Genetic Counseling: Psychological Models in Research and Practice
Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
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How to Cite
Shiloh, S. 2006. Genetic Counseling: Psychological Models in Research and Practice. eLS. .
- Published Online: 15 SEP 2006
Genetic counseling is described as a series of psychological processes including communication, judgment, decision-making, health behavior, coping and adjustment. Psychological models pertaining to these processes provide a perspective for understanding genetic counseling.
- genetic counseling;
- risk communication;
- health behavior;