Planificación de intervenciones de cambio comportamental basadas en la teoría y en las evidencias: Mapeo de intervenciones.

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Por Gerjo Kok, Maastricht University, Paises Bajos; University of Texas at Houston, EE.UU. Actualmente existen una amplia gama de campañas e intervenciones orientadas a mejorar la salud pública y cambiar las conductas relacionadas con la salud, pero muchas de ellas no se basan en la teoría ni en la evidencia. Este post tratará de describir […]

Very Brief Interventions

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By Stephen Sutton, University of Cambridge, England Large-scale problems require large-scale solutions. Tackling the ‘Big 4’ behaviours (physical inactivity, tobacco use, excessive consumption of food and alcohol) requires scalable interventions that can reach large numbers of people to achieve a significant public health impact. One promising approach is to use brief interventions delivered by practitioners […]

Using Health Psychology in your everyday practice

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Karen Morgan, Perdana University Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Medical School, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Robbert Sanderman, University of Groningen and Health and Technology University of Twente, The Netherlands. What is practical about health psychology? Health psychology is a young, dynamic and rapidly growing discipline of psychology. Health psychologists focus on applying psychological theory […]