Lifestyle Management in Health and Social Care
March 2009, Wiley-Blackwell
- Companion website with downloadable PDF files of client handouts
- Multi-professional contributions
- Suggestions for further reading
- Includes motivational interviewing
Chapter 1: Creating the opportunity for change.
Steve Paul and Bill Penson.
Chapter 2: Food and lifestyle: Healthy eating and weight management.
Dr Pinki Sahota.
Chapter 3: Getting the balance Right: Managing Work-Home Conflict.
Professor Jim McKenna and Miranda Thew.
Section B: Living with Lifestyle Problems.
Chapter 4: Impact of lifestyle on Back Pain.
Chapter 5: Energy for Life.
Miranda Thew and Sue Pemberton.
Chapter 6: Good Sleep- The Life Enhancer.
Chapter 7: ‘Portable’ Relaxation for Every Day Living.
Chapter 8: Lifestyle Factors In Managing Elevated Blood Pressure.
Professor Jim McKenna.
Section C: Healthy life and Healthy Relationships.
Chapter 9: Teenagers- Love and Boundaries!.
Chapter 10: Positive parenting and the Younger Child.
Fiona Wondergem and Dawn Taylor
Jim McKenna is Professor of Physical Activity and Health in the Carnegie Research Institute at Leeds Metropolitan University. He has published numerous peer-reviewed papers and book chapters, was a scientific contributor to the Chief Medical Officer’s Report (2004) and co-edited ‘Perspectives on Health and Exercise’ in 2003. He is an active reviewer for twelve peer-reviewed journals and five grant-awarding groups, and has been a postgraduate external examiner for six UK and Irish universities.