Welcome to the companion website!

Welcome to the SAGE edge site for Health Psychology, 4th Edition.

The SAGE edge site for Health Psychology, 4th Edition by Regan A. R. Gurung offers a robust online environment you can access anytime, anywhere, and features an impressive array of free tools and resources to keep you on the cutting edge of your learning experience.


Health Psychology: Well-Being in a Diverse World introduces students to the main topics and issues in health psychology through a unique perspective focused on diversity. Using a conversational tone, author Regan A. R. Gurung explores the key determinants of behavior—such as family, environment, ethnicity, and religion—and connects concepts to personal experiences for students to gain a deeper understanding and appreciation of the material. Extensively updated based on over 1,000 new articles cited, and with a new chapter on research methods, the Fourth Edition reflects the latest cutting-edge research in the field to explain more thoroughly how context and culture are important predictors of healthy behavior.


We gratefully acknowledge Regan A. R. Gurung for writing an excellent text. Special thanks are also due to Julie McIntyre of The Sage Colleges, Theresa DiDonato of Loyola University Maryland, and Laureen Gleason for developing the ancillaries on this site.