Comprehensive Handbook of Clinical Health Psychology (2007, Hardcover)
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- SynopsisBringing together an international group of experts from across all health-related disciplines, Comprehensive Handbook of Clinical Health Psychology bridges the gap between health psychology and medicine to provide you with the up-to-date and relevant information and strategies you need to address both the physical and mental health care needs of your clients. Written in an accessible, reader-friendly manner, this reference covers the conditions and trends that have become most prevalent in the field of health psychology today.,Chapters: Kitsune Maison Compilation 8, Kitsune Maison Compilation 7, Gildas,Comprehensive Handbook of Clinical Health Psychology provides the information and strategies professionals need to meet both the physical and mental health care needs of their clients.,Incorporating a consistent format across chapters, the authors provide background information on the psychological aspects of frequently treated health problems. The book also provides guidance on how to apply health psychology research and techniques to make decisions and modify behavior.
- Number Of Pages504 pages
- Publication Date2007-11-09
- PublisherWiley & Sons, Incorporated, John
- Copyright Date2008
- Weight36.1 Oz
- Height1.5 In.
- Width7.2 In.
- Length10.1 In.
- GroupScholarly & Professional
- LC Classification NumberR726.7.C64 2008
- Dewey Decimal616.001/9
- Dewey Edition22
- Edited byBret A. Boyer,M. Indira Paharia
Table Of Content
- Table Of ContentPart One. Foundations. Chapter 1. Theoretical Models of Health Psychology and the Model for Integrating Medicine and Psychology. Bret A. Boyer, Ph.D. Chapter 2. Insurance, Managed Care and Integrated Primary Care. M. Indira Paharia, Psy.D., M.B.A., M.S. Part Two. Prevention. Chapter 3. Chronic Disease Prevention. M. Indira Paharia, Psy.D., M.B.A., M.S. Chapter 4. Obesity. M. Indira Paharia, Psy.D., M.B.A., M.S. Larina Kase, Psy.D., M.B.A. Chapter 5. Tobacco Cessation. M. Indira Paharia, Psy.D., M.B.A., M.S. Part Three. Common Disease States. Chapter 6. Cardiovascular Disease Albert J. Bellg, Ph.D. Chapter 7. Cancer. Allyson B. Moadel, Ph.D. Melanie S. Harris, Ph.D. Chapter 8. Diabetes. Bret A. Boyer, Ph.D. Chapter 9. HIV/AIDS Lynda M. Sagrestano, Ph.D. Amy Rogers, Ph.D. Arron Service, Ph.D. Chapter 10. Spinal Cord Injury. Elizabeth J. Richardson, M.A. J. Scott Richards, Ph.D., ABPP Bret A. Boyer, Ph.D. Chapter 11. Asthma. Daphne Koinis Mitchell, Ph.D. Elizabeth McQuaid, Ph.D. Chapter 12. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Kirk Stucky, Psy.D. Jeffrey Greenblatt, M.D., M.B.A. Chapter 13. End Stage Renal Disease. Allan John Goody, M.D. Nicole Monserrate, M.D. Anu Bodetti, M.D. Chapter 14. Inflammatory Bowel Disease & Liver Disease. Kevin A. Hommel, Ph.D. Part Four. Special Topics. Chapter 15. Chronic Pain. John D. Otis, Ph.D. Donna B. Pincus, Ph.D. Chapter 16. Pediatric Psychology. Lamia P. Barakat. Bret A. Boyer, Ph.D. Chapter 17. Substance Abuse in Medical Settings. Allison Dorlen Pastor, Ph.D. Aparna Kalbag-Buddhikot, Ph.D. Adam Brooks, Ph.D. Chapter 18. Sexual and Reproductive Health of Men and Women. William R. Stayton, MDiv, ThD, PhD. Debra W. Haffner, MDiv, MPH. Susan S. McNiff, PhD, LPC, NBCC.
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- jspence81Oct 09, 2008by
A must have handbook!
This book is easy to read but very informative. This book should be read by psychologists and medical professionals alike. It's the best on the market right now.