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2 hours agoRelating social interventions to social justice. Attuned to the current era of health and mental health reform, Community-Based Interventions represents a major step forward in its field and makes an inspiring text for social workers, clinical social workers, public health administrators and community activists.

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CommunityBased Interventions

3 hours agoThe article Reconsidering Community-Based Health Promotion: Promise, Performance, and Potential by Merzel and D’Afflitti1 in this issue of the Journal makes a valuable contribution to the literature on community approaches to health promotion. The breadth of studies covered in this review article, combined with the prominence the Journal is giving to the subject in this issue, …

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Publish Year: 2003
Author: Kenneth R. McLeroy, Barbara L. Norton, Michelle C. Kegler, James N. Burdine, Ciro V. Sumaya

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Examples of Successful CommunityBased Public …

1 hours agoProgram components include countermarketing, community-based programs, youth and school programs, eliminating exposure to secondhand smoke, eliminating health disparities, cessation, a free quitline, and evaluation. Thousands of Alaskans have called the quitline since it was established in 2002, and a 2007 study documented a 40% quit rate.

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Community Based Interventions Centers for Disease

6 hours agoCommunity Based Interventions 2010–2013 BRIEF EXECUTIVE SUMMARY National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion Division of Community Health

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Communitybased interventions

1 hours agoAm J Public Health. 2003 Apr;93(4):529-33. doi: 10.2105/ajph.93.4.529. Authors Kenneth R McLeroy, Barbara L Norton, Michelle C Kegler, James N Burdine, Ciro V Sumaya

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Publish Year: 2003
Author: Kenneth R. McLeroy, Barbara L. Norton, Michelle C. Kegler, James N. Burdine, Ciro V. Sumaya

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Community Based Public Health (CBPH)

2 hours agoCommunity-Based Public Health: Lessons on Power, Policy and Grassroots Leadership BARBARA BECNEL Barbara Becnel is the Executive Director of the West County Health Collaborative in Contra Costa County, California. She is a published author, and has more than 20 years of experience as a public policy analyst.

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CommunityBased Public Health Caucus apha.org

3 hours agoThe Community-Based Public Health Caucus (Est. 2001) is guided by the belief that Community lies at the heart of public health, and that interventions work best when they are rooted in the values, knowledge, expertise, and interests of the community itself. We believe that health encompasses the physical, mental, spiritual, environmental and

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Using GIS to facilitate communitybased public health

1 hours agoUsing GIS to facilitate community-based public health planning of diabetes intervention efforts Health Promot Pract . 2008 Jan;9(1):76-81. doi: 10.1177/1524839906293396.

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Public Health Interventions (The "Wheel" Manual

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Health Intervention Projects for Underserved Populations

5 hours agoThis study is collaborated with the Department of Public Health, Chulalongkorn University. Flourish Project: Targeted Capacity Expansion Project. Flourish Project is a community-based intervention project aiming to reduce substance use and HIV risk behaviors for transwomen of color in Alameda and San Francisco counties.

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A Public Health Action Plan to Prevent Heart Disease and

3 hours agolevel. Continue to evaluate the public health role of genetic and other biomarkers of risk. Develop innovative ways to evaluate public health interventions, particularly those related to policy and environmental change and population-wide health promotion. • Work with regional and global partners to reap the full benefit of sharing

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A guide to communitycentered approaches for health and

5 hours agoCommunity-centred approaches are not just community-based, they are about and summarises the different types of interventions available as well as signposting key research. Overall, the report is a guide for commissioning and practice tenet of public health and health promotion.9 The justifications for engaging

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Section 1. Designing Community Interventions

8 hours agoOnline Resources. Community Health Adviso r from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation is a helpful online tool with detailed information about evidence-based polices and programs to reduce tobacco use and increase physical activity in communities.. The Society for Community Research and Action serves many different disciplines that are involved in strategies to …

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CommunityBased Health Promotion Strategies Evidence

8 hours agoCommunity Guide resources are free to use and open to the public. Each topic page provides a summary description of the disease condition, a list of possible interventions with recommendations based on scientific support, and links to additional resources.

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Public health interventions (population based)

3 hours agoPublic health interventions, defined Interventions are actions that public health nurses take on behalf of individuals/families, communities, and systems, to improve or protect health status (Minnesota Department of Health, 2001, p. 1).

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CommunityBased Health Interventions:: Past, Present, and

190.001.00014 hours agoA critical analysis of past community-based interventions is integral to the design of more effective interventions in the future. The chapter begins with a discussion of the definition of community interventions and how the community is conceptualized in the designs of various studies. It then presents a comprehensive analysis of the rationale for community-based

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CommunityBased Health Interventions Wiley

Just NowCommunity-Based Health Interventions covers the skills necessary to change health in a community setting through the reduction of disease, disease conditions, and risks to health, as well as create a supportive environment for the maintenance of the behavior changes. The first section provides background information about why interventions in communities are …

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CDC Promotes Public Health Approach to Address Depression

1 hours agocommunity-based programs, and promoting evidence-based interventions that can help adults maintain a healthy outlook. The public health community can monitor depression in the population; develop, test, and start programs that address depression in older adults; and incorporate mental health promotion into chronic disease prevention efforts.

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CommunityBased Health Interventions Public Health

Just NowCommunity-Based Health Interventions covers the skills necessary to change health in a community setting through the reduction of disease, disease conditions, and risks to health, as well as create a supportive environment for the maintenance of the behavior changes. The first section provides background information about why interventions in communities are …

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Section A: State and Community Interventions I. State and

5 hours agoimprove health through different types of public health interventions, with greater improvements coming from activities focused on policy change that create a context in which the healthy options are easy to attain.6 This community intervention model has now become a core element of statewide comprehensive tobacco control programs.3,4,10,14–16

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Advancing the Science of CommunityLevel Interventions

3 hours agoEMERGENCE OF THE COMMUNITY INTERVENTION PARADIGM. The Chicago conference built on the long history of ecological and collaborative thought across public health, psychology, anthropology, and other fields of social science in an attempt to advance an integrative ecological paradigm 24 for community intervention research. This paradigm does not construct …

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Publish Year: 2011
Author: Edison J. Trickett, Sarah Beehler, Charles Deutsch, Lawrence W. Green, Penelope Hawe, Kenneth McLero...

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Community Engagement in Public Health

9 hours ago3 A Framework: Ladder of Community Participation Based on our experiences, CCHS adapted the Ladder of Community Participation 17 as a tool for local health departments to use when thinking about how to build on their existing efforts to engage communities in public health.

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Educational and CommunityBased Programs health.gov

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1. Increase the quality, availability, and effectiveness of educational and community-based programs designed to prevent disease and injury, improve health, and enhance quality of life.

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Why Community Health Is Important for Public Health

9 hours agoCommunity health differs from the similar concept of population health management, which considers a population’s health outcomes based on a wider range of factors beyond just geography. Hospitals use population health management tactics to improve chronic disease management or to avoid readmissions.

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The Role of Communities in Mental Health Care in Low and

3 hours agoCommunity-based mental health services are emphasized in the World Health Organization’s Mental Health Action Plan, the World Bank’s Disease Control Priorities, and the Action Plan of the World Psychiatric Association.There is increasing evidence for effectiveness of mental health interventions delivered by non-specialists in community platforms in low- and …

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Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Control

6 hours agoCommunity Guide) is an essential resource for people who want to know what works in public health. It provides evidence-based recommendations and findings about public health interventions and policies to improve health and promote safety. The Community Preventive Services Task Force (Task Force)—an independent,

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10 GOOD PRACTICE: COMMUNITYBASED INTERVENTIONS AND

Just NowCommunity-based youth programs are often implemented to fill the void in adolescents' lives that results from extremely stressed families and to provide developmental experiences typically offered by schools, health programs, or employment training agencies.

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CommunityBased Public Health Medscape

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1. The Community-Based Public Health Caucus organized a broad range of presentations to disseminate new findings and further advance development of the community-based public health (CBPH) discipline. Highlights from the CBPH presentations at the conference included a demonstration of the power of CBPH in the context of disenfranchised communities, an exploration of the specific roles that are adopted by public health researchers who are engaged in CBPH, and ongoing lessons learned as the field continues to develop.
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Referral Resources / Community Partners City of Evanston

(847) 448-43116 hours agoReferral Resources / Community Partners. The following programs and agencies work in partnership with the Health & Human Services Department and the Mental Health Board to deliver services to Evanston residents. For more information on these programs or how to access services, please visit their individual websites or call (847) 448-4311.

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Can a communitybased ‘smokefree homes’ intervention

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1. Children exposed to second-hand smoke (SHS) have an increased risk of developing adverse health outcomes,1 becoming smokers themselves2 and achieving lower educational attainment.3,4 Children's exposure to SHS is also associated with increasing health care costs.5 This is of particular relevance to those communities experiencing the worst socioeconomic and health inequalities.6 There is evidence that children in vulnerable populations including ethnic minorities are at greatest risk of SHS exposure.7,8 Low income and single parent families are more likely to have a smoker in the home, have friends who smoke and to live in smaller housing units with limited access to outdoors.9 Approximately, 49% of children from families with a low income live with a smoker compared with 21% children from affluent families, according to a US-based survey.10 Smoke-free legislation in public and work places was introduced in England in July 2007.11 There is some evidence that a smoking ban in public p...
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Publish Year: 2011
Author: Nisreen Alwan, Kamran Siddiqi, Heather Thomson, Joy Lane, Ian Cameron
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Reconsidering CommunityBased Health Promotion: Promise

4 hours agoCommunity interventions can reach people on a large enough scale to have an impact on major public health problems. 75 Community-based programs explicitly address the social context in which behaviors occur and have the potential to modify norms, values, and policies influencing health. 18, 22, 82, 150 Sustainability of prevention efforts and

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Evaluating Public Health Interventions: 1. Examples

3 hours agoImplementation science addresses the extent to which efficacious health interventions can be effectively integrated into real-world public health and clinical service systems.10,11 Implementation science compares multiple evidence-based interventions, identifies strategies to encourage the provision and use of effective health services, promotes the integration of …

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Publish Year: 2016
Author: Donna Spiegelman

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Public Health Interventions for COVID19: Emerging

7 hours agoSignificantly, no pharmaceutical agents are known to be safe and effective at preventing or treating coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the resulting illness. 3 This leaves the medical and public health community with only nonpharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) to rely on for reducing the burden of COVID-19.

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Bridging Community Intervention and Mental Health Services

8 hours agoPublic Health Interventions. Public health interventions use a socio-ecological framework in which the origins of the health problem are identified at multiple levels (individual, family, organization, community, and public policy) . Interventions are implemented within and across levels to reduce individual and collective health risks (27, 36)

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Publish Year: 2004
Author: Kenneth B. Wells, Jeanne Miranda, Martha L. Bruce, Margarita Alegria, Nina Wallerstein

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CommunityBased Prevention and Strategies for the Opioid

7 hours agoCurrent community-level interventions can include public education, clinician-patient partnerships, and community-based medication disposal programs. Public Education. Major national momentum to teach lay bystanders to reverse overdoses with naloxone has now reached 50 states and the District of Columbia, aided in 40 by Good Samaritan laws

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Who We Are, What We Do The Guide to Community Preventive

3 hours agoThe CPSTF makes evidence-based recommendations about the effectiveness and economics of public health programs, services, and other interventions used in real-world settings—such as communities, worksites, schools, faith-based organizations, military bases, public health clinics and departments, and integrated healthcare systems.

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Criteria for evaluating evidence on public health

3 hours agoAm J Public Health. 1995 Feb; 85 (2):156–158. [PMC free article] [Google Scholar] Winkleby MA. The future of community-based cardiovascular disease intervention studies. Am J Public Health. 1994 Sep; 84 (9):1369–1372. [PMC free article] [Google Scholar]

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Publish Year: 2002
Author: L Rychetnik, M Frommer, P Hawe, A Shiell

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Chapter 5: EvidenceBased Public Health

5 hours agoChapter 5: Evidence-Based Public Health The term evidence-based public health entered the professional lingo in the late 1990s. In brief, an evidence-based public health approach combines the best available research, practitioner expertise, and community preferences to inform all the stages of program planning, implementation, and

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What Are Different Types of CommunityBased Interventions

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Free clinic educational interventions for patients with

639-017-00397 hours agoThe implementation of community-based programs tailored to underserved patients who do not have access to quality health care can impact future health outcomes. Addressing these chronic disease issues is critical to intervene in communities and develop effective management solutions pertinent to one’s health status. Many public-health

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(PDF) Developing systems interventions in a school setting

1 hours agoDEVELOPING SYSTEMS INTERVENTIONS IN A SCHOOL SETTING: AN APPLICATION OF COMMUNITY-BASED PARTICIPATORY RESEARCH FOR MENTAL HEALTH Objectives: The goal of this study was to Norah E. Mulvaney-Day, PhD; Nancy Rappaport, MD; develop systems interventions in a public Margarita Alegrı́a, PhD; Leslie M. Codianne, MA school district …

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Variations in the Health Conditions of 6 Chicago Community

1 hours agoHome-based, community health worker (CHW)–led interventions have repeatedly demonstrated effectiveness in addressing pediatric asthma. However, evidence of such interventions among adults is

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Effectiveness of communitybased condom distribution

3 hours agoBackground Despite significant public health implications, the extent to which community-based condom distribution interventions (CDI) prevent HIV infection in the United States is not well understood. Methods We systematically reviewed research evidence applying Cochrane Collaboration methods. We used a comprehensive search strategy to search …

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City of Chicago Request for Proposals (RFP) for Illinois

1 hours agoChicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) CDPH refers to the Chicago Department of Public Health, the granting organization. Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) CBOs are organizations that implement tobacco prevention and control activities with assistance and oversight from the successful Respondent and CDPH.

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7 CommunityBased Interventions Building Capacity to

1 hours agoBecause the after-school hours are so relatively dangerous, it is particularly important that interventions targeted at this period—i.e., community-based interventions—be effective and evidence-based, but most are not (Glasgow et al., 2003; Ringwalt et al., 2009; Saul et al., 2008; Woolf, 2008), observed Asha Goldweber, a behavioral health

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WHO Recommended Interventions for Improving Maternal …

7 hours agointerventions to be delivered through health services, family and the community. Table 1 lists interventions delivered to the mother during pregnancy, childbirth and in the postpartum period, and to the newborn soon after birth. These include important preventive, curative and health promotional activities for the present as well as the future.

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A review of theories, concepts and interventions relating

Just NowDespite the rise in popularity of community concepts in public health, the quality of intervention evaluations is poor. In particular the transformational claims for some interventions were presented uncritically. The impact of interventions such as time-banks, community gardens and participatory arts projects on health should be investigated.

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What are community-based health intervention programs?

These programs can focus on general health and fitness or a specific community, i.e., the COPD community, HIV/AIDS community and so forth. The populations and problems targeted by this type of community-based intervention form a lengthy list, including things like:

What are the most popular community-based interventions?

The most popular community-based intervention is the public health program. These programs can focus on general health and fitness or a specific community, i.e., the COPD community, HIV/AIDS community and so forth.

What is community-based public health?

Public Health? The Community-Based Public Health Caucus (Est. 2001) is guided by the belief that Community lies at the heart of public health, and that interventions work best when they are rooted in the values, knowledge, expertise, and interests of the community itself.

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Public health interventions: Applications for nursing practice, 2nd ed. ("The Wheel Manual") Public health nurses work in or out of schools, homes, clinics, jails, shelters, mobile vans, and dog sleds.

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