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2006-2007 Springfield College Graduate Catalog 
2006-2007 Springfield College Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HLTH 601 - Health Behavior

This course provides the students with a broad theoretical base for the analysis of    
health behaviors.  Major health behavior models and theories, and their applications  
are presented.  Theory is integrated into analysis of specific behaviors, which impact 
health.  Sociological, cultural, economic, and environmental factors, which influence   
health, are emphasized.  Students are exposed to basic applications and theories of health counseling.  Psychological issues related to coping with illness and death are covered.

Credits: 3