PSYCHONEUROENDOCRINOLOGY

The study of the relationship between psychological factors, the nervous system and the endocrine system as that relationship determines behavior and menial health. Included in the study are the effects of psychological stress on neuroendocrine systems. Changes in these systems are then evaluated as to their effect on behavior both normal and psychopathological.

PSYCHONEUROENDOCRINOLOGY: "psychoneuroendocrinoolgy looks at three factors or systems: psychological, nervous and endocrine."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PSYCHONEUROENDOCRINOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/psychoneuroendocrinology/ (accessed October 19, 2020).
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