- 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 fieldSusan A. Everson-Rose, MPH, PhD, Department of Preventative Medicine, Rush aPresbyterianaSt. Lukea#39;s Medical Center, Chicago Craig K.Ewart, PhD, Centerfor Health and Behavior, Syracuse University Perry G. Fine, MD, School of anbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Health Psychology|
|Author||:||Alan J. Christensen, René Martin, Joshua Morrison Smyth|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2014-01-16|