Consider how health behavioral theories and models at the individual

 

  • Consider how health behavioral theories and models at the individual level explain behavior—yours or that of another person.
  • Choose one theory or model and apply it to a personal health behavior–-or a health behavior of a friend or family member–not mentioned in Week 1.
  • Review the media titled, “Juanita’s Story: Parts 1-5” (Laureate Education, 2018b-f). Consider the various influences on Juanita and how a theory or model might explain some of her behaviors.

By Day 4

Post a comprehensive response for the following:

  • Describe your selected  smoking. personal behavior and your chosen intrapersonal theory or model.
  • Then, explain how this theory or model applies to your selected behavior.
  • In your explanation, select at least two of the theory’s or model’s constructs that apply and then explain why they are applicable. Be specific and provide examples in your response.