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Modulation of the Endocannabinoids N-Arachidonoylethanolamine (AEA) and 2-Arachidonoylglycerol (2-AG) on Executive Functions in Human.
(Public Library of Science, 2013)
Animal studies point to an implication of the endocannabinoid system on executive functions. In humans, several studies have suggested an association between acute or chronic use of exogenous cannabinoids (Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol) ...
How Technology Influences the Therapeutic Process: Evaluation of the Patient-Therapist Relationship in Augmented Reality Exposure Therapy and In Vivo Exposure Therapy
(Cambridge University Press, 2013-07)
New technologies have slowly become a part of psychologists’ therapeutic office. However, many therapists still have doubts about the possibility of creating a good therapeutic relationship with patients in the presence ...
The Therapeutic Lamp: Treating Small-Animal Phobias
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2013)
We all have an irrational fear or two. Some of us get scared by an unexpected visit from a spider in our house; others get nervous when they look down from a high building. Fear is an evolutionary and adaptive function ...
Sistema Mayordomo: la puerta de entrada de nuestros mayores a las nuevas tecnologías
(Universitat per a Majors de la Universitat Jaume I, 2013-07)
The population distribution has changed and is set around an increasingly aging population. This population change coincides with the technological revolution taking place in the xxi century, which generates a digital ...
Low intensity vs. self-guided Internet-delivered psychotherapy for major depression: A multicenter, controlled, randomized study
(BioMed Central, 2013-01-11)
Background: Major depression will become the second most important cause of disability in 2020. Computerized cognitive-behaviour therapy could be an efficacious and cost-effective option for its treatment. No studies on ...
Eating-related Environmental Factors in Underweight Eating Disorders and Obesity: Are There Common Vulnerabilities During Childhood and Early Adolescence?
(John Wiley & SonsEating Disorders Association, 2013-05)
Objective This study aimed to examine whether there is an association between individual, social and family influences and dysfunctional eating patterns early in life and the likelihood of developing a subsequent underweight ...
Co-occurrence of non-suicidal self-injury and impulsivity in extreme weight conditions
The aims of the present study were to determine the prevalence of non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) in different eating disorder (ED) groups and morbid obesity, and to investigate whether NSSI in different ED/obesity groups ...
Effects of Virtual Reality during Exercise in Children
(Graz University of Technology, Institut für Informationssysteme und Computer Medien, 2013)
Virtual Reality (VR) could be an interesting tool to combat obesity and sedentariness in children. During the last years a multidisciplinary research team comprised of engineers, psychologists, physiotherapists and ...
A Cross - Cultural Validation of VR Treatment System for Flying Phobia in the Mexican Population
(Interactive Media Institute, 2009)
Anxiety as a symptom or disorder is affected by multiple variables such as antecedent events, interpretation of the events, psychological vulnerability, and individual differences in the reaction towards an event. Nowadays, ...
Expectations, experiences and attitudes of patients and primary care health professionals regarding online psychotherapeutic interventions for depression: protocol for a qualitative study
(BioMed Central, 2013-02-20)
Background: In the year 2020, depression will cause the second highest amount of disability worldwide. One quarter of the population will suffer from depression symptoms at some point in their lives. Mental health services ...