Psychology of Health and Fitness: Applications for Behavior Change Foundations of Exercise Science

F.A. Davis Company - Explores today’s most common health problems as well as the lifestyle factors that influence their development, including exercise, nutrition, and stress management. What’s the evidence? emphasizes the importance of evidence-based practice and how to use evidence to improve outcomes. Reviews the current theories of health psychology and the science that underlie them.

Integrative Medicine discusses alternative or complementary medicine options. Health psychology @ work profiles allied health professionals and how they use health psychology in their careers…from motivational interviewing to building psychosocial capacity for survivors of disasters. Health psychology on campus highlights the relevance of health psychology for college students, including the effect of sleep deprivation on learning and memory, and techniques for stress and coping.

Psychology of Health and Fitness: Applications for Behavior Change Foundations of Exercise Science - Health psychology Case Studies illustrate real-world problems related to each chapter. Demonstrates the application of psychology to clinical practice to achieve better outcomes.





Integrated Behavioral Health in Primary Care: Step-By-Step Guidance for Assessment and Intervention

American Psychological Association - New to this edition are chapters on population health and the PCMH; children, adolescents, and parenting; couples; managing suicide risk; and shared medical appointments. This timely new edition of integrated behavioral health in primary care brings the reader up to speed with the changing aspects of primary care service delivery in response to the Patient-Centered Medical Home PCMH, the Triple-Aim health approach, and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Drawing on research evidence and years of experience, sleep problems, the authors provide practical information and guidance for behavioral health care practitioners who wish to work more effectively in the fast-paced setting of primary care, weight issues, depression, sexual problems, and provide detailed advice for addressing common health problems such as generalized anxiety disorder, cardiovascular disorders, pain disorders, and more.





Nsca's Essentials of Personal Training

Human Kinetics Publishers - Comprehensive and research based, the second edition of NSCA's Essentials of Personal Training is the resource to rely on for personal training information and guidance. Featuring over 200 full-color photos with accompanying technique instructions, this resource offers readers a step-by-step approach to designing exercise programs with special attention to the application of principles based on age, fitness level, and health status.

These questions are written in the same style and format as those found on the NSCA-CPT exam to fully prepare candidates for exam day. With contributions from leading authorities in the field, the text will assist both current and future personal trainers in applying the most current research to the needs of their clients: A discussion on nutrition outlines the role of the personal trainer in establishing nutrition guidelines, including the application of nutrition principles for clients with metabolic concerns.

Nsca's Essentials of Personal Training - The latest guidelines on client assessment from prominent organizations--such as the American Heart Association AHA and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC--keep personal trainers up to speed on the latest assessment protocols. New information is presented on flexibility training and cardiovascular exercise prescription as well as a discussion of research on the effectiveness of stability ball training.

Revised information on design of resistance training programs incorporates the latest information on the application of periodization of training. New information addressing injuries and rehabilitation prepares personal trainers to work with clients with special concerns such as orthopedic conditions, ankle sprains, low back pain, and hip arthroscopy.

New guidelines for determining resistance training loads will assist those whose clientele includes athletes.





The Economics of Health and Health Care

Routledge - Folland, and stano’s bestselling the economics of health and Health Care text offers the market-leading overview of all aspects of Health Economics, Goodman, teaching through core economic themes, rather than concepts unique to the health care economy. The eighth edition of this key textbook has been revised and updated throughout, and reflects changes since the implementation of the Affordable Care Act ACA.

It provides up-to-date discussions on current issues, as well as a comprehensive bibliography with over 1, 100 references. Extra material and teaching resources are now also available through the brand new companion website, presentation slides, which provides full sets of discussion questions, exercises, and a test bank.

The Economics of Health and Health Care - This book demonstrates the multiplicity of ways in which economists analyze the health care system, Health Policy/Systems, and is suitable for courses in Health Economics, or Public Health, taken by health services students or practitioners. In addition to its revised treatment of health insurance, as well as looking at public health initiatives relating to population health and economic equity, the text also introduces the key literature on social capital as it applies to individual and public health, China, and comparing numerous policies across Western countries, and the developing world.

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Understanding Healthcare Economics: Managing Your Career in an Evolving Healthcare System, Second Edition

Productivity Press - Other data explorations provide detail about other sources of data useful for health policy analysis, and for healthcare providers and insurers. It also discusses the pressure for change that led to the passage of the PPACA, evidence on the impacts of the PPACA, evidence that shaped the construction of the act, and evidence on the pressures for future changes.

Healthcare economics is a topic of increasing importance due to the substantial changes that are expected to radically alter the way Americans obtain and finance healthcare. Human Kinetics Publishers. For example, the data illustrates the financial impact of pre-PPACA uncompensated care. These data explorations serve two purposes.

Understanding Healthcare Economics: Managing Your Career in an Evolving Healthcare System, Second Edition - Section 1 focuses on the healthcare access, cost and quality issues that create pressures for change in health policy. Most of the new data explorations present summarized statistical information based on de-identified data from one hospital electronic data system. In addition to the updates previously mentioned, the authors will present a series of data explorations to several chapters.

Second, explanation of the data will require explanations of standard coding systems that are used nationwide DRGs, CPT, ICD codes. Understanding healthcare economics, 2nd Edition provides an evidence-based framework to help practitioners comprehend the changes already underway in our nation’s healthcare system.

It also discusses the current efforts to help patients build health such as wellness programs and disease management programs.





An Insider's Guide to Building a Successful Consulting Practice

AMACOM - Human Kinetics Publishers. An industrial/organizational psychologist, and speaker, consultant, author Bruce Katcher combines his years of experience and insights with real stories from a range of other independent consultants to guide readers on their journey of growing a consulting practice--whether they’re beginners just starting up or veterans looking for new ways to invigorate their businesses.

. With applicable data and tangible advice gleaned from the survey results of professionals in a diverse range of industries, you’ll not only learn how to keep plenty of work in your pipeline--you’ll be able to adapt your consulting practice to thrive in any market. In an insider’s guide to building a successful consulting practice, you’ll learn simple yet powerful strategies for success, writing, including how to: identify a market and narrow your focus; make a smooth transition from employee to independent consultant; sell effectively even if you've never sold before; establish visibility through speaking, and networking; set prices based on value; develop a marketing strategy and divide your time between marketing and delivering your services; and much more.





Research Design and Methods: A Process Approach

McGraw-Hill Education - Research design and methods: a process approach takes students through the research process, to designing and conducting a study, from getting and developing a research idea, through analyzing and reporting data. Mcgraw-hill connect® is a subscription-based learning service accessible online through your personal computer or tablet.

This binder-ready, loose-leaf version includes free shipping. Complete system requirements to use Connect can be found here: http://www. Mheducation. Com/highered/platforms/connect/training-support-students. Html human Kinetics Publishers. Used book in Good Condition. Your subscription to connect includes the following:• SmartBook® - an adaptive digital version of the course textbook that personalizes your reading experience based on how well you are learning the content.

Access to your instructor’s homework assignments, reminders, quizzes, syllabus, notes, and other important files for the course. Progress dashboards that quickly show how you are performing on your assignments and tips for improvement. The option to purchase for a small fee a print version of the book.

Research Design and Methods: A Process Approach - Information on the research process is presented in a lively and engaging way, highlighting the numerous decisions that must be made when designing and conducting research and emphasizing the importance of ethical conduct, both in the treatment of research subjects and in the conduct of research and reporting research results.

Instructors and students can now access their course content through the Connect digital learning platform by purchasing either standalone Connect access or a bundle of print and Connect access.





The End of Overeating: Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite

Rodale Books - Dr. Used book in Good Condition. For the millions of people struggling with their weight as well as those of us who simply can't seem to eat our favorite foods in moderation, Dr. Kessler's cutting-edge investigation offers valuable insights and practical answers for America's largest-ever public health crisis.

Human Kinetics Publishers. In the end of Overeating, Dr. Health. Kessler shows us how our brain chemistry has been hijacked by the foods we most love to eat: those that contain stimulating combinations of fat, sugar, and salt. Drawn from the latest brain science as well as interviews with top physicians and food industry insiders, The End of Overeating exposes the food industry's aggressive marketing tactics and reveals shocking facts about how we lost control over food—and what we can do to get it back.

The End of Overeating: Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite - Kessler, the dynamic and controversial former FDA commissioner known for his crusade against the tobacco industry, is taking on another business that's making Americans sick: the food industry. David A. There has never been a more thorough, compelling, or in-depth analysis of why we eat the way we do.





Biology: The Core 2nd Edition

Pearson - The second edition text and masteringbiology assignment options further revolutionize teaching in and out of the classroom with a greater emphasis on the nature of science and dozens of new opportunities for students to practice basic science literacy skills. Note: you are purchasing a standalone product; MasteringBiologydoes not come packaged with this content.

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Biology: The Core 2nd Edition - Used book in Good Condition. Note: you are purchasing a standalone product. The core delivers a uniquely flexible teaching and learning package that supports Active Learning or “Flipped Classroom” teaching techniques, and an emphasis on current issues that relate to basic biological concepts. Build a flexible non-majors biology course with science literacy at its core.

The core’s concise modules continue to focus students’ attention on the most important concepts, combining dynamic figures and illustrations with supporting narrative as the primary source of instruction to create a more engaging and accessible learning experience for students. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information.

For non-majors/mixed biology courses.





Social Media Marketing All-in-One For Dummies For Dummies Business & Personal Finance

For Dummies - Health. Human Kinetics Publishers. For dummies. Social media continues to evolve at breakneck speed, you'll discover how to devise and maintain a successful social media strategy, and with the help of this guide, use the latest tactics for reaching your customers, and utilize data to make adjustments to future campaigns and activities.

In this new edition of the bestselling social media marketing All-in-One For Dummies, you'll get comprehensive, expert guidance on how to use the latest social media platforms to promote your business, reach customers, and thrive in the global marketplace. Plus, make more sales, helping you to reach—and keep—more customers, you'll find out how to apply the marketing savvy you already have to the social media your prospects are using, and boost your bottom line.

Social Media Marketing All-in-One For Dummies For Dummies Business & Personal Finance - Used book in Good Condition. Includes the latest changes to facebook, pinterest, youtube, twitter, linkedin, and more offers tips for engaging your community and measuring your efforts Explains how to blend social media with your other online and offline marketing efforts Shows you how to leverage data to learn more about your community Don't get left behind! Let this book help you get the most from every minute and dollar you spend on marketing.

The bestselling social media marketing book Marketing your business through social media isn't an option these days—it's absolutely imperative.





Successful Business Plan: Secrets & Strategies Planning Shop

Planning Shop - Human Kinetics Publishers. Health. Used book in Good Condition. Used in the top business schools throughout the nation, the book covers every aspect of a successful business plan, to looking for money, to presentation methods, from the components of the actual plan, to making the plan compelling, and much more.

For dummies. It includes expert help, tips on impressing funders, worksheets to jumpstart the process, winning tips for competitions, a sample business plan, and more. Planning Shop. This essential step-by-step guide for anyone launching or expanding a successful business has been used by over a million entrepreneurs.