Clinical Health Psychology in Medical Settings: A Practitioner's Guidebook by Unknown BelarClinical Health Psychology in Medical Settings: A Practitioner's Guidebook by Unknown Belar

Clinical Health Psychology in Medical Settings: A Practitioner's Guidebook

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Hardcover | August 25, 2008

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Practicing psychologists and professional graduate students will find this classic guide invaluable for developing specialized expertise in clinical health psychology. The authors, 30 year veterans in the field, provide an overview of the roles and functions of clinical health psychologists as well as the education, training, personal, and professional issues involved. Chapters on assessment, intervention, and consulting with medical colleagues present nuts-and-bolts strategies, case examples, and down-to-earth advise for effective practice. This new edition includes an expanded discussion of psychometric instruments as well as psychological testing with medical patients. The chapter on ethical issues has been completely updated to reflect the 2002 version of the American Psychological Association's "Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct," and the chapter on liabiliy now identifies the highest areas of risk and discusses strategies to reduce liability. All chapters include updated reading lists to guide the practioner or student interested in further study in targeted areas
Title:Clinical Health Psychology in Medical Settings: A Practitioner's GuidebookFormat:HardcoverDimensions:316 pages, 9.41 × 7.25 × 0.98 inPublished:August 25, 2008Publisher:American Psychological Assn.Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:143380378X

ISBN - 13:9781433803789

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