Source: American Journal of Health Behavior, Volume 23, Number 4, July 1999, pp. 280-285(6)
Publisher: PNG Publications
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: State of Connecticut, Department of Public Health, Hartford CT, and Department of Community Medicine and Health Care (Adjunct), University of Connecticut Health Sciences Center, Farmington, CT. 2: Department of Biobehavioral Health, College of Health and Human Development, Penn State University, University Park, PA.
Publication date: July 1, 1999
The American Journal of Health Behavior seeks to improve the quality of life through multidisciplinary health efforts in fostering a better understanding of the multidimensional nature of both individuals and social systems as they relate to health behaviors.
The Journal aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of the impact of personal attributes, personality characteristics, behavior patterns, social structure, and processes on health maintenance, health restoration, and health improvement; to disseminate knowledge of holistic, multidisciplinary approaches to designing and implementing effective health programs; and to showcase health behavior analysis skills that have been proven to affect health improvement and recovery.