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Anxiety, Uncertainty, and Resilience During the Pandemic Period

Anthropological and Psychological Perspectives

Edited by Fabio Gabrielli

LUM Jean Monnet University


Floriana Irtelli

Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

The COVID-19 pandemic has had adverse effects on many people’s mental and physical health. As such, this book explores research, theories, biopsychosocial perspectives, and intercultural studies about the pandemic with the ultimate goal to promote better quality of life, resilience, and psychological wellbeing of the general population during this period.

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Anxiety, Uncertainty, and Resilience During the Pandemic PeriodAnthropological and Psychological PerspectivesEdited by Fabio Gabrielli and Floriana Irtelli

Published: November 3rd 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.95017

ISBN: 978-1-83968-126-4

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-119-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-215-5

Copyright year: 2021

Books open for chapter submissions

9851 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

9 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: The Transition from Distress to Acceptance of Human Frailty - Anthropology and Psychology of the Pandemic Era

By Fabio Gabrielli and Floriana Irtelli


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2. Various Facets of Anxiety during the Pandemic in India - Critical Issues

By Riddhi Laijawala, Sushma Sonavane and Avinash De Sousa


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3. The Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Suicidal Behavior

By Cicek Hocaoglu


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4. Mental Health Issues during Covid-19 Pandemic in Portuguese Prisons

By Rui Abrunhosa Gonçalves and Joana Andrade


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5. Athlete Psychological Resilience and Integration with Digital Mental Health Implementation Amid Covid-19

By Luke Balcombe and Diego De Leo


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6. The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Mental Health of Dentists

By Andrea Vergara-Buenaventura and Carmen Castro-Ruiz


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7. Evaluation of Anxiety Disorders and Protective-Risk Factors in Children during Pandemic Process

By İsmail Seçer and Sümeyye Ulaş


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8. Anxiety, Uncertainty, and Resilience during the Pandemic: “Re-Directing the Gaze of the Therapeutic Couple”

By Eda Arduman


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9. Psychological Factors Influencing Protective Behaviours during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Capability, Opportunity and Motivation

By Jilly Gibson-Miller, Orestis Zavlis, Todd Hartman, Orla McBride, Kate Bennett, Sarah Butter, Liat Levita, Liam Mason, Anton P. Martinez, Ryan McKay, Jamie Murphy, Mark Shevlin, Thomas V.A. Stocks and Richard P. Bentall


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10. A Ray of Hope: Resilience Amidst Uncertainty and Other Psycho-Social Issues during COVID-19 Pandemic

By Kanwar Hamza Shuja, Arfa Mubeen and Shazia Tariq


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11. Promoting Resilience in the Face of Fundamental Uncertainty

By Anant Jani


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12. Impact of COVID-19 on Psychological Status of General Population

By Yuvaraj Krishnamoorthy, Ramya Nagarajan, Gayathri Surendran and Manikandanesan Sakthivel


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13. Psychoanalysis and Non-Adherence to Medical Advice: An Ethical Dilemma in Covid-19 Pandemic

By Paolo Azzone


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14. Anxiety and Depression in COVID-19 Times

By Hamilton Lima Wagner


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15. Adversity, Uncertainty and Elevated Symptoms of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder: A New Understanding through Resiliency and Positive Psychotherapy

By Sevgi Güney


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16. Anxiety, Uncertainty and Resilience during the Pandemic Period-Anthropological and Psychological Perspectives

By Ranjan Bhattacharyya


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17. The Grief Elaboration Process in the Pandemic Scenario: A Group Intervention

By Silvia Renata Lordello and Isabela Machado da Silva


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18. Uncertainty in Pandemic Times

By Liliana Lorettu, Davide Piu and Saverio Bellizzi


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19. Stress and Resilience among Medical Students during Pandemic

By J. Shivananda Manohar, Rajesh Raman and Bindu Annigeri


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20. Loneliness and Psychological Distress: A Mediating Role of Meaning in Life during COVID-19 Pandemic

By Murat Yıldırım


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21. Sleep and Resilience during the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Sara A. Cloonan, Emily C. Taylor, Michelle R. Persich, Natalie S. Dailey and William D.S. Killgore


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22. Potential Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Children and Adolescents with Separation Anxiety Disorder

By Malgorzata Dabkowska and Agnieszka Dabkowska-Mika


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23. Child and Adolescent Anxiety as a Result of the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Jie Luo and Alfred Shaw


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24. Anxiety, Coping Strategies and Resilience among Children and Adolescents during COVID-19 Pandemic: A Systematic Review

By Malgorzata Dąbkowska, Anna Kobierecka-Dziamska and Monika Prusaczyk


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25. Is the Pandemic a Risk Factor for Eating Disorders?

By Agnieszka Dąbkowska-Mika


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26. A Year after - Could We Move beyond Psychosomatics and Dissociation

By Emilija Stoimenova Canevska, Ena Canevska and Jana Petreska


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27. Uncertainty, Sex and Sexuality during the Pandemic: Impact on Psychosocial Resilience

By Debanjan Banerjee, Sanchari Mukhopadhyay, Abhinav Tandon and T.S. Sathyanarayana Rao


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28. COVID-19 Pandemic; Anxiety and Depression among Frontline Healthcare Workers: Rising from the Ashes

By Salman Sharif and Faridah Amin


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29. Anxiety of Dental Professionals during Covid-19 Pandemic

By Pinar Kiymet Karataban


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30. Children Living a Global Pandemic: Anxiety Repercussions

By Salvador I. Garcia-Adasme and Alejandro López-Escobar


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31. The Psychological Aspects of Home-Makers and Women during Pandemic

By Samina Firoz Wagla Wala


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32. Anxiety, Uncertainty, and Resilience of Medical Students Worldwide during the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Mohammad Abdullah Sarkar and Ahmad Ozair


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33. Cyberchondria and Its Effects on Anxiety during Covid-19 Pandemic

By Suman Shekar and Avinash Aravantagi


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34. Indigenous Peoples, Uncertainty and Exclusion in the Global South in Periods of the Pandemic

By Javier Lastra-Bravo


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35. Loss of Employment and Reduction of Income during the COVID-19 Pandemic in the Maranhão State, Brazil

By Bruno Luciano Carneiro Alves de Oliveira


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36. The Impact of Covid-19 Pandemic on Community Psychiatric Services in Northern Italy

By Federico Durbano, Barbara Marchesi, Silvia Carnevali, Luisa Elisabetta Sonzogno and Claudio Arici


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37. Vulnerable Groups and COVID-19 Pandemic; How Appropriate Are Psychosocial Responses?

By Amir Moghanibashi-Mansourieh


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38. COVID-19 Pandemic and Initial Psychological Responses by Bangladeshi People

By Oli Ahmed, Md Zahir Ahmed, Zhou Aibao, Sohan Mia and Md Arif Uddin Khan


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39. Living with Uncertainty in Times of Pandemic: The View of Working Students in Higher Education

By Diana Dias


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40. COVID 19 and Quality of Life in Indian Context

By Ganapathy Sankar Umaiorubagam, Monisha Ravikumar and Santhana Rajam Sankara Eswaran


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41. COVID 19 and Myriad of Psychological Problems in Indian Context

By Ganapathy Sankar Umaiorubagam, Monisha Ravikumar and Santhana Rajam Sankara Eswaran


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42. Pleasant Activities among Young Adults and Their Lack during the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Janka Peráčková and Pavol Peráček


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43. Forecasting the Long-Term Effects of the Pandemic on Children: Towards a COVID-Generation

By Panagiotis Pelekasis


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44. COVID-19 and Psychological Distress among Older Adults in Ghana

By Anthony Kwame Morgan, Justin Cobbold, Beatrice Aberinpoka Awafo, Daniel Katey, Theophilus Quartey and Rahinatu Ibrahim


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45. Main Concerns in Times of COVID-19 in Three Groups of People: Italians, Romanian Immigrants in Italy, and Romanians in Romania

By Ankica Kosic and Tamara Dzamonja Ignjatovic


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46. Psychosocial Impact of Lockdown Induced Setback on Education during Pandemic in India

By Chitra Mourali


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47. Psychiatric Services and Teaching during the Covid-19 Pandemic in Romania

By Ioana Valentina Micluţia


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48. Psychological Aspects of Neuroinflammatory Disorders in COVID-19 Era

By Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi


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49. Local Knowledge, Community Experiences, Nature, Collaboration, and Resilience in Times of Pandemic, Uncertainty, and Climate Change in the Anthropocene Era

By Jorge Rojas Hernández, Patricio Silva Ávila and Ricardo Barra Ríos


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50. Buddhist Monastery, Amulet, Spiritual Support and COVID-19 Outbreak

By Rujitika Mungmunpuntipantip and Viroj Wiwanitkit


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51. In the Darkness of This Time: Wittgenstein and Freud on Uncertainty

By Dorit Lemberger


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52. Human Reconfigurations: Conversations on Being Therap(ist)eutic in Time of Covid

By Jolanda Spoto, Valentina Stirone and Romina Coin


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