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Low-cost approaches to promote physical and mental health : theory, research, and practice

Author: Luciano L'Abate
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Most health professionals would agree that time and funds are in short supply, even under optimal conditions.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Luciano L'Abate
ISBN: 9780387368986 0387368981 038736899X 9780387368993
OCLC Number: 80331849
Description: xxii, 526 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Low-cost interventions to promote physical and mental health / Luciano L'Abate --
Diets, health, and weight control : what do we know? / David L. Katz [and others] --
Low-cost obesity interventions : the market for foods / Michael S. Finke and Sandra J. Huston --
Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and health / John C. Umhau and Karl M. Dauphinais --
Vitamins, minerals and health / Edward Giovannucci --
Herbal medicines in the treatment of psychiatric and neurological disorders / Shahin Akhondzadeh --
Daily practices for mindful exercise / Rachel Calogero and Kelly Pedrotty --
Relaxation and meditation / Angele McGrady --
Expressive movement / Dianne Dulicai and Ellen Schelly Hill --
Pleasant, pleasurable, and positive activities / Joan S. Anderson --
The recording of personal information as an intervention and as an electronic health support / Minna Levine and Ronald Calvanio --
Teaching to remember ourselves : the autobiographical methodology / Duccio Demetrio ; with contribution by Chiara Borgonovi --
Expressive writing : an alternative to traditional methods / Ewa Kacewicz, Richard B. Slatcher, and James W. Pennebaker --
Workbooks for the promotion of mental health and life-long learning / Luciano L'Abate and Damian Goldstein --
Computers and the Internet / Myron L. Pulier [and others] --
Maternal-infant contact and child development : insights from the kangaroo intervention / Ruth Feldman --
Touch interventions positively affect development / Nancy Aaron James and Krystal D. Mize --
Non-erotic physical affection : it's good for you / Andrew K. Gulledge [and others] --
Sex, sexuality and sensuality / Chad L. Cross and Gerald R. Weeks --
Intimacy and fear of intimacy / Anita L. Vangelisti and Gary Beck --
Low-cost interventions for promoting forgiveness / Lindsey M. Root and Michael E. McCullough --
Spirituality in achieving physical and psychological health and well-being : theory, research and low cost interventions / Len Sperry [and others] --
Friendship, social support, and health / Patricia M. Sias and Heidi Bartoo --
Animal companions / Luciano L'Abate --
Applications of emotional intelligence to schools and workplace / David Ruback and Laura Sweeney --
Implications of prescriptive approaches for policy, health promotion, epidemiology, and public health / Cornelius Hogan.
Responsibility: edited by Luciano L'Abate.

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From the reviews:"A volume that proposes to describe what is known about inexpensive approaches to health promotion is a welcome overview, indeed. This survey of health promotion has a cohesive, Read more...

 
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