2 edition of Health Psychology found in the catalog.
|Statement||Cambridge University Press|
|Publishers||Cambridge University Press|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 61 p. :|
|Number of Pages||48|
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They argue for theoretical frameworks that recognize the ubiquitous effect of culture on health and illness; that treat culture as a system of meaning that links body, mind, and world; and that promotes the significance of cultural context as a resource. For example, a community health advocate might examine the infection rates for the flu among elderly residents of a specific community.Culturally responsive cognitive behavior therapy: Practice and supervision 2nd ed. Behavioral health focuses on prevention of Health Psychology problems and illnesses, while behavioral medicine focuses on treatment.
Health psychologists are concerned with promotion and maintenance of health, the prevention and treatment of illness across the lifespan, and improvement of systems that promote and maintain health.
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Community Health Psychology The focus of a community health psychologist is on the theories and methods applicable at the community level to promote physical and mental health and to prevent disease.
Shadel, PhD RAND Corporation, United States Paschal Sheeran, PhD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, United States Judith A.
Actively focusing on this intersection between health and behavior can help prevent, or at least delay, illness and disease, and steer people to make better decisions about their well-being.
Special issue of the APA journal Health Psychology, Vol.
understanding behavioral and contextual factors for health and illness• A good internship at a medical clinic or community center, for example, can provide experience in clinical subspecialties in health psychology and potentially increase job opportunities after graduation.
The primary goal of this program is to train outstanding research scientists in the biopsychosocial determinants of physical and mental health and how to design and evaluate interventions to improve the physical and mental health of individuals, families, and communities.