Provide health psychological advice

Description

Provide health psychological expert opinions, reports and advice in regard to health related risk behaviour and its causes.

Alternative labels

provide health psychological expert opinions
give health-psychological consultation
provide advices in health psychology
give health psychological expert opinions
provide health psychological consultation
provide health psychological reports
give health psychological expert opinion
present health psychological expert opinion

Skill type

skill/competence

Skill reusability level

sector-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Provide health psychological advice is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Aromatherapist: Aromatherapists use essential oils extracted from herbal products at the level of the interface skin and mucous membranes to improve the clients` well-being. They treat a variety of illnesses and physical or psychological conditions, under supervision and on a doctor’s order.
Health psychologist: Health psychologists deal with the various aspects of health related behaviour of individuals and groups, by helping individuals or groups prevent illness and promote healthy behaviours by also providing counseling services. They perform tasks for the development of health promotion activities and projects on the basis of psychological science, research findings, theories, methods and techniques. They also engage in research about health related issues to influence public policy on health care issues.

Optional skill

Provide health psychological advice is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Complementary therapist: Complementary therapists use a range of complementary and alternative therapies to work simultaneously with the clients` body, mind, and spirit in a holistic approach. They offer practices and services for holistic wellbeing, health maintenance, health education, health promotion and prevention of illness, along with the sustainable treatment of certain illnesses, especially chronic illnesses. Their practices include but are not limited to acupuncture, aromatherapy, banotherapy, homeopathy, and herbal medicine.
Assistant clinical psychologist: Assistant clinical psychologists aid psychologists in their work. They work in healthcare facilities or private practices where they assist psychologists with their treatment of patients. Assistant clinical psychologists are healthcare professionals that can assess patients with psychological tests and aid with therapy, as well as performing administrative functions.

 


 

References

  1. Provide health psychological advice – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022