Everyone has a health behavior he or she would like to change, whether or not he or she works in the health industry. For this assignment, address the following:
Identify a health behavior that you need to change in your personal life. (Overweight)
How can you see a health educator helping you with the health behavior?
Imagine that you have gone through some type of program to improve your health behavior. Identify at least two evaluation tools that a health educator could use to determine if your behavior was changed, and discuss how those tools can be used. Be sure to identify if the evaluation tools are formative and summative.
Your assignment should be at least two pages in length, not counting the title or reference pages. Make sure that you include a strong introduction to your essay. You must use at least one source. All sources used, including your textbook must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations. All references and citations must be in APA style.
Please follow the directives to the letter.
Course Textbook: DiClemente, R. J., Salazar, L. F., & Crosby, R. A. (2019). Health behavior theory for public health: Principles, foundations, and applications (2nd ed.). Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning