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Author Rodham, Karen, 1970-

Title Health psychology / Karen Rodham
Published New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  616.0019 Rod/Hps  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 213 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Series Palgrave insights in psychology
Palgrave insights in psychology.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Introduction &--Overview -- What is Health Psychology? -- SECTION ONE: HEALTH BEHAVIOUR -- What is Health Behaviour? -- Influences on Health Behaviour? -- Explaining Health Behaviour: Cognitive Models -- SECTION TWO: HEALTH PROMOTION -- What is Health Promotion? -- How is Health Promotion evaluated? -- SECTION THREE: EXAMPLES_OF HEALTH ISSUES IN_PSYCHOLOGY -- Stress -- Coping with Stress -- Eating Behaviour -- Treating/Managing Anorexia, Bulimia, Obesity
Summary "This introduction to health psychology is an invaluable resource for students looking to go beyond the basics in their studies. It includes sections on the influences of health behaviour and approaches to health promotion, as well as providing an overview of key health issues such as stress and eating disorders"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Clinical health psychology.
Health Behavior.
Health Promotion.
Mental Health.
LC no. 2010032638
ISBN 9780230249455 paperback
0230249450 paperback