Length: 8 weeks (3 credits)
This course studies behavior modification theories and techniques that can be applied to affect human behavior. Students explore methods, terminology and procedures used, as well as the development and history of behavior modification. Students evaluate and research papers that are based on behavior modification practices and procedures. An emphasis is placed on effective interpersonal communication with others that can lead to positive health outcomes.
Badges and Certificates
Health Behavior Modification is one of the courses that lead to the Lifestyle Medicine badge. It is also one of the courses that can lead to the Lifestyle Medicine Graduate Certificate.