PEER Liberia Project

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Family Medicine and Community Health; Director of Behavioral Science, Worcester Family Medicine Residency

Publication Date

2020-08-13

Document Type

Presentation

Disciplines

Behavioral Medicine | Clinical Psychology | Family Medicine | Health Communication | Health Psychology | Medical Education | Psychiatry and Psychology

Abstract

This is Lecture 1 in the PEER Liberia Behavioral Health Lectures. This presentation provides an overview of behavioral health and health psychology. Topics include the biopsychosocial model, the relationship between stress and physical health, and the Importance of communication and relationship.

Keywords

behavioral health, health psychology, behavioral medicine, stress, stress response, abuse, physical health

Rights and Permissions

Copyright 2020 The Author(s)

DOI of Published Version

10.13028/nk86-x438

Journal/Book/Conference Title

PEER Liberia Behavioral Health Lectures

Comments

Presented online to the ELWA Family Medicine residents, Monrovia, Liberia, on August 13, 2020.

The PEER Liberia Project is funded by USAID.

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