Health Psychology in Practice

Health Psychology in Practice

Editor(s): Susan Michie, Charles Abraham

Published Online: 24 DEC 2009

Print ISBN: 9781405110891

Online ISBN: 9780470694008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694008

About this Book

Published by Blackwell in association with the British Psychological Society, Health Psychology in Practice provides a comprehensive overview of the UK professional Stage 2 Qualification in Health Psychology.


  • An essential text for professional training in health psychology, both for trainees and teachers and supervisors contributing to health psychology courses.
  • Published in association with the British Psychological Society.
  • Covers the core competencies necessary for qualification as a health psychologist.
  • Includes sections on professional issues, research, consultancy and interventions, teaching and training and other professional roles.
  • The final chapter contains a series of individual commentaries on health psychology training in a variety of countries, which will be of great interest to an international audience.
  • The editors helped to establish the British Psychological Society's health psychology professional training programme.

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Training Models

    1. Chapter 3

      International Commentaries (pages 46–62)

      Teresa Mendonça McIntyre, Susan Folkman, Susan J. Paxton, Hannah McGee, Denise de Ridder and Karlein Schreurs

  2. Part II: Research

  3. Part III: Consultancy and Interventions

  4. Part IV: Training and Teaching

  5. Part V: Professional Roles and Practice

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