Pathways to Illness, Pathways to Health
ISBN 10: 1441913785
ISBN 13: 978-1441913784
This book offers a psychobiological model for understanding the paths that lead people to illness, and suggests changes in maladaptive pathways. Covers stress-related illnesses including genetic-psychobiological etiology, and outlines multilevel interventions.
From the reviews:
“Pathways to Illness, Pathways to Health provides a broad overview of the past research on complementary and alternative health techniques for both mental and physical illnesses. … The organization and outline of the book may provide a starting point for lifestyle coaches and alternative health care practitioners to find evidence for treatments … .” (Patrick L. Hill and Robin K. Young, PsycCRITIQUES, Vol. 59 (4), January, 2014)
"Clearly written, well referenced, and immensely practical [offering] clinicians the reliable guidance they are looking for. . . . An important text in helping all of us to create the holistic and integrative models of care which are necessary to effectively address our current worldwide crisis of chronic illness." (James S. Gordon, MD, Center for Mind-Body Medicine, Saybrook University, from the Foreword)