Accession Number : ADA193151

Title :   Proceedings of the AMEDD Clinical Psychology Short Course (1987): Military Applications of Neuropsychology and Health Psychology Held in San Francisco, California on 9-13 March 1987. Volume 2.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : LETTERMAN ARMY MEDICAL CENTER SAN FRANCISCO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Byrne, Robert A

PDF Url : ADA193151

Report Date : Jul 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 301

Abstract : The proceedings of Volume II are a compilation of papers reflecting the research, theories and viewpoints of the presenters at the 1987 AMEDD Clinical Psychology Short Course-Military Applications of Clinical Neuropsychology and Health Psychology. The conference Program was designed to accomplish the following three objectives: (1) To promote knowledge and understanding between the brain and the behavior and the evaluation of this assessment; (2) To promote basic skills training in a variety of areas of health psychology; and (3) To promote a forum for continuing education, exchange of new ideas, and maintenance of high levels of professional competence for military psychologists. Keywords: Neuropsychology tests and screening batteries, Neuropsychology impairment indices, Subcortical indices, Localization and distribution of brain functions, Self-efficacy and health functioning, Personality tests, Sports psychology, AIDS psychoimmunology, Smoking risk factors, Military psychology, Privileged communications.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY PSYCHOLOGY, *CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY, BRAIN, DISTRIBUTION FUNCTIONS, HEALTH, MAINTENANCE, MILITARY TRAINING, PERSONALITY TESTS, PSYCHOLOGISTS, PSYCHOLOGY, RECREATION, RISK, SKILLS, SYMPOSIA, IMMUNOLOGY, BEHAVIOR, MILITARY APPLICATIONS, TOBACCO SMOKING

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE