Apa.org

How stress affects your health

WEBThis can put you at increased risk for a variety of physical and mental health problems, including anxiety, depression, digestive issues, headaches, muscle tension …

Actived: Just Now

URL: https://www.apa.org/topics/stress/health

Kids’ mental health is in crisis. Here’s what psychologists are doing

WEBResearch is focused on child and teen mental health, exploring why they are struggling and what can be done to help them

Category:  Mental health Go Health

American Psychological Association (APA)

WEBJournal scope statement Mission: Health Psychology® is the official scientific journal of the Society for Health Psychology (Division 38 of the American Psychological Association) …

Category:  Health Go Health

Health behavior: Theory, research, and practice, 5th ed.

WEBHealth Behavior: Theory, Research, and Practice, Fifth Edition explores: How e-health and social media factor into health communication; The link between culture and health, and …

Category:  Health Go Health

Health behavior and health education: Theory, research, and …

WEBThe fourth edition of the landmark book, Health Behavior and Health Education, offers an accessible, comprehensive, in-depth analysis of the health behavior theories and …

Category:  Health Go Health

Clinical Health Psychology

WEBClinical health psychology is a professionally recognized specialty that investigates and implements clinical services across diverse populations and settings to promote health …

Category:  Health Go Health

The preparatory set: A novel approach to understanding stress, …

WEBBasic to all motile life is a differential approach/avoid response to perceived features of environment. The stages of response are initial reflexive noticing and …

Category:  Health Go Health

Student mental health is in crisis. Campuses are rethinking their …

WEBAmid massive increases in demand for care, psychologists are helping colleges and universities embrace a broader culture of well-being and better equipping …

Category:  Health Go Health

Healthy ways to handle life’s stressors

WEBWhen stress becomes unmanageable, try evidence-based tools to tackle it in healthy ways, including social support, good nutrition, relaxation techniques, meditation, …

Category:  Nutrition Go Health

on Evidence-Based Psychological Practice in Health Care

WEBComponents of Evidence-Based Practice in Psychology (EBPP) APA’s EBPP policy clearly identifies each of the three components of the tripartite model. The current professional …

Category:  Health Go Health

Measurement and assessment in education.

WEBWhen we meet someone for the first or first few times, we engage inescapably in some form of evaluation. This happens in classrooms as well. As university professors, just as other …

Category:  Health Go Health

Aging and depression

WEBThere is evidence that some natural body changes associated with aging may increase a person’s risk of experiencing depression. Recent studies suggest that lower …

Category:  Health Go Health

Life-saving relationships

WEBLife-saving relationships New research details how important close emotional connections are for health and well-being, prompting psychologists to call for making …

Category:  Health Go Health

Health Psychologists Study the Intersection of Health and Behavior

WEBHealth psychologists use psychological science to promote health, prevent illness and improve health care systems. They focus on how biological, social and psychological …

Category:  Health Go Health

Mindfulness meditation: A research-proven way to reduce stress

WEBPsychologists have found that mindfulness meditation changes our brain and biology in positive ways, improving mental and physical health.

Category:  Health Go Health

Closing the health-wealth gap

WEBThe Shorter Lives, Poorer Health report found that just about all Americans — from birth to age 75, with low incomes and high, with or without health insurance, with or without …

Category:  Health Go Health

What is psychological safety at work

WEBWhat this looks like. Psychological safety develops over time. When it exists, members of a team can be themselves, and they share the belief they can take …

Category:  Health Go Health

Work, Stress, and Health & Socioeconomic Status

WEBHealth is affected by work load, workers’ perceived sense of control over their performance, safety stressors, work organization and work atmosphere.

Category:  Health Go Health

How gambling affects the brain and who is most vulnerable to …

WEBOver the last 20 years or so, researchers have refined their understanding of how common gambling addictions are and who is most vulnerable. Among adults, the …

Category:  Health Go Health

How homelessness impacts health

WEBHow homelessness impacts health Individuals without homes often lack access to health care treatment and have higher rates of hospitalizations for physical illnesses, mental …

Category:  Health Go Health

Black men’s mental health matters

WEBPsychologists are working to develop more effective ways of promoting Black men’s mental health, including interventions that directly address racial trauma.

Category:  Mental health Go Health

AI is changing every aspect of psychology. Here’s what to watch for

WEBFor researchers, AI is unlocking troves of new data on human behavior—and providing the power to analyze it. Psychologists have long measured behavior through …

Category:  Health Go Health