Book 2013

Handbook of Adolescent Health Psychology

ISBN: 978-1-4614-6632-1 (Print) 978-1-4614-6633-8 (Online)

Table of contents (44 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

  2. General Issues in Adolescent Health Psychology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Chapter

      Pages 3-11

      Introduction and the Wellness Imperative with Adolescent Behavioral Health

    3. Chapter

      Pages 13-29

      A Biopsychosocial Perspective of Adolescent Health and Disease

    4. Chapter

      Pages 31-42

      Issues of Diversity in Adolescent Health Psychology: Exploring Sociocultural Influences on Adolescent Health

    5. Chapter

      Pages 43-60

      Socioeconomic Influences on Health and Health Behavior in Adolescents

    6. Chapter

      Pages 61-75

      Public Health Approaches to Adolescent Health Beyond Disease and Illness

    7. Chapter

      Pages 77-91

      The Epidemiology of Adolescent Health

    8. Chapter

      Pages 93-105

      Disease Prevention in Adolescence

    9. Chapter

      Pages 107-127

      Determinants of Health-Related Behaviors in Adolescence

    10. Chapter

      Pages 129-141

      Psychosocial Stress, Emotion Regulation, and Resilience in Adolescence

    11. Chapter

      Pages 143-151

      Health Literacy, Mental Health,and Adolescents

    12. Chapter

      Pages 153-163

      Advances in the Measurement and Utilization of Health-Related Quality of Life Instruments

    13. Chapter

      Pages 165-174

      The Effects of Physical Activity on the Physical and Psychological Health of Adolescents

    14. Chapter

      Pages 175-190

      Adolescent Sexual Assault: Prevalence, Risk Associates, Outcomes, and Intervention

    15. Chapter

      Pages 191-204

      Intimate Partner Violence in Adolescent Romantic Relationships

  3. Developmental Issues in Adolescent Health Psychology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 205-205

    2. Chapter

      Pages 207-222

      Continuity of Behavior and Parenting from Childhood Through Adolescence

    3. Chapter

      Pages 223-234

      School Performance in Adolescence

    4. Chapter

      Pages 235-244

      Brain Development and Health Implications in Adolescents

    5. Chapter

      Pages 245-270

      Puberty: Its Role in Adolescent Maturation

    6. Chapter

      Pages 271-291

      Adolescent Sexuality and Sexual Behavior

  4. Treatment and Training in Adolescent Health Psychology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 293-293

    2. Chapter

      Pages 295-322

      Intervention Effectiveness Research in Adolescent Health Psychology: Methodological Issues and Strategies

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