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Forthcoming Health Psychology Books

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  1. Psychological Aspects of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    A biopsychosocial approach

    Edited by Simon R. Knowles, Antonina A. Mikocka-Walus

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

    To Be Published September 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. 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 10th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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 November 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Adolescence, Affect and Health (PLE: Emotion)

    By Donna Spruijt-Metz

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Originally published in 1999, this title covers the entire empirical cycle in adolescent health research and education. It describes in depth the development and evaluation of a health education programme designed to enhance everyday health-related behaviours in an adolescent population, and offers...

    To Be Published November 18th 2014 by Psychology Press

  5. Emotion, Cognition, Health, and Development in Children and Adolescents (PLE: Emotion)

    Edited by Elizabeth J. Susman, Lynne V. Feagans, William J. Ray

    Series: Psychology Library Editions: Emotion

    Originally published in 1992 this title came out of a conference on emotion and cognition as antecedents and consequences of health and disease processes in children and adolescents. The theoretical rationale for the conference was based on the assumption that the development of emotion, cognition,...

    To Be Published November 18th 2014 by Psychology Press

  6. Introducing Psychology for Nurses and Healthcare Professionals

    2nd Edition

    By Dominic Upton

    What makes someone feel healthy? Why do some people respond differently under stress to others? Why don’t people always follow nursing advice?This second edition of Introducing Psychology for Nurses and Healthcare Professionalsprovides an accessible but thorough introduction to the key...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Neuropsychology of Cardiovascular Disease 2nd Edition

    Edited by Shari R. Waldstein, Merrill F. Elias

    Cardiovascular disease – the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in most westernized nations – confers risk for stroke, vascular dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease. In the first edition of this volume, it was demonstrated that even among stroke and dementia-free persons, several traditional...

    To Be Published January 1st 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Clinical Psychology

    2nd Edition

    By Graham Davey

    Series: Topics in Applied Psychology

    Clinical Psychology provides an overview of both the academic and professional aspects of this field. The book is split into five clear sections: background, working with children and families, adult mental health, clinical neuropsychology and learning disabilities. Section one answers the...

    To Be Published January 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Psychology of Physical Activity

    Determinants, Well-Being and Interventions, 3rd edition, 3rd Edition

    By Stuart J. H. Biddle, Professor Nanette Mutrie, Trish Gorely

    The positive benefits of physical activity for physical and mental health are now widely acknowledged, yet levels of physical inactivity continue to increase throughout the developed world. Understanding the psychology of physical activity has therefore become an important concern...

    To Be Published January 15th 2015 by Routledge

  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 January 15th 2015 by Psychology Press