Handbook of Health Psychology & Behavioral Medicine
(hpsych)

This course is based on the book Handbook of Health Psychology & Behavioral Medicine

At the completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Demonstrate knowledge of 3 health psychology interventions for smoking cessation
2. Described the main components of the biopsychosocial model
3. Identify 3 behavioral medicine factors in chronic disease
4. Identify 2 behavioral medicine factors in disease prevention
5. Define the goal of health psychology as a discipline
6. Define the relationship between psychoneuroimmunology and health psychology
7. Identify the prevalence rate of major depressive disorder in 3 medical illnesses
8. Identify 3 psychosocial risk factors in the development of coronary heart disease
9. Identify 3 behavioral interventions in the management of diabetes
10. Identify 3 evidenced based treatments for insomnia