Courses Details

HBEHED660: Theory, Research and Practice in Adolescent Health

  • Graduate level
  • Residential
  • Winter term(s) for residential students;
  • 3 credit hour(s) for residential students;
  • Instructor(s): Cleo Caldwell (Residential);
  • Offered every other year
  • Not offered 2023-2024
  • Prerequisites: Grad Status
  • Description: Examines educational efforts designed to promote better health outcomes among adolescents. Review developmental theories, research, and interventions to promote health in this population. Addresses various contexts for intervention programs and their implications. Topics covered include, but are not limited to, the effects of peer and family influences on health, resiliency, violence, alcohol and drug use, and sexual behavior.
Cleo Caldwell