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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, problem gambling and metacognition
Autori/Curatori: Maria Paola Boldrini, Gabriele Caselli, Marcantonio M. Spada 
Anno di pubblicazione:  2016 Fascicolo: 1  Lingua: Inglese 
Numero pagine:  10 P. 90-99 Dimensione file:  184 KB
DOI:  10.3280/IJM2016-001009
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Over the last twenty years meta-cognitive theory has been applied to the conceptualization and treatment of psychological distress (Wells, 2009). In this paper we consider the evidence linking Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and problem gambling. This is followed by an overview of the role of metacognition in psychopathology and its specific application to the conceptualisation and treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. We then proceed to discuss the possible role of metacognition in the relationship between Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and problem gambling, and conclude by considering the clinical implications of metacognitive therapy for the transdiagnostic treatment of these co-occuring conditions.

Negli ultimi venti anni la teoria metacognitiva è stata applicata per la concettualizzazione e trattamento del disagio psicologico (Wells, 2009). In questo lavoro abbiamo preso in considerazione ciò che collega Post-Traumatico da Stress Disorder e gioco d’azzardo problematico. Questo è seguito da una panoramica della letteratura sul ruolo della metacognizione nella psicopatologia e la sua applicazione specifica a concettualizzazione e trattamento del Disturbo Post Traumatico da Stress. Sarà discusso il possibile ruolo della metacognizione nella relazione tra disturbo da stress post-traumatico e gioco d’azzardo problematico. In conclusione saranno considerate le implicazioni cliniche della terapia metacognitiva per il trattamento transdiagnostico di queste condizioni quando si verificano congiuntamente.
Keywords: Metacognizione, terapia metacognitiva, PTSD, gioco d’azzardo problematico, comorbilità.

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Maria Paola Boldrini, Gabriele Caselli, Marcantonio M. Spada, Disturbo post-traumatico da stress, gioco d’azzardo problematico e metacognizione in "INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MULTIDISCIPLINARY TRAUMA STUDIES" 1/2016, pp. 90-99, DOI:10.3280/IJM2016-001009


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