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Konkabayeva, Aiman E.; Dakhbay, Beybitkhan D.; Oleksyuk, Z?ryana Ya.; Tykezhanova, Gulmira M.; Alshynbekova, Gulnaziya K.; Starikova, Anna Ye. – International Journal of Environmental and Science Education, 2016
One of the symptoms of neurosis at preschool age children is fear. In our opinion, research in this area will help to solve a number of problems of children of preschool age, including difficulties of acceptance on themselves in the new social roles in relation from kindergarten transition to school adjustment problems and a number of other…
Descriptors: Preschool Children, Fear, Anxiety, Neurosis
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Bakker, Nelleke – Paedagogica Historica: International Journal of the History of Education, 2010
This article is concerned with the history of the neurological disorder that preceded ADHD: "neurasthenia" or nervousness, conceived of as a functional disease of the nervous system. Around 1900 it appeared on the scene of children's disorders and it disappeared at the time of the pharmacological turn in psychiatry by the late 1960s. In…
Descriptors: Mental Disorders, Neurosis, Mental Health, Psychiatry
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Ishiyama, F. Ishu – Canadian Journal of Counselling, 2003
Japanese Morita therapy is discussed to highlight its culturally and theoretically unique perspectives on human nature and client change. Key features of this theory are: theory of the nervous trait; multiple-dimensional model of causes and treatment of nervous neurosis; theory of mental attachment; reframing anxiety into constructive desires; and…
Descriptors: Anxiety, Counseling Theories, Foreign Countries, Models
Boudewyns, Patrick A. – 1973
Two inpatients, one with a circumscribed phobia for dentists and dental offices and another who had been diagnosed as suffering from an anxiety neurosis, were treated with a flooding procedure. A simple flooding technique which dealt with only the symptom contingent cues was sufficient to change behavior in the former case, but for the relatively…
Descriptors: Anxiety, Behavior Change, Case Studies, Counseling
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Weissenburger, Fred E.; Loney, Jan – Psychology in the Schools, 1975
Investigates the hypothesis that people with last names beginning with the letters "S" through "Z" are 50 percent more neurotic than those people in the "A" through "R" group. The author's research does not support this hypothesis. (HMV)
Descriptors: Anxiety, Elementary School Students, Psychological Patterns, Research Projects
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Goldenberg, Herbert; Goldenberg, Irene – Exceptional Children, 1970
Descriptors: Anxiety, Behavior Problems, Child Psychology, Emotional Disturbances
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Dal, Nihal; Tok, Serdar; Dogan, Erman; Balikçi, Ilker; Zekioglu, Aylin; Çatikkas, Fatih – Universal Journal of Educational Research, 2018
In the present study we aimed to examine the relationship between competitive anxiety, autonomic nervous system activity represented by Heart Rate Variability (HRV) and respiration, and performance in novice archers. We also interested in whether neuroticism may be a factor with a potential to moderate the link among anxiety, autonomic activity…
Descriptors: Anxiety, Personality Traits, Physiology, Accuracy
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Schmidt, Laura I.; Sieverding, Monika; Scheiter, Fabian; Obergfell, Julia – Educational Psychology, 2015
University students often report high stress levels, and studies even suggest a recent increase. However, there is a lack of theoretically based research on the structural conditions that influence students' perceived stress. The current study compared the effects of Karasek's demand-control dimensions with the influence of neuroticism to address…
Descriptors: Anxiety, Neurosis, Models, College Students
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Al Qaisy, Lama M.; Thawabieh, Ahmad M. – Journal on Educational Psychology, 2017
This study aimed to investigate the type of personalities that students had and the relationship between personality type with future anxiety and students' achievement. The sample of the study consisted of 304 students from Tafila Technical University and Al-Hussien Bin Talal University. The researchers used the big five scale which was developed…
Descriptors: Personality Traits, Anxiety, Gender Differences, Statistical Analysis
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Miers, A. C.; Blote, A. W.; de Rooij, M.; Bokhorst, C. L.; Westenberg, P. M. – Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, 2013
This cohort-sequential study examined developmental trajectories of social anxiety in a nonclinical sample (N = 331, 161 girls) aged 9 to 17 years at initial and 12 to 21 years at final assessment. We tested whether variables assessing cognition, social competence, and temperament discriminated between the trajectories. Variables were collected…
Descriptors: Anxiety, Interpersonal Competence, Personality, Anxiety Disorders
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Asghari, Arezou; Abdul.Kadir, Rusnani bte; Elias, Habibah bte; Baba, Maznah bte – Alberta Journal of Educational Research, 2013
This study is aimed at examining the moderating effect of gender on the relationship between personality traits and state anxiety. The participants were 375 Iranian high school students (193 males and 182 females). The instruments used were the NEO-FFI-3 Inventory and State Anxiety Inventory. Results of the structural model showed that from the…
Descriptors: Personality Traits, Gender Differences, Personality Measures, Anxiety
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Atli, Abdullah – Eurasian Journal of Educational Research, 2017
Purpose: This study aims to determine the predictive strength of personality traits based on the five-factor theory on the level of career maturity Research Methods: The sample of the study included a total of 429 high school students, 248 females (57.8%) and 181 males (42.2%). The study utilized the "Career Maturity Scale" to determine…
Descriptors: High School Students, Personality Traits, Measures (Individuals), Neurosis
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Beaussart, Melanie L.; Kaufman, Scott Barry; Kaufman, James C. – Journal of Creative Behavior, 2012
It has been argued that creativity evolved, at least in part, through sexual selection to attract mates. Recent research lends support to this view and has also demonstrated a link between certain dimensions of schizotypy, creativity, and short-term mating. The current study delves deeper into these relationships by focusing on engagement in…
Descriptors: Personality Traits, Mental Disorders, Anxiety, Depression (Psychology)
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Brown, Steven D.; Hacker, Jason; Abrams, Matthew; Carr, Andrea; Rector, Christopher; Lamp, Kristen; Telander, Kyle; Siena, Anne – Journal of Career Assessment, 2012
Two studies were designed to explore whether a meta-analytically derived four-factor model of career indecision (Brown & Rector, 2008) could be replicated at the primary and secondary data levels. In the first study, an initial pool of 167 items was written based on 35 different instruments whose scores had loaded saliently on at least one…
Descriptors: Career Choice, Models, Factor Structure, Validity
Ataeifar, Robabeh; Amiri, Sholeh; Ali Nadi, Mohammad – International Education Studies, 2016
This research is targeted with the plan of father-child model or effective relationship mediating of spouses or investigating attachment style, personality traits, communication skills, and spouses' sexual satisfaction. Based on this, 260 people (father and child) were selected through random sampling method based on share. Participants were…
Descriptors: Spouses, Fathers, Parent Child Relationship, Interpersonal Relationship
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