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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 person’s 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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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course HLTH 285 taught by Professor Manning during the Fall '07 term at Maryland.
- Fall '07
- mental health