2011 – Volume 20, Issue no. 1

Attachment and depression: influences in self-disclosure toward the therapist

Attachment and depression: influences in self-disclosure toward the therapist

Mădălina Belcescu, Luminiţa Iacob Download The therapeutic relation is significant for any person who goes to the therapist. Self-disclosure is inevitable in such a relationship. Therefore, we wanted to investigate which factors are those...

Volunteers versus non-volunteers: the role of motivational persistence

Volunteers versus non-volunteers: the role of motivational persistence

Elena-Irina Macovei, Ticu Constantin Download The authors analysed the concept of „motivational persistence” (Constantin et al. 2007, 2008) in non-profit organizations, as a specific organizational context. The research was conducted on a sample of...

The Influence of Metacognitive Strategies on the Performance of Primary Students in Solving Mathematical Problems

The Influence of Metacognitive Strategies on the Performance of Primary Students in Solving Mathematical Problems

Dorina Sălăvăstru, Manuela Vlasie Download This paper starts from the premise that metacognition is a factor which influences the primary cycle students‟ results at math. Within this context, we set as our goal to...

Measuring communication style: construction, factor structure and psychometric properties of the scale

Measuring communication style: construction, factor structure and psychometric properties of the scale

Teodora Chirilă, Cristina Maria Bostan, Ticu Constantin Download The aim of this study is to present the construction of a communication style scale based on the description of the main behaviours displayed during social...

The complex interrelation between dissociation and borderline personality disorder: A review of the role of responses to aversive events

The complex interrelation between dissociation and borderline personality disorder: A review of the role of responses to aversive events

Dana Bichescu-Burian Download Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a serious mental disorder associated with extensive psychopathology and treatment utilization. Pathological dissociation belongs to the central features of this disorder. Severe dissociative symptoms and disorders...