Promoting Psychological Well-Being in Children and Families

  • Bruce Kirkcaldy

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Adrian Furnham, Bruce Kirkcaldy
    Pages 14-32
  3. Mark D. Holder, Robyn L. Weninger
    Pages 81-101
  4. Axel Schölmerich, Alexandru Agache, Birgit Leyendecker
    Pages 123-134
  5. Kathleen Ares, Lisa M. Kuhns, Nisha Dogra, Niranjan Karnik
    Pages 135-153
  6. Alexander-Stamatios Antoniou, Eftychia Mitsopoulou, George P. Chrousos
    Pages 154-171
  7. Bert Hayslip Jr., Robert J. Maiden, Megan L. Dolbin-MacNab
    Pages 279-295
  8. Christelle Ngnoumen, Ellen Langer
    Pages 296-308
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 309-315

About this book


Psychology's contribution to health research and clinical practice continues to grow at a phenomenal pace. In this book a global and multidisciplinary selection of outstanding academics and clinicians focus on the psychological well-being and positive health of both children and families in order to 'depathologise' mental disorders.


Physical health psychological health medicine well-being children families epidemiology psychotherapy adolescence biopsychosocial model paradigm shift health promotion biological evolution positive psychology happiness life satisfaction acceptance and commitment therapy cognitive behavior therapy resources strengths acceptance behavior education emotion health intervention psychology social work therapy Trauma

Editors and affiliations

  • Bruce Kirkcaldy
    • 1
  1. 1.International Centre for the Study of Occupational and Mental HealthDüsseldorfGermany

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