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  1. 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    This study had the following aims: (i) to translate the Spiritual Health and Life-Orientation Measure (SHALOM) into Brazilian Portuguese and adapt it to ensure the semantic/conceptual equivalence and content v...

    Authors: Sandra Adriana Neves Nunes, Helder Miguel Fernandes, John Wayne Fisher and Marcos Gimenes Fernandes

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:2

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    Achievement goals are cognitive representations that guide behavior to a competence-related future end state. Existing theories and empirical findings suggest that achievement goals are potentially related to ...

    Authors: Wangshuai Wang, Jie Li, Gong Sun, Zhiming Cheng and Xin-an Zhang

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2017 30:25

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    The objective of this study was to describe and evaluate the effects of a pilot intervention on perceived stress, knowledge about hypertension, and illness perception among hypertensive and normotensive worker...

    Authors: Gerusa Estelita Pires, Ana Carolina Peuker and Elisa Kern Castro

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2017 30:26

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  17. Content type: Research

    The present study aimed to evaluate the results obtained in the retirement preparation program (RPP) regarding changes in retirement planning behaviors, the meaning of work, and improvement in quality of life. It...

    Authors: Tanise Amália Pazzim and Angela Helena Marin

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2017 30:24

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    The Correction to this article has been published in Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2018 31:10

  18. Content type: Review

    This paper discusses the Intervention Mapping (IM) protocol for planning theory- and evidence-based behavior change interventions. IM has been developed in the field of health promotion in 1998 and has mostly ...

    Authors: Gerjo Kok, Louk W. H. Peters and Robert A. C. Ruiter

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2017 30:19

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    The main objective of this study was to evaluate ex post facto resilience in persons with HIV infection and its relationship to socio-demographic and sexual behavior variables. Participants included 159 person...

    Authors: Ludgleydson Fernandes de Araújo, Inmaculada Teva, José Hernández Quero, Antonio Ortega Reyes and María de la Paz Bermúdez

    Citation: Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica 2017 30:21

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