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Questo articolo sviluppa il tema del pensiero controfattuale come elemento patogeno, già affrontato in "Il tarlo nella mente" (Connessioni, N.10/2021). Vengono qui considerati gli aspetti culturali che permenano i contesti giudiziari e giornalistici e il loro impatto sui sopravvissuti di incidenti drammatici.
L'articolo mostra come il pensiero controfattuale possa sostenere percorsi patogeni in situazioni di lutti traumatici.
La psicologia dell'emergenza è un insieme di pratiche e di saperi utili a comprendere e sostenere le menti individuali e collettive che fronteggiano eventi potenzialmente distruttivi, prima, durante e dopo il loro manifestarsi. Si tratta di un campo del sapere e della pratica professionale che ha avuto negli ultimi dieci anni uno sviluppo considere...
The aim of the present article is to explain and discuss the cross attentions that have to be paid in any humanitarian intervention so that the aid and rebuilding operations have a positive psycho-social impact. In addition, the suggestions and the practical recommendations of IASC, included in the broader Guidelines for psychosocial intervention i...
This article aims to investigate the relationship between movie representation of disasters and sharing of emotions that have been experienced personally in real emergency situations. The theme is addressed in the first place referring to clinical observations and accounts of survivors, which explicitly use some images from specific films in their...
This article aims at highlighting the risks of an undifferentiated training in emergency psychology. It also discusses the different training and information needs of volunteers and emergency workers. We propose to carefully reflect on the learning objectives in relation to the specific roles and tasks of the different categories of people involved...
This work explores two possible psychological causes of insufficient or counterproductive learning that can emerge from the civil protection simulation exercises and relief drills. The theme of confusion of contexts and the problem of insufficient creation, in the drills, of models that describe the variables of psychosocial events are discussed. F...
The paper aims at offering a few operational guidelines in order to provide aneffective professional psychological support to missing people's relatives duringthe first phases of search and rescue. Such guidelines emerge from thejoint reflection of some members of the Milan branch of the “Associazione Psicologiper i Popoli”, after an action researc...
The paper aims at offering a range of tools to better understand the behavioural and emotional dynamics typically affecting missing people’s relatives during the first phases of search and rescue. A few operational guidelines are further offered in order to develop targeted psychological support by teams of professionals and a supportive humanitari...
The present article discusses the issue of children health rights defence. Threats to children health and strategies to protect them in emergency contests are explored. In addition to highlighting the complex needs which characterize these situation, we expose some useful strategies to promote psychological and physical well-being in children and t...
Only a few studies have investigated the psychological consequences of road accidents which involve adolescents and young adults (Zink & McCain, 2003). Being involved in road accidents can compromise the sense of personal safety and the perception of control of the external world (Blanchard et al., 1995; Blanchard & Hickling, 2004; Steil, Hempt & D...
The reflection offered in this paper stems from a recent Italian experience: theinvolvement of some emergency expert psychologists in the state promotedextraordinary plane to solve the so-called "garbage emergency" in Campania.The present article aims at clarifying in which terms and in which ways canemergency psychology be useful in those contexts...
1.Studiare le relazioni esistenti tra bisogni psicologici nel ciclo di vita e Diritti affermati dalla Convenzione Onu del 1989 2.Monitarare le buone pratiche tese a promuovere e difendere i diritti dell'infanzia e dell'adolescenza
Identify psychosocial dimensions in the hisotory and development of Italian terrorism in the seventies and eighties of the past Century. The aim is to identify elements of continuity and gaps with our time terrorism together with ways for Preventing radicalization.