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Unformatted text preview: to recognize them and being able to describe them. -If we are more aware of our own thoughts and behaviors, we are more in control since we can pick out the things that
trigger those behaviors and they can be avoided -Where government organizations try
to change the environment to support
healthy behaviors. -Prohibitions to avoid second
hand smoke -Difference between merchant
strategies and the ones given by the
government -companies want to make money
and they say that everything is
healthy. Those are coming from
industries that want to make
more money -Governments are indeed in the
lookout to improve general
healthfare Who should be the target of change? Individual? Society? -probably both. a combination
between -issue of how much the
government should intervene
when it comes to many different
health behaviors. -DSM has changed in the last edition from substance abuse disorder to substance use
disorder -Good indicator. To use...
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This note was uploaded on 01/15/2014 for the course PSYCH 314 taught by Professor Davidking during the Winter '13 term at University of British Columbia.
- Winter '13
- Health Psychology