Sixth Edition   ©2019

Health Psychology

A Biopsychosocial Approach

Richard O. Straub (University of Michigan-Dearborn)

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-16981-3; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-16981-7; Format: Paper Text, 656 pages

The most accessible, current, and engaging introduction to health psychology today.

With Straub’s Health Psychology, students explore the interrelationship of psychological and physical well-being, making meaningful connections between health psychology theory and research and their own everyday experience.  Straub explores the main ideas of the field from a biopsychosocial perspective, drawing on the latest research, engaging examples, and thorough considerations of diversity issues as they relate to health psychology (gender, ethnicity, age, orientation).