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Title Advances in health promotion for adolescents and young adults / guest editors, Alwyn Cohall and Michael Resnick
Published Elk Grove Village, IL : American Academy of Pediatrics, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 341-680 pages)
Series Adolescent medicine : state of the art reviews ; v. 22, no. 3
Adolescent medicine (Elk Grove Village, Ill.) ; v. 22, no. 3
Contents Critical Junctures: Assuring Healthy Outcomes for Adolescents in the New Millennium -- The Economic Impact of Adolescent Health Promotion Policies and Programs -- Social Marketing: An Underutilized Tool for Promoting Adolescent Health -- Enhancing Resilience among Young People: The Role of Communities and Asset-building Approaches to Intervention -- Employment and Training Programs: A Context for Reaching Out of School Youth with Mental Health and Other Health Programs -- Resilience in Action: An Evidence-Informed, Theoretically Driven Approach to Building Strengths in an Office-Based Setting -- Delivering Adolescent Preventive Servicesin an Office Setting -- Innovative Approaches to Using New Media and Technology in Health Promotion for Adolescents and Young Adults -- We Have the Evidence to Enhance Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health-Do We Have the Will? -- Health Promotion with Adolescent and Young Adult Males: An Empowerment Approach -- Youth Empowerment Solutions for Violence Prevention -- The Importance of Families to Adolescents' Physical Activity and Dietary Intake -- Adolescent Smoking Cessation: Promising Strategies and Evidence-based Recommendations -- Clinical Approaches to Improving Alcohol Education and Counseling in Adolescents and Young Adults
Summary Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews is the official journal of the AAP Section on Adolescent Health Care. This volume highlights achievements in adolescent health research and practice that are advancing the state of the art. These researchers are taking advantage of a vulnerable period in the lifespan and wisely using it as a time to promote public health. The literature collected here shares the insight of a broad range of professionals throughout the country ready to advise policy-makers and practitioners on how to build a healthy society. Topic
Notes "December 2011."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Teenagers -- Health and hygiene.
Youth -- Health and hygiene.
Form Electronic book
Author Cohall, Alwyn T., editor
Resnick, Michael, editor
ISBN 1581107250 (electronic bk.)
9781581107258 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles AM: STARs : Adolescent Medicine: State of the Art Reviews