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Health promotion in communities [electronic resource] : holistic and wellness approaches / Carolyn Chambers Clark, editor.

Contributor(s): Clark, Carolyn Chambers.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Springer Pub. Co., c2002Description: 1 online resource (xix, 475 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9780826116192 (electronic bk.); 0826116191 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Community health services | Holistic medicine | Health promotion | Medicine, Preventive | Community Health Services -- organization and administration -- United States | Health Promotion -- methods -- United States | Holistic Health -- United States | Sant�e, Services communautaires de | M�edecine holistique | Promotion de la sant�e | M�edecine pr�eventive | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Health Care Issues | MEDICAL -- Public Health | MEDICAL -- Health Policy | HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General | MEDICAL -- Diseases | MEDICAL -- Health Care DeliveryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Health promotion in communities.DDC classification: 362.12 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Theory and concepts. A model for health and wellness promotion in communities. Health promotion with changing and vulnerable populations -- Developing programs in the community. Community self-assessment. Principles of planning effective community programs. Community mobilization and participation. Marketing community health promotion programs. Evaluating community health programs. Health promotion in rural settings. Health promotion on the internet -- Strategies for wellness. Nutrition and weight management. Fitness and flexible movement. Typical childhood communicable diseases : promoting community resiliency. Stress management. Smoking cessation. Violence-prevention skills. Environmental wellness. Complementary health care practices -- Interaction skills. Advanced communication skills with individuals and groups. Working with groups. Working with families -- Health promotion in a cultural context. Health promotion with African American women. Establishing a lay health promotion program in a Hispanic community. Diabetes programs in Hawaii. Parish nursing -- Lessons from sample health promotion programs. Conducting a survey : the example of a youth service organization. Violence prevention in schools : a model violence-prevention center. Evaluating small community-based health promotion programs : lessons learned from Colorado health promotion initiatives. Health promotion in a homeless center.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Theory and concepts. A model for health and wellness promotion in communities. Health promotion with changing and vulnerable populations -- Developing programs in the community. Community self-assessment. Principles of planning effective community programs. Community mobilization and participation. Marketing community health promotion programs. Evaluating community health programs. Health promotion in rural settings. Health promotion on the internet -- Strategies for wellness. Nutrition and weight management. Fitness and flexible movement. Typical childhood communicable diseases : promoting community resiliency. Stress management. Smoking cessation. Violence-prevention skills. Environmental wellness. Complementary health care practices -- Interaction skills. Advanced communication skills with individuals and groups. Working with groups. Working with families -- Health promotion in a cultural context. Health promotion with African American women. Establishing a lay health promotion program in a Hispanic community. Diabetes programs in Hawaii. Parish nursing -- Lessons from sample health promotion programs. Conducting a survey : the example of a youth service organization. Violence prevention in schools : a model violence-prevention center. Evaluating small community-based health promotion programs : lessons learned from Colorado health promotion initiatives. Health promotion in a homeless center.

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