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What do you know health psychology?
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Dr. Kevin Nasky
Psychiatry
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In brief: Health Psychology is
A specialty area that focuses on how biology, psychology, behavior and social factors influence health and illness.
Health psychologists are often consulted to help patients better understand both psychological antecedents that exacerbate illness, as well as the psychological effects of illness, and ways to mitigate both in order to improve outcomes.

In brief: Health Psychology is
A specialty area that focuses on how biology, psychology, behavior and social factors influence health and illness.
Health psychologists are often consulted to help patients better understand both psychological antecedents that exacerbate illness, as well as the psychological effects of illness, and ways to mitigate both in order to improve outcomes.
Dr. Kevin Nasky
Dr. Kevin Nasky
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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology
In brief: Emotional management
Health psychology focuses on the emotional issues that are invoked by such conditions as diabetes, heart troubles, cancers, and other serious if not life-threatening physical ailments.
People find these to be over whelming to deal with, &often do notdo what is necessary to take proper care of themselves. People often are unaware of this and need to be educated about emotional issues such as th

In brief: Emotional management
Health psychology focuses on the emotional issues that are invoked by such conditions as diabetes, heart troubles, cancers, and other serious if not life-threatening physical ailments.
People find these to be over whelming to deal with, &often do notdo what is necessary to take proper care of themselves. People often are unaware of this and need to be educated about emotional issues such as th
Dr. Andrew Berry
Dr. Andrew Berry
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