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  Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology 2023-2025 Academic Programs Health Psychology Concentration Competencies  


The health psychology concentration aims to ensure that all health psychology students have been exposed to and have developed competencies appropriate for entry-level professionals in the following domains:

  1. Clinical health psychology
  2. Behavioral medicine
  3. Health psychology and behavioral medicine related intervention approaches (e.g., smoking cessation, cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia [CBT-I])
  4. Health disparities
  5. Individual, familial, and community diversity
  6. Dissemination and implementation science
  7. Research relevant to health psychology and behavioral medicine populations

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