Psicologia: Ciência e Profissão

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List of Papers (Total 298)

Community psychology and family health program: report of an internship experience

The present article describes the work derived from a community Psychology internship field carried out in the Family Health care Program (FHcP) in a city located in the state of São Paulo, Brazil. We discuss the role of Psychology in the FHcP with the purpose of forming actions which are relevant to the field of public health. We present the constitution process of partnership...

Psychiatric reform and social inclusion: a study with mental patients’ relatives

The psychiatric reform is a growing process which does not occur in a consensual way throughout the world. It is related to the peculiarities of economic, historical, political and cultural conditions that characterize the different regions and countries. As a social practice, it is formed by a collective way, including professionals, relatives, users and the society as a whole...

As oficinas na saúde mental: relato de uma experiência na internação

This present article deals with the workshop activities at the psychiatric entering. It starts with a brief explanation about psychiatric reform and tells about the changing of the psychotic in the social place, from a socially excluded person into a citizen. The therapeutic workshops along with the new modalities of attendance in the treatment of these citizens have both...

Trabalhadores em saúde mental: relações entre práticas profissionais e bem-estar físico e psicológico

This article investigates the impact of the psychiatric reform approaches on mental health workers' physical and psychological well-being. The participants were 201 mental health workers who were working in psychiatric hospitals and substitutive services in Goiânia. It was analyzed the correlation between the adhesion to the mental health theoretical model (biological versus...

"A vida é mais forte do que as teorias

The article brings the reflection about the role and function of the psychologist in the primary health care services based on the presentation of reports of the bibliography about the actuation of this professional in health basic units and in the Family Health Program. It shows examples of the acting in several theoretical references of Psychology. It reasons about the...

Velhice e família: reflexões clínicas

Longevity is a characteristic of the present world. The aging of the population, which had happened during many decades in the developed countries, became quickly a reality in the less developed countries, marking a demographic transition in an unexampled level. The foreseen impact on the economic, social and health sectors transformed old age into a social problem. In such case...

Trabalho e transtornos mentais graves: breve histórico e questões contemporâneas

AThis article demonstrates that psychiatry beginning is inserted in a process of society disciplinary value. That's why the asylum, or madhouse, originally its place of exercise by excellence, keeps many similarities with other disciplinary structures, like prisons. Afterwards, it shows that from World War II there was a changing in the eastern societies, where those disciplinary...

A experiência num campo desconhecido: a instituição policial entendida por uma estudante de psicologia

The present article intends to demonstrate my apprenticeship experience in the subject Work Psychology during the year 2004 in a police institution of São Bernardo do Campo. The article is a reflection about the policemen group that I accompanied, starting from the observations and a critical analysis about the psychological process inside it, which was reflected on the...

O psicólogo na atenção primária à saúde: contribuições, desafios e redirecionamentos

The present work investigated the conceptions about health promotion and prevention, theoretical and practical conceptions and the work difficulties in primary health care in Juiz de Fora-MG. The interviews (with seven psychologists) were submitted to the technique of content analysis. The results suggest the need of a more contextualized practice in public health and in the...

Sentimentos predominantes após o término de um relacionamento amoroso

The main purpose of this study is to investigate the predominant feelings after love relationship endings and its different intensity relating with gender, initiative of ending and length of relationship. Sixty eight people participated in this study, thirty seven were man and 31 women, age range 17 to 44. An attitude scale based on the Likert model was built to evaluate thirty...

Repercussões psicossociais da depressão no contexto da Aids

AIDS is frequently associated with psychiatric disturbs, being depression the most common of those. This research has as objectives: 1) seize the social representations of AIDS and depression by HIV serum-positive persons; 2) evaluate the prevalence of depression's symptoms. Ninety-one HIV serum-positive persons participated in this research. They were of both genders, with mean...

Reflexões éticas em pesquisas com populações indígenas

This work presents a set of reflections about ethical questions involving research with native people within the Social Psychology area. To start our reflection we begin with the question "what for and for whom a specific knowledge is produced?", inserting it in an ethical and political discussion that we believe to be fundamental for the whole research. Sharing the discussions...

Representações sociais da depressão e do suicídio elaboradas por estudantes de psicologia

The following study deals with depression and suicide, two serious public health problems, under a psychosocial approach. Its aim is the assimilation of the social representations concerning these two phenomena as well as the investigation of their occurrence in an academic setting. Two-hundred and twenty-three students of both sexes, registered in all periods of the Psychology...

Reflexões sobre a resistência na clínica a partir de Michel Foucault

This article aims to reflect on the subject and his/her position in the clinical context, more specifically on his/her possibilities to inquire, criticize and subvert the order inside this relation of power. Michel Foucault says that in the relations of power there are necessarily possibilities of resistance and he suggests as another way to study these relations the analysis of...

A adolescência como ideal cultural contemporânio

The objective of this paper is to discuss adolescence as a contemporary cultural ideal considering the idealization of adolescence that takes place in our society. Starting from a social and cultural view, we argue that the idealization of adolescence in contemporary society has been facilitated by consumer culture and the cult of freedom in such a way that today adolescence...

Depressive symptoms in children: studies with two versions of CDI

The objective this study was to identify the prevalence of depressive sintomatology in two samples of public school basic education students of campinas. Two instrumennts were employed: the validated and reduced version of the child Depressive Inventory (CDI) and its original and translated version. The sample consisted of 169 from 3rd, 4th and 5th grades (study 1) and of 157...

Alunos de Psicologia e a educação para a morte

In 2003 a research was conducted with 23 students of the 7 th. of the Psychology course at the Federal University of Rondonia (Brazil). The main objectives were: verify how the issues about death and dying are being dealt with by the professors of this course and also understand students’ view of that issue. Seeking the understanding of this matter could amplify the teaching...

Harry Potter e o sujeito da pós-modernidade

The present article, a critical reflection of the citizen of the after modernity, from one of its products - literature, specifically the histories of Harry Potter - part of four on basic premises the psychoanalysis. The two first ones league the studies to it of Bruno Bettelheim concerning fairy-tales, showing the possibilities of identification of the citizen with infantile...

Prontuário psicológico orientado para o problema: um modelo em construção

The objective of this article is the presentation of a proposal for a model of psychological documentation in patient records that makes possible the sharing of information related to the patient in a hospital context, regarding the confidentiality that is required of the Psychology professional, making this information accessible and pertinent to the entire health team and...

O lado de dentro da experiência: atenção a si mesmo e produção de subjetividade numa oficina de cerâmica para pessoas com deficiência visual adquirida

People who suffer from the lack of sight are confronted with their cognitive system reorganization need and the reorganization of their lives. This text aims at discussing the effects of working with clay, analyzing both sides of people who suffer from acquired sight deficiency in relation to attentional functioning: the attention to clay and the attention to oneself during the...