Verónica Violant

Verónica Violant
University of Barcelona | UB

Doctor of Psychology

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RESUMO: Os distúrbios osteomusculares são destaque entre os problemas que mais afetam a saúde docente. Este estudo objetiva avaliar a associação entre características sócio-ocupacionais e sintomas osteomusculares em docentes da Educação Básica que frequentam o Programa de Formação-Ação em Escolas Criativas, visando o delineamento de estratégias que...
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Desde la publicación de la Carta Europea sobre los Derechos de los Niños Hospitalizados, por el Parlamento Europeo en 1986 (si bien es cierto, que fue en 1984 que tiene origen dicho documento), el concepto de Pedagogía Hospitalaria (PH) ha estado muy de la mano de dichos derechos, en especial aquellos referidos a la Educación. Derechos que han teni...
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Coping style represents the cognitive and behavioral patterns to manage particular demands appraised as taxing the resources of individuals. Studies report associations between certain coping styles and levels of adjustment of anxious symptomatology and emotional distress. The main objective of this study was to analyze behavioral co-occurrent patt...
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Background Healthy habits are essential for preschoolers to have a healthy lifestyle. The promotion of these healthy habits from a holistic approach by preschool teachers guarantees a better quality of life and a healthier society. Using cocreation, we designed training for healthy habit promotion for preschool teachers (all@once). Then, we impleme...
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La presente obra es un homenaje a nuestro maestro francés Edgar Morin a partir de reflexiones de pensadores latinoamericanos que hemos puesto en marcha el pensamiento moriniano en diferentes campos de la ciencia, la filosofía y la Educación. Este año es especial pues cumple 100 años de vida donde muchos de ellos han dedicado a reflexionar con sus i...
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En la comunicación, se aborda el reto vivido en el marco del Programa de Doctorado de Educación y Sociedad de la Universitat de Barcelona (UB, 2021a), en el contexto del COVID-19 (Cucinotta y Vanelli, 2020). La finalidad es presentar el reto metodológico de las pantallas en negro del estudiantado durante la observación participante en el período de...
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In the following paper, we present a pilot study based on an online co-creation experience with older adults which aims to study the technological acceptance in this population. Our goals were to assess older adults' technological acceptance of voice assistants and to explore the possibilities of using voice assistants in the daily lives of older a...
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During the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, physical activity (PA) behaviors were altered worldwide due to public health measures such as “lockdown.” This study described PA among adults residing in 11 countries during COVID-19 lockdown and examined factors associated with PA engagement. We conducted a cross-sectional anonymous survey among a...
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Hospital environments are facing new challenges this century. One of the most important is the quality of services to patients. Social robots are gaining prominence due to the advantages they offer; in particular, several of their main uses have proven beneficial during the pandemic. This study aims to shed light on the current status of the design...
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Children with Complex Health Conditions (CHC) need specialized pediatric attention and spend periods of hospitalization in specialized centers of high technical complexity. For this reason, in this work, we aim to identify through game-based co-creation methods factors of well-being during hospitalization and home convalescence in children and adol...
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Hospital environments are facing new challenges this century. One of the most important is the quality of services to patients. Social robots are gaining prominence due to the advantages they offer; in particular, several of their main uses have proven beneficial during the pandemic. This study aims to shed light on the current status of the design...
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Hospital environments are facing new challenges this century. One of the most important 11 is the quality of services to patients. Social robots are gaining prominence due to the advantages 12 they offer; in particular, several of their main uses have proven beneficial during the pandemic. This 13 study aims to shed light on the current status of t...
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This document presents the research that is being conducted with children and adolescents with Complex Health Conditions that need specialized pediatric attention and spend periods of hospitalization in specialized centers of high technical complexity. Aim: To identify factors of well-being during hospitalization and home convalescence in children...
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Despite the global impact of COVID-19, studies comparing the effects of COVID-19 on population mental health across countries are sparse. This study aimed to compare anxiety and depression symptoms during the COVID-19 lockdown among adults from 11 countries and to examine their associations with country-level COVID-19 factors and personal COVID-19...
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Despite the global impact of COVID-19, studies comparing the effects of COVID-19 on population mental health across countries are sparse. This study aimed to compare anxiety and depression symptoms during the COVID-19 lockdown among adults from 11 countries and to examine their associations with country-level COVID-19 factors and personal COVID-19...
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RESUMEN La presente ponencia abarca las temáticas relativas a las necesidades de atención educativa tanto del alumnado con enfermedad como de los padres ante la situación de enfermedad. Desde una concepción sistémica de base, se analizan los factores familiares que condicionan las respuestas y de forma específica aquellos factores que favorecen las...
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Los derechos fundamentales de los menores hospitalizados incluyen la necesidad de ofrecer la atención educativa comprendiendo los aspectos emocionales durante la situación de enfermedad y convalecencia. La garantía de estos derechos, desde una mirada en pedagogía hospitalaria, acompañado de profesionales formados, facilita las buenas prácticas. Act...
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Background: The COVID-19 pandemic has been devastating in all senses, particularly psychologically. Physical activity (PA) is known to aid psychological well-being, therefore, it should be identified and analyzed whether PA has been a coping strategy during this pandemic. The objective of this literature review is to analyze the extent to which eng...
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La educación y en consecuencia el sistema educativo necesita una verdadera reforma inclusivaque incluya el ser equitativa, gratuita y de calidad que prepare hacia la excelencia como personasciudadanas del mundo y como profesionales proactivos. Este artículo tiene un doble objetivo, por un lado, se hace un recorrido por el surgimiento de las Escuela...
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Los derechos fundamentales de los menores hospitalizados incluyen la necesidad de ofrecer la atención educativa incluyendo los aspectos emocionales durante la situación de enfermedad y convalecencia. La garantía de estos derechos desde una mirada en pedagogía hospitalaria acompañado de profesionales formados, facilita las buenas prácticas. Actualme...
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ABSTRACT Moderate-to-severe hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) is a significant cause of neonatal mortality and permanent disability in surviving newborns. Therapeutic hypothermia (TH) is the only effective intervention to reduce these outcomes. Being a parent of these babies is a traumatic and strenuous event. To address these difficulties, pa...
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Moderate-to-severe hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE) is a significant cause of neonatal mortality and permanent disability in surviving newborns. Therapeutic hypothermia (TH) is the only effective intervention to reduce these outcomes. Being a parent of these babies is a traumatic and strenuous event. To address these difficulties, parents need...
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The fundamental rights of hospitalized minors include receiving educational and emotional attention during the illness situation. Currently the teaching of computational thinking and programming constitute a new literacy that must be carried to all classrooms, including hospital classrooms. This paper presents an exploratory case study on an educat...
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Propuesta de la REd Unitwin UNESCO de Pedagogía Hospitalaria sobre los aportes de la Pedagogía Hospitalaria y su vinculación con la Educación Superior y con los diversos niveles de enseñanza (incluyendo la educación terciaria) en la III Conferencia Regional de Educación Superior (CRES) realizada en la Universidad Nacional de Córdoba entre el 11 y e...
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El presente informe da cuenta del trabajo realizado con instituciones de Educación Superior de América Latina y Europa, representantes de Ministerios de Educación y Salud, representantes de organizaciones sin fines de lucro dedicadas a la Pedagogía Hospitalaria de Latinoamérica y El Caribe, así como de Bélgica y España.Este trabajo tuvo tres propós...
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El programa es el resultado de una investigación I+D. Se dirige a jóvenes que se encuentran en acogimiento en familia extensa. El Programa de Soporte para Adolescentes Acogidos y Acogidas en Familia Extensa (SAFE) facilita una intervención grupal a lo largo de 9 sesiones centrada en el desarrollo de un mejor conocimiento y comprensión de los aspect...
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The research presented here is justified by the lack of tradition in Spain with regards to socio-educational intervention programmes based on training and group support, as well as the proven benefits of these methods in foster care. It addresses the need to go deeper into the acquisition and consolidation of the core professional competences for r...
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Las percepciones de los adolescentes Acogidos en Familia Extensa (AFE) están condicionadas por su situación actual y sus antecedentes familiares. El objetivo de este estudio es analizar las necesidades percibidas por estos adolescentes y las expresadas por los Profesionales del Servicio de Protección a la Infancia (PSPI) en diferentes Comunidades...
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The present communication deals with the interdisciplinary Learning Units as strategies of the teaching-learning process, designed to encourage the learning to learn competence. This strategy is based on the collaborative work between the involved subjects (Psychology of Education and Childhood, Health and Education) with the subject Practicum, con...
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This guide here attached is the short version of a Clinical Practice guide and result of work by a large group of professionals directly linked to care of newborns with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy and aims to establish recommendations based on the best scientific evidence to improve health care that is given to these infants and their families...
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El libro "USO DE LAS TIC PARA LA ATENCIÓN EDUCATIVA HOSPITALARIA Y DOMICILIARIA" tiene como objetivo presentar los fundamentos, estrategias metodológicas y recursos de Apoyo lúdicos y tecnológicos para las aulas hospitalarias y la atención del alumnado enfermo. A través de los diferentes capítulos de este libro, los diferentes autores y autoras del...
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The perceptions of teenagers in kinship foster care (KFC) are conditional by their current situation and their family backgrounds. The aim of this research is to analyze the needs perceived by teenagers in kinship foster care and the needs expressed by the Professional Services Child Protection (PSPI) in the different Autonomous Communities in Spai...
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We present an application of gesture recognition using an extension of Dynamic Time Warping (DTW) to recognize behavioural patterns of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). We propose an extension of DTW using one-class classifiers in order to be able to encode the variability of a gesture category, and thus, perform an alignment between...
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Backgrounds TH is the only available treatment today for infants with HIE and it is considered the standard of care. Being a parent of a baby with HIE treated with TH in a neonatal intensive care is a highly traumatic event. Aims To develop an explicative guide for parents of newborns with HIE receiving TH based on parent’s needs. Methods To identi...
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Currently, teachers face the challenge of incorporating technology into their classrooms, and adapt it to traditional classes. They also face a new kind of student, the "digital native" who routinely uses mobile devices and social networks as a means of communication and even as a way of "life". In hospital education and home care contexts ICT (Inf...
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Background: Previous studies emphasise the importance of the biological family to the welfare of fostered adolescents. However, the majority of these studies only take into consideration the viewpoints of the professionals, foster parents and biological parents, not those of the adolescents themselves. For this reason little is known about the per...
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The objective of this study is to identify the socio-educational needs in childhood with congenital heart disease. Our study was carried out using a multi-method, it combines quantitative and qualitative data collected in Catalonia (Spain). The results obtained from the questionnaires and interviews with education professionals, children with conge...
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Family education is considered a protection factor with regards to the healthy development of children, especially in social risk situations. In this paper we present the results related to the family's role in the healthy development of their children, from two works that stress on two moments of special difficulty for families, as the birth of a...
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Este articulo presenta los resultados de la investigacion sobre los adolescentes acogidos en familias extensas. Este proyecto se situa en la investigacion cooperativa. La muestra esta compuesta por 57 jovenes acogidos y 79 tecnicos expertos en proteccion de la infancia de ocho regiones espanolas. Los resultados indican que los jovenes acogidos tien...
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Aquest article presenta els resultats de la recerca sobre adolescents acollits en família extensa. Aquest projecte se situa en la recerca cooperativa. La mostra està composta per 57 adolescents i 70 experts en protecció de la infància de vuit comunitats autònomes. Els resultats indiquen que els joves acollits tenen necessitats diferencials. A parti...
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The cartoons are an easy way to transmit educational and cultural values to children, as well as other media (comics, computer games, videogames, etc.). The actual reality and evolution of cartoons from the last thirty years is assessed. In this context, are they as useful as we expect to be good transmitters of our values? Are they autochthonous t...
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En: Bordón Madrid 2005, v. 57, n. 1 ; p. 113-127 El presente estudio forma parte de una investigación más amplia basada en la integración de tres conceptos: investigación, formación e innovación que busca la mejora de la calidad de la enseñanza a partir del estudio de las estrategias didácticas. Los modelos basados en la mera reflexión no se han mo...
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The cartoons are an easy way to transmit educational and cultural values to children, as well as other media (comics, computer games, videogames, etc.). The actual reality and evolution of cartoons from the last thirty years is assessed. In this context, are they as useful as we expect to be good transmitters of our values? Are they autochthonous t...
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El presente estudio forma parte de una investigación más amplia basada en la integración de tres conceptos habitualmente estudiados por separado (Investigación, Formación, Innovación) que busca la mejora de la calidad de la enseñanza a partir del estudio de las estrategias didácticas. Los modelos basados en la mera reflexión no se han mostrado efic...
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Universidad de Barcelona RESUMEN Las estrategias didácticas resultan indispensables en toda actuación docente para asegurar el aprendizaje del alumnado. En la Facultad de Pedagogía de la Universidad de Barcelona, un colectivo de docentes formamos el Seminario Permanente del Cine Formativo con la finalidad de realizar estudios y discusiones sobre el...
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In this paper, we present a feasibility study for the automatic modelling of visual communicative in-dicators in video sequences of children with at-tention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Our methodology is based on RGBD sequences (RGB + Depth), recorded with the recent Microsoft's Kinect sensor. More specifically, a feature vector is extra...

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To explore the psychoeducational needs of children with complex heath conditions