Health Psychology Products

  • Nostalgia

    A Psychological Resource

    By Clay Routledge

    Nostalgia is a topic that most lay people are familiar with, but, until recently, few social scientists understood. Once viewed as a disease, nostalgia is now considered to be an important psychological resource. It involves revisiting personally cherished memories that involve close others. When…

    Paperback – 2015-10-13 
    Routledge
    Essays in Social Psychology

  • The Social Cure

    Identity, Health and Well-Being

    Edited by Jolanda Jetten, Catherine Haslam, S. Alexander Haslam

    A growing body of research shows that social networks and identities have a profound impact on mental and physical health. With such mounting evidence of the importance of social relationships in protecting health, the challenge we face is explaining why this should be the case. What is it that…

    Paperback – 2015-09-14 
    Psychology Press

  • Ending Sexual Violence on Campus

    A Guide for Practitioners and Faculty

    By Amy Murphy, Brian Van Brunt

    Administrators, faculty, and staff are faced with the dilemma of understanding the motivations and factors involved with sexual assault of campus. This book will offer a foundational understanding of twelve risk factors related to sexual assault, stalking, and intimate partner violence to better…

    Paperback – 2015-09-14 
    Routledge

  • The Nine Degrees of Autism

    A Developmental Model for the Alignment and Reconciliation of Hidden Neurological Conditions

    Edited by Philip Wylie, Wenn Lawson, Luke Beardon

    The Nine Degrees of Autism presents a much-needed positive tool for understanding the developmental process of autism, and to facilitate the improved mental health and well-being of individuals on the spectrum. The ground-breaking model charts nine distinct stages of development - from…

    Paperback – 2015-09-07 
    Routledge

  • Collected Works of Charlotte Wolff

    By Charlotte Wolff

    Charlotte Wolff (1897-1986) was born in Riesenburg, West Prussia (now Prabuty, Poland) into a middle-class Jewish family. She studied philosophy and then medicine at several German universities, completing her doctorate in Berlin in 1926. Working in various institutions over the next few years…

    Hardback – 2015-08-24 
    Routledge
    Collected Works of Charlotte Wolff

  • The Human Hand

    By Charlotte Wolff

    Originally published in 1942, this book was very different from anything else written about the psychology of hands. The author had worked amongst apes and monkeys at the zoo, patients in what at the time were called ‘mental hospitals’, and amongst all manner of men, women and children. The results…

    Hardback – 2015-08-24 
    Routledge
    Collected Works of Charlotte Wolff

  • The Hand in Psychological Diagnosis

    By Charlotte Wolff

    Originally published in 1951, this title looks at the study of the hand in relation to psychological diagnosis. This was at the time a new branch of psychology and the author is keen to point out it must not be viewed as perfect or indeed complete. Practical experience and a deeper understanding of…

    Hardback – 2015-08-24 
    Routledge
    Collected Works of Charlotte Wolff

  • The Crisis of Campus Sexual Violence

    Critical Perspectives on Prevention and Response

    Edited by Sara Carrigan Wooten, Roland W. Mitchell

    Although awareness of campus sexual assault is at a historic high, institutional responses to incidents of sexual violence remain widely varied. The Crisis of Campus Sexual Violence provides higher education scholars, administrators, and practitioners with a necessary and more holistic…

    Paperback – 2015-08-23 
    Routledge

  • Longitudinal Research in Occupational Health Psychology

    Edited by Toon W. Taris

    Occupational health psychology (OHP) involves the application of psychology to improving the quality of work life and to promoting and protecting the safety, health and well-being of employees. Achieving these aims requires researchers and practitioners to possess in-depth knowledge of the…

    Hardback – 2015-08-23 
    Routledge

  • Adolescents' Health

    A Developmental Perspective

    By Inge Seiffge-Krenke

    This book is devoted to identifying the precursors of adolescents' health problems and risk taking behaviors and the developmental processes that accompany them. It presents data on lay conceptions of health and illness, physical maturity, causes of mortality and morbidity, and patterns of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Psychology Press

  • Tailoring Health Messages

    Customizing Communication With Computer Technology

    By Matthew W. Kreuter, David W. Farrell

    Through the use of new technologies, researchers, and practitioners in health education and health communication can now provide health information and behavior change strategies that are customized based on the unique needs, interests, and concerns of different individuals. These tailored health…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Routledge

  • Emotional Expression and Health

    Advances in Theory, Assessment and Clinical Applications

    Edited by Ivan Nyklícek, Lydia Temoshok

    Emotional Expression and Health looks at the role emotional expression and inhibition may play in staying healthy or falling ill. Written by leading experts in the field, chapters focus on: * how we can measure emotional expression or inhibition and how we can distinguish between their various…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Routledge

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