Handbook of Cultural Health PsychologyEdited by
- Shahe Kazarian
- David Evans
Health Psychologists (APA div. 38), cognitive and social psychologists, clinical psychologists, physicians.
Hardbound, 488 Pages
Published: July 2001
Imprint: Academic Press
Handbook of Cultural Health Psychologyedited by ShahÃ© Kazarian and David Evans is a bold attempt to define a new hybrid field within a now mature subdiscipline of health psychology by examining both theoretical and applied issues. This complex but extremely informative and useful text... succeed[s] in many ways... Throughout the book one finds excellent examples of culturally tailored interventions..." -CONTEMPORARY PSYCHOLOGY "This book highlights the relationship between culture and health psychology. For mental health professionals health psychology is a key approach to health promotion and maintenance as well as treatment rehabilitation and prevention of ill health... Each chapter in the book ends with a case history which is useful in putting together key elements of the chapter. This book is a useful addition to the expanding field of cultural psychology and cultural psychiatry." -INTERNATIONAL REVIEW OF PSYCHIATRY