia
      In the present paper is discussed the most important emotional characteristics associated with the form that the patients with chronic renal insufficiency face the hemodialysis treatment. The adaptation process that is ...
    • Wisdom and the psychology of moral development 

      Yáñez Canal, Jaime; Corredor, Javier; Pacheco, Laura
      Starting from the analysis of some ethical conceptions and the psychological development we introduce the evolution of Lawrence Kohlberg's theory and the psychology of moral development. The deontological and formalist ...
    • Women and Business Leadership 

      Contreras Torres, Françoise; Pedraza Ortiz, Julián Eduardo; Mejía Restrepo, Ximena
      The aim of this paper was to describe the current leadership situation from the gender perspective and to analyze the circumstances that deter women from achieving high leadership positions in companies. The core of the ...
    • Work-Family Balance: Working Family and Parental Self-Efficacy in Chilean Company Workers 

      Ortega Farías, Alejandra
      This article analyzes the differences between work-family balance, joint responsability and parental self-efficacy in employees of a Chilean company. 224 professional workers were administered three instruments: the ...