Week 2 Discussion: Theory meets practice
Select one of the following prompts and respond:
What constructs of the Social Cognitive Theory would you use to develop an intervention to increase the number of people receiving an annual flu shot at your university (or workplace)?
Initial responses should be no less than 450 words in length not including your reference(s) and supported by at least two references (aside from the textbook).
Week 2 Essay: Ecological Model in Action
Choose a specific health problem/outcome and population of your choice. Using an ecological model framework, describe an intervention to reduce this problem. Be sure to mention an intervention at each level of the framework. (Ex: Reducing fatal traffic accidents among adolescent boys in the United States). Note: Do not select one of the health conditions discussed in detail in Chapter 3 (physical activity, tobacco use, obesity).
Make sure you read and understand the directions and requirements for each Assignment. Please ensure you cite your references in APA format with a minimum of 3 references (You may use your textbook as a reference and you should have a minimum of 2 academic outside references). Assignment will be graded based on the following areas: Foundation and synthesis of knowledge, application of knowledge critical thinking, writing skills, and organization of ideas and format and minimum of two full pages of text in length.