Handbook of Behavioral Medicine presents a comprehensive overview of the current use of behavioral science techniques in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of various health related disorders.
- Features contributions from a variety of internationally recognized experts in behavioral medicine and related fields
- Includes authors from education, social work, and physical therapy
- Addresses foundational issues in behavioral medicine in Volume 1, including concepts, theories, treatments, doctor/patient relationships, common medical problems, behavioral technologies, assessment, and methodologies
- Focuses on medical interface in Volume 2, including issues relating to health disorders and specialties; social work, medical sociology, and psychosocial aspects; and topics relating to education and health
Keywords: Health & Behavioral Clinical Psychology, Behavioral medicine, health, illness, biological science, behavioral science, psychological science, social sciences, medicine, psychology, biofeedback, hypnosis, behavioral therapy