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Forthcoming Health Psychology Books

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  1. Food, Morals and Meaning

    The Pleasure and Anxiety of Eating, 2nd Edition

    By John Coveney

    Following on from the success of the first edition, John Coveney traces our complex relationship with food and eating and our preoccupation with diet, self-discipline and food guilt. Using our current fascination with health and nutrition, he explores why our appetite for food pleasures...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Technology and Methods in Behavioral Medicine

    Edited by David S. Krantz, Andrew S. Baum,, Andrew S. Baum

    Series: Perspectives on Behavioral Medicine Series

    This book provides an illustrative overview of some of the key methodological and technical innovations that form the cutting edge of current research in behavioral medicine. It is divided into three sections. Part I consists of six chapters describing the impact on behavioral medicine research of...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Stress, Coping and Depression

    Edited by Sheri L. Johnson, Adele M. Hayes, Tiffany M. Field, Neil Schneiderman, Philip Mccabe

    Series: Stress and Coping Series

    Stress, Coping, and Depression is the latest volume based on the Annual Stress and Coping Conference held at the University of Miami. In this timely collection, leading researchers offer a variety of new perspectives on depression. They review the social, biological, and psychological processes...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. 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...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Handbook of Pain Syndromes

    Biopsychosocial Perspectives

    Edited by Andrew R. Block, Ephrem Fernandez, Edwin Kremer

    Pain syndromes involve a complex interaction of medical and psychological factors. In each syndrome unique physiological mechanisms are mediated by emotional states, personality traits, and environmental pressures to determine the nature and extent of pain complaints and pain-related disability....

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Understanding Behavior in the Context of Time

    Theory, Research, and Application

    Edited by Alan Strathman, Jeff Joireman

    Understanding Behavior in the Context of Time reviews the research on temporal orientation and brings together the disparate social behaviors influenced by time perspective. Organized into four sections, each chapter includes theory, research, applications, and directions for future research. Some...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Psychology Press

  7. Pharmacology and Aphasia

    Edited by Marcelo L. Berthier, Guadalupe Davila

    This book provides clinicians and researchers with the current state-of-the-art on the pharmacological treatment of aphasia. The focus is on the role of different pharmacological agents to improve aphasia associated with stroke and to attenuate language dissolution in degenerative conditions like...

    To Be Published August 24th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Science of Aphasia Rehabilitation

    Edited by Chris Code, Donald B Freed

    This book examines the rehabilitation of language disorders in adults, presenting new research, as well as expert insights and perspectives, into this area. The first chapter presents a study on personalised cueing to enhance word finding. Cynthia K. Thompson and her colleagues contribute a chapter...

    To Be Published September 9th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Psychological Aspects of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    A biopsychosocial approach

    Edited by Simon Knowles, Antonina Mikocka-Walus

    In the Western world around 360 in every 100,000 individuals have inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), a relapsing-remitting autoimmune disease that results in the destruction of the gastrointestinal tract. Its impact on individual functioning across physical and psychosocial domains is significant...

    To Be Published September 30th 2014 by Psychology Press

  10. Behavioral and Technological Addictions

    Selected Works of Mark Griffiths

    By Mark Griffiths

    Series: World Library of Psychologists

    Mark Griffiths is Director of the International Gaming Research Unit at Nottingham Trent University and one of the foremost experts on the psychology of addictive behaviors, particularly gambling and excessive internet use. A Fellow of the British Psychological Society and the Royal Society of Arts...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Psychology Press