Twenty-two Libyan Red Crescent volunteers gathered in Tunis this week to attend a five-day training of trainers in community-based psychosocial
Mental Health and Psycho-social Support (MHPSS) is a composite term used in guidelines to describe any type of local or outside support that aims to protect or promote psychosocial
well-being and prevent or treat mental disorder.
Nobile and Drotar (2003) made a compelling case for the importance of parent-provider communication in pediatric care, noting "that effective parent-provider communication is associated with parental satisfaction with care, adherence to treatment recommendations, and enhanced discussion of psychosocial
Only 1 case has been reported due to psychosocial
risks and problems mainly because psychosocial
risks are ill-addressed with a limited knowledge in developing countries and Malaysia is of no exception.
Wainwright and Thompson, who work in hospice care in Canada, show hospice and palliative care practitioners how to provide psychosocial
care to patients and families experiencing bereavement or dying.
The Pediatric Dermatology Psychosocial
Screen (PDPS) is being developed as a standardized tool to evaluate psychosocial
stress related to birthmarks, skin diseases, and conditions affecting pigmentation or hair growth.
It is a violation of death penalty safeguards to impose capital punishment on individuals with a psychosocial
disability,' the UN experts said in a joint statement issued by the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR).
This preliminary finding "supports the need for universal psychosocial
screening in this population, with particular attention to families whose children have comorbid behavioral health problems," Dr.
This new phase of Psychosocial
Intervention, characterized by the redefinition of the editorial team, had a pair of main objectives: increasing the journal's scientific quality and broadening its reach.
There is a need for more psychiatrists that can provide psychosocial
care to respond (to these disasters)," Ignacio told a forum in San Juan.
The course was one of the main components of IOM's Psychosocial
Assistance Programme for Crisis-Affected Families in Libya, launched in early 2012 and funded by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
In an analysis of sociodemographic, psychological, and illness-related factors in cancer patients, it has been demonstrated that female gender is an independent predictor of the need for psychosocial
support (Ernstmann et al.