For Week 2 our focus is on Health Theories. Please look up one or more events which speak of the Health Theories which we discussed in lecture this week.
-Please provide a write up on your chosen weekly event (TED talk event, local event, community event, current event etc).
Both of our course textbooks speak of health behavior models
Edberg Chapters 3 & 4,
Glanz, Rimer and Viswanath Chapters 5, 6 & 7
Focusing on the 5 models below:
1) Health Belief Model
2) Theory of Reasoned Action
3) Theory of Planned Behavior
4) Integrated Behavior Model
5) Transtheoretical Model
Using your textbooks, discuss your thoughts on the above 5 models.