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  1. Content type: Research

    The aim of this study is to adapt the multidimensional in-group identification scale (MGIS) to the Brazilian context by gathering evidence of its psychometric properties. A total of 663 people from two samples...

    Authors: Luana Elayne Cunha de Souza, Tiago Jessé Souza de Lima, Luciana Maria Maia, Ana Beatriz Gomes Fontenele and Samuel Lincoln Bezerra Lins

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:19

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    The purpose of this study is to evaluate the association between psychosocial aspects at work and dissatisfaction among health workers in five cities in Bahia, Brazil.

    Authors: Camila Carvalho de Sousa, Tânia Maria de Araújo, Iracema Lua and Mariana Rabelo Gomes

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:18

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    One of the primary means of communicating with a baby is through touch. Nurturing physical touch promotes healthy physiological development in social mammals, including humans. Physiology influences wellbeing ...

    Authors: Darcia Narvaez, Lijuan Wang, Alison Cheng, Tracy R. Gleason, Ryan Woodbury, Angela Kurth and Jennifer Burke Lefever

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:16

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    Crack use has become a severe health problem in Brazil. Contingency management has shown robust evidence of efficacy in the treatment of cocaine use disorder (CUD) in high-income countries; however, it is stil...

    Authors: André de Queiroz Constantino Miguel, Clarice Sandi Madruga, Viviane Simões, Rodolfo Yamauchi, Claudio Jerônimo da Silva, Michael McDonell, Sterling McPherson, John Roll, Ronaldo Ramos Laranjeira and Jair de Jesus Mari

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:14

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    Given that most young women with eating disorders do not receive treatment, implementing effective prevention programs is a public health priority. The Body Project is a group-based eating disorder prevention ...

    Authors: Ana Carolina Soares Amaral, Eric Stice and Maria Elisa Caputo Ferreira

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:13

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    Episodic foresight (EF) refers to the ability to anticipate future states of the self. Despite almost two decades of research, no studies explored how family context variables relate to the development of this...

    Authors: Alejandro Vásquez-Echeverría, Clementina Tomás and Orlanda Cruz

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:12

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    The study of intimate partner violence has historically focused on violence perpetrated on females by males, but recent research suggests that, at least in teenage couples, the difference between genders is de...

    Authors: María Penado Abilleira, María Luisa Rodicio-García, Tania Corrás Vázquez, María Paula Ríos de Deus and María Josefa Iglesias Cortizas

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:11

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    The literature has few studies on the quality of the mother-child interaction when mothers suffer from chronic anxiety and depression. This study aimed to compare characteristics of the interaction between 14-...

    Authors: Eloisa Pelizzon Dib, Flávia Helena Pereira Padovani and Gimol Benzaquen Perosa

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:10

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  9. Content type: Review

    Social anxiety disorder (SAD) is characterized by the fear of being judged negatively in social situations. Eye-tracking techniques have been prominent among the methods used in recent decades to investigate e...

    Authors: Rianne Gomes e Claudino, Laysa Karen Soares de Lima, Erickson Duarte Bonifácio de Assis and Nelson Torro

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:9

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    Several studies have focused on the assessment of students’ motivation because this construct is very important to understand students’ learning and how to enhance it. The Academic Self-Regulation Questionnair...

    Authors: Marta Gomes, Vera Monteiro, Lourdes Mata, Francisco Peixoto, Natalie Santos and Cristina Sanches

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:8

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    This study evaluated the effects and impact of a multicomponent positive psychology program for health promotion of retirees. A quasi-experimental longitudinal design was used, and the baseline and end of inte...

    Authors: Helen Durgante and Débora Dalbosco Dell’Aglio

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:6

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  12. Content type: Research

    Sleep problems are common in children and can have an effect on behavioral and emotional functioning. Despite the importance of sleep for children’s health, there is a lack of studies on this topic in Brazil. ...

    Authors: Renatha El Rafihi-Ferreira, Maria Laura Nogueira Pires and Edwiges Ferreira de Mattos Silvares

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:5

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    Internalizing problems (depression, anxiety, social anxiety, somatic complaints, post-traumatic symptoms, and obsession-compulsion) are very important in adolescents’ development. These problems can be related...

    Authors: Carlos Salavera, Pablo Usán and Pilar Teruel

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:4

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    Working memory refers to the cognitive system responsible for the temporary storage and maintenance of information, but it remains controversial whether overlapping processes underlie the temporary retention o...

    Authors: Ana Clara Naufel Defilippi, Ricardo Basso Garcia and Cesar Galera

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:2

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    Dialectical behavior therapy conceptualizes problematic behaviors as attempts to regulate emotions that occur when the individual lacks effective skills with which to manage his or her emotions and cope with d...

    Authors: Lucas André Schuster de Souza, Ana Carolina Maciel Cancian, Thiago Gomes de Castro and Margareth da Silva Oliveira

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2019 32:1

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    Emotional intelligence (EI) has often been linked to improvements in professional performance. Indeed, generic competencies related to EI have been included in university curricula. However, learning EI involv...

    Authors: Raquel Gilar-Corbi, Teresa Pozo-Rico, Maria Luisa Pertegal-Felices and Barbara Sanchez

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:33

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    The objective of this study was to obtain evidence of the convergent and factor validity of the Reduced Scale of Big Five Personality Factors (ER5FP), with 20 items, and of the Reduced Inventory of Big Five Pe...

    Authors: Jacob Arie Laros, Alexandre José de Souza Peres, Josemberg Moura de Andrade and Maria Fabiana Damásio Passos

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:32

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  18. Content type: Research

    Bullying is a complex social phenomenon, which is common in peer relationships and is influenced by different individual and contextual characteristics. Despite broad knowledge on the importance of the family ...

    Authors: Laila Akerman, Juliane Callegaro Borsa, Ilana Landim and Bheatrix Bienemann

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:31

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  19. Content type: Review

    The objective of this article is to analyze the understanding of the concept of consciousness in Piaget. The theme of consciousness is a key concept in Piaget’s theory and he is one of the few psychologists to...

    Authors: Tania Stoltz

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:30

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  20. Content type: Research

    The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of adverse childhood experiences and life events on the inhibitory control ability, cognitive flexibility, and working memory of college students.

    Authors: Shanling Ji and Huiping Wang

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:28

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    The purpose of this descriptive-correlational study was to investigate possible associations between maternal socialization goals and prosocial behavior (spontaneous helping) among children living in a rural c...

    Authors: Bianca Reis Fonseca, Lília Iêda Chaves Cavalcante, Joscha Kärtner and Moritz Köster

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:27

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    Relationship education programs are strategies that can favor better marital quality and conflict management between spouses. The relationship education program “Living as Partners: Turning Challenges into Opp...

    Authors: Angélica Paula Neumann, Adriana Wagner and Eduardo Remor

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:26

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    This study sought to evaluate the cultural adequacy of materials and procedures of the Strengthening Families Program (SFP 10-14-UK) and to identify requirements for its cultural adaptation to Brazilian famili...

    Authors: Sheila Giardini Murta, Larissa de Almeida Nobre-Sandoval, Marina de Souza Pedralho, Thauana Nayara Gomes Tavares, Carlos Eduardo Paes Landim Ramos, Deborah Allen and Lindsey Coombes

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:25

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    The aim of this study was to develop a scale to investigate the ways of coping with interpersonal situations considered difficult in the Brazilian university context. The items were based on the results of a s...

    Authors: Adriana Benevides Soares, Luciana Mourão, Fátima Almeida Maia, Humberto Claudio Passeri Medeiros, Marcia Cristina Monteiro, Roberta de Souza Nogueira Barros and Pedro Vítor Souza Rodrigues

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:24

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    The Brief-COPE is an abbreviated version of the COPE (Coping Orientation to Problems Experienced) Inventory, a self-report questionnaire developed to assess a broad range of coping responses. Currently, it is ...

    Authors: Felipe E. García, Carmen Gloria Barraza-Peña, Anna Wlodarczyk, Marcela Alvear-Carrasco and Alejandro Reyes-Reyes

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:22

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  26. Content type: Research

    Mindfulness-based interventions have been applied in diverse populations and achieved mental health benefits. This study examined the effects of a brief mindfulness program for emotional regulation and levels ...

    Authors: Roberto Chiodelli, Luana T. N. Mello, Saul N. Jesus and Ilana Andretta

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:21

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  27. Content type: Research

    The notion of superstitious behavior can provide a basic background for understanding such notions as illusions and beliefs. The present study investigated the social mechanism of the transmission of superstit...

    Authors: Marcelo Frota Lobato Benvenuti, Thais Ferro Nogara de Toledo, Saulo Missiaggia Velasco and Flavia Meneses Duarte

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:17

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  28. Content type: Review

    Physical punishment remains a common practice in the USA despite significant empirical evidence of its potential harm and ineffectiveness, arguments that its use violates children’s human rights, and professio...

    Authors: Cindy Miller-Perrin and Robin Perrin

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:16

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  29. Content type: Research

    Various therapeutic approaches have been used to improve depressive symptoms in substance abusers. In a quasi-experimental study with a pretest-posttest design and experimental and control groups, we examined ...

    Authors: Sara Sahranavard and Mohammad Reza Miri

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:15

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    Children who use cochlear implants (CI) and who are readers usually produce more accurate speech in response to text than to pictures. Equivalence-based instruction (EBI) can be a route to establish functional...

    Authors: Anderson Jonas das Neves, Ana Claudia Moreira Almeida-Verdu, Grauben José Alves de Assis, Leandra Tabanez do Nascimento Silva and Adriane Lima Mortari Moret

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:14

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    The lexicon plays a fundamental role in reading, but little is known about how it influences reading efficiency. Thus, this study seeks to identify which lexical factors in a lexical decision task are relevant...

    Authors: Paulo Guirro Laurence, Tatiana Matheus Pinto, Alexandre Tadeu Faé Rosa and Elizeu Coutinho Macedo

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:13

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  32. Content type: Research

    This study’s objective was to identify the predictive effect of indicators concerning social vulnerability, chronic adversity, and maternal depression on behavioral problems among school-aged children, accordi...

    Authors: Ana Karina Braguim Martineli, Fernanda Aguiar Pizeta and Sonia Regina Loureiro

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:11

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    There are few studies on parental socialization of positive emotions in adolescents and few instruments that measure these parental reactions. Therefore, we developed a new version of the Emotion Socialization...

    Authors: Eva Costa Martins, Fernando Ferreira-Santos and Liliana Meira

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:9

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    Adolescence is an important developmental period that is characterised by heightened problems of adjustment. The aim of this study is to analyse adolescents’ adjustment, and to explore the typologies and dimen...

    Authors: Joana Jaureguizar, Elena Bernaras, Paola Bully and Maite Garaigordobil

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:8

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    Childhood experiences are considered to be of crucial importance in the formation of maladaptive schemas, according to Young’s concept. Although some schema questionnaires already exist for children, these ins...

    Authors: Christof Loose, Frank Meyer and Reinhard Pietrowsky

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:7

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    The construction of the 18REST, a short 18-item inventory to describe students’ position on John Holland’s RIASEC interest types, is documented. The instrument is meant to be used in large-scale assessment in ...

    Authors: Rodolfo Augusto Matteo Ambiel, Nelson Hauck-Filho, Leonardo de Oliveira Barros, Gustavo Henrique Martins, Loes Abrahams and Filip De Fruyt

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:6

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  37. Content type: Research

    This study compared the effects of two metacognitive interventions on writing, working memory (WM), and behavioral symptoms of students with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The disorder was cl...

    Authors: Nelba Maria Teixeira Pisacco, Yasmini Lais Spindler Sperafico, Jacqueline Raquel Bianchi Enricone, Luciano Santos Pinto Guimarães, Luis Augusto Rohde and Beatriz Vargas Dorneles

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:5

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  38. Content type: Research

    This study sought to compare evidence of the factorial validity of the adapted version of the World Health Organization Quality of Life (WHOQOL-OLD) scale (three response options) with the original version of ...

    Authors: Rômulo Lustosa Pimenteira de Melo, Edivan Gonçalves da Silva Júnior, Rafaella Queiroga Souto, Ísis Simões Leão and Maria do Carmo Eulálio

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:4

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  39. Content type: Research

    Stereotyped beliefs about old age and the aging process have proven to strongly promote negative behaviors toward the elderly, with unfavorable influences on their mental and physical health. Therefore, it is ...

    Authors: Cristina Nunes, Susana Menéndez, Cátia Martins and Helena Martins

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:3

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