Psychology and Behavioral Sciences

Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2021

  • A Negative Effect of Post-Traumatic Growth on Self-perceived Burden of Patients with Lung Cancer During Chemotherapy in China: A Cross-sectional Survey

    Liu Guixia, Zhang Hui, Meng Yun

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 1-9
    Received: Oct. 16, 2020
    Accepted: Oct. 29, 2020
    Published: Jan. 12, 2021
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    Abstract: Background: self-perceived burden (SPB) is widespread in cancer patients, which is related to some physical symptoms, but more to psychological ones. Patients with lung cancer have a severe sense of self-burden and post-traumatic growth at different levels. As a protective factor of mental health, post-traumatic growth (PTG) how to influence SPB in... Show More
  • Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Co-Morbidities Among Teens in Treatment: SASSI-A3 Correlations in Screening Scores

    Nelson Jose Tiburcio, Scarlett Lynn Baker, Kristin Sue Kimmell

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 10-17
    Received: Dec. 14, 2020
    Accepted: Jan. 06, 2021
    Published: Jan. 15, 2021
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    Abstract: This article presents an overview of a study investigating the co-occurrence of teen mental health and substance use disorders. These co-morbidities have proven problematic and difficult to treat and/or identify in this population. The data for this study was collected as part of The SASSI Institute’s third iteration of the Adolescent Substance Abu... Show More
  • Music-related Auditory Stimulation and Phonological Working Memory

    Kaija Fruechtenicht

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 18-24
    Received: Nov. 30, 2020
    Accepted: Dec. 07, 2020
    Published: Jan. 18, 2021
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    Abstract: At first glance, children with language impairments are difficult to understand, which is why speech therapy tends to focus on pronunciation. Upon closer inspection, however, the impairment is often based on deficiencies in speech comprehension, phonological working memory and phoneme discrimination skills. Despite their importance for successful l... Show More
  • The Mediating Role of Psychological Contract Fulfillment in the Relationship Between Organizational Support and Employee Performance

    Samar Mahmoud Sheikh Elsouk, Shawky Elsubbagh, Baker Ayoun, Alaa Radwan

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 25-38
    Received: Nov. 03, 2020
    Accepted: Nov. 23, 2020
    Published: Jan. 25, 2021
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    Abstract: Increased competition, technologies, and downsizing, demographic diversity affect employment relationships and make the academic organization becoming more complex. As competition between firms becomes more fierce and fierce, the state of talent turnover directly affects the survival and development of the company. The human resource department is ... Show More
  • COVID-19 Between Panic and Confrontation as a Step Towards Psychological Counselling: A Case Study of Faculty of Education Students of Helwan University

    Salwa Mohamed Abdel Baky, Khaled Mohamed Fargoun, Fatma Elzahraa Abdel Basit Abdel Wahed

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 39-48
    Received: Jan. 07, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 14, 2021
    Published: Jan. 28, 2021
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    Abstract: The worldwide panic over the spread of the Corona virus, all over the world, has made it a responsibility for researchers to research how to respond to the crisis and find effective mechanisms for positive dealing with it. Thus this paper aimed to identify the negative repercussions that have occurred due to the emergence of Corona-virus and the pa... Show More
  • The House Imagery Test: A New Measure of Mental Status

    Yuan Yuan, Xiaoxia Yu, Hongchuan Zhang

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 49-55
    Received: Jan. 21, 2021
    Accepted: Jan. 28, 2021
    Published: Feb. 02, 2021
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    Abstract: Imagery Communication Psychotherapy (ICP), a Chinese native psychotherapy, uses imagery as a medium to communicate in depth with clients. As the most essential and widely used imagery in ICP, house imagery had been found efficient to reveal global mental status. On this basis, the House Imagery Test (HIT), a new projective test, was developed. This... Show More
  • Christianity and Subjective Wellbeing: A Study of Hong Kong

    Lufanna Ching-han Lai

    Issue: Volume 10, Issue 1, February 2021
    Pages: 56-62
    Received: Feb. 02, 2021
    Accepted: Feb. 15, 2021
    Published: Feb. 23, 2021
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    Abstract: This paper examined the relationship between Christianity and subjective wellbeing by embedding in a revised homeostatic model of subjective wellbeing (SWB) which integrates the affective (homeostatically protected mood: content, happy and excited), cognitive (self-esteem, optimism and perceived control: primary control and secondary control) and e... Show More