Psychodermatology: The Psychological Impact of Skin Disorders
ISBN/ASIN: 0521542294,9780521542296 | 2005 | English | pdf | 170/173 pages | 3.52 Mb
Publisher: Cambridge University Press | Author: Carl Walker, Linda Papadopoulos | Edition: 1
Psychodermatology covers all aspects of how the mind and body interact in relation to the onset and progression of various skin disorders. This book is the first text written by a multidisciplinary team of psychiatrists, psychologists, child specialists and dermatologists for all the health professionals who treat patients with skin problems. They cover a broad range of issues affecting these patients, including: stigma, coping, relationships, psychological treatments, the impact on children, comorbidities, psychoneuroimmunology, quality of life and psychological treatments.