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4 edition of Psychosocial and Behavioral Aspects of Medicine found in the catalog.

Psychosocial and Behavioral Aspects of Medicine

by Hanno W Kirk

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Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clinical psychology,
  • Psychiatric nursing,
  • Mental Health,
  • General,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Physician & Patient,
  • Family & General Practice,
  • Psychiatry - General,
  • Medical / Allied Health Services / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9445786M
    ISBN 100781727006
    ISBN 109780781727006

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Chapters that I thought were extremely well done were: what is the psychosocial perspective, basic counseling and communication skills, chemical and behavioral addictions, and challenging patients.

I would highly recommend this book to college students, Physician Assistant students, and medical students. A/5(3). Editorial Reviews. Reviewer: Michael G Kavan, Ph.D.(Creighton University Medical Center) Description: This book provides an overview of psychosocial, behavioral, cultural, and sociopolitical factors important in the delivery and practice of healthcare.

Purpose: According to the authors, the purpose is to raise the self-awareness of healthcare providers regarding the importance of psychosocial Price: $   Buy a cheap copy of Psychosocial and Behavioral Aspects of book by Hanno W.

Kirk. This enlightening resource enables health care providers to look beyond physical symptoms to the psychosocial effects of illness on patients for improved Free shipping over $ The text covers the conceptual framework for the elements of the psychosocial perspective, including communication skills and self care guidelines; recognition and treatment of specific patient populations, including special management problems of treating patients with particularly challenging disorders; and ways in which complementary and alternative medicine, and social, political, and ethical issues affect.

The authors illustrate how organizations can save money and improve the health and wellbeing of their employees by using a psychological disability management approach in the treatment and accommodation of mental illness by: 4. The Behavioral and Social Sciences and the Practice of Medicine: The Psychiatric Foundations of Medicine compiles the contributions of all disciplines that are relevant to the behavioral, psychological, social, and humanistic aspects of medicine, including the contributions of clinical psychiatry that constitute an integral part of the healing art and science of Edition: 1.

Psychosocial and Behavioral Aspects of Medicine: : Hanno W. Kirk, Jo A. Weisbrod, Kay A. Ericson: Books/5(3). Psychosocial impact is defined as the effect caused by environmental and/or biological factors on individual’s social and/or psychological aspects.

Several psychiatric disorders may affect psychological and social aspects of individual’s lives. The relationship between psychological factors and the physical body can be influenced by social factors, the effects of which are mediated through psychological understanding.

Examples of psychosocial factors include social support, loneliness, marriage status, social disruption, bereavement, work environment, social status, and social. Anthony L.

Rostain, M.D., is Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and is Director of Education for the Department of Psychiatry, which includes oversight of the medical student and residency programs/5(8).

New Directions in Organizational Psychology and Behavioral Medicine, comprehensively covers new developments in the field of occupational health psychology and provides insight into the many challenges that will change the nature of occupational health by: 1.

A significant body of research shows that the psychological and social stressors reviewed in Chapter 1—such as depression and other mental health problems, limited financial and other material resources, and inadequate social support—are associated with increased morbidity and mortality and decreased functional status.

These effects have been documented both for health generally (House et Author: Nancy E Adler, Ann Ek Page, Families in a Community Setting. To engage students and promote insight, PSYCHOSOCIAL ASPECTS OF HEALTHCARE, 3/e relies on real-life student journal entries from multiple disciplines.

A current, evidence-based, extensive literature review forms the core of the text, connecting theory to practice. Medical and Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability, Fifth Edition helps students and counselors with little to no medical background better understand manifestations of common chronic illnesses and disabilities that their clients experience.5/5(1).

Psychology Books. These books are highly recommended resources for clinicians who work in clinical psychology, health psychology, or behavioral medicine settings. Adult Learning Disabilities and ADHD: Research-Informed Assessment (Oxford Workshop Series: American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology).

• Psychosocial health encompasses the mental, emotional, social, and spiritual dimensions of what it means to be healthy. • Psychosocial health is the result of complex interaction between a person’s history and his or her thoughts about and interpretations of the past and what the past means to the present.

Stephen N. Haynes, in Handbook of Psychological Assessment (Third Edition), THE STATUS OF BEHAVIORAL ASSESSMENT. Behavioral assessment is a rapidly evolving area of research and application. Indices of its status include the proliferation of books, published articles, symposia, and presentations at scientific conventions that focus on behavioral assessment.

Psychological interventions for BN are well established with cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and interpersonal therapy, having similar outcomes at 9 months follow-up 8 and the transdiagnostic approach also showing good results, 3 and for most people the impact of ceasing both bingeing and compensatory behaviors on their weight is that it.

A number of psychosocial theories have been developed to predict, explain, and change health behaviors. In this article, six widely used theories are discussed in turn and then compared.

ences in medical training (General Medical Council, ). This rests on a wealth of research evidence that psychological factors are important in many aspects of physical and mental health – as you will see throughout the course of this textbook.

Yet it has been our experience that there are a number of barriers to medical students. Handbook of Behavioral Medicine Methods and Applications Andrew Steptoe, Editor. From assessment technologies to clinical trials, and from the biobehavioral to the psychosocial, behavioral medicine continues to diversify.Four Psychosocial Theories and Their Application to Patient Education and Clinical Practice Virginia M.

Gonzalez, Jean Goeppinger, and Kate Lorig Although the development of theoretically based and empirically verified practice guidelines is now possi- ble, some health education practice still remains un- informed by this research-based by: Handbook of Behavioral Medicine presents a comprehensive overview of the current use of behavioral science techniques in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of various health related disorders.

Features contributions from a variety of internationally recognized experts in behavioral medicine and related fields Includes authors from education, social work, and physical therapy Addresses.