HEALTH PROMOTION: THE ROLE OF THEORY AND THE ECOLOGICAL PERSPECTIVE
Define theory in your own words and explain why is it important to use theory in planning, implementing, and evaluating Health Promotion Programs. How do behavior and the environment influence health and how does health promotion take both into account? Briefly describe three theories used in health promotion. What is the ecological perspective in health promotion?
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