Source: American Journal of Health Behavior, Volume 27, Number 2, March 2003, pp. 108-115(8)
Publisher: PNG Publications
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Laboratory for Health Behavior Assessment and Intervention, University of Maryland, College Park, MD. 2: Department of Public and Community Health, Director, Laboratory for Health Behavior Assessment and Intervention, University of Maryland, College Park, MD.
Publication date: March 1, 2003
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.