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Validation of the Sensitivity to Pain Traumatization Scale (SPTS) in a Clinical Sample of Post-Cardiac Surgery Patients With Persistent Pain
The present study aimed to validate the psychometric properties of the Sensitivity to Pain Traumatization Scale (SPTS), which measures the propensity to develop anxiety-related somatic, cognitive, emotional, and behavioral ...
The Predictive Capacity of Self-Reported Motivation vs. Observed Motivational Language in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Client change motivation is considered a key factor in psychotherapy. Existing research on motivation has largely relied on self-report, which is prone to response bias and inconsistently related to treatment outcome. In ...
A Mobile-Based Mindfulness Intervention for Chronic Pain
Very little is known about effective interventions for chronic pain in young adults. Available treatments are often inaccessible and unaffordable. The present study tested the effects of a newly developed 12-minute ...
The Impact of Client Motivational Language on the Therapeutic Alliance in Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy
Building on past research demonstrating a link between client motivation and the alliance, this study examined whether motivational interviewing (MI) can alter the impact of motivation on the alliance. Using data from a ...
Disordered Eating and Body Dissatisfaction in Women with Physical Disabilities: A Mixed Methods Approach
Studies have shown that women with chronic illnesses/physical disabilities experience eating disorder symptoms at higher rates than those without. Limited research has explored the reasons behind disability as a potential ...
The Evaluation of Yoga Interventions for Individuals With Limited Mobility: Pain, Psychological Variables, and Mindfulness
Objective: The aim of this dissertation was to evaluate specialized yoga interventions for populations with complex chronic health conditions involving chronic pain and limited mobility. Method: Three research trials ...