Community Based Health Interventions

Randomized Controlled Trials: Design and Implementation for Community-Based Psychosocial Interventions (Repost)

Phyllis Solomon, Mary M. Cavanaugh, Jeffrey Draine, "Randomized Controlled Trials: Design and Implementation for Community-Based Psychosocial Interventions"
2009 | pages: 224 | ISBN: 0195333195 | PDF | 3 mb

Sports-Based Health Interventions: Case Studies from Around the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Jan. 14, 2016
Sports-Based Health Interventions: Case Studies from Around the World

Sports-Based Health Interventions: Case Studies from Around the World
Springer | Public Health | December 24, 2015 | ISBN-10: 1461459958 | 324 pages | pdf | 8.97 mb

Editors: Conrad, David, White, Alan (Eds.)
Features a broad spectrum of health promotion projects from Europe, Africa, the US, and Australia
Highlights innovative public health interventions with a sport theme or taking place in a sport setting, addressing health issues such as HIV/AIDS, conflict and natural disasters, immunization, and mental health
Examines the lessons learned and generalizability of these projects to ​other countries or other public health issues

Terrorism and Disaster: Individual and Community Mental Health Interventions  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by jackjones at Nov. 6, 2006
Terrorism and Disaster: Individual and Community Mental Health Interventions

Robert J. Ursano, Carol S. Fullerton and Ann E. Norwood,
«Terrorism and Disaster: Individual and Community Mental Health Interventions»
Cambridge University Press | ISBN: 0521533457 | June 30, 2003 | PDF | 364 Pages | 1,9 MB

"This is a comprehensive and authoritative text packed with challenging observations and up to date experience, facts and opinions. A textbook such as this is well timed and will provide a useful source of information for any mental health professional involved in the response to traumatic situations." Alastair Hull, Psychological Medicine
"This is an essential resource for professionals seeking authoritative insight into individual and community mental health interventions after acts of terrorism and disaster. The book expands upon and updates the authors' previous book, specifically and necessarily focusing on the disaster of terrorism. The importance of a resource covering this topic cannot be overestimated. The authors have once again put together one of the most scholarly, pertinent, and useful books in the field."

The Gerontology Nurse's Guide to the Community-Based Health Network  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Aug. 3, 2015
The Gerontology Nurse's Guide to the Community-Based Health Network

Brenda L. Bonham Howe MSN RN BSLS, "The Gerontology Nurse's Guide to the Community-Based Health Network"
English | ISBN: 0826127010 | 2014 | 312 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Dimensions of Community-Based Projects in Health Care  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Sept. 20, 2017
Dimensions of Community-Based Projects in Health Care

Dimensions of Community-Based Projects in Health Care By Steven L. Arxer, John W. Murphy
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 137 Pages | ISBN : 3319615564 | 1.81 MB

This salient reference grounds readers in the theoretical basis and day-to-day practice of community-based health care programs, and their potential as a transformative force in public health. Centering around concepts of self-determination, empowerment, and inclusiveness, the book details the roles of physicians, research, and residents in the transition to self-directed initiatives and greater community control.

An Integrated Framework for Assessing the Value of Community-Based Prevention  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Aug. 30, 2015
An Integrated Framework for Assessing the Value of Community-Based Prevention

An Integrated Framework for Assessing the Value of Community-Based Prevention by Institute of Medicine
English | Nov. 29, 2012 | ISBN: 0309263549 | 179 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

During the past century the major causes of morbidity and mortality in the United States have shifted from those related to communicable diseases to those due to chronic diseases. Just as the major causes of morbidity and mortality have changed, so too has the understanding of health and what makes people healthy or ill.

Community-Oriented Health Services: Practices Across Disciplines  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Feb. 1, 2015
Community-Oriented Health Services: Practices Across Disciplines

Elias Mpofu PhD DEd, "Community-Oriented Health Services: Practices Across Disciplines"
English | ISBN: 0826198171 | 2015 | 384 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Community-Based Disaster Risk Management in Azerbaijan  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Nov. 1, 2017
Community-Based Disaster Risk Management in Azerbaijan

Community-Based Disaster Risk Management in Azerbaijan By Rovshan Abbasov
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 86 Pages | ISBN : 3319696521 | 4.94 MB

This book illustrates the main factors of vulnerability and gives a clear picture about the possible interventions to reduce disaster risks both in schools and communities in Azerbaijan. A new methodology for child centered vulnerability assessments both on school and community levels has been developed.
Research Design: Quantitative, Qualitative, Mixed Methods, Arts-Based, and Community-Based Participatory Research Approaches

Research Design: Quantitative, Qualitative, Mixed Methods, Arts-Based, and Community-Based Participatory Research Approaches by Patricia Leavy PhD
English | 2017 | ISBN: 1462529992, 1462514383 | 301 pages | PDF | 4,3 MB
Developing Affordable and Accessible Community-Based Housing for Vulnerable Adults: Proceedings of a Workshop

Developing Affordable and Accessible Community-Based Housing for Vulnerable Adults: Proceedings of a Workshop
by Engineering, and Medicine National Academies of Sciences, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Health and Medicine Division, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Board on Health Sciences Policy, Roundtable on the Promotion of Health Equity and the Elimination of Health Disparities, Disability, and Independence Forum on Aging
English | Aug. 28, 2017 | ASIN: B0756J9XTS | 109 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Accessible and affordable housing can enable community living, maximize independence, and promote health for vulnerable populations. However, the United States faces a shortage of affordable and accessible housing for low-income older adults and individuals living with disabilities. This shortage is expected to grow over the coming years given the population shifts leading to greater numbers of older adults and of individuals living with disabilities.