Authors: Nilsen, Wendy J.; Haverkos, Lynne; Nebeling, Linda; Taylor, Martina Vogel
Source: American Journal of Health Behavior, Volume 34, Number 6, November 2010, pp. 643-646(4)
Publisher: PNG Publications
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1 Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research, Office of the Director, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD.
Publication date: November 1, 2010
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.