Foundations of Health Service Psychology

Foundations of Health Service Psychology
  • Author : Timothy P. Melchert
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 April 2020
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Foundations of Health Service Psychology 2e describes a comprehensive science-based approach to the clinical practice of psychology. It systematically applies scientific advances in understanding human psychology to updating the conceptual frameworks used for education, practice, and research in health service psychology. This new edition includes significant elaboration on recent research. Neural and behavioral science research regarding many aspects of cognition, emotion, and behavior has strengthened substantially over the past decade as has the role of evolutionary theory for understanding why

Foundations of Professional Psychology

Foundations of Professional Psychology
  • Author : Timothy P. Melchert
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 17 October 2021
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Recent advances in the scientific understanding of the human mind and brain along with the emphases on evidence-based practice and competency-based education are creating increasing pressures to update some of the traditional approaches to structuring and organizing education and practice in the field. There have also been many calls in recent years for a unified approach to conceptualizing professional practice in psychology. This book examines whether there exists a unified conceptual framework for the field that is firmly based on

Foundations of Health Service Psychology

Foundations of Health Service Psychology
  • Author : Timothy P. Melchert
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 28 April 2020
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Foundations of Health Service Psychology 2e describes a comprehensive science-based approach to the clinical practice of psychology. It systematically applies scientific advances in understanding human psychology to updating the conceptual frameworks used for education, practice, and research in health service psychology. This new edition includes significant elaboration on recent research. Neural and behavioral science research regarding many aspects of cognition, emotion, and behavior has strengthened substantially over the past decade as has the role of evolutionary theory for understanding why

Foundations of Health Psychology

Foundations of Health Psychology
  • Author : Howard S. Friedman,Roxane Cohen Silver
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 31 August 2006
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Health psychology is the scientific study of psychological processes related to health and health care. Although the field is only 25 years old, it has burgeoned into a major scientific and clinical discipline. Health psychology has excellent scientific journals, thousands of scientists and practitioners, and many students. Yet, there has not been a sufficient statement or explication of the foundational concepts upon which this flourishing field is built. Foundations of Health Psychology brings together top experts to provide a much-needed conceptual

Social Psychological Foundations of Health and Illness

Social Psychological Foundations of Health and Illness
  • Author : Jerry Suls,Kenneth A. Wallston
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 April 2008
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Social Psychological Foundations of Health and Illness is a summary of current research in social-health psychology. The chapters, written by distinguished leaders in the field, provide brief surveys of classic developments in each area of study followed by extended discussion of the authors’ research programs. Includes state-of-the-art descriptions of new findings and theories concerning social aspects of physical health and illness. Discusses virtually all of the major topics studied in the contemporary field of social-health psychology. Contains chapters written by

Foundations of Behavioral Health

Foundations of Behavioral Health
  • Author : Bruce Lubotsky Levin,Ardis Hanson
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 29 June 2019
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This comprehensive book examines the organization, financing, delivery, and outcomes of behavioral health (i.e., alcohol, drug abuse, and mental health) services from both U.S. and global perspectives. Addressing the need for more integrative and collaborative approaches in public health and behavioral health initiatives, the book covers the fundamental issues in behavioral health, including epidemiology, insurance and financing, health inequities, implementation sciences, lifespan issues, cultural responsiveness, and policy. Featuring insightful research from scholars in an interdisciplinary range of academic

Foundations of Mental Health Care5

Foundations of Mental Health Care5
  • Author : Michelle Morrison-Valfre
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 26 September 2012
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Increase your awareness and understanding of a holistic view of mental health care with this book for nurses and other health care professionals. Each chapter covers a specific psychological or psychosocial problem as well as the most current interventions and treatments. This edition features full-color illustrations, updated drug information, and a chapter on complementary and alternative therapies, in addition to more case studies to help you apply the content to real life. This solid background in mental health is just

Social Psychological Foundations of Clinical Psychology

Social Psychological Foundations of Clinical Psychology
  • Author : James E. Maddux,June Price Tangney
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 14 April 2011
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Uniquely integrative and authoritative, this volume explores how advances in social psychology can deepen understanding and improve treatment of clinical problems. The role of basic psychological processes in mental health and disorder is examined by leading experts in social, clinical, and counseling psychology. Chapters present cutting-edge research on self and identity, self-regulation, interpersonal processes, social cognition, and emotion. The volume identifies specific ways that social psychology concepts, findings, and research methods can inform clinical assessment and diagnosis, as well as

Foundations of Psychological Testing

Foundations of Psychological Testing
  • Author : Leslie A. Miller,Robert L. Lovler
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 20 December 2018
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Foundations of Psychological Testing: A Practical Approach by Leslie A. Miller and Robert L. Lovler presents a clear introduction to the basics of psychological testing as well as psychometrics and statistics. Aligned with the 2014 Standards for Educational and Psychological Testing, this practical book includes discussion of foundational concepts and issues using real-life examples and situations that students will easily recognize, relate to, and find interesting. A variety of pedagogical tools furthers the conceptual understanding needed for effective use of tests

Foundations of Clinical and Counseling Psychology

Foundations of Clinical and Counseling Psychology
  • Author : Judith Todd,Arthur C. Bohart
  • Publisher : Waveland Press
  • Release : 30 December 2005
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Written from an eclectic, integrative point of view, this authoritative yet accessible text equips students and practitioners with theoretical and empirical knowledge of different psychotherapy and counseling approaches. Todd and Bohart, who together have a total of sixty years of experience teaching clinical psychology courses, offer a clear, understandable view of how each theoretical perspective regards the person, the persons problems, and how to help the person change. The fourth edition retains the psychotherapy and history components from previous editions

Foundations of Health Information Management - E-Book

Foundations of Health Information Management - E-Book
  • Author : Nadinia A. Davis,Melissa LaCour
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 20 January 2016
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Foundations of Health Information Management, 4th Edition is an absolute must for any student beginning a career in HIM. Balancing comprehensive coverage with an engaging, easy-to-understand tone, this text focuses on healthcare delivery systems, electronic health records, and the processing, maintenance, and analysis of health information to present a realistic and practical view of technology and trends in healthcare. It prepares you for the role of a Registered Health Information Technician who not only files and keeps accurate records, but

Cognitive Foundations of Clinical Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

Cognitive Foundations of Clinical Psychology (Psychology Revivals)
  • Author : Chris R. Brewin
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 16 December 2013
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Originally published in 1988, this was the first textbook to review and integrate the cognitive theories underlying the practice of modern clinical psychology. Written in a clear and readable way, it uses many clinical examples to relate the theories to what therapists actually do. It describes the strengths and weaknesses of the theories and develops a common framework drawn from research in social and cognitive psychology to explain the mechanisms of behavioural and cognitive therapy. Among the topics covered are the

Foundations of Ethical Practice, Research, and Teaching in Psychology and Counseling

Foundations of Ethical Practice, Research, and Teaching in Psychology and Counseling
  • Author : Karen Strohm Kitchener,Sharon K. Anderson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 19 January 2011
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In Foundations of Ethical Practice, Research, and Teaching in Psychology and Counseling, Kitchener and Anderson lay a conceptual foundation for thinking well about ethical problems. Whereas the first edition focused mainly on ethical reasoning and decision making, this new edition draws more explicitly on all components of James Rest's model of moral/ethical behavior, including moral/ethical sensitivity, moral/ethical decision making, moral/ethical motivation, and the ego strength to follow through on the decision. The book addresses five key

Foundations of Health Information Management - E-Book

Foundations of Health Information Management - E-Book
  • Author : Nadinia Davis
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 23 October 2019
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Foundations of Health Information Management, 5th Edition is an absolute must for any student beginning a career in HIM. By focusing on healthcare delivery systems, electronic health records, and the processing, maintenance, and analysis of health information, this engaging, easy-to-understand text presents a realistic and practical view of technology and trends in healthcare. It readies you for the role of a Registered Health Information Technician, who not only maintains and secures accurate health documentation, but serves as a healthcare analyst

Foundations of Forensic Mental Health Assessment

Foundations of Forensic Mental Health Assessment
  • Author : Kirk Heilbrun,Thomas Grisso,Alan Goldstein
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 04 September 2008
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Forensic mental health assessment (FMHA) has grown into a specialization informed by research and professional guidelines. This series presents up-to-date information on the most important and frequently conducted forms of FMHA. The 19 topical volumes address best approaches to practice for particular types of evaluation in the criminal, civil, and juvenile/family areas. Each volume contains a thorough discussion of the relevant legal and psychological concepts, followed by a step-by-step description of the assessment process from preparing for the evaluation to