Author: Donatelle, Rebecca
Number Of Pages: 464
Release Date: 23-01-2018
Details: Product Description For courses in personal health (health and kinesiology). Mindful students equal successful students The 3rd Edition of My Health delivers the latest in personal health, including a new mindfulness theme where research on the benefits of mindfulness practices and the tools to incorporate them in all aspects of health are included in new modules. The book’s modular organization allows students to focus on learning the core material they need to know, while Learning Outcomes and review questions provide immediate feedback on what they’ve learned, allowing them to customize their study plan. Meanwhile, a concise text and a comprehensive supplements package allow instructors to zero in on what students need―without the jargon―making personal health courses more rewarding. Also available with Mastering Health or as an easy-to-use, standalone Pearson eText Mastering™ is the teaching and learning platform that empowers you to reach every student. By combining trusted author content with digital tools developed to engage students and emulate the office-hour experience, Mastering personalizes learning and often improves results for each student. Pearson eText allows educators to easily share their own notes with students so they see the connection between their reading and what they learn in class―motivating them to keep reading, and keep learning. Portable access lets students study on the go, even offline. And, reading analytics offer insight into how students use the eText, helping educators tailor their instruction. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; Mastering Health and Pearson eText do not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with Mastering Health or Pearson eText, ask your instructor for the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and Mastering Health, search for: 0134709691 / 9780134709697 My Health Plus Mastering Health with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134729277 / 9780134729275 My Health 0134730690 / 9780134730691Mastering Health with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for My Health If you would like to purchase the standalone Pearson eText, search for: 013521419X / 9780135214190 Pearson eText My Health -- Access Card OR 0135214181 / 9780135214183 Pearson eText My Health -- Instant Access About the Author Rebecca Donatelle has served as a faculty member in the Department of Public Health, College of Health and Human Sciences, at Oregon State University for the last two decades. In that role, she has chaired the department and been program coordinator for the Health Promotion and Health Behavior Program (bachelor’s degree, master of public health, and PhD degree programs), as well as served on over 50 national, state, regional, and university committees focused on improving student academic success and improving the public’s health. Most importantly to her, she has also taught and mentored thousands of undergraduate and graduate students. Dr. Donatelle has a PhD in community health/health promotion and health education, with specializations in health behaviors, aging, and chronic disease prevention, from the University of Oregon; a master of science degree in health education from the University of Wisconsin, La Crosse; and a bachelor of science degree from the University of Wisconsin, La Crosse, with majors in health/physical education and English. In recent years, Donatelle has received several professional awards for leadership, teaching, and service within the university and for her work on developing nationally ranked undergraduate and graduate programs in the health promotion/health behavior areas. Her primary research and scholarship areas have focused on finding scientifically appropriate means of motivating behavior change among resistant populations.
Package Dimensions: 10.8 x 9.6 x 0.6 inches