Listening MusicOctober 14, 2016 – 11:38 am

Listening Music

We are deeply, deeply sorry to say that due to licensing constraints, we can no longer allow access to Pandora for listeners located outside of the U.S., Australia and New Zealand. We will continue to work diligently to realize the vision of a truly global Pandora, but for the time being we are required to restrict its use. We are very sad to have to do this, but there is no other alternative. If you have been using Pandora, we will keep a record…

Psychology News TodaySeptember 30, 2016 – 08:01 am

Psychology News Today

Psychology / Psychiatry News from Medical News Today

Health HeartSeptember 10, 2016 – 07:29 pm

Health Heart

Eating a heart-healthy diet doesn’t mean that you’re doomed to a life of plain salads. In What Would Cathy Eat, heart disease survivor Cathy Elton shares heart-healthy recipes that are good for you — and that actually taste good, too. After discovering that one of her arteries was 90 percent blocked at age 44, Elton knew she had to change her eating habits. Nutritionists recommended a diet of broiled chicken with a side of steamed broccoli. A few…

Health Psychology Masters ProgramsAugust 30, 2016 – 03:07 pm

Health Psychology Masters Programs

How does physical health affect one’s state of mind? In what ways does the brain influence illness? How closely linked are mental and physical wellness? These are the questions at the heart of health psychology—a rapidly growing field in need of professionals to provide psychological services to those with medical illness. University of the Sciences of Philadelphia is one of the only master’s programs in the country with a curriculum focused specifically…

Careers in Health PsychologyAugust 29, 2016 – 03:07 pm

Careers in Health Psychology

Health psychologists specialize in psychological, physical, and environmental factors that affect physical and mental health. The following summary will provide a simple overview of career education requirements and a few duties of health psychologists. What Do Health Psychologists Do? Health psychologists have many job responsibilities. Specific responsibilities typically depend on specialties and work environments. Some health psychologists assist…

Clinical Health PsychologyAugust 28, 2016 – 02:50 pm

Clinical Health Psychology

Specialty certification in Clinical Health Psychology by the American Board of Clinical Health Psychology (ABCHP), a member specialty board of the American Board of Professional Psychology (ABPP), is a process which verifies the education, training, and experience requisite to the specialty. Having met these requirements, the candidate must pass an examination administered by the ABCHP designed to allow the psychologist to demonstrate the defining…

UCLA Health PsychologyAugust 25, 2016 – 01:34 pm

UCLA Health Psychology

The goal of our program is to produce outstanding research scientists whose major focus is on the intersection of psychological processes and physical health and disease. More specifically, our program provides training in the development and use of basic theories and research findings in psychology to elucidate issues in physical and mental health and their interrelationship through studies in lab, community and health settings. Research training…