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Affectometer 2: A scale to measure current level of general happiness
Affectometer 2 is a 5-minute inventory of general happiness or sense of well-being based on measuring the balance of positive and negative feelings in recent experience. Since this scale is directlyExpand
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Mild traumatic brain injury and fatigue: A prospective longitudinal study
Primary objective: To examine fatigue prevalence, severity, predictors and co-variates over 6 months post-mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI). Research design: Longitudinal prospective study includingExpand
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The Cannabis Use Problems Identification Test (CUPIT): development, reliability, concurrent and predictive validity among adolescents and adults.
AIMS To describe the empirical construction and initial validation of the Cannabis Use Problems Identification Test (CUPIT), a brief self-report screening instrument for detection of currently andExpand
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Stages of change for fruit and vegetable intake and dietary fat modification in Maori women: Some relationships with body attitudes and eating behaviours
We examined the influence of psychological factors (social physique anxiety, dietary self-efficacy), difficulties associated with making dietary changes and food security on stages of change forExpand
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Gender and ethnicity differences in the prevalence of traumatic events: evidence from a New Zealand community sample
One thousand five hundred community residing New Zealand adults were assessed regarding their experience of traumatic events. Sixty-one per cent of those surveyed reported exposure to a traumaticExpand
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Impact of a handicapped child on mental health of parents.
In a cross sectional study the mental health of parents of physically and mentally handicapped preschool children was compared with that of parents of healthy preschool children. The social networksExpand
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Job Satisfaction and Distress in Rehabilitation Professionals: The Role of Organizational Commitment and Conflict
We examined relations between organizational perceptions (organizational commitment, organizational conflict) and outcomes (job satisfaction, psychological distress) among a group of 82 New ZealandExpand
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Alcohol knowledge and experience in children aged 9 and 11.
An interview study of New Zealand children initially aged 9 (n = 743) and at the second interview aged 11 (n = 795) investigated the children's knowledge and experience of alcohol. The majority hadExpand
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“To tell or not to tell?” Managing a concealable identity in the workplace
The management of identities, particularly stigmatized identities, represents considerable challenge. This article considers some of the issues around the decision to conceal or reveal a stigmatizedExpand
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