2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
    Apr 21, 2024  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ATHL 6906 - Behavioral Health and Wellness in Allied Health Practice

Students will study components and benefits of a healthy lifestyle and learn how managing a healthy lifestyle contributes to overall health, reduces overall risk of disease, and provides a greater quality of life.  Students will be provided the opportunity to assess personal behavior patterns related to preventive health services, health protection activities concerning environmental issues, and promotion of a healthy lifestyle. Personal strategies for adopting and maintaining potential health-enhancing behaviors are explored. Students will gain an in-depth appreciation of occupational and social justice compounded with cultural influences on one's engagement and participation of healthy daily routines.  3 credits.