Fundamentals of Health Psychology: Chapter 1

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Question 1:


a) health psychology
b) behavioural medicine
c) community health psychology
d) psychotherapy

Question 2:


a) Clinical health psychology
b) Community health psychology
c) Educational health psychology
d) Occupational health psychology

Question 3:


a) Descartes
b) Galen
c) Hippocrates
d) Rush

Question 4:


a) Helen Flanders Dunbar
b) Sigmund Freud
c) Johann Christian August Heinroth
d) Benjamin Rush

Question 5:


a) 2–3
b) 3–5
c) 5–7
d) 8–10

Question 6:


a) research
b) education
c) treatment
d) all of the above

Question 7:


a) biopsychosocial
b) psychoanalytical
c) sociobiological
d) transtheoretical

Question 8:


a) Perceived severity of one’s health condition
b) Perceived support from others for taking action
c) Perceived risk of getting the condition
d) Perceived benefits of taking action to prevent health problems

Question 9:


a) The health belief model
b) Social cognitive theory
c) The theory of planned behaviour
d) The biopsychosocial model

Question 10:


a) self-efficacy beliefs
b) normative beliefs
c) control beliefs
d) behavioural beliefs