Health Psychology

What is Health Psychology?

Health psychology studies the relationship between the psychological and physiological processes that impact an individual's health and well-being. It brings together the fields of psychology and biology to assist individuals in coping with disease, as well as to help promote good health behavior.

Related Courses in the Psychology Department

PSY 375: Health Psychology

Psychological influence on health, physical disease and disability, the medical environment, diagnosis and treatment, research problems and findings.