Albery, I.P., & Munafo, M. (2008). Acute and chronic illness. Key concepts in health psychology (1st ed.). SAGE Publications. This resource provides an overview of illness as viewed from a health psychology perspective. In this resource, read all the webpages linked with acute and chronic illness - coronary heart disease, HIV/AIDS, cancer, sexually transmitted disease, hospitalization and surgery, disability - for a holistic understanding.
Rohleder, P. (2012). Socio-economic status. In Critical issues in clinical and health psychology (pp. 95-120). SAGE Publications Ltd. This resource provides an understanding of the connection between socio-economic status and health conditions.
Brennan, L. & Murphy, K. (2012). The Role of Psychology in Overweight and Obesity Management. In M. L. Caltabiano & L. Ricciardelli (Eds). Applied topics in health psychology. ProQuest Ebook Central. Read Part 5 Chapter 22 Body Image, Eating Problems, and Obesity: The Role of Psychology in Overweight and Obesity Management. This chapter provides a deeper look into obesity, the impacts of obesity on health, and weight management approaches.
Kelly, A. B., Connor, J. P., & Toumbourou, J. W. (2012). Substance Use Disorders in Young People Evidence Based Prevention and Treatment. In M. L. Caltabiano & L. Ricciardelli (Eds). Applied topics in health psychology. ProQuest Ebook Central. Read Part 6 Chapter 24 Substance Use: Prevention and Treatment 24 Substance Use Disorders in Young People Evidence Based Prevention and Treatment. This chapter provides a better understanding of the development of substance use disorders as well as effective prevention and treatment approaches.
Paschal, A. M., Mitchell, J. B., Burton, W. M., Nickelson, J., Murphy, P. Z., & Ford, F. (2020). Using Community-Based Participatory Research to Explore Food Insecurity in African American Adults. American Journal of Health Education, 51(3), 186–195. This resource provides a better understanding how to work with community partners to understand chronic conditions and potential treatment approaches in racial minority groups.
Kamradt-Scott, A. (2012). Changing perceptions: Of pandemic influenza and public health responses. American Journal Of Public Health, 102(1), 90–98. This resource provides an overview of the public health response to pandemics.
Displays2go. (2015). How to create pamphlets & flyers in Word. Retrieved from https://www.displays2go.com/Guide/How-Create-Pamphlets-Flyers-Word-25 Explains how to use MS Word to create brochures and using templates in Word.
Spotlight on Skills: Creating a Brochure The suggested format for this week's assignment is a brochure. To learn how to make a brochure quickly and easily, see this tutorial. It's easier than you think!