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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 30 Citations 2,949 55 World Ranking 5374 National Ranking 42

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social science
  • Social psychology
  • Cognition

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Career development, Social psychology, Action theory, Social constructionism and Suicide prevention. His Career development research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Follow up studies, School-to-work transition and Individuation. His Social psychology study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Empirical research and Data collection.

His Action theory research incorporates themes from Counseling psychology and Qualitative research. His Social constructionism study deals with Pedagogy intersecting with Action. His work carried out in the field of Suicide prevention brings together such families of science as Injury prevention and Human factors and ergonomics.

His most cited work include:

  • The outcome of surgery for lumbar disc herniation. I. A 4-17 years' follow-up with emphasis on somatic aspects. (223 citations)
  • Coping and psychosocial adaptation: longitudinal effects over time and stages in breast cancer. (149 citations)
  • Cognitive deficits in patients after soft tissue injury of the cervical spine. (118 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of study are Action theory, Social psychology, Suicide prevention, Psychotherapist and Psychiatry. The Action theory study combines topics in areas such as Vocational education, Pedagogy, Career development and Career counseling. His studies deal with areas such as Interpersonal communication, Action research, Conceptual framework and Social constructionism as well as Career development.

His Social psychology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Counseling psychology, Qualitative research, Cognition and Action. As a member of one scientific family, Ladislav Valach mostly works in the field of Suicide prevention, focusing on Injury prevention and, on occasion, Human factors and ergonomics. His Developmental psychology research focuses on subjects like Meaning, which are linked to Social group.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Action theory (32.53%)
  • Social psychology (26.51%)
  • Suicide prevention (22.89%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2012-2021)?

  • Action theory (32.53%)
  • Psychotherapist (20.48%)
  • Cognitive psychology (3.61%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His scientific interests lie mostly in Action theory, Psychotherapist, Cognitive psychology, Social psychology and Narrative. In his works, he performs multidisciplinary study on Action theory and Conceptualization. In his work, Ladislav Valach performs multidisciplinary research in Psychotherapist and Perspective.

Ladislav Valach has included themes like Emotional regulation, Feeling, International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health and Health promotion in his Cognitive psychology study. He interconnects Counseling psychology, Constructivism, Cognitive science, Theory of mind and Intentionality in the investigation of issues within Social psychology. His work in the fields of Suicide prevention, such as Suicide attempters and Suicide attempt, intersects with other areas such as Top-down and bottom-up design, Social nature and Checklist.

Between 2012 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A Novel Therapy for People Who Attempt Suicide and Why We Need New Models of Suicide. (23 citations)
  • Action and language: Contextual action theory in counselling (7 citations)
  • Counseling and Action (6 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social science
  • Social psychology
  • Psychiatry

Ladislav Valach mainly investigates Social psychology, Action theory, Intentionality, Constructivism and Counseling psychology. In his articles, Ladislav Valach combines various disciplines, including Social psychology and Research studies. His Action theory research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Attribution, Conceptual framework and Career development.

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Best Publications

The outcome of surgery for lumbar disc herniation. I. A 4-17 years' follow-up with emphasis on somatic aspects.

J. Dvorak;M.-H. Gauchat;L. Valach.
Spine (1988)

358 Citations

Coping and psychosocial adaptation: longitudinal effects over time and stages in breast cancer.

Edgar Heim;Ladislav Valach;Liliane Schaffner.
Psychosomatic Medicine (1997)

293 Citations

Career development in adolescence as a family project.

Richard A. Young;Ladislav Valach;Jessica Ball;Michele A. Paseluikho.
Journal of Counseling Psychology (2001)

208 Citations

The construction of career through goal-directed action

Richard A. Young;Ladislav Valach.
Journal of Vocational Behavior (2004)

200 Citations

Cognitive deficits in patients after soft tissue injury of the cervical spine.

Bogdan P. Radanov;Jiri Dvor̆Ák;Ladislav Valach.
Spine (1992)

194 Citations

Coping with breast cancer over time and situation

Edgar Heim;Klaus F. Augustiny;Liliane Schaffner;Ladislav Valach.
Journal of Psychosomatic Research (1993)

192 Citations

An exercise in improving suicide reporting in print media.

Konrad Michel;Conrad Frey;Kathrin Wyss;Ladislav Valach.
Crisis-the Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention (2000)

174 Citations

The group as a self-active system: outline of a theory of group action

Mario Von Cranach;Guy Ochsenbein;Ladislav Valach.
European Journal of Social Psychology (1986)

168 Citations

An fMRI study on mental pain and suicidal behavior

Thomas Reisch;Erich Seifritz;Fabrizio Esposito;Roland Wiest.
Journal of Affective Disorders (2010)

139 Citations

Transition to Adulthood

Richard A. Young;Sheila K. Marshall;Ladislav Valach;José F. Domene.
(2011)

134 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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