Applying Psychology to Health Behavior Interventions Not Last Decade ’ s Approach

@inproceedings{Oskamp2009ApplyingPT,
  title={Applying Psychology to Health Behavior Interventions Not Last Decade ’ s Approach},
  author={Stuart Oskamp},
  year={2009}
}
chology. My goal in this introductory chapter is to provide some historical and disciplinary context for this new field. I had originally considered as a subtitle “Not Your Dad’s (or Mom’s) Research Approach.” However, as I delved into the literature, I soon realized that this field began much more recently than a generation ago—indeed, mostly in the last decade. As a social psychologist with a strong applied orientation, but not a health psychologist per se, I sought a source that would… CONTINUE READING