Editura Universitara Health psychology - Applied approaches - Volume III - Psychic and somatic

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Publisher year: 2010

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Health psychology is an extremely vast field of study, with profound implications in psychological practice in all areas of human and social life. This paper aims to provide those with additional training modern landmarks in this discipline. The set of volumes entitled “Health psychology - applied approaches - includes specialized studies, signed by Romanian authors, university teachers, practitioners from health organizations, but also young aspirants to a career in health. The objective of these publications is represented by the increase of the informative capital, the updating of the information within the university curriculum, the highlighting of some Romanian, international contributions, and, especially, of the personal contributions of the authors, capitalizing the current scientific interests and practical experience.

Both the studies in the volumes published in 2010 and those that will follow aim to cover general and specific topics in health psychology. In a review of the topics we mention the following topics: the need to study health psychology, models in health psychology (eg, biopsychosocial model), body systems (nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, etc.), diseases and psychology (in heart disease, diabetes, congestion, brain damage, arthritis, HIV, etc.), applications in specialized subfields (psychoendocrinology, psychoneuroimmunology, psychocardiology, etc.), promoting healthy behavior (eg, maintaining a healthy diet, weight control, sleep , smoking and alcoholism - psychological, social aspects, treatment strategies), patterns of behavior change, accident prevention, behavior and severe diagnoses, such as cancer, stress and determinants, illness, personality and coping, well-being, social and family support , couple, mental balance, the role of the psychologist in the therapy of sick people, answer emotional disorders in chronic diseases (denial, anxiety, depression), techniques for controlling thoughts, emotions or other maladaptive symptoms, pain and chronic disease management, pain psychotherapy (hypnosis, guided imagery, patient distraction, etc.), quality of life, psychological intervention in chronic disease, patient education, health promotion programs, methodological aspects (evaluation, measurement of health status and countless psycho-behavioral variables), challenges of research and applications of health psychology in certain existential settings (family, clinics, organizations , etc.), use of health services, interventions in hospitals or specialized units, hospitalization of children, preparation for medical interventions, characteristics of people working in the field of health, psychologist-patient communication, patient-doctor, analysis of costs necessary to run programs health etc.


To these topics are added modern contributions: the boundaries of psycho-behavioral normality, studies of healthy personality, positive personality, psychological aspects in brain pathologies, maladaptive phenomena, mental fragility in psychosomatic disorders, studies on family and partnership dynamics, activities and therapeutic relationships, current standards of practice in the field of health psychology, etc. The intention of the publisher, but also of the authors is to continue this editorial approach in the years to come, having the will to consolidate the training of applicants for employment in the field of health, but also of those who already work in these structures.
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Eugen Avram (editor) is a University Lecturer, PhD in psychology (a positive psychology thesis, at the University of Bucharest), holder of the Department of Psychology at the University of Bucharest and specialist clinical psychologist at the Emergency Clinical Hospital "Bagdasar-Arseni", Neurosurgery Section III. His specializations include (master studies): health management, cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy, organizational psychology. He also attended a series of specialization courses in management systems. He is the author and coordinator of 20 volumes in the field of health, neuropsychology, personality psychology and organizational psychology, over 20 chapters in collective volumes, 30 studies in periodicals, 3 articles in ISI journals.

Sylvia Burcas is a graduate of the Master of Work Psychology, Organizational Psychology and Transportation at the West University of Timisoara and a research assistant at CRMD (University of Bucharest). He is the co-author of studies such as: The psycho-lexical approach in the study of values ​​(University Publishing House, 2009), The goals of personal goals in behavior prediction (University Publishing House, 2009), Dimensions of religious orientation (Western University Publishing House, 2010).

Laura Busuioc Busuioc Laura Elena, psychologist, psychotherapist, works in her own private office and has collaboration with private kindergartens. He is a founding member of the Romanian-French Association of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy.

Aurel Ion Clinciu is a university professor, “Transilvania” University of Brasov, doctor of psychology (with a thesis in clinical neuropsychology, at the University of Bucharest). For more than 20 years he has dedicated himself to clinical neuropsychology, having a rich experience in evaluating and counseling patients in Brasov Hospital. His competence includes the disciplines: general psychology, cognitive neuroscience, research methodology, psychodiagnostics (author of some instruments included in the first Romanian catalog of tests), clinical psychology, psychoanalysis. He is the author of over 40 studies, 4 specialized volumes and other book chapters in collective works.

Romeo Zeno Cretu is a PhD lecturer at the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences (University of Bucharest), where he teaches the course on Personality Psychology. He has published several articles and books in the field of personality, including: Personality assessment: alternative models (Polirom, 2005), Personality imprint (Polirom, 2010), Idiographic assessment of the coherence of pleasant behaviors (West University Publishing House, 2008) , The role of long-term goals in the psychological adaptation of students (University Publishing House, 2008), Alternatives for psychometric personality research: foundations, limits and openings (University Publishing House, 2008). He is also a scientific researcher at CRMD (University of Bucharest), being concerned with idiographic modeling that allows dynamic predictions of individual evolution.

Cornel Laurentiu Mincu is a PhD lecturer at the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, University of Bucharest / Department of Psychology. He is the author, co-author, co-editor of several works in the field of experimental psychology, psychological research methodology, psychodiagnosis.

Dumitru Mohan is an associate professor at the Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy in Oradea, doctor in medical sciences, primary neurosurgeon and head of the Neurosurgery Clinic within the Oradea County Emergency Clinical Hospital. In 1998 he participated in the postgraduate courses "Program Planning" and "Project Management in the Field of Public Health" organized by UMF "Carol Davila" Bucharest and the Romanian Association of Public Health and Sanitary Management. Since 1982 he is a member of the Romanian Society of Neurosurgery, and since 2008 he is a member of the Board of this society. From 1998 until now he holds the position of president of the College of Physicians of Bihor. Since 2004 he has been a member of the Balkan Medical Union. Between 1997-2002 he held the position of general director of the Oradea County Emergency Clinical Hospital. He is the author of numerous scientific papers presented at national and international congresses, as well as five monographs.

Diana Elena Onila is a psychologist, graduate of the Faculty of Psychology at the University of Bucharest, of the master's program in psychodiagnosis and psychotherapy, of training courses in psychological counseling and in psychotherapy focused on adult, child, couple, family, within the Society of Experiential Psychotherapy in Romania. He has the right to autonomous practice in the field of psychological counseling and psychotherapy. He has published several studies on topics such as: psychosomatics, emotional intelligence, aggression, communication, business.

Alexandru Tascu is a doctor of medical sciences, primary neurosurgeon in section I Neurosurgery of SpitaBagdasar-Arseni Clinic, Bucharest. He is the head of works at the Department of Child Neurosurgery - UMF "Carol Davila", Bucharest. He has competence in Health Services Management, master in Health Management, specializations in neurosurgery in Israel, Belgium, France.

Simona Trifu is an associate professor at the Faculty of Psychology, University of Bucharest, doctor of psychology, doctor of medical sciences, member of the International Association of Psychoanalysts (IPA), senior clinical psychologist with supervision, senior psychotherapist in psychoanalytic psychotherapy for children and adolescents.

Anita Maria Mita, Iuliana Elena Molnar, Ana-Maria Muresan, Corina Luiza Olteanu are trained in clinical psychology at the Faculty of Psychology / University of Bucharest.

Chapter 1 Aurel I. Clinciu
An evaluative model of the Self / 9
Chapter 2 Romeo Zeno Cretu & Sylvia Burcas
Epigenetics and personality expression / 36
Chapter 3 Simona Trifu, Diana Onila, Laura Busuioc
Psychic fragility in psychosomatic diseases / 49
Chapter 4 Simona Trifu, Diana Onila, Laura Busuioc
Mechanisms of defense in somatic (psycho) disease / 70
Chapter 5 Cornel L Mincu
Ways of evaluating the body scheme in the process of personal development / 105
Chapter 6 Eugen Avram & Alexandru Tascu
Emotional aspects in brain pathologies / 122
Chapter 7 Dumitru Mohan
The psychological and social impact of pituitary diseases / 137
Chapter 8 Iuliana E. Molnar
Psychological aspects in heart diseases / 156
Chapter 9 Corina L. Olteanu
Postpartum depression / 172
Chapter 10 Anita M Mita, Ana-Maria Muresan, Corina L. Olteanu
Permanent body art: tattoos, piercings, scarification / 213

Health psychology is an extremely vast field of study, with profound implications in psychological practice in all areas of human and social life. This paper aims to provide those with additional training modern landmarks in this discipline. The set of volumes entitled “Health psychology - applied approaches - includes specialized studies, signed by Romanian authors, university teachers, practitioners from health organizations, but also young aspirants to a career in health. The objective of these publications is represented by the increase of the informative capital, the updating of the information within the university curriculum, the highlighting of some Romanian, international contributions, and, especially, of the personal contributions of the authors, capitalizing the current scientific interests and practical experience.

Both the studies in the volumes published in 2010 and those that will follow aim to cover general and specific topics in health psychology. In a review of the topics we mention the following topics: the need to study health psychology, models in health psychology (eg, biopsychosocial model), body systems (nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, etc.), diseases and psychology (in heart disease, diabetes, congestion, brain damage, arthritis, HIV, etc.), applications in specialized subfields (psychoendocrinology, psychoneuroimmunology, psychocardiology, etc.), promoting healthy behavior (eg, maintaining a healthy diet, weight control, sleep , smoking and alcoholism - psychological, social aspects, treatment strategies), patterns of behavior change, accident prevention, behavior and severe diagnoses, such as cancer, stress and determinants, illness, personality and coping, well-being, social and family support , couple, mental balance, the role of the psychologist in the therapy of sick people, answer emotional disorders in chronic diseases (denial, anxiety, depression), techniques for controlling thoughts, emotions or other maladaptive symptoms, pain and chronic disease management, pain psychotherapy (hypnosis, guided imagery, patient distraction, etc.), quality of life, psychological intervention in chronic disease, patient education, health promotion programs, methodological aspects (evaluation, measurement of health status and countless psycho-behavioral variables), challenges of research and applications of health psychology in certain existential settings (family, clinics, organizations , etc.), use of health services, interventions in hospitals or specialized units, hospitalization of children, preparation for medical interventions, characteristics of people working in the field of health, psychologist-patient communication, patient-doctor, analysis of costs necessary to run programs health etc.


To these topics are added modern contributions: the boundaries of psycho-behavioral normality, studies of healthy personality, positive personality, psychological aspects in brain pathologies, maladaptive phenomena, mental fragility in psychosomatic disorders, studies on family and partnership dynamics, activities and therapeutic relationships, current standards of practice in the field of health psychology, etc. The intention of the publisher, but also of the authors is to continue this editorial approach in the years to come, having the will to consolidate the training of applicants for employment in the field of health, but also of those who already work in these structures.

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