Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education
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Author: Randall R. Cottrell,James T. Girvan,James F. McKenzie,Denise Seabert
Pages: 379
ISBN: 0321927141
Release: 2014
Editor: Benjamin Cummings

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

For courses in Health Education/Promotion/Planning (Health & Kinesiology) A solid foundation in the issues of health education and promotion, and a solid connection to the research, resources, and people involved Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education has what it takes to connect to research, resources, and practitioners in health education/promotion, while gaining a solid foundation in the history, philosophy, theory, and ethics of health education. Considered to be the best overall introduction to the growing profession of health education/promotion, it covers the roles and responsibilities of health education specialists, the settings where they are employed, and the ethics of the profession. In addition to presenting the history of health, health care, and health education/promotion, the book gives you a glimpse at what the future may hold for health education specialists. Extensively updated to include the most current thinking and practices in the field, this new Sixth Edition includes discussions of recent health reform developments, the responsibilities and competencies of health education specialists, non-traditional health jobs, what's in store for the future of health education jobs, the use of the social media in health promotion, and much more. The best overall introduction to the growing profession of health education/promotion: Get a solid foundation in the background, history, philosophy, theory, and ethics of health promotion and education. A look at the profession from the people doing the job: Coverage of the roles and responsibilities of health educators, plus personal accounts of health education professionals tell the story. NEW! Extensive updates including the most current thinking and practices in the field. Outstanding pedagogical aids: Receive invaluable help for ensuring comprehension, including review questions, case studies, critical thinking questions, activities, and weblinks, in each chapter. Package consists of: 0321927141 / 9780321927149 Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education, 6/e

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education
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Author: Randall R. Cottrell,James T. Girvan,James F. McKenzie
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9780321962782
Release: 2014-06-23
Editor: Pearson Higher Ed

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xxxxxxxxxx ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education has what it takes to connect to research, resources, and practitioners in health education/promotion, while gaining a solid foundation in the history, philosophy, theory, and ethics of health education. Considered to be the best overall introduction to the growing profession of health education/promotion, it covers the roles and responsibilities of health education specialists, the settings where they are employed, and the ethics of the profession. In addition to presenting the history of health, health care, and health education/promotion, the book gives you a glimpse at what the future may hold for health education specialists. Extensively updated to include the most current thinking and practices in the field, this new Sixth Edition includes discussions of recent health reform developments, the responsibilities and competencies of health education specialists, non-traditional health jobs, what’s in store for the future of health education jobs, the use of the social media in health promotion, and much more. The best overall introduction to the growing profession of health education/promotion: Get a solid foundation in the background, history, philosophy, theory, and ethics of health promotion and education. A look at the profession from the people doing the job: Coverage of the roles and responsibilities of health educators, plus personal accounts of health education professionals tell the story. NEW! Extensive updates including the most current thinking and practices in the field. Outstanding pedagogical aids: Receive invaluable help for ensuring comprehension, including review questions, case studies, critical thinking questions, activities, and weblinks, in each chapter.

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education
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Author: Randall R. Cottrell,James T. Girvan,James F. McKenzie
Pages: 306
ISBN: 0205273653
Release: 1999
Editor: Allyn & Bacon

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Suitable for use in an introductory health education course or as a resource for students who wish to know about the historical, theoretical, and philosophical foundations of the profession. Also covers employment opportunities in the field, skills needed to practice health education, and what it is

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education
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Author: Randall R. Cottrell,James T. Girvan,James F. McKenzie,Denise Seabert
Pages: 400
ISBN: 9780134551975
Release: 2017-01-09
Editor: Pearson

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For undergraduate courses in health education and promotion. Current Real-World Perspectives Enhance Readers’ Understanding of Health Education and Promotion Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education provides readers with a solid foundation in the history, philosophy, theory, and ethics of health education. Considered the best overall introduction to the growing field of health education and promotion, the text connects fundamental topics to research, resources, and practitioners. The 7th Edition covers the roles and responsibilities of health education specialists, potential occupational settings, and the ethics that inform professional decisions. Looking at the past, present, and future of health, health care, and health education and promotion, the book features discussions of recent health reforms, the evolving professional landscape, the use of social media in health promotion, and much more.

Theoretical Foundations of Health Education and Health Promotion

Theoretical Foundations of Health Education and Health Promotion
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Author: Manoj Sharma,John A. Romas
Pages: 302
ISBN: 0763796115
Release: 2011-01-15
Editor: Jones & Bartlett Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Health Sciences & Professions

Philosophical Foundations of Health Education

Philosophical Foundations of Health Education
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Author: Jill M. Black,Steven R. Furney,Helen M. Graf,Ann E. Nolte
Pages: 448
ISBN: 0470528656
Release: 2009-11-19
Editor: John Wiley & Sons

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book covers the philosophical and ethical foundations of the professional practice of health education in school, community, work site and hospital settings, as well as in health promotion consultant activities. Designed to be flexible, readers are prompted to develop their own philosophical and ethical approach(s) to the field after becoming familiar with the literature related to the discipline. It provides a state-of-the-art, conceptual framework and is targeted for health education majors who seek careers in health education and to provide other health science and health-related majors, who need to gain clear, succinct philosophical principles.

Foundations for Health Promotion E Book

Foundations for Health Promotion   E Book
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Author: Jennie Naidoo,Jane Wills
Pages: 340
ISBN: 9780702054440
Release: 2016-02-19
Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The new edition of the highly successful Foundations for Health Promotion continues to offer a wealth of information in a unique, user-friendly format. Containing over 300 artworks, tables and 'pull out' boxes, this helpful text covers the theory, strategies and methods, settings and implementation of health promotion. Applicable to a wide range of health and social care professionals and anyone engaged with education about health and wellbeing. Comprehensive updating and expansion to reflect recent research findings and major organizational and policy changes Clear structure and signposting for ease of reading and study Wide choice of examples and illustrative case studies reflect the needs of a variety of professional groups in health services, local and municipal services and education Interactive learning activities with indicative answers help readers consolidate their learning Comprehensively updated and expanded to reflect major organizational and policy changes Interactive learning activities with indicative answers at the end of each chapter 'Pull out' boxes illustrate recent research findings and case studies of practice

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education Pearson New International Edition

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education  Pearson New International Edition
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Author: Randall R. Cottrell,James T. Girvan,James F. McKenzie
Pages: 368
ISBN: 9781292052502
Release: 2013-10-03
Editor: Pearson Higher Ed

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The Fifth Edition of Principles and Foundations connects you to research, resources, and practitioners in health education/promotion while providing a solid foundation in the history, philosophy, theory, and ethics of health education. This text continues to provide the best overall introduction to the growing profession of health education/promotion by covering the roles and responsibilities of health education specialists, the settings where healtheducation specialistsare employed, and the ethics of the profession. In addition to covering the history of health, health care, and health education/promotion, the book provides a preview of what the future may hold for health education specialists. The Fifth Edition includes new Practitioner’s Perspective features and updates to all chapters, reflecting the most current thinking and practices in the field.

Health Promotion Programs

Health Promotion Programs
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Author: Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE)
Pages: 480
ISBN: 0470590211
Release: 2010-03-18
Editor: John Wiley & Sons

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Health Promotion Programs introduces the theory of health promotion and presents an overview of current best practices from a wide variety of settings that include schools, health care organizations, workplace, and community. The 43 contributors to Health Promotion Programs focus on students and professionals interested in planning, implementing, and evaluating programs that promote health equity. In addition to the focus on best practices, each chapter contains information on: Identifying health promotion programs Eliminating health disparities Defining and applying health promotion theories and models Assessing the needs of program participants Creating and supporting evidence-based programs Implementing health promotion programs: Tools, program staff, and budgets Advocacy Communicating health information effectively Developing and increasing program funding Evaluating, improving, and sustaining health promotion programs Health promotion challenges and opportunities Health promotion resources and career links "The authors have clearly connected the dots among planning, theory, evaluation, health disparity, and advocacy, and have created a user-friendly toolbox for health promotion empowerment."—Ronald L. Braithwaite, PhD, professor, Morehouse School of Medicine, Departments of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Family Medicine, and Psychiatry "The most comprehensive program planning text to date, this book examines all facets of planning and implementation across four key work environments where health educators function."—Mal Goldsmith, PhD, CHES, professor and coordinator of Health Education, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville "Health Promotion Programs . . . . explores the thinking of some of our field's leaders and confirms its well-deserved place in the field and in our personal collections."—Susan M. Radius, PhD, CHES, professor and program director, Health Science Department, Towson University

Foundation Concepts of Global Community Health Promotion and Education

Foundation Concepts of Global Community Health Promotion and Education
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Author: Barbara Hernandez
Pages: 299
ISBN: 9780763781682
Release: 2011-08-24
Editor: Jones & Bartlett Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Health Sciences & Professions

Foundations and Principles of Health Education

Foundations and Principles of Health Education
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Author: Nicholas Galli
Pages: 389
ISBN: UOM:49015000354226
Release: 1978
Editor: John Wiley & Sons

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Foundations of Mental Health Promotion

Foundations of Mental Health Promotion
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Author: Manoj Sharma,Paul Branscum
Pages: 334
ISBN: 9781284199758
Release: 2020
Editor: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Written for undergraduate and graduate courses in public and community health, the second edition of Foundations of Mental Health Promotion provides a current look at mental health and mental illness with a focus on medical, epidemiological, behavioral, sociological, political, historical, developmental, and cultural perspectives in the field. Readers are introduced to the field of mental health promotion, and both individual-level and population-level approaches to handling mental health concerns are emphasized. New & Key Features: - UPDATED to reflect current CHES/MCHES competencies form NCHEC or DSM-5 and the latest version of ICD-11 - UPDATED models for mental health and health promotion are included throughout - FOCUS FEATURES highlight interesting discoveries, important aspects, anecdotes or future directions being pursued on a particular topic discussed in the chapter - ADDRESSES mental health promotion for children and adolescents, mental health promotion for adults, and mental health promotion for older adults - SKILL-BUILDING ACTIVITIES have been revised to reflect current events in mental health promotion and CASE STUDY ACTIVITIES have been added

The Process of Community Health Education and Promotion

The Process of Community Health Education and Promotion
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Author: Eva I. Doyle,Susan E. Ward,Jody Early
Pages: 435
ISBN: 9781478638377
Release: 2018-10-25
Editor: Waveland Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Health education promotes lifestyles and environments that enhance health, wellness, and quality of life for individuals and communities. This goal serves as the cornerstone of The Process of Community Health Education and Promotion, Third Edition. The authors provide readers a comprehensive introduction to the information, perspectives, and competencies they will need to successfully promote health in community, school, workplace, and health care settings. Rooted in an interprofessional paradigm, the importance of collaborative partnerships is explored throughout the text. The latest edition sparks critical thinking, discussion, and action by including real-world examples and engaging questions. A strong emphasis on social determinants and their influence shapes the updated section on health equity, which ends with a discussion on essential elements for promoting this universal human right. Special features highlighted throughout this action-oriented book showcase the authors’ experiential learning approach. “For Your Information” boxes complement and expand on chapter content. “For Your Application” prompts provide a variety of self-directed or instructor-guided activities. Additionally, appendices include a community assessment project guide and a professional e-portfolio guide, to which many of the activities in the book build toward.

Needs and Capacity Assessment Strategies for Health Education and Health Promotion

Needs and Capacity Assessment Strategies for Health Education and Health Promotion
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Author: Gary D. Gilmore,University of Wisconsin-La Crosse Gary D Gilmore
Pages: 376
ISBN: 9781449602116
Release: 2011-08-18
Editor: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Needs and Capacity Assessment Strategies for Health Education and Health Promotion, Fourth Edition provides practitioners with a handbook that can be used in the classroom and in the field. It focuses on realistic needs and capacity assessment strategies with considerations for preparation, implementation, and incorporation of findings into the planning process. It also provides an overview of settings, specific target audiences, approaches to assessing needs, and recommendations for addressing problems encountered along the way. The Fourth Edition continues to be reader friendly and worthwhile in terms of practical recommendations. The twelve chapters are realistic process discussions with mini-examples at the end based on the author's experiences and those of others in the field. Case studies provide insight into various combinations of strategies used in a variety of settings. Two special articles at the end of the book provide further insight regarding community risk estimation and the use of metaphors to gain a better understanding of the perceived needs and capacities that are assessed.

Health Promotion

Health Promotion
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Author: Keith Tones,Jackie Green
Pages: 376
ISBN: 0761974490
Release: 2004-05-24
Editor: SAGE

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Written for all professionals who strive to improve the health of others.

Community Health Education Settings Roles and Skills

Community Health Education  Settings  Roles  and Skills
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Author: Mark J. Minelli,Donald Breckon
Pages: 370
ISBN: 9780763754105
Release: 2009-10-06
Editor: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Now in its Fifth Edition, Community Health Education: Settings, Roles, and Skills has been a mainstay in public health education and has been used to train thousands in the field. This thorough revision features all new information on the latest concepts and strategies in health education. Each chapter will include a new section “Field Site Experiences”. These examples will provide real life experiences matching the chapter content material helping students connect theory with practice. Tips from “Practicing Health Educators” will also provide working examples from people with years of field experience. New public health challenges such as emergency response, Avian Flu, SARS, and designer drugs of abuse, have been woven into appropriate chapter materials. An all new chapter on creativity has also been added.

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education Global Edition

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education  Global Edition
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Author: Eric Chaisson,Steve McMillan
Pages: 400
ISBN: 1292061251
Release: 2014-03-12
Editor: Unknown

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Health Promotion in Canada

Health Promotion in Canada
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Author: Irving Rootman,Ann Pederson,Katherine L. Frohlich,Sophie Dupéré
Pages: 512
ISBN: 9781773380063
Release: 2017-11-10
Editor: Canadian Scholars

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Health Promotion in Canada is a comprehensive profile of the history, current status, and future of health promotion in Canada. This fourth edition maintains the critical approach of the previous three editions but provides a current and in-depth analysis of theory, practice, policy, and research in Canada in relation to recent innovative approaches in health promotion. Thoroughly updated with 15 new chapters and all-new learning objectives, the edited collection contains contributions by prominent Canadian academics, researchers, and practitioners as well as an afterword by Ronald Labonté. The authors cover a broad range of topics including inequities in health, Indigenous communities and immigrants, mental health, violence against women, global ecological change, and globalization. The book also provides critical reflections on practice and concrete Canadian examples that bring theory to life.

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education
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Author: Randall R. Cottrell,James T. Girvan,James F. McKenzie,Denise Seabert
Pages: 400
ISBN: 0134517652
Release: 2017-01-05
Editor: Prentice Hall

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

For undergraduate courses in health education and promotion. Current Real-World Perspectives Enhance Students' Understanding of Health Education and Promotion Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education provides students with a solid foundation in the history, philosophy, theory, and ethics of health education. Considered the best overall introduction to the growing field of health education and promotion, the text connects fundamental topics to research, resources, and practitioners. The 7th Edition covers the roles and responsibilities of health education specialists, potential occupational settings, and the ethics that inform professional decisions. Looking at the past, present, and future of health, health care, and health education and promotion, the book features discussions of recent health reforms, the evolving professional landscape, the use of social media in health promotion, and much more.

Health Behavior

Health Behavior
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Author: Karen Glanz,Barbara K. Rimer,K. Viswanath
Pages: 512
ISBN: 9781118628980
Release: 2015-07-27
Editor: John Wiley & Sons

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"Health Behavior: Theory, Research, and Practice, Fifth Edition, is a thorough introduction to the practice of health education and health promotion, covering the theories, applications, and research of most use to public health students and practitioners. Through four editions, with more than 100,000 copies sold, this book has become the gold-standard textbook for health behavior courses. This essential resource includes the most current information on theory, research, and practice at individual, interpersonal, and community and group levels, with substantial new content on current and emerging theories of health communication, social marketing and e-health, culturally diverse communities, health promotion, the impact of stress, the importance of networks and community, social marketing, and evaluation. New contents include an update to the selection of theories, both established and emerging; e-health and social media as integrated into health communication; global health as an application of health behavior theory; culture and health disparities; more guidance on how to select suitable theories for specific problems/issues. In addition to a selection of basic ancillary materials, the editors offer a dedicated website with student-written "theory in action" examples; expanded bibliographies; exemplar measures of theoretical constructs; and relevant links"--