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Aspect interculturels du fonctionnement relationnel et familial : La punition corporelle des enfants en Suisse et en Russie

Schoebi, Dominik ; Plancherel, Bernard ; Tchumakov, Mikhail ; Perrez, Meinrad

In: La revue internationale de l`education familiale, 2006, vol. 19, p. 53-75

Cette recherche porte sur des mécanismes psychologiques conçus comme universels et favorisant l'utilisation de la punition corporelle envers les enfants au travers de deux cultures. Ces mécanismes comprennent des facteurs comme le stress situationnelle et chronique, des normes peu tolérantes envers le comportement de l'enfant ou une position de refus vis-à-vis des actes punitifs. Les...

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Ambulatory Assessment - Monitoring Behavior in Daily Life Settings : A Behavioral-Scientific Challenge of Psychology

Fahrenberg, Jochen ; Myrtek, Michael ; Pawlik, Kurt ; Perrez, Meinrad

In: European Journal of Psychological Assessment, 2007, vol. 23, no. 4, p. 206-213

Abstract. Ambulatory assessment refers to the use of computer-assisted methodology for self-reports, behavior records, or physiological measurements, while the participant undergoes normal daily activities. Since the 1980s, portable microcomputer systems and physiological recorders/analyzers have been developed for this purpose. In contrast to their use in medicine, these new methods have hardly...

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Assessment of health relates issues in individuals`, couples`, and families`daily life

Perrez, Meinrad ; Reicherts, Michael ; Hänggi, Yves ; Horn, Andrea

In: Zeitschrift für Gesundheitspsychologie, 2008, vol. 16, no. 3, p. 146-149

Most research in health psychology is based on retrospective self reports, which are distorted by recall biases and have low ecological validity. To overcome such limitations we developed computer assisted diary approaches to assess health related behaviours in individuals’, couples’ and families’ daily life. The event- and time-sampling-based instruments serve to assess appraisals of the...

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Plädoyer für eine theorieadäquatere Methodik in gewissen Domänen der Psychologie = Pleading for a theory-adequate methodology in certain domains of psychology

Perrez, Meinrad

In: Verhaltenstherapie und Psychosoziale Praxis, 2006, vol. 38, no. 2, p. 319-330

The paper criticizes the extremely frequent use of questionnaires in some areas of psychology. Questionnaires are considered as adequate research tools for the assessment of attitudes, opinions or the cognitive representation of the own and others’ behaviour, or of events. For most other areas alternative assessment tools are required. This kind of psychological research is based on memory and...

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Facets of Emotion Regulation in Families with Adolescents : A New Research of Approach

Perrez, Meinrad ; Watzek, Dörte ; Michel, Gisela ; Schöbi, Dominik

In: Contemporary Switzerland. Revisiting the Special Case, 2005, p. 61-80

Family is the preferred place for the regulation of individual and relational affectivity, for the heating and tuning emotions. Larson and Richards (1994) call it an "arena of emotions". The project "Regulation of Emotions in Families with Adolescents" explored the processing of emotional and somatic states, the perception of other`s emotional states and the social regulation of or coping with...

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The effectiveness of a coping-focused prevention approach : A two-year longitudinal study

Bodenmann, Guy ; Perrez, Meinrad ; Cina, Annette ; Widmer, Kathrin

In: Swiss Jounral of Psychology, 2002, vol. 61, no. 4, p. 195-202

This article focuses upon a new preventive approach designed to improve personal stress management skills. The Coping Enhancement Training (CET) is derived from the Couples Coping Enhancement Training (CCET) and encompasses both an individual and a dyadic aspect. In this study, only the individual element is described. The training is based upon the transactional stress concepts of Lazarus and...

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Soziales Coping in der Selbst- und in der Fremdperspektive

Perrez, Meinrad ; Schöbi, Dominik

In: Familie und Entwicklung. Aktuelle Perspektiven der Familienpsychologie, 2001, p. 219-237

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Verbesserung der individuellen Belastungsbewältigung im Rahmen des Freiburger Stress-Präventions-Trainings (FSPT) : Ergebnisse einer 1-Jahres-Follow-up-Untersuchung = The enhancement of individual coping skills: The effectiveness of the Couples Coping Enhancement Training (CCET) within 1 year

Bodenmann, Guy ; Perrez, Meinrad ; Cina, Annette ; Widmer, Kathrin

In: Zeitschrift für Gesundheitspsychologie, 2001, vol. 9, no. 1, p. 2-12

This article focuses upon a new preventive approach designed to improve the personal stress management skills. The training is based upon the transactional stress concept of Lazarus and his coworkers and the further development of this approach by Perrez and Reicherts. Personal coping skills are trained within 6 hours by means of theoretical, diagnostical, and practical work. In this article the...