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  • psychology
  • Previously presumed to be the absence of psychosocial pathology, this century has opened up many doors and windows of opportunities for the study of human resilience outside the confines of psychology and sociology through interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary methods and tools of enquiry. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Sarah Markowitz , Assistant Professor of Psychology, The paper The Influence of Psychological Variables on Health Related Quality of Life among HIV Infected Individuals with a History of Intravenous Drug Use, co-authored by Sarah Markowitz, was accepted to the journal Psychoactive Drugs. (wells.edu)
  • Milene Morfei , Professor of Psychology, attended the annual meetings of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, including the pre-conference on Sustainability Psychology, in New Orleans, LA, Jan. 16 - 20. (wells.edu)
  • Vic Muñoz's , Professor of Psychology and Gender Studies, book review of Enrique Salmón's (2012) Eating the Landscape: American Indian Stories of Food, Identity, and Resilience, University of Arizona Press, has been accepted for publication by AlterNative: An International Journal of Indigenous Peoples published by Ngā Pae o te Māramatanga, University of Auckland, Aotearoa/New Zealand. (wells.edu)
  • Mood beauty" creates a new beauty space, intersecting psychology and well-being with beauty products that offer psychological benefits and ingredients that act on people's neurotransmitters. (skininc.com)
  • New sections cover human perceptions of environmental problems, new examples of community-based conservation, and a "positive psychology" perspective that emphasizes the relevance of nature to human resilience. (wiley.com)
  • She has served as president of the Society for Environmental, Population, and Conservation Psychology and is president-elect of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues. (wiley.com)
  • adaptive
  • Research on energy security, in particular, has focused on the security of oil supplies, not resilience or the adaptive capacity of the energy system or the role that renewable energy plays in building such capacity. (repec.org)
  • This paper discusses how different disciplines seek to measure and build resilience and explores its connection with the state or quality of a system's adaptive capacity. (repec.org)
  • For this reason, in energy systems we must understand the size and scope of the key parameters required to facilitate the development of adaptive capacity and to build resilience that can enhance economic stability. (repec.org)
  • But resilience is not necessarily adaptive. (environmentmagazine.org)
  • Understanding
  • There are two main obstacles that stand in the way of understanding human resilience. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • As well as being helpful in dealing with the prejudice that is often exhibited towards psychological and psychiatric disorders, a positive stance will enable progress to be made in work relationships involving personality issues and promote a clearer understanding of a problem that can afflict any of us at any time. (personneltoday.com)
  • Understanding Sustainability Change agents", funded by Exeter Business School, Seedcorn Fund (2012). (exeter.ac.uk)
  • People are inseparable from natural ecosystems, and understanding how people think about, experience, and interact with nature is crucial for promoting environmental sustainability as well as human well-being. (wiley.com)
  • disaster
  • Poortinga W (2009) Foreignness as a constraint on learning: the impact of migrants on disaster resilience in small islands, Environmental Hazards , 8 , pp.263-277. (leeds.ac.uk)
  • Inventory
  • At program entry and again at completion, participants ( n = 650) aged 11-17 from communities across Botswana completed a questionnaire containing contextualised versions of the Child and Youth Resilience Measure (CYRM-28), the Inventory of Complicated Grief, the Future Aspirations/Peer Leader scale, the Conduct Problems subscale of the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire, and questions pertaining to school engagement. (springer.com)
  • science
  • Science has demonstrated that while genes provide the blueprint for the developing brain, a young child's environment shapes early development and lays the foundation in a relatively short period of time for a lifetime capacity to learn, adapt to change, and develop psychological resilience. (nieer.org)
  • study
  • The first one is epistemological supremacy that imposes limits on the modus operandi of many a scholar and researcher who is tied to discipline-specific approaches to the study of human resilience. (ecologyandsociety.org)
  • Toward a network perspective of the study of resilience in social-ecological systems. (nature.com)
  • Dr. Muñoz, representing Div 44, The Society for the Psychological Study of LGBT Issues, with Drs. Alfiee Breland-Noble (Div 35), Terri M. Davis (Div 17), and Michi Fu (Div 45) were officially handed over responsibilities as the Coordinating Team for the National Multicultural Conference and Summit 2015 and have begun planning. (wells.edu)
  • Physical
  • Although physical fitness is one basic requirement, what's really being tested is psychological resilience and character, as candidates undergo sleep deprivation, interrogation and a series of increasingly complex mind games. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The existence of positive relationships brings many benefits, including improving employees' physical and psychological health, raising their feelings of optimism, enhancing more learning behaviours, and fostering creativity and trust. (europeanbusinessreview.com)
  • Studies
  • We suggest that resilience studies not only serve to protect systems and feedbacks we want to maintain, but may also help to understand and overcome chronic, undesirable,-and thus wicked-resilience. (frontiersin.org)
  • While the Punic Wars (264-146 BC) have been the subject of numerous studies, generally focused on their most sensational aspects (major battles, techniques of warfare, geopolitical strategies, etc.), curiously, the exceptional economic resilience of the Carthaginians in the face of successive defeats, loss of mining territory, and the imposition of. (medworm.com)
  • change
  • Given the support that social capital lends to the attributes of governance in the use and management of common property resources, we argue that social capital directly affects relationships among interest groups in a governance system and hence serves to buffer against destructive change in property rights regimes that would threaten sustainability. (scielo.org.za)
  • Sustainability Change Agents: are their sustainability values a driving force or barrier to change? (exeter.ac.uk)
  • When and how do Sustainability Change Agents influence others? (exeter.ac.uk)
  • future
  • The half of the participants who scored most poorly on measures of resilience, problems with grief, and future aspirations (those most at-risk) were found to report the biggest gains on these measures following the intervention. (springer.com)
  • needs
  • This will help build psychological resilience but that needs to be complemented by new architectural designs, flood resistant construction and retro-fitting, holistic engineering solutions working with utility suppliers, and Government-subsidised insurance for those priced out of protection. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • ways
  • To achieve these outcomes it is suggested that we need leaders that can take the perspective of their employees and act in encouraging and respectful ways so that resilience for both employees and organisation is built over the long term. (europeanbusinessreview.com)