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Unformatted text preview: The mind-body connection o Psychosomatic illness Conditions that have a mind and body component o Placebo effect Created by a persons belief that they will benefit from an intervention o Nocebo effect Causation of sickness and death by expectations of negative outcomes o Psychoneuroimmunology Complex communication between the nervous system, the psyche, and the immune system and their implications for health...
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- Fall '07
- mental health