Positive Affect and Self-affirmation Are Beneficial , but Do They Facilitate Maintenance of Health-Behavior Change ?

Ogedegbe et al, and Mancuso et al in developing randomized controlled trials to test the effects of an intervention that was designed to increase positive affect and self-affirmation on sustained healthbehavior change. Aligned with psychosocial models of behavior change, patients in both groups received an educational workbook relevant to the clinical focus… CONTINUE READING