Mental Health Counselor VS PsychologistAugust 20, 2019 – 09:46 am

Mental Health Counselor VS Psychologist

There are a lot of similarities between marriage and family therapists and clinical or mental health counselors - so many, in fact, that the Bureau of Labor Statistics groups the two together. Both are master s level mental health professionals. Both are qualified to diagnose and treat mental conditions. Professional Counseling developed from guidance counseling while MFT grew from psychology. ~ University of Oregon However, marriage and family therapy…

Masters in Health Psychology ProgramsJune 21, 2019 – 09:20 am

Masters in Health Psychology Programs

Health psychology is the field which studies how health is affected by psychological, behavioral, cultural and other factors, and how psychological approaches can be utilized to enhance health. Those interested in graduate education in this field can pursue a master s or doctoral degree, offered on-campus and online by major colleges and universities. Two-year master s curricula cover theoretical and methodological foundations, psychopathology and…

Health Psychology Doctoral ProgramsJune 9, 2019 – 09:17 am

Health Psychology Doctoral Programs

Health Psychology at Rutgers is an intradisciplinary program for training Psychology graduate students, who are enrolled in one of the four Psychology Doctoral Programs, in the conduct of research concerning physical health and disease. The emphasis is on theoretically-based empirical research aimed at increasing understanding of the mechanisms underlying the reciprocal relationships linking psychological/behavioral factors to physical health outcomes…

Bluegrass Health PsychologyMay 22, 2019 – 09:11 am

Bluegrass Health Psychology

The newest doctoral degree program at Eastern Kentucky University will address a significant health care void, particularly in rural Kentucky. The University’s newly-approved Psy.D. program in Clinical Psychology, designed to prepare psychology practitioners, will focus on preparing practitioners to work in underserved rural areas when it launches in Fall 2015 ( pending SACS approval ). The curriculum will provide opportunities for specialized training…

Health Psychology ArticlesMarch 23, 2019 – 08:45 am

Health Psychology Articles

Being a pharmacist, you may think I would always suggest a bottle of something for what ails you. However, first and foremost, I believe in the “do no harm” motto when it comes to healthcare. To me, that means to first try the least invasive route to feeling your best as possible, like a stress-preventing measure, special diet, or exercise program before popping a “magic pill.” Lifestyle changes can help prevent adverse effects and interactions associated…

Mental Health FieldFebruary 27, 2019 – 08:39 am

Mental Health Field

Mental health professionals provide services on a wide variety of levels. Despite this fact, these individuals share the goal of helping their clients achieve mental, emotional, and behavioral balance. To learn more about several popular careers in the mental health field, continue reading. Schools offering . Mental Health Counselors Mental health counselors are licensed professionals who work with individuals and groups to treat various mental and…

Effects of MusicFebruary 9, 2019 – 08:34 am

Effects of Music

Music is one of the few activities that involves using the whole brain. It is intrinsic to all cultures and has surprising benefits not only for learning language, improving memory and focusing attention, but also for physical coordination and development. Not all types of music have favourable effects. Music can be distracting if it s too loud or too jarring, or if it competes for our attention with what we re trying to do. But for the most part…