2,216 results match your criteria Archives Of Psychiatric Nursing[Journal]


Mental health policy 2022 outlook.

Authors:
Sally Raphel

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 Jun 29;38:A4-A5. Epub 2022 Mar 29.

Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, United States of America Associate Editor.

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Statement of the International Society for Psychiatric Mental Health Nurses.

Authors:
Cynthia Handrup

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 Jun 31;38:A1-A2. Epub 2022 Mar 31.

College of Nursing, Department of Population Health Nursing Science, University of Illinois Chicago, United States of America. Electronic address:

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Experiences and coping strategies of somatic symptoms in patients with depressive disorder: A qualitative study.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 Jun 29;38:6-13. Epub 2022 Jan 29.

School of Nursing, Fudan University, No. 305, Feng Lin Road, Shanghai 200032, PR China. Electronic address:

Background: Depressive disorder is the most prevalent mental illness and is characterised by the presence of mental and somatic symptoms, with the latter affecting 65.0% to 98.2% of patients with their general function and quality of life. Read More

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Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder in adults: A case study.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 Jun 5;38:29-35. Epub 2022 Jan 5.

Dana Wiley, MD PA.

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is often misdiagnosed or mistreated in adults because it is often thought of as a childhood problem. If a child is diagnosed and treated for the disorder, it often persists into adulthood. In adult ADHD, the symptoms may be comorbid or mimic other conditions making diagnosis and treatment difficult. Read More

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Exploring the return-to-work process in working people with serious mental illness.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 Jun 21;38:21-28. Epub 2022 Jan 21.

School of Nursing and Midwifery, Chronic Diseases (Home Care) Research Center, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Hamadan, Iran. Electronic address:

Background: Few studies examined the return-to-work (RTW) process in working people after recovery from serious mental illness (SMI).

Purpose: The RTW process was explored in working people with SMI.

Method: A qualitative study was conducted using the grounded theory. Read More

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Effect of emotional awareness skills training on emotional awareness and communication skills in patients with schizophrenia: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 Jun 22;38:14-20. Epub 2022 Jan 22.

Selcuk University, Nursing Faculty, Department of Mental Health and Psychiatric Nursing, 42130 Konya, Turkey. Electronic address:

Purpose: This study was conducted to examine the effect of emotional awareness skills training on emotional awareness and communication skills in patients with schizophrenia.

Methods: This randomized controlled trial was conducted with 44 patients with schizophrenia (22 in the intervention group and 22 in the control group) registered at a community mental health center. The personal information form, Toronto Alexithymia Scale (TAS-20), and communication skills scale-adult form were used to collect patient data. Read More

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Prevalence and correlates of depression among South Korean older adults living in relative poverty.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 Jun 25;38:1-5. Epub 2022 Jan 25.

Department of Medical Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA. Electronic address:

This secondary analysis of the Tailored Health Visiting Service Program examined depression prevalence and associated factors among 1181 community-dwelling, South Korean older adults (range: 65 to 99 years) who live in relative poverty. Depression was assessed using the Geriatric Depression Scale short form. Generalized linear models with Poisson family and log link functions were employed to identify factors associated with depression. Read More

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A whistleblower confronts social media.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 04 23;37:A1. Epub 2022 Feb 23.

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Mental health literacy: The fight against mental health issues among undergraduate students.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 04 7;37:82-83. Epub 2021 Jun 7.

University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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Psychiatric distress in family caregivers of patients with COVID-19.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 04 12;37:69-75. Epub 2021 Jul 12.

Occupational therapy department, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran.

Purpose: Many COVID-19 patients with low to moderate disease severity were cared for at home by family members. Caring for relatives with COVID-19 could have a psychiatric disorder for informal caregivers. Therefore, this study aimed to investigate the psychiatric disorders of family caregivers of relatives with COVID-19, in Iran. Read More

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Investigating the effects of post-discharge care services for patients with severe psychiatric illnesses on their caregivers' burnout in Sanandaj.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 04 10;37:61-68. Epub 2021 Aug 10.

Kurdistan University of Medical Sciences, Sanandaj, Iran.

Family-based caregivers of psychiatric patients are the backbone of the healthcare system and are, in fact, generally considered as patients themselves. Their commitment and obligation to take care of the in-need and disabled patients in the family can lead to their psychological destruction. This paper attempts to investigate the effects of post-discharge care for patients with severe psychiatric illnesses on the burnout of their caregivers in the Qods Hospital of Sanandaj. Read More

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Effectiveness of online mindfulness-based interventions for improving mental health in patients with physical health conditions: Systematic review and meta-analysis.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 04 8;37:52-60. Epub 2021 Oct 8.

School of Nursing, Jilin University, Changchun, China. Electronic address:

We aimed to determine the effectiveness of online mindfulness-based interventions (MBIs) for improving mental health in patients with physical health conditions. Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) in PubMed, Cochrane Library, Web of Science, Elsevier, and CINAHL published through September 2019 were searched. Two reviewers selected trials, conducted a critical appraisal, and extracted the data. Read More

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The experiences of parents as caregivers of adolescents with mental illnesses, the impact of the crisis and the admission to a day hospital.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 04 13;37:45-51. Epub 2021 Oct 13.

Faculty of Nursing, Rovira i Virgili University, Campus Terres de l'Ebre, Tortosa, Spain; Faculty of Nursing, Rovira i Virgili University, Campus Catalunya, Tarragona, Spain; Terres de l'Ebre Health Region, Tortosa, Spain.

Aim: The aim of this study was to analyze the caregiving experience of parents whose adolescent children with a mental illness require admission to a day treatment hospital for mental health services.

Method: The study used qualitative interpretative research methods. A total of 18 parents participated in the semi-structured interviews. Read More

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Association between resilience, social support, and institutional trust and post-traumatic stress disorder after natural disasters.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 04 22;37:39-44. Epub 2022 Jan 22.

Department of Psychology, Graduate School, Dankook University, Cheonan, Republic of Korea; Department of Psychology and Psychotherapy, College of Health Science, Dankook University, Cheonan, Republic of Korea. Electronic address:

Disasters can cause significant personal and social distress and adversely affect mental health. Compared with research on the risk factors of post-disaster post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), limited studies have reported protective factors against PTSD. We investigated whether resilience, social support, and trust in government were associated with PTSD in disaster survivors, after adjustment for the perceived damage and demographic variables including sex, age, and economic status. Read More

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The significant mediators between depression and mental health recovery among community-dwelling people with a diagnosed mental disorder.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 04 23;37:18-24. Epub 2021 Nov 23.

The Catholic University of Korea, College of Nursing, 222 Banpo-daero, Seocho-gu, Seoul, South Korea. Electronic address:

To investigate the mediating roles of community integration and positive thinking on the relationship between depression and mental health recovery among community dwelling people with mental disorders in South Korea. A cross-sectional, descriptive study was utilized. Data were collected from 167 community-dwelling people with mental disorders who did not use the day program at community mental health centers. Read More

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Identification of four patterns for self-management behaviors in clients with schizophrenia: A cross-sectional study.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 04 25;37:10-17. Epub 2021 Dec 25.

Department of Psychiatry, Tiancun Road Community Health Service Center, Peking 100049, China.

This study aimed to describe different patterns of self-management behaviors among clients with schizophrenia in China. Two hundred twenty-eight clients with schizophrenia living in eight communities of Beijing were investigated using the Self-Management Instrument for Persons with Schizophrenia and a Demographic and Clinical Characteristics Questionnaire. Cluster analysis was performed to categorize the data. Read More

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Understanding help-seeking barriers after Gender-Based Violence: Validation of the Barriers to Help Seeking-Trauma version (BHS-TR).

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 04 16;37:1-9. Epub 2021 Dec 16.

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Michigan, School of Nursing, 400 North Ingalls Bldg., Suite 2303, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA; Independent Researcher, Turkey. Electronic address:

It is a devastating and tragic estimate that 35% of women worldwide have experienced either physical or sexual violence at some point in their lives (United Nations, 2015) (referred to hereafter as Gender-Based Violence, or GBV). While most research focuses on reducing violence, understanding power and control in families, and evaluating services, this study focuses on overcoming trauma recovery barriers. We document the development and psychometric properties of the development of the Barriers to Help Seeking for Trauma Scale (BHS-TR) scale conducted with 309 GBV survivors. Read More

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The best is yet to come….

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 02 29;36:A1. Epub 2021 Dec 29.

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February 2022

The relatıonshıp between pregnant women's anxıety levels about coronavırus and prenatal attachment.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 02 10;36:78-84. Epub 2021 Dec 10.

Balıkesir University of Health Science Faculty, Department of Maternity and Gynecology Nursing, Balıkesir, Turkey.

Aim: This study aimed to determine the relationship between pregnant women's anxiety levels related to concerns about the effect of coronavirus on prenatal attachment.

Design And Method: This a descriptive and correlational design study was conducted from September 2020 to January 2021; it included 101 pregnant women who were more than 20 weeks pregnant. Introductory questionnaire, the Coronavirus Anxiety Scale and the Prenatal Attachment Inventory were used as data collection tools. Read More

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February 2022

Psychological and social impact and lifestyle changes among pregnant women of COVID-19 pandemic: A qualitative study.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 02 9;36:70-77. Epub 2021 Dec 9.

Ege University Faculty of Nursing, Women Health and Disease Nursing Department, İzmir, Turkey. Electronic address:

Purpose: This study aimed to examine the challenges faced by pregnant women and their daily life activities during the COVID-19 pandemic, to assess the psychological impacts of the pandemic and their expectations to improve women's mental health, thereby increasing the awareness of healthcare professionals of the subject.

Methods: The research was conducted with the participation of 30 pregnant women, who were selected by purposive sampling using the phenomenological approach, between 15 June 2020 and 15 August 2020. Telephone interviews were conducted with pregnant women due to social isolation measures during the Coronavirus pandemic. Read More

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February 2022

Bullying and coping with bullying among obese\overweight and normal weight children.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 02 22;36:7-16. Epub 2021 Oct 22.

Akdeniz University Kumluca Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Pediatric Nursing, Antalya, Turkey. Electronic address:

This study aimed to determine the obese\overweight and normal weight children's status of encountering and coping with bullying and the correlational factors. This case-control study was conducted with 1.680 students in the second level (5th, 6th, 7th, 8th grades) from September 24, 2018 to May 31, 2019 in the Mediterranean Region in Turkey. Read More

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February 2022

The effect of a solution-oriented therapy on the depression levels and the perceived social support of depressive patients.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 02 24;36:62-69. Epub 2021 Nov 24.

Sivas Cumhuriyet Univercity, School of Susehri Health High, Department of Psychiatric Nursing, Sivas, Turkey. Electronic address:

Background: This study was executed to evaluate the effect of the solution-oriented therapy programme on the depression levels and the perceived social support of depressive patients METHOD: The study was designed as a randomized controlled trial with a pre-test and post-test control group and repeated measures. The Solution-Oriented Therapy Programme was implemented in a total of 6 to 10 sessions with the patients of experimental group.

Results: There were no statistically significant differences between the mean BDI and PSSI scores of the experimental and control groups before the programme. Read More

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February 2022

A preliminary study of body image and depression among adults during COVID-19: A moderation model.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 02 4;36:55-61. Epub 2021 Dec 4.

Institute of Pedagogy, University of Bielsko-Biala, Bielsko-Biala, Poland.

Background: Since many aspects of functioning can affect body image, the aim of our study was to assess whether the relationship between body image-related negative emotions or depression and body dissatisfaction was moderated by body image-related quality of life and to compare these analyses among participants with various body mass index during COVID-19.

Subjects And Methods: One hundred and thirty-one adults participated in the study. Measurement tools included the Body Image Quality of Life Inventory, the short form of the Situational Inventory of Body-Image Dysphoria, the Beck Depression Inventory-II and the Contour Drawing Scale. Read More

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February 2022

Post-traumatic stress disorder among victims of great march of return in the Gaza Strip, Palestine: A need for policy intervention.

Arch Psychiatr Nurs 2022 02 6;36:48-54. Epub 2021 Nov 6.

Faculty of Medicine, Islamic University of Gaza, P.O. Box 108, Gaza, Gaza Strip, Palestine.

This study aimed to assess the level of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PSTD) and to examine the relationship between exposure to war stress and posttraumatic symptoms among people who were injured during the Great March of Return (GMR) in the Gaza Strip, Palestine. A sample of 264 adults who were injured during participation in the events of GMR completed the Impact Event Scale-Revised (IES-R). IES-R has three sub-scales; intrusion, avoidance, and hyper-arousal. Read More

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February 2022