Concepts In Health And Wellness by James RobinsonConcepts In Health And Wellness by James Robinson

Concepts In Health And Wellness

byJames Robinson, Deborah J Mccormick

Paperback | June 28, 2010

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CONCEPTS IN HEALTH AND WELLNESS is the ideal book to provide readers with essential personal health information they can use to develop a lifetime of wellness skills. This book is approachable, inviting and straightforward and will help readers develop the knowledge and motivation they need to maintain wellness throughout adulthood. More importantly, this book will empower readers with the skills to access credible health and wellness information now and in the years to come. CONCEPTS IN HEALTH AND WELLNESS meets the diverse needs and interests of readers regardless of the academic setting and is written in a style that is easily understood at all levels, but especially at the community college level. Each chapter contains special features that enhance the textual material and engage the reader through application exercises.
James Robinson, III is currently professor and graduate coordinator in the Department of Public Health Sciences at New Mexico State University. He taught health education for nine years in the Downingtown Area School District, Downingtown, Pennsylvania. After his doctoral studies, Dr. Robinson held faculty appointments at California St...
Title:Concepts In Health And WellnessFormat:PaperbackDimensions:576 pages, 10.8 × 8.4 × 0.9 inPublished:June 28, 2010Publisher:Delmar Publishers IncLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1418055417

ISBN - 13:9781418055417


Table of Contents

Preface.About the Authors.Acknowledgements.List of Reviewers. 1. Current Health Issues.2. Building Wellness Skills.3. Managing Stress.4. Mental and Emotional Health.5. Resolving Conflict.6. Developing Healthy Relationships.7. Sexual Wellness and Reproduction.8. The Physically Active Lifestyle.9. Nutritional Wellness.10. Weight Management .11. Tobacco.12. Alcohol and Other Drugs. 13. Infectious Diseases.14. Chronic Diseases.15. Safety and Emergency Preparedness.16. Environmental Wellness.17. Health and Wellness through the Lifespan.Glossary.Personal Wellness Plans.