• The cancer as a metaphor of death or like an option to re-signify life: narratives in the construction of the familiar experience and its relation with the facing of the cancer for a minor son 

      González Gutiérrez, Orlando; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia; Fonseca Fonseca, Juan Carlos; Universidad Nacional de Colombia; Jiménez Jordán, Luz Cristina; Instituto Nacional de Medicina Legal y Ciencias Forenses
      This paper show the investigation - intervention work based in a systemic - narrative - constructionist approach, about the familiar and personal narrative construction of the cancer experience in a minor son and his role ...
    • Integral attention to family issues in a family comissioner’s office in Cali, Colombia 

      Mora Anto, Adriana; Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Cali; Román Muñoz, Miriam; Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Cali; Varela Martínez, Valentina; Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Cali
      En esta investigación cualitativa se abordaron los procesos de atención integral a los problemas de convivencia familiar, en la Comisaria de Familia del sector Ladera en Cali, teniendo en cuenta la perspectiva de los modelos ...
    • The Burnout Syndrome in monitors that act in a foundation of special protection 

      HahnMay, Karine; Universidade Luterana do Brasil; Carlotto, Sandra; Universidade Luterana do Brasil
      The aim of this study is to evaluate the Burnout syndrome in monitors that act in a foundation of special protection. It also tried to identify associations of burnout dimensions with demographic, professional and psychosocial ...
    • Personality, emotional intelligence and affectivity in college students of business areas Implications for the training of leaders 

      Contreras, Françoise; Universidad del Rosario; Barbosa, David; Universidad del Rosario; Espinosa, Juan Carlos; Universidad Santo Tomás
      The purpose of this study was to describe the personality, the affect and the emotional intelligence of 422 business students throughout their training process. The Personality Inventory NEO-FFI of Costa & McCrae (1994), ...
    • Psychoneuroimmunology : brief panoramic 

      Camelo Roa, Sandra M.; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia
      From the lands of the Psycoimmunology, the present revision intends a panoramic look to its main postulations, investigation lines and perspectives. Therefore, some historical aspects about the relationship between psychic ...
    • Talking Bodies: Tattooing Practice and the Subjectivation Process 

      Sastre Cifuentes, Asceneth; Universidad Santo Tomás, Bogotá
      This article reports the results obtained from a study with a group of tattoo practitioners integrating the sample of subjects interviewed as a part of the project entitled Corporal practices and the construction of self. ...
    • Scheme model to study by questions in the university context 

      Castañeda Cantillo, Ana Elvira; Fundación Universitaria Sanitas, Bogotá, Colombia
      This research was developed in the Well-Being Department of the Sanitas Universitary Foundation, as a result to the attention program with low academic performance students, thought which looked for to give account of a ...
    • Effects of non-explicit audiovisual instructions on feeding behavior 

      Barrera Pelayo, Hortencia Alicia; Centro de Investigaciones en Comportamiento Alimentario y Nutrición (CICAN) Cusur - Universidad de Guadalajara; Lopez-Espinoza, Antonio; Centro de Investigaciones en Comportamiento Alimentario y Nutrición (CICAN) Cusur - Universidad de Guadalajara; Martínez, Alma Gabriela; Centro de Investigaciones en Comportamiento Alimentario y Nutrición (CICAN) Cusur - Universidad de Guadalajara; De La Torre-Ibarra, Carolina; Centro de Investigaciones en Comportamiento Alimentario y Nutrición (CICAN) Cusur - Universidad de Guadalajara; Aguilera, Virgina; Centro de Investigaciones en Comportamiento Alimentario y Nutrición (CICAN) Cusur - Universidad de Guadalajara; Galindo, Alma; Centro de Investigaciones en Comportamiento Alimentario y Nutrición (CICAN) Cusur - Universidad de Guadalajara; Diaz, Felipe; Centro de Investigaciones en Comportamiento Alimentario y Nutrición (CICAN) Cusur - Universidad de Guadalajara; Franco, Karina; Centro de Investigaciones en Comportamiento Alimentario y Nutrición (CICAN) Cusur - Universidad de Guadalajara; Magaña, Claudia R.; Centro de Investigaciones en Comportamiento Alimentario y Nutrición (CICAN) Cusur - Universidad de Guadalajara
      This study evaluated the effects of non-explicit audiovisual instructions on feeding behaviour. Five adults between 19 and 24 years-old participated as subjects, which were exposed at nutritional (fruit and water) or no ...
    • The Experience of "Hitting Rock Bottom" Among Recovering Alcoholics: A Phenomenological Approach 

      Henao Escobar, Juanita; Facultad de Psicología, Universidad de la Sabana. Colombia; Segura Restrepo, Juliana; Universidad de Los Andes
      Availing of the phenomenological method, this study aims to describe the experience of "hitting bottom" among recovering alcoholics. In-depth interviews were conducted with five men and three women who belong to the Alcoholic ...
    • Meanings built by children, family parents and teachers linked to several school institutions of the city of Bogotá about childhood, family and school in the frame of the globalization 

      Bernal Romero, Teresita; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia; Jaramillo, Jorge Mario; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia; Mendoza Ramos, Liliana; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia; Pérez Serna, María Angélica; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia; Suárez Reyes, Ana María; Universidad Santo Tomás, Colombia
      This study was managed to investigate on the meanings built by children, family parents and teachers about the childhood, the family and the school in the context of the globalization. A survey was applied at a group of ...
    • A proposal for neuropsychological evaluation in cases where there is an alteration in musical perception 

      Peralta, Juan Carlos; Peralta, Nancy; Montenegro, Zulay Andrea
      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 ...
    • Self- Perception After Six Years of Having Been a Mother During Adolescence and Adulthood 

      Galicia Moyeda, Iris Xóchitl; Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Facultad de Estudios Superiores Iztacala; Sánchez Velasco, Alejandra; Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Facultad de Estudios Superiores Iztacala
      The present research had the purpose of exploring the perception that women who had children at adolescence and those who did at adulthood, have of themselves. 92 Women whose firstborn child was in average 6 years old took ...
    • Training of undergraduate psychology students in psychometrics 

      Rodríguez-Jiménez, Olga Rosalba; Universidad Nacional de Colombia; Rosero-Burbano, Richard; Universidad de La Sabana
      El propósito del estudio fue describir la formación en psicometría en los programas de pregrado de psicología. Para ello se revisaron los planes de estudio y los programas de psicometría de 23 programas académicos de ...
    • Meanings about Work for Couples in Situation of Masculine Unemployment 

      Martín Padilla, Ernesto; Universidad de la Sabana; de Uribe, Stella; Universidad de la Sabana; Gaitán de Zárate, Martha; Universidad de la Sabana
      The aim of this paper is to understand the meanings that couples living together develop on the concept of job from the perspective of male unemployment. A qualitative study of social interpretive type, with eight ...
    • Quality of life related to health and its relation in patients with diagnostic of slight arterial hypertension 

      Vinaccia, Stefano; Universidad de San Buenaventura, Medellín, Colombia; Quiceno, Japcy Margarita; Universidad de San Buenaventura, Medellín, Colombia; Gómez, Ángela; Universidad de San Buenaventura, Medellín, Colombia; Montoya, Lina Marcela; Universidad de San Buenaventura, Medellín, Colombia
      The purpose of this investigation was to evaluate the extent of quality of life related to health in 282 patients with slight arterial hypertension from the city of Medellin, Colombia. The questionnaire Quality of Life ...
    • Motivation in health Psychology: motivation is not synonymous of intention, attitude or risk perception 

      Piña Lopez, Julio Alfonso; Investigador independiente, México
      It's review the motivation concept uses in health psychology. It's conclude that some theories make an incorrect concept uses, to commiting which Ryle's name as categorial mistakes, compromising the interpretation of the ...
    • Correlations between anxiety and depression in the cognitive performance of elderly adults 

      Fernandes Lopes, Regina Maria; Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS); Welter Wendt, Guilherme; Universidad de Londres; Lopes do Nascimento, Roberta Fernandes; Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS); de Lima Argimon, Irani I.; Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS)
      Observa-se que com o passar dos anos, o organismo humano passa por um processo natural de envelhecimento, gerando modificações funcionais, diminuindo a vitalidade e favorecendo o aparecimento de doenças relacionadas a esse ...
    • Psychology and Health In Mexico: Some Reflections Based on Common Sense and the Experience 

      Piña López, Julio Alfonso; Programa de Salud Institucional, Universidad de Sonora; Sánchez-Bravo, Claudia; Instituto Nacional de Perinatología; García-Cedillo, Ismael; Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí; Ybarra Sagarduy, José Luis; Universidad Autónoma de Tamaulipas; García Cadena, Cirilo H.; Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León
      In the middle of the last decade was published a work in which analyzed why, despite the development experienced by the psychology and health in Mexico, then became evident two problems: the lack of professional recognition ...
    • Supports Needs for Institutionalized Adults with Intellectual Disability: a Study Within the Chilean Context 

      Vega Córdova, Vanessa; Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso; Jenaro Río, Cristina; Universidad de Salamanca; Flores Robaina, Noelia; Universidad de Salamanca; Cruz Ortiz, Maribel; Universidad de Salamanca y Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, México; Lerdo de Tejada, Andrés; Fundación Coanil
      This study examines the support needs of a sample of 285 institutionalized adults with intellectual disabilities. The instrument used was the Supports Intensity Scale SIS. The results revealed the existence of low support ...
    • 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 ...