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Rational and Irrational Beliefs in Primary Prevention and Mental Health

Donald A. Caserta, E. Thomas Dowd, Daniel David, and Albert Ellis

in Rational and Irrational Beliefs: Research, Theory, and Clinical Practice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195182231
eISBN:
9780199870684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195182231.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter reviews research on the relationship between rational beliefs (RBs) and indicators of emotional wellness, the predictive utility of RBs when identifying healthier adaptive functioning in ... More


“I Came to Tell You of My Life”: Narrative Expositions of “Mental Health” in an American Indian Community

Joseph P. Gone

in Empowering Settings and Voices for Social Change

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195380576
eISBN:
9780199864508
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380576.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter traces the cultural contours of “mental health” among the Gros Ventres of the Fort Belknap Indian reservation in north central Montana. This group configures wellness much differently ... More


Care for the Child with HIV Infection and AIDS

Lori Wiener, Cynthia Fair, Maryland Pao, and Philip Pizzo

in Hospice Care for Children

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780195340709
eISBN:
9780199999927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340709.003.0007
Subject:
Palliative Care, Paediatric Palliative Medicine, Pain Management and Palliative Pharmacology

This chapter examines hospice care for children with AIDS and HIV infection. It discusses the historical response of pediatric hospital to AIDS, the social considerations that affect the care of ... More


Dimensions of Islamic Religious Healing in America

Marcia Hermansen

in Religion and Healing in America

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195167962
eISBN:
9780199850150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195167962.003.0026
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter considers frameworks and practices of religious healing among Muslims in Chicago, primarily South Asians and Arab immigrants and followers of various American Sufi movements. It ... More


Health Protection, Health Promotion, and Disease Prevention at the Workplace

René Mendes and Elizabeth Costa Dias

in Global Occupational Health

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195380002
eISBN:
9780199893881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380002.003.0018
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Health promotion seeks to improve the level of health in a population by preventing diseases, controlling hazards, improving fitness and well being and enhancing the capacity or workers to work and ... More


Biological Involution?: The Production of Diseased Citizens

Ticktin Miriam

in Casualties of Care: Immigration and the Politics of Humanitarianism in France

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520269040
eISBN:
9780520950535
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520269040.003.0013
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

This chapter examines the production of the disabled subject in France, at the intersection of the global political economy and universal regimes of care. The chapter takes an approach that questions ... More


Teaching the Whole Musician: A Guide to Wellness in the Applied Studio

Paola Savvidou

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780190868796
eISBN:
9780190868833
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190868796.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This book offers applied music instructors a practical guide for supporting their students’ wellness by integrating holistic techniques into their pedagogy. The main argument in this book is that the ... More


Late to the Party? Legal Practice and Wellbeing

Emma Jones, Neil Graffin, Rajvinder Samra, and Mathijs Lucassen

in Mental Health and Wellbeing in the Legal Profession

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529210743
eISBN:
9781529210774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529210743.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter discusses the concepts of mental health and wellbeing, with a particular emphasis on their conceptualisation within the legal profession. It explores how the law (and the legal ... More


Wellness as an Ecological Enterprise

G. Kelly James

in Becoming Ecological: An Expedition Into Community Psychology

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195173796
eISBN:
9780199847631
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195173796.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

The Wellness topic has significance for the analysis of risk and protective factors—currently of interest to prevention research investigators. The longstanding tradition of emphasizing ... More


From health to tourism: being mobile in the wellness sector in Hungary

Katalin Formadi

in Rethinking professional governance: International directions in healthcare

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349569
eISBN:
9781447303251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349569.003.0013
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter examines cross-mobility in the emerging field of employment in the health and wellness tourist sector in Hungary, thereby extending the notion of professional development to a sector ... More


Setting the Foundation: What Is Wellness?

Paola Savvidou

in Teaching the Whole Musician: A Guide to Wellness in the Applied Studio

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780190868796
eISBN:
9780190868833
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190868796.003.0001
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter provides an overview of wellness theories, along with a profile of the challenges facing music students today, and a brief background of performing arts medicine. The multidimensional ... More


Invisible Strategies

Sherry Hamby

in Battered Women's Protective Strategies: Stronger Than You Know

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199873654
eISBN:
9780199369645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199873654.003.0011
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Many, many steps women take to protect themselves are all but invisible to many people. Battered women do many things to protect themselves that have been little documented in research and little ... More


Yoga in America

Candy Gunther Brown

in Debating Yoga and Mindfulness in Public Schools: Reforming Secular Education or Reestablishing Religion?

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469648484
eISBN:
9781469648507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469648484.003.0004
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Chapter 3 explains how yoga won an American audience as marketers advertised health benefits and downplayed religious associations, while gesturing toward spirituality. Although many people perceive ... More


Community Environmental Education

Marianne E. Krasny, Mutizwa Mukute, Olivia M. Aguilar, Mapula Priscilla Masilela, and Lausanne Olvitt

Alex Russ and Marianne E. Krasny (eds)

in Urban Environmental Education Review

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781501705823
eISBN:
9781501712791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501705823.003.0014
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter examines the positive impact of community environmental education programs on both communities and the environment. Community environmental education uses environmental learning and ... More


Grassroots Leadership: Making the Invisible Visible

in Enhancing Campus Capacity for Leadership: An Examination of Grassroots Leaders in Higher Education

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804776479
eISBN:
9780804781626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804776479.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies

This book presents the results of a three-year case study involving interviews with hundreds of faculty and staff grassroots leaders across almost every sector of higher education. It identifies five ... More


Umami and wellness

Ole G. Mouritsen, Klavs Styrbæk, and Jonas Drotner Mouritsen

in Umami: Unlocking the Secrets of the Fifth Taste

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231168908
eISBN:
9780231537582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231168908.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

This chapter discusses how umami promotes health and wellness. Food with umami can often be prepared with significantly less salt, sugar, and fat without sacrificing the delicious taste of the ... More


Out of Slavery

Jenny M. Luke

in Delivered by Midwives: African American Midwifery in the Twentieth-Century South

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781496818911
eISBN:
9781496818959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496818911.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter reaches back into slavery to underpin our understanding of African American childbirth culture and the specific cultural motifs that have persisted for generations. It describes a ... More


Wildlife Wellness: A New Ethical Frontier for Zoos and Aquariums

Terry L. Maple and Valerie D. Segura

in The Ark and Beyond: The Evolution of Zoo and Aquarium Conservation

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226538327
eISBN:
9780226538631
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226538631.003.0019
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

Zoo Atlanta emerged from an institutional crisis in 1984 when city, county business, and government leaders united to transform the former municipal zoo into a public-private partnership ... More


Indigenous Anatomies: Ontological Dissections of the Indigenous Body

María Cecilia Lozada (ed.)

in Andean Ontologies: New Archaeological Perspectives

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813056371
eISBN:
9780813058184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056371.003.0004
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

As bioarchaeologists who deal directly with the human body, we often neglect emic understandings of the body that are important to interpreting the worldview of indigenous populations. In this paper, ... More


Epilogue

Nina Macaraig

in Cemberlitas Hamami in Istanbul: The Biographical Memoir of a Turkish Bath

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474434102
eISBN:
9781474460262
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474434102.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

The epilogue considers the Çemberlitaş Hamamı in the context of Istanbul’s cultural heritage and tourism policies of the first two decades of the 2000s. It touches upon the impact of the ... More


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