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How Patients With Schizophrenia Use the Internet: Qualitative Study
Background The Internet is an important source of health information for people with psychiatric conditions. Little is known about the way patients with schizophrenia use the Internet when it comesExpand
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The impact of the social network, stigma and empowerment on the quality of life in patients with schizophrenia.
OBJECTIVE The quality of life (QOL) of patients with schizophrenia has been found to be positively correlated with the social network and empowerment, and negatively correlated with stigma andExpand
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Impact of coercive measures on life stories: qualitative study.
BACKGROUND How people integrate the experience of involuntary hospital admission and treatment into their life narrative has not been explored systematically. Aims To establish a typology of coercionExpand
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Determinants, self-management strategies and interventions for hope in people with mental disorders: systematic search and narrative review.
Developing a recovery focus in mental health services is a policy goal internationally, and hope is a central component of recovery. Yet determinants of hope of people with mental disorders are notExpand
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Hope in psychiatry: a review of the literature
Objective:  Hope has long been considered an important therapeutic factor in medicine, nursing and mental health and recently received attention as a central component of recovery. However,Expand
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Development and validation of an integrative scale to assess hope
Background  Hope includes the dimensions of time, goals, control, relations and personal characteristics. Existing tools that measure it vary in length and psychometric properties and cover differentExpand
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Insight, positive and negative symptoms, hope, depression and self-stigma: a comprehensive model of mutual influences in schizophrenia spectrum disorders.
Aims. Insight, positive and negative symptoms, hope, depression and self-stigma are relevant variables in schizophrenia spectrum disorders. So far, research on their mutual influences has beenExpand
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Handbook of Service User Involvement in Mental Health Research
Foreword. Preface. About the Editors. About the Authors. Chapter 1 History, Context and Language ( Jan Wallcraft and Mary Nettle ). Chapter 2 Principles and Motives ( Alison Faulkner ). Chapter 3Expand
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Informal caregivers of advanced-stage cancer patients: Every second is at risk for psychiatric morbidity
PurposeInformal caregivers of advanced cancer patients are known to suffer from high distress due to their caregiving responsibilities. Nevertheless, a comprehensive evaluation of psychiatricExpand
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WELLFOCUS PPT: Modifying positive psychotherapy for psychosis.
Positive psychotherapy (PPT) is an established psychological intervention initially validated with people experiencing symptoms of depression. PPT is a positive psychology intervention, an academicExpand
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