Understanding the Mind-Body Connection
- Catherine A. Sanderson - Amherst College, Massachusetts
Health Psychology | Health Psychology
Health Psychology: Understanding the Mind-Body Connection introduces students to the story of health psychology through clear connections between science and the real world. Using a highly accessible writing style, author Catherine A. Sanderson employs a strong emphasis on the scientific principles and processes underlying the field of health psychology to present balanced coverage of foundational research, cutting-edge research, essential theories, and real-world application. The Third Edition builds on its strong student-oriented pedagogical program, streamlines content, and includes recent studies, pop culture references, and coverage of neuroscience to support student learning and engagement. Students will enjoy reading the text because of its relevance in helping them live long and healthy lives.
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Features current content and addresses diversity in the health care and psychology related fields
Sample Materials & Chapters
Chapter 6 - Injury and Injury Prevention
Chapter 8 - Obesity and Disordered Eating