Chapter 19. A Framework for Professional Practice

  1. Susan Michie and
  2. Charles Abraham
  1. Susan Michie

Published Online: 24 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470694008.ch19

Health Psychology in Practice

Health Psychology in Practice

How to Cite

Michie, S. (2004) A Framework for Professional Practice, in Health Psychology in Practice (eds S. Michie and C. Abraham), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470694008.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405110891

Online ISBN: 9780470694008



  • health psychology;
  • healthcare;
  • psychiatry;
  • laboratory research;
  • professional associations


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Origins and Definitions

  • Health Psychology as a Profession

  • The Development of Professional Health Psychology in Europe

  • Professional Issues

  • Professional Competences in Health Psychology

  • A Competence-Based Qualification in Health Psychology

  • A European Framework for the Training of Psychologists

  • Professional Health Psychology in Practice

  • Future Developments

  • Competences Covered