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Psychological Resilience and Wellbeing

Psychological Resilience and Wellbeing

Three Volume Set
Edited by:

September 2015 | 1 032 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
Resilience and wellbeing - namely how people cope, handle and even thrive despite stress and adversity - are topics in the psychological literature canon that are gaining increasing attention. Within these fields researchers have aimed to identify individual characteristics that help to protects against hardship and difficulties such as poverty and mental illness. They have also investigated the actual process of resilience in order to understand human functioning in difficult situations.

These three volumes provide the reader with access to key documents which demonstrate the evolution of this dynamic area of study over the past few decades, with each volume opening with an introductory chapter written by the editors.

Volume One: The history and development of theories: Resilience and wellbeing
Volume Two: The measurement of resilience and wellbeing
Volume Three: The enhancement of resilience and wellbeing

Part One: Theory of Resilience
The Psychology of Resilience: Defining, Categorising and Measuring Resilience

Luke Treglown and Adrian Furnham
Resilience in the Face of Adversity: Protective Factors and Resistance to Psychiatric Disorder

Michael Rutter
Psychological Resilience: A Review and Critique of Definitions, Concepts, and Theory

David Fletcher and Mustafa Sarkar
Editorial: Resilience

Ivan Robertson and Cary Cooper
Resilience: A Meta-Analytic Approach

Ji Hee Lee, Suk Kyung Nam, A-Reum Kim, Boram Kim, Min Young Lee and Sang Min Lee
Resilience in Mental Health: Linking Psychological and Neurobiological Perspectives

Bart Rutten et al.
Psychobiology and Molecular Genetics of Resilience

Adriana Feder, Eric Nestler and Dennis Charney
Toward a Definition of Family Resilience: Integrating Life-Span Family Perspectives

Dale Hawley and Laura DeHaan
Levels of Resilience: Associations among Individual, Community, and National Resilience

Shaul Kimhi
Part Two: Wellbeing
On Subjective Well-Being and Quality of Life

Laura Camfield and Suzanne Skevington
Understanding and Researching Wellbeing: Its Usage in Different Disciplines and Potential for Health Research and Health Promotion

Anna Cronin de Chavez, Kathryn Backett-Milburn, Odette Parry and Stephen Platt
Discourse on Wellbeing in Research and Practice

Vincent La Placa, Allan McNaught and Anneyce Knight
Positive Psychological Wellbeing and Mortality: A Quantitative Review of Prospective Observational Studies

Yoichi Chida and Andrew Steptoe
Effect of Potentially Modifiable Risk Factors Associated with Myocardinal Infarction in 52 Countries (The INTERHEART Study): Case-Control Study

Salim Yusuf et al.
Stress-Induced Obesity and the Emotional Nervous System

Mary Dallman
Conceptualizing, Measuring and Nurturing Hope

Charles Snyder
Hope and Goal Attainment: Testing a Basic Prediction of Hope Theory

David Feldman, Kevin Rand and Kristin Kahle-Wrobleski
A Meta-Analysis of Hope Enhancement Strategies in Clinical and Community Settings

Robert Weis and Elena Speridakos
The Health Benefits of Urban Green Spaces: A Review of the Evidence

Andrew Lee and Ravi Maheswaran
Part One: The Measurement of Resilience
A Methodological Review of Resilience Measurement Scales

Gill Windle, Kate Bennett and Jane Noyes
A Review of Instruments Measuring Resilience

Nancy Ahern, Ermalynn Kiehl, Mary Lou Sole and Jacqueline Byers
Development and Psychometric Evaluation of the Resilience Scale

Gail Wagnhild and Heather Young
Development of a New Resilience Scale: The Connor-Davidson Resilience Scale

Kathryn Connor and Jonathan Davidson
Psychometric Analysis and Refinement of the Connor-Davidson Resilience Scale: Validation of a 10-Item Measure of Resilience

Laura Campbell-Sills and Murray Stein
The Development and Validation of the Inventory of Family Protective Factors: A Brief Assessment for Family Counseling

Deborah Gardner, Charles Huber, Robert Steiner, Luis Vazquez and Todd Savage
Part Two: The Measurement of Wellbeing
Conceptual Domains Included in Wellbeing and Life Satisfaction Instruments: A Review

Sherma Charlemagne-Badal, Jerry Lee, Terry Butler and Gary Fraser
Happiness, Culture, and Context

Gordon Mathews
The Comprehensive Quality of Life Scale (ComQol): Instrument Development and Psychometric Evaluation on College Staff and Students

Robert Cummins, Marita McCabe, Yolanda Romeo and Eleonora Gullone
The Will and the Ways: Development and Validation of an Individual-Differences Measure of Hope

Charles Snyder et al.
A Psychometric Comparison of Four Measures of Hope and Optimism

Lyndall Steed
The World Health Organization Quality of Life Assessment (WHOQOL): Development and General Psychometric Properties

The WHOQOL Group
The World Health Organization Quality of Life Assessment (QOL): Position Paper from the World Health Organization.

The WHOQOL Group
Valid and Reliable Assessment of Wellness among Adolescents: Do You Know What You’re Measuring?

Jerome Rachele, Tracey Washington, Thomas Cuddihy, Faisal Barwais and Steven McPhail
New Well-Being Measures: Short Scales to Assess Flourishing and Positive and Negative Feelings

Ed Diener, Derrick Wirtz, William Tov, Chu Kim-Prieto, Dong-won Choi, Shigehiro Oishi and Robert Biswas-Diener
Part One: Interventions to Enhance Resilience
Executive Coaching Enhances Goal Attainment, Resilience and Workplace Well-Being: A Randomised Controlled Study

Anthony Grant, Linley Curtayne and Geraldine Burton
Experimental Analysis of a Web-Based Training Intervention to Develop Positive Psychological Capital

Fred Luthans, James Avey and Jaime Patera
Self-Compassion and Psychological Resilience among Adolescents and Young Adults

Kristin Neff and Pittman McGehee
Building on Strengths and Resilience: Leisure as a Stress Survival Strategy

Yoshitaka Iwasaki, Jennifer MacTavish and Kelly MacKay
Enhancing Resilience in the Workplace through the Practice of Caring Relationships

Sandra Wilson and Shann Ferch
Part Two: Wellbeing - Interventions/Enhancement of Wellbeing
Mindfulness Meditation and Curiosity: The Contributing Factors to Wellbeing and the Process of Closing the Self-Discrepancy Gap

Itai Ivtzan, Hannah Gardner and Zhanar Smailova
Multimodal Coaching and Its Application to Workplace, Life and Health Coaching

Stephen Palmer
Health Coaching: A Developing Field within Health Education

Stephen Palmer
Multimodal Relaxation Method

Stephen Palmer
Resilience Enhancing Imagery: A Cognitive Behavioural Technique Which Includes Resilience Undermining Thinking and Resilience Enhancing Thinking

Stephen Palmer
The Judicious Use of Hypnosis in Coaching and Coaching Psychology Practice

Stephen Palmer
OHP Interventions: Wellness Programs

Leigh Schmitt
Organizational Wellness Programs: A Meta-Analysis

Kizzy Parks and Lisa Steelman
Exploring Faculty Health and Wellbeing: Creating a Caring Scholarly Community

Sandra Mixer, Marilyn McFarland, Margaret Andrews and Cecily Strang
Intervention Studies on Enhancing Work Well-Being, Reducing Burnout, and Improving Recovery Experiences among Hong Kong Health Care Workers and Teachers

Oi Ling Siu, Cary Cooper and David Phillips
Are Techniques Used in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Applicable to Behavior Change Interventions Based on the Theory of Planned Behaviour?

Imogen Hobbis and Stephen Sutton
Coaching with Self-Determination in Mind: Using Theory to Advance Evidence-based Coaching Practice

Gordon Spence and Lindsay Oades
Daily Recovery from Work-related Effort during Non-Work Time

Evangelia Demerouti, Arnold Bakker, Sabine Geurts and Toon Taris
Work, Recovery Activities and Individual Well-Being: A Diary Study

Sabine Sonnentag
Examining Group Walks in Nature and Multiple Aspects of Well-Being: A Large-Scale Study

Melissa Marselle, Katherine Irvine and Sara Warber
The Coaching Ripple Effect: The Effects of Developmental Coaching on Wellbeing across Organisational Networks

Sean O’Connor and Michael Cavanagh