Definition of Health PsychologyMay 14, 2016 – 02:58 am

Definition of Health Psychology

Talk to Americans about health and the topic generally switches—immediately—to health care. It makes sense. Health care is our Titanic. In what other country do you spend 18% of your total economy on a crazy, dysfunctional system which ranks you 50th in the world for lifespan (according to the CIA). In the U.S. we have a “system” where appendectomies in the same market can cost $1, 500 or $183, , and debt collectors sit interviewing patients in ERs…

Health Psychology Shelley TaylorMay 11, 2016 – 02:45 am

Health Psychology Shelley Taylor

Health Psychology, 8/e Shelley E. Taylor, UNIV OF CALIF-LOS ANGELES ISBN: Copyright year: 2012 The eighth edition of Health Psychology highlights health issues that face the college student and his or her family through both accessible research examples and profiles of interventions. It also highlights health issues relevant to the college student’s immediate and global environment with both accessible research examples and profiles of interventions…

Public Health PsychologyMay 9, 2016 – 02:44 am

Public Health Psychology

The Global Public Health/Applied Psychology major provides interdisciplinary training that bridges psychological theory, research, and practice with public health principles with the goal of improving health outcomes among diverse populations. The major links to the mission of the Department of Applied Psychology - to prepare students both to understand and to intervene in human development across contexts and cultures. A hallmark of the curriculum…

Health Psychology JobsMay 6, 2016 – 02:31 am

Health Psychology Jobs

The Spectrum Health System in Grand Rapids, Michigan is seeking three (3) psychologists to join our dynamic Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine team. These newly created positions will focus on evidence-based clinical service provision in integrated care environments. We are open to considering psychologists from several specialties, including (a) clinical health psychology – especially women’s health or bariatrics (b) pediatric/child/adolescent psychology…

Jobs in Health PsychologyApril 6, 2016 – 10:35 pm

Jobs in Health Psychology

Love psychology? Love studying Health? Health Psychology will be a great fit for you! 1) Stand Out to graduate schools and employers with a unique education that combines psychology with health fields (biology, health science, nutrition) •· Having an emphasis in your psychology major communicates that you have direction, are motivated and hard working, which is what graduate schools and employers are looking for •· There are over 60 graduate programs…

Health Psychology InternshipsApril 4, 2016 – 10:02 pm

Health Psychology Internships

You are here: Home » Professional Training » Psychology Pre-Doctoral Internships » Psychology Internship Welcome Thank you for your interest in the APA accredited Psychology internship program at Cherokee Health Systems (CHS). The primary goal of the internship is to provide an intensive and diverse clinical training experience within a community health setting. CHS’s progressive and broad-based health services and longstanding commitment to training…

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…