Encyclopedia of Health Psychology

Encyclopedia of Health Psychology

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- Not only is Health Psychology, a field that focuses on the promotion and maintenance of both physical and mental health, a rapidly growing area of interest, but it is also a field that draws on and contributes to the other varied fields of psychology, medicine, nursing, sociology, anthropology, among others. - Provides a relatively comprehensive and accesible overview of the central concepts, issues, conditions and terms that comprise the broad discipline of health psychology - Covers more than 200 contributions by more than 150 of the leading researchers, educators, and practitioners in the fieldTRAINING OF CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGISTS To be licensed as a clinical psychologist, a person must have earned a doctoral degree (including a year- long internship) and completed an additional year or more of supervised professionalanbsp;...

Title:Encyclopedia of Health Psychology
Author: Alan J. Christensen, René Martin, Joshua Morrison Smyth
Publisher:Springer Science & Business Media - 2014-01-16


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