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Psychology and Diabetes Care

A Practical Guide

Editors: Barnard, Katharine D., Lloyd, Cathy E. (Eds.)

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  • Each chapter includes a ‘tips and tricks’ or ‘key point summary’ section for quick gleaning by the reader
  • The contributors comprising a mixture of psychologists and medical doctors, this book is carefully balanced to be clinically applicable whilst drawing from a deep understanding of psychology
  • New areas such as intensive insulin therapies and technologies such as continuous glucose monitoring are explored in detail in terms of their psychological impact
  • The key issue of depression and depressive symptomatology will be explored and the implications of poor mental health for practice will be considered
  • Up to date or current policy/empirical research integrated into the chapters
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Psychology and Diabetes Care: A Practical Guide is a concise handbook for the practicing diabetes clinician who is interested in gaining a better understanding of his patients, and in learning simple skills and tips to manage patients more effectively. It identifies and explores key psychological interventions in diabetes care in order to help healthcare professionals support their patients effectively. Edited by an expert on the psychology of diabetes, and with contributions from a group of specialists in diabetes psychology, this book contains a myriad of insights into how to understand and treat the type 1 or type 2 diabetes patient.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Table of contents (7 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $64.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-0-85729-573-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $84.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-0-85729-572-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
  • Covid-19 shipping restrictions
  • Usually ready to be dispatched within 3 to 5 business days, if in stock
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Psychology and Diabetes Care
Book Subtitle
A Practical Guide
Editors
  • Katharine D. Barnard
  • Cathy E. Lloyd
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-85729-573-6
DOI
10.1007/978-0-85729-573-6
Softcover ISBN
978-0-85729-572-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVIII, 177
Number of Illustrations
1 b/w illustrations, 5 illustrations in colour
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