Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Psychology of Health

Biopsychosocial Approach

Edited by Simon George Taukeni

University of Namibia

Psychology of Health - Biopsychosocial Approach is based on the bio-psychosocial model of health, which aims to examine how biological, psychological, and social factors influence people's behavior regarding their health status. This book reflects the application of the bio-psychosocial model of health in many disciplines such as public health, psychology, psychiatric, mental health, community health, and nursing education. All the authors of this book have demonstrated how the bio-psychosocial model played an important role in addressing mental disease, tuberculosis, post-traumatic stress disorder, and obesity. This is an important book for students, academics, policy-makers, and community health practitioners.

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Psychology of HealthBiopsychosocial ApproachEdited by Simon George Taukeni

Published: October 30th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.79036

ISBN: 978-1-83880-218-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-217-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-636-4

Copyright year: 2019

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2604 Total Chapter Downloads

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1. Introductory Chapter: Bio-Psychosocial Model of Health

By Simon George Taukeni

899

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2. Physiology of Human Birth and Mental Disease

By Irene Calesini

218

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3. Assessing Quality of Life in Children and Adolescents Diagnosed with Pulmonary Tuberculosis

By Dinara Adjablaeva

99

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4. Ethanol

By Kenechukwu C. Onyekwelu

250

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5. Health Education and Lifestyles in the Czech Republic

By Ludmila Fialova

185

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6. The Role of Exercise in Reducing PTSD and Negative Emotional States

By Robert Motta

662

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7. Social Inequalities, Poverty and Obesity

By Vanessa Alves Ferreira and Rosana Magalhães

177

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8. Let Them See You Sweat: Integrating Yoga and Well-Being

By Carla A. Giambrone

115

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