Health Psychology a Cultural ApproachAugust 5, 2011 – 03:55 pm

Health Psychology a Cultural Approach

With a conversational style that conveys the excitement, research base, and real-world applications of the field, Regan A. R. Gurung introduces students to health psychology with an integrated cultural perspective. commendable goal of being comprehensive yet extremely accessible. Gurung focuses on key determinants of behavior, such as family, ethnicity, and religion, which are not always highlighted in health psychology books. Packed with the most…

Stephen BehnkeNovember 25, 2013 – 03:49 pm

Stephen Behnke

Stephen Behnke is the Ethics Director at the American Psychological Association. Previously he was_an_instructor in psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. He was also chief psychologist on the Day Hospital Unit of the Massachusetts Mental Health Center. He received his J.D. from Yale Law School and a Ph.D. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Dr. Behnke has published on the criminal responsibility of individuals…

Health Psychology PHD ProgramsFebruary 6, 2015 – 02:29 pm

Health Psychology PHD Programs

Education & Training Clinical Health Psychology Doctoral Training Programs As you search for programs that match your interests and needs, you are encouraged to review FAQs: How to Decide on a Training Program and the Research Competencies to help ensure that you will find a program that is a good fit for your interests and needs. The listing of clinical training programs in the table below are all members of the Council of Clinical Health…

Jobs in Psychology SalaryJune 3, 2015 – 04:49 pm

Jobs in Psychology Salary

A career in psychology can provide a lifetime of rewards. Your psychologist mind is probably saying that the most important are the intangibles that come from the positive impact you get to have on peoples’ lives. We agree with you. But what about your salary as a psychologist? Let’s look at a few stats. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2012, which is the latest reported median pay for psychologists on their website, a psychologist…

Clinical Health Psychology PHD ProgramsSeptember 17, 2013 – 12:18 pm

Clinical Health Psychology PHD Programs

Students who aspire to conduct clinically-informed research on issues pertaining to behavioral factors in the etiology, treatment, and prevention of disease may apply for admission to both the Clinical and Biological and Health Psychology programs. Such students gain a thorough grounding in the theories and methods of clinical psychology (principles of behavior, psychological assessment, and behavior change), as well as the biobehavioral bases of…

Psychology Mental HealthJuly 18, 2012 – 01:51 pm

Psychology Mental Health

Life is full of frustration and difficult times. Most adults will usually have to deal with such things as balancing family and career life, and paying bills that they can’t afford. These stressful times can be very hard to get through and extremely overwhelming for some. Not coping with this type of stress in a healthy manner, however, can lead to mental and emotional strain. Mental health counseling can be used to pull some people out of their mental…

Health Psychology Graduate SchoolsMay 19, 2015 – 01:39 pm

Health Psychology Graduate Schools

Degree programs in health psychology can lead to a Master of Science or Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), with the latter available at Stanford University. A Ph.D. program is offered at Stanford University. 1. Stanford University in Stanford, CA School Highlight: Stanford is flush with research centers, like the Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity, Morrison Institute for Population and Resource Studies, and the Stanford Humanities Center…