Course: Health Behavior Change at the Individual, Household and Community Levels

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Lecture Materials

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Module 1: Culture, health and illness

» Lecture 1: Introduction: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

» Lecture 2: Illness etiologies, levels of causality: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

» Lecture 3: Meanings of medications, metonymy: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

Module 2: Health behavior at the individual level

» Lecture 4: Individual-level models of health behavior: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Caitlin Kennedy

» Lecture 5: Social Cognitive Theory: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

» Lecture 6: Concepts of Risk: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

Module 3: Social networks, diffusion of innovations and social marketing

» Lecture 7: Social networks; diffusion of innovations: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

» Lecture 8: Social Marketing: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

Module 4: Households and couples

» Lecture 9: Households, public and private domains, kinship: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

» Lecture 10: Counseling and peer education: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

» Lecture 11: Intimate partner violence, transtheoretical model: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

Module 5: Community, ecological models and multi-level interventions

» Lecture 12: Community and community interventions: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

» Lecture 13: Social Capital: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Ginny Tedrow

» Lecture 14: Ecological models and multilevel interventions: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

» Lecture 15: Behavior of health workers: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch

» Lecture 16: Career paths related to community and behavioral interventions: PDF, MP3

Lecturer: Peter Winch