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ISBN: 9780729597111
Page Count: 458
Imprint: Elsevier
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Evolve Resources for Psychology: An Introduction for Health Professionals

by Patricia Barkway, RN, MHN, FACMHN, BA, MSc(PHC) and Deb O'Kane
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ISBN: 9780729597111
Page Count: 458
Imprint: Elsevier
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Psychology: An Introduction for Health Professionals will appeal to the undergraduate nursing and health science student seeking to understand patient responses and behaviours to various diagnoses, interventions and health outcomes.

Written by Patricia Barkway and Deb O'Kane, the text is divided into two sections. The first introduces essential concepts and theories of psychology in the context of human development across the lifespan. The second focuses on applying these concepts and theories to healthcare issues and practice.

  • 1. Psychology: An Introduction
    2. Research Informed Practice
    3. Lifespan: The early years (birth to adolescence) 
    4. Lifespan: Middle and later years (adulthood to ageing)
    5. Health and health psychology
    6. The Social Context of behaviour
    7. Behaviour change
    8. Communication in healthcare practice
    9. Stress and coping
    10. Loss
    11. Pain
    12. Partnerships in health
    13. Health promotion
    14. Psychology in Practice
  • Patricia Barkway, RN, MHN, FACMHN, BA, MSc(PHC), Senior Lecturer, Stream Coordinator Mental Health Nursing Programs, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia and Deb O'Kane
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