- Not only is Health Psychology, a field that focuses on the promotion and maintenance of both physical and mental health, a rapidly growing area of interest, but it is also a field that draws on and contributes to the other varied fields of psychology, medicine, nursing, sociology, anthropology, among others. - Provides a relatively comprehensive and accesible overview of the central concepts, issues, conditions and terms that comprise the broad discipline of health psychology - Covers more than 200 contributions by more than 150 of the leading researchers, educators, and practitioners in the fieldused to treat panic disorder are benzodiazepines, tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs ), and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). The efficacy ... With aggressive treatment, panic attacks can be reduced within a few days, and global improvement commonly appears within a few weeks. ... In D. H. Barlow (Ed.), Clinical handbook of psychological disorders: A step-bystep treatment manual ( 3rd ed., pp.
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Health Psychology|
|Author||:||Alan J. Christensen, René Martin, Joshua Morrison Smyth|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2014-01-16|