TRABAJOS ORIGINALES / ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Número 118

Intervención psicológica en un deportista con Fibrilación auricular: Un estudio de caso único

Psychological intervention in an athlete with atrial fibrillation: A unique case study

Rafael Alcaraz Sánchez

Se presenta una intervención con un deportista diagnosticado de Fibrilación Auricular que desarrolla a posteriori un trastorno de ansiedad con rasgos hipocondriacos. La intervención se realizó integrando técnicas propias de la psicología del deporte y la terapia breve estratégica. Se utilizaron los cuestionarios de Bienestar psicológico de Ryff y una versión abreviada del ISRA para medir los resultados, además de otras medidas cualitativas propias del modelo.

Los resultados muestran una mejora en todas las puntuaciones obtenidas tras la intervención, demostrando la eficacia de la intervención programada.

An intervention is presenteda case about an athlete whose diagnosis was atrial flutter who subsequently develops an anxiety disorder with hypochondriacal features. The central axis of the disorder in this case is the presence of heart palpitations and their feedback through avoidance and checking behaviors typical of the anxiety picture.

For this reason, the procedure was made integrating techniques from sports psychology, brief therapy approaches and cognitive psychotherapy. A single case research methodology was applied with pre and post intervention measures (test - retest).

In addition, employing Ryff´s psychological well-being questionnaires and an ISRA abbreviated version which were used to measure the results, as well as self-records and other qualitative gauges characteristics of the application model.

Finally, the results reveal an improvement in all the scores achieved after the intervention and qualitative criteria used, demonstrating the effectiveness of the scheduled procedure and the achievement of the initial goals.

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