474 Health Psychology

IN PERSON CLASS ONLY - Class Course Outline (Fall 2019) so far...
('on-line' class follows a different format)

I. Introduction to Health Psychology (Chapter 1 of Taylor + Lecture)
   A) Overview of the Field
   B) Biopsychosocial Model of Health
   C) Methods in Health Psychology

II. Fields Related to Health Psychology (Lecture only)
   A) Medical Sociology
      1) Macro/Meso/Micro level of analysis
      2) Disease = biomedical problem seen thru a Social Lens
      3) Social Construction of Disease
         [Medicalization of Deviant Behavior/Expert Control, etc.]
         a) Hyperkinesis (now ADHD)
         b) Menopause and hormone replacement therapy
         c) Black lung (mentioned)
      4) Parsons and the Sick Role
    B) Public Health
       1) The Idealist, Being Robin Hood, being cunning
       2) Brief History of Public Health (1869 1st State Health Dept. in Mass.; garbarge disposal in NYC 200 years ago)
       3) Public Health Investigation -- John Snow and Cholera (London, 1849 ~ 1954)
    C) Epidemiology
       1) Salmonella outbreak and Investigation (in Minnesota, 1973)
       2) Epidemiology Triangle -- host, agent, environment

III. Kaplan and Health Care Outcomes (Lecture only]
     A) Aspirin Study and Coronary Heart Disase
     B) Cholesterol and Elevated Blood Pressure meds/side effects
     C) Coffee as cause of Death
     C) FOCUS of health care should be on Quality of Life and Life Expectancy (i.e., mortality or death outcomes)

IV. Attitude and Behavior Change/Health Promotion (Chapter 3,4 Taylor, Lecture)
     A) Behavioral Understanding, Prediction, Control
     B) Attitude, Intent, Behavior link
     C) 8 key attitude/behavior change components (coming soon)...
     D).....



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