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Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) for stroke survivors : an application of a novel intervention / by Amy K. Moustgaard. --
Stroke can affect neurological, cognitive, and emotional functioning and have a negative impact on overall quality of life (QoL). Published research in the area of psychological intervention for stroke patients suggests ...
Ontogeny of the fetal immune response to maternal smoking in relation to allergic asthma
The relationship between maternal smoking and the prenatal origins of allergic disease was studied in 78 mothers (in Thunder Bay, Ontario) and their newborns with a sensitive test for interleukin-4, interferon-y, and ...
The relationship of patterns of creativity and Machiavellianism to leadership, self-actualization, authoritarianism, and alienation
The purpose of this study was to investigate patterns of creativity and Machiavellianism and how they relate to leadership, self-actualization, authoritarianism, and alienation. Creativity and Machiavellianism served as ...
Type A personality and heart rate perception / by Cecilia Ahmoi Essau. --
The present study sought to replicate previous findings on the discrepancy between Type A's self-reporting of stress and their physiological arousal. An attempt was also made to clarify whether this discrepancy was due ...
Consequences of arrangement for visual perception : subjective numerosity and discrimination among regular, random and contagious displays / by C.L. Watler. --
Judgements of the numerousness of dots vary depending on their arrangement. It has been demonstrated that regular patterns are perceived as more numerous than random ones. Labeled the regular-random numerosity illusion ...
Relaxation response and quiet resting : are they comparably efficacious in reducing state and trait anxiety? / by Roy F. Thompson.
Study subjects were psychology undergraduates at Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario.
Stress and Lifestyle Management Group Therapy Program / by Cindy Insley. --
Excessive stress can be debilitating when it is not under careful control. The development of a Stress and Lifestyle Management Group Therapy Program was designed to instruct people who have a low stress tolerance, to ...
Development of a scale to assess individual differences in children's trust-value basis of friendship / Cathy J. Morgan.
Rotenberg (1986, 1991) has shown that children acquire a "trustvalue" basis of friendship, whereby friendship is a function of how much a child believes a peer will keep secrets, promises and tell the truth. The purpose ...
Empirical evidence of a chronic pain schema using a recall task / Jenny H. Hewitt. --
Study group from the Thunder Bay region of Northwestern Ontario.