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Psychosocial Factors in Chronic Illness and Disability (Module)

Module description

This module provides part of the knowledge base and includes:

Self-management interventions, models of stress, stress and psychobiology, psychological factors in managing chronic illnesses, Psychoneuroimmunology, social support, end of life issues, pain, disfigurement,, care giving, sleep.

Staff information

Dr Lyndsay Hughes

Teaching pattern

Thursdays 10am-1pm or 2pm-5pm

Module assessment - more information

Unseen examination and Essay

Key information

Module code 7PAHHCID

Credit level 7

Assessment written examination/s

Credit value 15

Semester Semester 1 (autumn)

Study abroad module No