Migliorare il counseling breve in tema di alcol nelle cure primarie: punti di vista di entrambe le parti a colloquio

Posted Posted in Assessment, Brief behavioural intervention, Goal setting, Habit, Planning

Di Amy O’Donnell, Università di Newcastle, Regno Unito Di recente i livelli di consumo di alcol si sono ridotti in diverse zone d’Europa, ed in particolare tra i giovani. Tuttavia, l’eccessivo consumo di alcol resta uno dei principali fattori di rischio per problemi di salute e morte prematura. Fornire counseling breve a coloro che vengono […]

Star bene restando a casa

Posted Posted in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Coping, Habit, Mental Health, Planning, Routines, Self-monitoring, SMART Goals

Di Dr Federica Picariello and Professor Rona Moss-Morris, King’s College London, the UK Nell’arco di poche settimane in tutto il mondo, in seguito alla pandemia di COVID-19, la vita quotidiana è cambiata radicalmente, provocando incertezza sul futuro. Oltre all’immediata e urgente necessità di rallentare la diffusione di COVID-19 attraverso una repentina e ampia modifica dei […]

How to set goals that work?

Posted Posted in Goal setting, Planning

By Tracy Epton, University of Manchester, United Kingdom Goal setting is a popular technique There are many different techniques that can be used to change behaviour (93 according to a recent list!). Goal setting is a well-known technique that most people have used at some point. Goal setting is used by charities (e.g., Alcohol Concern, […]

Harnessing your imagination: Using the power of mental imagery to change health behaviour

Posted Posted in If-Then Plans, Interventions, Mental Imagery, Planning

Martin S. Hagger, Curtin University, Australia and University of Jyväskylä, Finland and Dominic Conroy, Birkbeck University of London, UK What is mental imagery? People are usually quite good at imagining things. For example, people often act out future actions or scenarios in their mind, or daydream about fanciful possibilities. These imagined situations are often unstructured […]

The Power of Planning

Posted Posted in If-Then Plans, Planning

Peter M. Gollwitzer, New York University Everyone has bad habits. You snack when distressed or you drink too much alcohol when relaxing with friends. You create unnecessary stress by letting the social media distract you from completing pressing work projects, or by getting into unnecessary arguments with colleagues, friends, and family. How can you change […]