Personality And Brain Disorders: Associations And Interventions by Danilo GarciaPersonality And Brain Disorders: Associations And Interventions by Danilo Garcia

Personality And Brain Disorders: Associations And Interventions

byDanilo GarciaEditorTrevor Archer, Richard M. Kostrzewa

Hardcover | May 29, 2019

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Brain disorders (neurodevelopmental, neurodegenerative, and affective disorders) can be investigated, treated, and prevented using person-centered methods. Because researchers have not reached a clear consensus on whether or not personality is stable or changeable, it has been difficult to outline how to use these methods in the care of people with brain disorders. Thus, the first part aims to identify the ways in which brain disorders and personality are linked. The second part explores different person-centered approaches that can be incorporated in a healthcare or education setting to help people with various brain disorders and to promote physical, mental and social healthThe third part focuses on challenges and new venues.

Danilo Garcia , Phd (in psychology in 2012), is Head of Research of the Blekinge Centre of Competence at the Blekinge County Council. The Center works on research, development, innovations through interdisciplinary teams, person-centered methods, community projects, and the dissemination of knowledge in order to increase well-being amo...
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Title:Personality And Brain Disorders: Associations And InterventionsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:297 pagesPublished:May 29, 2019Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3319900641

ISBN - 13:9783319900643

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Personality, Neurodevelopmental, Neurodegenerative, and Affective Disorders
Danilo Garcia1, Trevor Archer1, and Richard M. Kostrzewa2 (Confirmed)
1Department of Psychology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
2Department of Pharmacology, Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tenessee, USA

Part 1
Chapter 1 - Personality and the Brain
Danilo Garcia1, Nigel Lester1, 2, Kevin Cloninger1, and C. Robert Cloninger2 (Confirmed)
1Anthropedia Foundation, Missouri, USA
2Department of Psychiatry, Center for Well-Being, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Chapter 2 - Personality Stability and Change in Brain Disorders
Ada H. Zohar1 (Confirmed)
1Department of Psychology, Ruppin Academic Center, Emek Hefer, Israel

Chapter 3
- Affect, Stress, and Neurodegenerative Disorders
Trevor Archer1 (Confirmed)
1Department of Psychology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden

Chapter 4 - Personality Traits Preceding Dementia Diagnosis
Boo Johansson1 (Unconfirmed)
1Department of Psychology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden

Chapter 5 - The Study of Personality Traits in the Swedish National Study on Aging and Care
Mikael Rennemark1 and Johan Sanmartin Berglund2 (Confirmed)
1Department of Psychology, Linnaeus University, Växjö, Sweden
2Blekinge Institute of Technology, Karlskrona, Sweden

Chapter 6 - Neurodevelopmental Disorders, Temperament, and Character
Thomas Nilsson1 and Henrik Anckarsäter1 (Confirmed)
1Center for Ethics, Law, and Mental Health, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
             
  
Part 2
Chapter 7 - Person-Centered Approaches
Kevin Cloninger1, Nigel Lester1, 2, C. Robert Cloninger2 and Danilo Garcia1 (Confirmed)
1Anthropedia Foundation, Missouri, USA
2Department of Psychiatry, Center for Well-Being, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Chapter 8 - A Case Study in Sweden: The Need of Person-Centered Methods in Dementia Patients with Aggressive Behavior
Ulrika Harris1, Carina Ström1, and Cecilia Fagerström1 (Confirmed)
1Blekinge Center for Competence, Blekinge County Council, Karlskrona, Sweden

Chapter 9 - Life Narratives and Elderly Care
Mats Wenstig1, Lasse Bourelius2 and Danilo Garcia1 (Confirmed)
1Blekinge Center for Competence, Blekinge County Council, Karlskrona, Sweden
2Blekinge Institute of Technology, Karlskrona, Sweden

Ch
apter 10 - Acting as a Person-Centered Approach: Theater for the Elderly
Danilo Garcia1, Annie Gylling2, and Johan Sturesson2 (Confirmed)
1Blekinge Center for Competence, Blekinge County Council, Karlskrona, Sweden
2Regionteatern, Sweden

Chapter 11 - Transcranial Stimulation and Affective Disorders
Marko Mihailovic1 and Mehmet E. Dokucu1 (Unconfirmed)
1Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Paulo Moreira1, Kevin Cloninger2 and Danilo Garcia2 (Confirmed)
1Instituto de Psicologia e de Ciências da Educação, Universidade Lusíada do Porto, Porto, Portugal
2Anthropedia Foundation, Missouri, USA

Chapter 13 - Coaching and Stress reduction in Work Life
Clara Amato1 and Max Rapp Ricciardi1 (Confirmed
)
Department of Psychology, La Sapienza University of Rome, Rome Italy

Chapter 14 - Person-Centered Services: Future Venues
Petri Kajonius1, Kevin Cloninger2 and Danilo Garcia2 (Confirmed)
1Department of Behavioral Sciences, University