ERIC Number: EJ674062
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Prevention Opportunities in Health Care Settings.
Johnson, Suzanne Bennett; Millstein, Susan G.
American Psychologist, v58 n6-7 p475-81 Jun-Jul 2003
Reviews changing patterns of health and illness that have led to increased interest in the role of patient and provider behaviors, discussing the advantages of using health care settings as prevention sites. Presents examples of successful behaviorally-based prevention programs, offering evidence supporting their cost-effectiveness. Describes challenges presented within health care settings. Emphasizes opportunities for psychologists' involvement across a wide variety of health care delivery sites. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: "Prevention that Works for Children and Youth."