Focusing on the 5 models below: 1) Health Belief Model 2) Theory of Reasoned Action 3) Theory of Planned Behavior 4) Integrated Behavior Model

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.