• one's
  • For example, behavior change steps to include more physical activity can improve one's life expectancy, control weight, and boost mental health. (wikipedia.org)
  • In other words, one's emotions and behaviors are shaped by prior relationships. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thus, relational self theory posits that prior and existing relationships influence one's emotions and behaviors in interactions with new individuals, particularly those individuals that remind him or her of others in his or her life. (wikipedia.org)
  • social
  • Ultimately, social marketing and health marketing create and use products, programs, and advertising strategies that try to get people to DO things like eat more fruit or get flu shots. (gradschools.com)
  • Then, they design programs that target important social health issues such as teen pregnancy, HIV and the spread of infectious diseases such as Hepatitis or Zika. (gradschools.com)
  • i As such, a health communication degree program could tackle elements of social marketing, outreach, public policy, strategic planning and more. (gradschools.com)
  • Universities that offer Health Communication Graduate programs often have a unique mission, such as a focus on holistic wellness, media studies or social health issues. (gradschools.com)
  • An area that is often highlighted in health communication is the (social) health marketing aspect. (gradschools.com)
  • Participants for the paper-based Family Health Package (FHP) Evaluation Phase will be recruited from an existing database developed by the Immersive Virtual Environment Testing Area (IVETA) within the Social and Behavioral Research Branch, NHGRI, consisting of mothers in the Washington, DC area, and through local advertisement and posting on clinicaltrials.gov. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Building Blocks for a Healthy Future - Helps parents, caregivers, and educators promote the healthy social and emotional development of young children in order to prevent substance abuse. (urc-chs.com)
  • Mobilizing communities to create positive, supportive social norms through health classes, group counseling, and community health events, training LGUs to work with local media to support BCC, and materials development and dissemination. (urc-chs.com)
  • We support client programs by developing, testing, implementing, and evaluating communication and social marketing interventions aimed at promoting behavior change. (rti.org)
  • Our goal is to create educational products, communication campaigns, and social marketing programs that result in healthier decisions and actions. (rti.org)
  • Psychologists who strive to understand how biological, behavioral, and social factors influence health and illness are called health psychologists. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rogers proposes that four main elements influence the spread of a new idea: the innovation itself, communication channels, time, and a social system. (wikipedia.org)
  • His methodologies are closely followed in recent diffusion research, even as the field has expanded into, and been influenced by, other methodological disciplines such as social network analysis and communication. (wikipedia.org)
  • This behavior is only considered social undermining if the person's perceived action is intended to hinder their target. (wikipedia.org)
  • When social undermining is seen in the work environment the behavior is used to hinder the co-worker's ability to establish and maintain a positive interpersonal relationship, success and a good reputation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Examples of how an employee can use social undermining in the work environment are behaviors that are used to delay the work of co-workers, to make them look bad or slow them down, competing with co-workers to gain status and recognition and giving co-workers incorrect or even misleading information about a particular job. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to Duffy, Gangster, and Pagon, 2002, the definition of social undermining in a workplace is, behavior intended to hinder over time and not allowing a person to establish or maintain positive interpersonal relationships. (wikipedia.org)
  • Research has shown that social undermining exists in a separate and distinct continuum when looking at positive workplace behavior (e.g. social support). (wikipedia.org)
  • Vinokur found that those who alleged to have social undermining in the workplace reported to have poorer mental health and experienced less well-being. (wikipedia.org)
  • Behaviors of social undermining can affect a person and his or her perceptions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Behavior change in public health is also known as social and behavior change communication (SBCC). (wikipedia.org)
  • The study of interpersonal relationships involves several branches of the social sciences, including such disciplines as sociology, communication studies, psychology, anthropology, and social work. (wikipedia.org)
  • Peer education is the teaching or sharing of health information, values and behavior in educating others who may share similar social backgrounds or life experiences. (wikipedia.org)
  • Peer educators can be effective role models for young adolescents by promoting healthy behavior, helping to create and reinforce social norms that support safer behaviors, and also serve as an accessible and approachable health education resource both inside and outside the classroom. (wikipedia.org)
  • Campbell argues that what peer education ought to do is to promote the kind of critical consciousness theorised by Paulo Freire This means that peers use the peer education process to critically discuss their circumstances, especially the social factors impacting upon their health. (wikipedia.org)
  • neonatal
  • Pakistan Initiative for Mothers and Newborns (PAIMAN) PAIMAN is a USAID funded project that was implemented in order to reduce Pakistan's maternal and neonatal mortality while also improving child health at the household level. (wikipedia.org)
  • dietary
  • Therefore, a mixed-method pilot study will be conducted to explore how dietary habits and healthy behaviors are transmitted across family generations and the motivational influence of family health history regarding diseases associated with overweight and diet on improving health behaviors. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Participants are taught to control their symptoms through relaxation techniques, dietary changes, managing sleep and fatigue, proper use of medications, exercise and communication with their health care provider. (canoncitydailyrecord.com)
  • The Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP) is an agency in the U.S. Department of Agriculture, created on December 1, 1994, to improve the health and well-being of Americans by establishing national dietary guidelines based on the best science available. (wikipedia.org)
  • This Division provides leadership in promoting national food and dietary guidance by translating science-based guidance into research-based patterns for food intake and message strategies that consumers can use to make informed decisions and positively change behavior. (wikipedia.org)
  • This Division produces and manages the USDA Food Plans and the Healthy Eating Index, a validated dietary assessment tool. (wikipedia.org)
  • interactions
  • Enhancing client-provider interactions by training population officers, health care providers, and community volunteers on interpersonal communication and counseling and by increasing client access to information. (urc-chs.com)
  • positive
  • Participants require the opportunity to practice modelled behavior and positive reinforcement if it is to be adopted successfully. (wikipedia.org)
  • interpersonal
  • A good public health intervention is not only defined by the results they create, but also the number of levels it hits on the socioecological model (individual, interpersonal, community and/or environment). (wikipedia.org)
  • people's
  • So, for instance, if local norms regarding sexuality and gender put people's health at risk, this approach argues that peers should critically discuss those norms, so that they can then collectively seek to establish new more health-enhancing norms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Participants
  • Researchers will give participants a Family Health Package (FHP). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Participants will be asked to complete an electronic survey regarding participants health status, causal health beliefs, risk perceptions, and intentions to communicate health information. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • After using the FHeP, participants will complete a short electronic survey to identify knowledge and understanding gained from the use of the application, changes in communication intentions, and suggestions for improvements to the application. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The goal of this program is to provide self-management tools, not medical advice, to enable and empower participants to build the self confidence needed to assume a major role maintaining their health and chronic health condition(s)," said Vickie Broerman, R.N., CDSMP Coordinator. (canoncitydailyrecord.com)
  • Research shows the CDSMP saved between $390 and $520 per patient over a two-year study because participants used fewer health care services, particularly less hospital and physician services (2.5 fewer visits) than they had used prior to participating in the program," said Broerman. (canoncitydailyrecord.com)
  • practice
  • Health psychologists work in many different settings including the UK's National Health Service (NHS), private practice, universities, communities, schools and organizations. (wikipedia.org)
  • raising awareness
  • By actively recruiting national, state, and local stakeholders, THMs help communities move from raising awareness about underage drinking as a public health issue to taking actions that will measurably prevent it. (urc-chs.com)
  • people
  • Community-level advocacy seeks to increase BCC activities and resources and encourage people to visit health facilities. (urc-chs.com)
  • Because effective health communication must be tailored for the audience and the situation, research into health communication seeks to refine communication strategies to inform people about ways to enhance health or to avoid specific health risks. (wikipedia.org)
  • We investigate how people seek, use, and process information related to behaviors, and we test innovative tools and interventions. (rti.org)
  • Brian Wansink, PhD, 2012 SNEB President said, "These changes came about because SNEB is not the society that tells people what they ought to eat, but rather the Society that changes behavior-we change how people eat. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health psychologists can work with people on a one-to-one basis, in groups, as a family, or at a larger population level. (wikipedia.org)
  • Power is the ability to influence the behavior of other people. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rather than health professionals educating members of the public, the idea behind peer education is that ordinary lay people are in the best position to encourage healthy behaviour to each other. (wikipedia.org)
  • The intention is that familiar people, giving locally-relevant and meaningful suggestions, in appropriate local language and taking account of the local context, will be most likely to be able to promote health-enhancing behaviour change. (wikipedia.org)
  • context
  • We also analyze the impact of messages and promotional materials in the context of behavior change and deliver data our clients can use. (rti.org)
  • Psychology
  • Scholars and practitioners in health communication are often trained in disciplines such as communication studies, sociology, psychology, public health, or medicine and then focus within their field on either health or communication. (wikipedia.org)
  • Although its early beginnings can be traced to the field of clinical psychology, four different divisions within health psychology and one related field, occupational health psychology (OHP), have developed over time. (wikipedia.org)
  • The four divisions include clinical health psychology, public health psychology, community health psychology, and critical health psychology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Advanced credentialing in the US as a clinical health psychologist is provided through the American Board of Professional Psychology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health psychologists use their knowledge of psychology and health to promote general well-being and understand physical illness. (wikipedia.org)
  • Leading journals include Health Psychology, the Journal of Health Psychology, the British Journal of Health Psychology, and Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clinical health psychology (ClHP) ClHP is the application of scientific knowledge, derived from the field of health psychology, to clinical questions that may arise across the spectrum of health care. (wikipedia.org)
  • In many countries, clinical psychology is a regulated mental health profession. (wikipedia.org)
  • capacities
  • Creating environments that will support BCC by working with DOH, LGUs, and other partners to enhance their capacities to plan, manage, and finance public health BCC programs and to maximize their impact and sustainability. (urc-chs.com)
  • maternal health
  • Founded in 1977 with a focus on family planning, PATH soon broadened its purpose to work on a wide array of emerging and persistent global health issues in the areas of health technologies, maternal health, child health, reproductive health, vaccines and immunization, and emerging and epidemic diseases such as HIV, malaria, and tuberculosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • reproductive health
  • Several PATH technologies address sexual and reproductive health, including: The careHPV test, developed in conjunction with Qiagen as the first molecular diagnostic to screen for human papillomavirus (HPV)-the most common cause of cervical cancer-in clinics in low-resource settings. (wikipedia.org)
  • CCP was founded with reproductive health and family planning at the heart of its initial programming. (wikipedia.org)
  • The family planning and reproductive health (FP/RH) element of CCP is the keystone program which CCP's other programmers were founded on. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nigerian Urban Reproductive Health Initiative (NURHI) NURHI was funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and partnered with CCP in hopes of bringing together the private and public sectors of Nigeria to reduce the barriers to family planning services in the area. (wikipedia.org)
  • physical activity
  • Risk assessments based on family health history may help educate families on disease risks and encourage them to change physical activity and food choices. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Lifestyle behaviors, such as diet and physical activity, have been linked to the development of a number of diseases, including cancer, diabetes, and heart disease. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The 3-4-50 concept outlines that there are 3 behaviors (poor diet, little to no physical activity, and smoking), that lead to four diseases (heart disease/stroke, diabetes, cancer, pulmonary disease), that account for 50% of deaths worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • knowledge
  • Students who pursue their MS in Communication could acquire both general knowledge of media relations and persuasion, along with specific proficiency in how to launch a health campaign or brand health services. (gradschools.com)
  • In addition, health psychologists can help train other healthcare professionals (e.g., physicians and nurses) to take advantage of the knowledge the discipline has generated, when treating patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • closely
  • For five years, HealthPRO worked closely with the DOH and the Commission on Population (POPCOM) at the central level and with 30 LGUs, 11 regional health departments, 19 NGO partners, and 405 community-based organizations at the regional, provincial, and municipal levels. (urc-chs.com)
  • public
  • Leveraged almost $2.9 million in cash and in-kind contributions from both the private and public sectors for the reproduction of communication materials, the broadcasting of TV and radio spots, the roll-out of LBK, health classes, health events, and IPC/C training. (urc-chs.com)
  • The NMCD develops, leads, and manages public and private partnerships to help multiply the reach of tested nutrition and health messages, works actively with USDA's Nutrition Communicator's Network of public-private partners, and is an active participant in the implementation of the Administration's Let's Move! (wikipedia.org)
  • The challenge that public health interventions face is generalizability: what may work in one community may not work in others. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other additional early services offered by the CCP included the improvement of family planning through accreditation of public and private health facilities in low-income countries. (wikipedia.org)