Psychological HealthJuly 28, 2016 – 10:31 am

Psychological Health

Are you living the life you want, NOW? Not tomorrow, not next week, but NOW is the time to live the life that you want. Too many people put off the life that they want until…the money is right, the kids are grown, they have the right people in their corner, the list can go on and on. But tomorrow may never come, the conditions may never be perfect. So start now! Just a few simple steps today and can get you on the path to your Best Life and a happier…

Health Psychology Impact FactorJuly 20, 2016 – 09:14 am

Health Psychology Impact Factor

Health Psychology Health Psychology is a scholarly journal devoted to understanding the scientific relations among psychological factors, behavior and physical health and illness. Health Psychology is the official scientific publication of Division 38 (Health Psychology) of the American Psychological Association (APA). The readership is broad with respect to discipline, background, interests, and specializations. The main emphasis of the journal is…

What is Clinical Health Psychology?July 19, 2016 – 09:12 am

What is Clinical Health Psychology?

Clinical health psychologists use scientific knowledge to determine the relationship between physical health and behavior. They consider biological, social, and cognitive factors when assessing patients. These psychologists, in addition to evaluating and treating the symptoms of individual patients, may also work educating larger groups of people and teach them about physiological elements of health. Community education on health issues, such as teen…

Health Psychology ProgramsJuly 14, 2016 – 08:42 am

Health Psychology Programs

About the Program Overview 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…

Empirical Psychology ArticlesJuly 5, 2016 – 07:57 am

Empirical Psychology Articles

To locate empirical research articles in psychology, use the PsycINFO database. Click this PsycINFO link to get there directly. To access the PsycINFO database from the library homepage Click on the Article Databases tab Click on the letter P, and scroll down to find PsycINFO in the list. Select the link. If necessary, enter your WSU AccessID and Password in the EZProxy screen. When you get to the PsycINFO database, click on the ADVANCED SEARCH link…

Health Psychology TaylorJuly 2, 2016 – 07:50 am

Health Psychology Taylor

Shelley Taylor, University of California, Los Angeles Health Psychology, 5/e by Shelley Taylor, one of the foremost researchers in health psychology, has been thoroughly revised to incorporate the latest research findings in the field. This edition offers a new design, increased pedagogy and a more concise presentation. The result is a text that conveys the increasing sophistication and complexity of the field in a manner that is accessible and exciting…

Health Psychology a Biopsychosocial ApproachJune 30, 2016 – 07:35 am

Health Psychology a Biopsychosocial Approach

Do be honest Talk candidly with your physician. Approximately 60% of visits to a physician have a significant psychological or behavioral component. Talk honestly with your physician about stressors in your life as well as your personal habits or health related behaviors. It all relates to your overall health status and it is important for your physician to be aware of all your risk factors in order to address them properly. Do find integrated health…