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…

Jobs in Mental Health FieldJune 27, 2016 – 07:33 am

Jobs in Mental Health Field

If you are a person who loves to help people and who appreciates the health industry, the mental health field has many job openings in this field, which are available right here to look through. The mental health industry is diverse, eclectic, and full of different opportunities. Become a mental health clinical manager, mental health education supervisor, or behavioral health technician, and focus on effectiveness and helpfulness of your clinic or…

Psychological Health AffiliateJune 12, 2016 – 05:25 am

Psychological Health Affiliate

Telehealth CounselingCounseling Services From Your Home Many individuals, especially those living in rural Maine, find it difficult to connect with the professionals they need. Fortunately, technology has allowed us to over come this obstacle with the arrival of Telehealth Counseling. What is Telehealth Counseling? Telehealth counseling is a counseling session through the phone or through the computer via Skype. It can be done from the comfort of…

Clinical Health Psychology Graduate ProgramsJune 7, 2016 – 05:14 am

Clinical Health Psychology Graduate Programs

The Clinical Health Psychology program is currently inactive and will no longer accept students. The Clinical Health Psychology program is accredited by the American Psychological Association as a program in clinical psychology. The program is designed to prepare students to work as clinical researchers and practitioners in health care settings. The program provides broad and general training in the foundations of psychology and in clinical psychology…

Cognitive Psychology JobsMay 19, 2016 – 03:19 am

Cognitive Psychology Jobs

Caracterdesign / Getty Images What Is Cognitive Psychology? Cognitive psychology is concerned with how people acquire, process and store information. Major areas of interest in cognitive psychology include language, attention, memory, decision-making and problem-solving. Cognitive psychology has many practical applications. For example, cognitive principles are often used in the creation of educational curriculum and software design. What Do Cognitive…

Community Health PsychologyMay 18, 2016 – 03:16 am

Community Health Psychology

Community health psychology is concerned with the theory and method of working with communities to combat disease and to promote health. This introductory article outlines key assumptions and debates underlying this area of research and practice—in the interests of framing the papers in this special edition of the Journal of Health Psychology . Attention is given to the value of emphasizing the community level of analysis and action; the role of collective…