Application of the health education organizations

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Instructions:

- Pick one of the health education organizations we talked about in class ( You can see the health education slides as attachment located below)

- Identify the mission and vision of the organization

- Think of a behavior that health education can help change (ex. Condom use or regular physical activity)

- Choose a target population for whom this behavior would be most relevant

- How can the your selected organization help to address the behavior change? Look at the organization mission and vision statements and their current programs.


  • Application Length- The application should be no more than one page in length. There is no need to create a cover page. There is also no need to include a long header with your name, my name, and the class. That takes up unnecessary space on the page. In the header of the document you can place your name and application number and that should be fine.
  • Grammar and punctuation – Submitted a response that is one paragraph in length will result in you loosing 20% off your grade. Proper grammar and punctuation is expected in your responses.

Health Education Organizations • American Academy of Health Behavior (AAHB) - Established in 1998 - Mission is to advance the practice of health education and health promotion through health behavior research • American Association for Health Education (AAHE) - Established in 1937 - Advances the professional by serving health educators and other professionals who strive to promote health of all people Health Education Organizations cont. • American College Health Association (ACHA) - Established in 1920 - The principle advocate and leadership organization for college and university heath • American Public Health Association (APHA) - Established in 1872 - Focus on being a strong advocate for health education, disease prevention, and health promotion directed to individuals, groups, and communities in all activities of the association Health Education Organizations cont. • Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) - Established in 1950 - Provides leadership to the profession of health education and to contribute to the health of all people through advances in health education theory and research and excellence in health education practice, and to promote public policy conducive to health • Society of State Directors of Health, Physical Education and Recreation (SSDHPER) - Established in 1926 - Provides leadership in facilitating and promoting initiatives to achieve national health and education goals and objectives
Health Science: Human and Social Dimension Application #2 Instructions  Pick one of the health education organizations we talked about in class  Identify the mission and vision of the organization  Think of a behavior that health education can help change (ex. Condom use or regular physical activity)  Choose a target population for whom this behavior would be most relevant  How can the your selected organization help to address the behavior change? Look at the organization mission and vision statements and their current programs.

Tutor Answer

Brendah Lee
School: UC Berkeley

Attached.

1
Introduction
➢ Define AAHB (Mission, vision, and values)
➢ Outlined its progress so far
Discussion
➢ Evaluated the current state of undiagnosed diabetes cases
➢ Outlined how AAHB will help enable self-examination
Conclusion


NAME: ………………………………………. APPLICATION NUMBER………………. 1
The American Academy of Health Behavior (AAHB) mission is to serve as a research
home for health behavior scholars and researchers whose primar...

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