Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: School of Public Health, Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 2: College of Health Profession, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 3: Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 4: WIC Services, Arizona Department of Health Services, Community and Family Health Services, Office of Nutrition Services, Phoenix, AZ 5: Arizona Department of Health Services, Community and Family Health Services, Phoenix, AZ
Publication date: July 1, 2000
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.