Psychology Jobs OutlookApril 2, 2016 – 09:41 pm

Psychology Jobs Outlook

According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook , job growth for psychologists is expected to increase at an average rate over the next decade. Jobs are expected to grow by about 12 percent through the year 2018, which is the average growth rate predicted for all occupations. The increased demand for psychological services in hospitals, schools, social service agencies, mental health centers, substance abuse treatment clinics and private companies…

Health Psychology ReviewMarch 30, 2016 – 09:25 pm

Health Psychology Review

Publisher: European Health Psychology Society, Taylor & Francis (Routledge) Journal description Health Psychology Review (HPR) is a landmark publication - the first review journal in the important and growing discipline of health psychology. This new international forum, edited by a highly respected team, will provide a leading environment for review, theory, and conceptual development. HPR will contribute to the advancement of the discipline…

Health Psychology TopicsMarch 16, 2016 – 07:06 pm

Health Psychology Topics

Ah, another year draws to a close, and we here at Psych Central are making our lists and checking them twice. No, wait, that was last week. This week, we’re just making lists (no, we don’t have OCD). It’s been another record-breaking year here at Psych Central, as we now see more than 2 million people each month visit our sites and self-help support groups. They come here not only to learn about a mental health concern, but also about common psychological…

Journal of HealthFebruary 29, 2016 – 04:28 pm

Journal of Health

(JHCPU) is a peer-reviewed journal focusing on contemporary health care issues of medically underserved communities. JHCPU addresses such diverse areas as health care access, quality, costs, legislation, regulations, health promotion, and disease prevention from a North American, Central American, Caribbean, and sub-Saharan African perspective. Regular features include research papers and reports, literature reviews, policy analyses, and evaluations…

Topics in Health PsychologyFebruary 28, 2016 – 04:26 pm

Topics in Health Psychology

Are you looking for a research topic centered on health psychology for a paper, experiment, or other class project? Health psychology is a rapidly growing subfield focused on the psychological factors that influence health and wellness. The following are just a few different topics that you might want to explore: Explore some of the psychological strategies that can help people adhere to a diet and exercise program. Is there any one strategy that…

Behavioral Health PsychologyFebruary 21, 2016 – 03:10 pm

Behavioral Health Psychology

The terms behavioral health and mental health are often used interchangeably. But, do they really mean the same thing? I ve made two short lists below as I ve tried to work out what s good, and not so good, about the term behavioral health,and am very curious to hear what you think. Three things I like about the term behavioral health: -It s a way of being inclusive. Behavioral health includes not only ways of promoting well-being by preventing…

Psychology Jobs in UtahFebruary 15, 2016 – 02:19 pm

Psychology Jobs in Utah

If you plan to learn and practice psychology in the “Beehive State, ” there are a few things you should know. The industry outlook is considered below average when compared with other states, but the Utah Department of Workforce Statistics estimates that healthcare jobs in general are growing at an annual rate of 1%. If you gain the appropriate experience and education, you should have a fair chance of finding a job. A psychologist works hard to help…