María José Baeza Rivera

María José Baeza Rivera
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México | UNAM · School of Psychology

Doctor of Psychology

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The present study tested the psychometric properties of the Zimet et al.' Multidimensional Scale of Perceived Social Support (MSPSS), in patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (DM) (n = 76) from Temuco City, Chile. The total scale shown appropriate levels of internal consistency (0,849). An exploratory factorial analysis, with Varimax rotation, was...
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Many studies have used Richins and Dawson’s (J Consum Res 19: 303–316, 1992) Material Values Scale (MVS), applying it to different types of populations that exhibit a particular psychometric behavior, and showing little stability in their factorial structure. In the present study, 1,070 pedagogy students from the northern, central and southern regi...
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(1) Background: Although the evidence is consistent that vaccines for COVID-19 effectively prevent severe illness or death, the rapid development of vaccines has led to increased beliefs about possible negative consequences and conspiracy theories about the vaccine. Several factors influence whether or not people decide to be vaccinated. Some studi...
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Durante 2019 Chile fue protagonista de masivas manifestaciones ciudadanas motivadas por desigualdades históricas. El objetivo del estudio fue comparar la percepción de adultos emergentes y adultos chilenos sobre la protesta social y su relación con salud mental y bien-estar social. 771 personas respondieron una encuesta en línea sobre las variables...
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Drive for muscularity, although it mainly occurs in men, is also experienced by women. It is important to have instruments to measure this construct, which is the reason why the aim of this study was to evaluate the psychometric properties of the Drive for Muscularity Scale (DMS) in Chilean adolescents and young adults (n = 602). The DMS and the SA...
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Romantic love promotes and lays the foundation for the development of hegemonic affective sex relationships, guiding the normative ways of feeling and experiencing love. This way of conceiving love is an intrinsic part of women's subordination, and it entails a greater tolerance for situations of violence in sex-affective relationships in which the...
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Recibido 23 de junio 2020, Aceptado 28 de febrero 2020 Resumen Uno de los factores que influyen en la adherencia al tratamiento, son las creencias sobre los médicos. México posee escasa literatura sobre esta variable, por lo tanto, es necesario adaptar y entregar evidencia de validez de la Escala de Creencias sobre los Médicos de Baeza-Rivera (2015...
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Pandemic control not only requires effective COVID-19 vaccines but also that they are accepted by at least 80% of the population. For this reason, understanding the social psychological variables associated with vaccination intent is essential to achieve herd immunity. Drawing on the theory of reasoned action, this study seeks to analyze vaccinatio...
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Purpose: Negative cultural beliefs about psychotherapy patients represent one of the barriers in the psychological help-seeking and treatment adherence. In Chile today, there is little research about specific beliefs towards this group, and therefore measuring them represents a challenge. The aim of the present study was to develop and validate an...
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Introducción: este artículo tiene por objetivo estimar las propiedades psicométricas de la Escala de Reacciones ante Experiencias de Trato Desigual en Salud de Baeza-Rivera (2015) y establecer si existen diferencias estadísticamente significativas entre quienes se atienden en el sistema privado y público y la pertenencia o no a la etnia mapuche. M...
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Cultural factors relevant to psychotherapy, although highly relevant, have been poorly studied in the local context, with little clarity regarding the socially shared meanings about this kind of treatment. The aim of this study was to identify beliefs about psychotherapy among adults from La Araucanía region, Chile. Through a bottom up cultural res...
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Self-concept has been crucial to the description of human beings since ancient times. Different authors have offered definitions and approaches to the study of the self. Many instruments have been developed to measure this multifaceted construct. However, there is great difficulty in using definitions and instruments developed in one ecosystem to d...
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Background: Healthcare inequities may hamper physical and mental health. Aim: To examine perceived discrimination in healthcare services in relation to socio-structural and cultural antecedents as well as their effect on psychological processes and health. Material and methods: Questionnaires on beliefs about physicians, perceived discriminati...
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Citación: Díaz-Loving, R., González-Rivera, I. y Baeza-Rivera, M. J. (2019). Sexismo: una configuración a partir de las premisas histórico-psicosocioculturales. Enseñanza e Investigación en Psicología, 1(3), 287-293. Artículo recibido el 5 de junio y aceptado el 13 de julio de 2019. RESUMEN Las premisas histórico-socioculturales son principios cult...
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Background: Beliefs about professionals' healthcare may influence healthcare behaviors. Such beliefs are in part the result of the interactions that professionals have with their patients. Recent studies highlight the importance of beliefs about physicians, their effect on health-care behaviors, and the requirement of culturally appropriate tools t...
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The prevalence of mental health problems among Chilean university students, coupled with the low percentage of those who seek psychological help, is a matter of concern. Cultural, psychological and clinical obstacles have been identified as influencing the process of seeking psychological help, however it is not clear how they affect this particula...
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El estudio de cómo los factores culturales se relacionan con la adherencia a psicoterapia es altamente relevante y sin embargo, en Chile no existen instrumentos que tomen en consideración tales factores. El objetivo de este estudio es ilustrar la construcción de un instrumento para medir variables culturales que se asocian a la adherencia a psicote...
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The study of how cultural factors are related to adherence to psychotherapy is highly relevant, however in Chile there are no available measures that addresses these factors. In order to develop an instrument culturally relevant for measuring cultural factors associated with adherence to psychotherapy, a three-stage mixed methodology was used. Firs...
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The study of how cultural factors are related to adherence to psychotherapy is highly relevant, however in Chile there are no available measures that addresses these factors. In order to develop an instrument culturally relevant for measuring cultural factors associated with adherence to psychotherapy, a three-stage mixed methodology was used. Firs...
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Background: The negative impact of perceived discrimination on health outcomes is well established. However, less attention has been directed towards understanding the effect of perceived discrimination on health behaviors relevant for the treatment of diabetes in ethnic minorities. Aim: To examine the effects of healthcare mistreatment attribut...
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Background: The negative impact of perceived discrimination on health outcomes is well established. However, less attention has been directed towards understanding the effect of perceived discrimination on health behaviors relevant for the treatment of diabetes in ethnic minorities. Aim: To examine the effects of healthcare mistreatment attributed...
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Background: The negative impact of perceived discrimination on health outcomes is well established. However, less attention has been directed towards understanding the effect of perceived discrimination on health behaviors relevant for the treatment of diabetes in ethnic minorities. Aim: To examine the effects of healthcare mistreatment attributed...
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One of the major problems in tertiary education comes from its high students’ dropout rates. The literature on this matter indicates that to stay and succeed in college, students must have developed, prior to enrolling, a set of transversal abilities, which we have named ‘academic preparedness’. The aim of the study was to construct a measuring ins...
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Se muestra el aporte de la asignatura Práctica Institucional al desarrollo de la competencia genérica responsabilidad social vinculada a las competencias psicológicas específicas: diseñar, implementar y evaluar intervenciones psicosociales en el ámbito de la promoción de la salud mental en grupos humanos. Se utilizó una metodología cualitativa con...
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The measurement of stress levels in type 2 diabetic patients has clinical and practical meaning. In Chile, there is a lack of reliable and valid scales that allow for the right assessment of stress level among diabetic patients. The study purpose was to determine the psychometric properties of the Diabetes Distress Scale (DDS) in a sample of Type 2...
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The measurement of stress levels in type 2 diabetic patients has clinical and practical meaning. In Chile, there is a lack of reliable and valid scales that allow for the right assessment of stress level among diabetic patients. The study purpose was to determine the psychometric properties of the Diabetes Distress Scale (DDS) in a sample of Type 2...
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Este estudio tuvo por objetivo estimar las propiedades psicométricas de la Escala de Apoyo Social Percibido (MSPSS) de Zimet at al., en una muestra de 76 pacientes diabéticos tipo 2 pertenecientes a la ciudad de Temuco, Chile. La escala total presenta una consistencia interna de 0,849. Se condujo un análisis factorial exploratorio con rotación VARI...

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El objetivo general de esta investigación es examinar la estructura de relaciones entre la aculturación y sus resultados en la salud mental, considerando factores moderadores y mediadores en población inmigrante asentada en la región de La Araucanía, de esta manera contribuir a la comprensión de los procesos de cambio poblacional, adaptación y salud a los procesos migratorios.