19. Positive Psychology and Health Psychology: A Fruitful Liaison

  1. P. Alex Linley and
  2. Stephen Joseph
  1. Shelley E. Taylor and
  2. David K. Sherman

Published Online: 27 SEP 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470939338.ch19

Positive Psychology in Practice

Positive Psychology in Practice

How to Cite

Taylor, S. E. and Sherman, D. K. (2004) Positive Psychology and Health Psychology: A Fruitful Liaison, in Positive Psychology in Practice (eds P. A. Linley and S. Joseph), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470939338.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 SEP 2012
  2. Published Print: 30 JUL 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471459064

Online ISBN: 9780470939338

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Keywords:

  • health psychology;
  • health behaviors;
  • social support;
  • psychological control;
  • illness experience

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Health Behaviors

  • Social Support

  • Psychological Control

  • Adjustment to the Illness Experience

  • Psychological Cofactors in the Course of Illness

  • Conclusion