Source: American Journal of Health Behavior, Volume 29, Number 2, March 2005, pp. 172-182(11)
Publisher: PNG Publications
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Behavioral Sciences Research in HIV Infection Fellow, Columbia University/New York State Psychiatric Institute, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York, NY 2: Clinical Sociomedical Sciences (in Psychiatry), Research Scientist, Columbia University/New York State Psychiatric Institute, HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York, NY 3: Indiana University, Department of Applied Health Science, Bloomington, IN 4: Department of Social and Organizational Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, Netherlands
Publication date: March 1, 2005
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.