By Carrie H. Kennedy,Gary G. Kay
Aeromedical psychology is that department of psychology referring to the overview, choice and evaluate of aviation team of workers. This ebook, Aeromedical Psychology, is designed to supply the ability for numerous clinicians to hold out sound review and choice methods, practice knowledgeable reviews and make next options relating to flight prestige and therapy innovations geared to the aviation surroundings. To facilitate a dynamic realizing of the sphere, the ebook emphasizes an integration of purposes and concept, case examples and research.
The booklet is split into 3 elements. the 1st provides evaluate and choice tactics for aviation body of workers (i.e. air site visitors controllers, flight officials and pilots) and astronauts and the various ways that either psychologists and psychiatrists are enthusiastic about those roles. within the moment half, the waiver criteria placed forth through either the FAA and many of the branches of the army are provided, in addition to the waiver determination strategy. medical concerns targeted to aviation - particularly worry of flying, motivation to fly and airsickness - are addressed, in addition to attainable classes of intervention, therapy and disposition. within the ultimate half, extra really good matters touching on aeromedical psychology are handled, particularly the psychopharmacological learn and rules appropriate to leisure pilots and aviation team of workers, handling the aftermath of aviation mishaps and the psychologist's position in twist of fate investigations.
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Aeromedical Psychology by Carrie H. Kennedy,Gary G. Kay