Health Psychology Class I Introduction-1

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 10/4/11 Health Psychology PSY 382 Introduction
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10/4/11 Health Psychology What is Psychology? Health Psychology: - exciting and relatively new field devoted to the application of psychological principles and research to the enhancement of health, and the prevention and treatment of illness.
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10/4/11 Course Outline § Importance of health psychology, fields within health psychology,
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Unformatted text preview: research related to health psychology. § Stress and the interplay between mental and physical health 10/4/11 Course Outline § Psychological factors in relation to how health care is delivered and who is being treated § Psychological factors related to chronic and specific diseases § Ex. pain, cardiovascular disease, HIV and AIDS...
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This note was uploaded on 10/04/2011 for the course DEPARTMENT 382 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Syracuse.

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