Presentation on theme: "University of Aberdeen Student Activity and Lifestyle at Aberdeen Study SALSA is Europe's largest on-line study investigating activity, lifestyle and health."— Presentation transcript:
University of Aberdeen Student Activity and Lifestyle at Aberdeen Study SALSA is Europe's largest on-line study investigating activity, lifestyle and health of all students of the University of Aberdeen. With SALSA we will learn more about student lifestyle and health. This will help the University to help students to manage their health and fitness better Please log on and participate at your earliest convenience: SALSA is run in conjunction with… SALSA is run with the co-operation of Sports and Recreation Services
Definition Health Psychology The study of psychological process in health, illness and health care
Alemeda Health Practices 7 or 8 hours sleep eating breakfast never smoker no snacking near correct weight moderate or no use of alcohol regular physical activity
Health Psychology Course Text Ogden J (2004) Health Psychology: a textbook. Open University Press.
Health Psychology Course Level Mondays DateLecturerTopic Derek JohnstonIntroduction: Psychology and Health Derek JohnstonStress: Definitions and Determinants Falko SniehottaDie Hard: Why and how the majority of Britons will kill themselves Falko SniehottaHow do people become and stay physical active? Derek JohnstonStress and Heart Disease Falko SniehottaWhen sex becomes a health risk: Sexual Risk behaviours Sara JoiceLiving with chronic disease Sara JoiceHow do patients understand their illness? Common Sense models of illness and their effects on Health Gerry MolloySocial relationships are good for your health Gerry MolloySocial relationships are bad for your health Derek Johnston & Falko Sniehotta Adopting precautions measures in dental health Questions and revision  Supervised by Marie Johnst