Authors: Richter, Patricia A.; Pederson, Linda L.; O'Hegarty, Michelle M.
Source: American Journal of Health Behavior, Volume 30, Number 3, May 2006, pp. 302-312(11)
Publisher: PNG Publications
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Office on Smoking and Health, Atlanta, GA
Publication date: May 1, 2006
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.