Published by Blackwell in association with the British Psychological Society, Health Psychology in Practice provides a comprehensive overview of the UK professional Stage 2 Qualification in Health Psychology. This is an essential text for professional training in health psychology, both for trainees and teachers and supervisors contributing to health psychology courses. This book is published in association with the British Psychological Society. This book covers the core competencies necessary for qualification as a health psychologist. It includes sections on professional issues, research, consultancy and interventions, teaching and training and other professional roles. The final chapter contains a series of individual commentaries on health psychology training in a variety of countries, which will be of great interest to an international audience. The editors helped to establish the British Psychological Society's health psychology professional training program.
Susan Michie is Reader in Clinical Health Psychology at University College London. Charles Abraham is Professor of Psychology at the University of Sussex. Both are Chartered Psychologists, Fellows of the BPS and approved Stage 2 supervisors.