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ISE Health Psychology

11th Edition
126057539X · 9781260575392
Since the first edition was published in 1986, Health Psychology has helped thousands of college students learn how to maintain their health and guard against illness. The goal of this book has always been to make research accessible in a way that in… Read More
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PART ONE - INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY

 1 - What Is Health Psychology?

2 - The Systems of the Body

PART TWO - HEALTH BEHAVIOR AND PRIMARY PREVENTION

3 - Health Behaviors

4 - Health-Promoting Behaviors

5 - Health-Compromising Behaviors

PART THREE - STRESS AND COPING

 6 - Stress

7 – Coping, Resilience, and Social Support

PART FOUR – SEEKING AND USING HEALTH CARE SERVICES

8 - Using Health Services

9 – Patients, Providers, and Treatments

10 - The Management of Pain and Discomfort

PART FIVE - MANAGEMENT OF CHRONIC AND TERMINAL ILLNESS

 11 - Management of Chronic Illness

12 - Psychological Issues in Advancing and Terminal Illness

13 - Heart Disease, Hypertension, Stroke, and Type II Diabetes

14 - Psychoneuroimmunology and Immune-Related Disorders?

PART SIX - TOWARD THE FUTURE

15 - Health Psychology: Challenges for the Future

Since the first edition was published in 1986, Health Psychology has helped thousands of college students learn how to maintain their health and guard against illness. The goal of this book has always been to make research accessible in a way that integrates theory with practical applications so that people can lead healthier lives. The importance of social relationships, health behaviors, and co-management of health and illness are themes that are woven throughout the text. The Connect course for this offering includes SmartBook, an adaptive reading and study experience which guides students to master, recall, and apply key concepts while providing automatically-graded assessments.   

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