CHWN 1500 Health Promotion (3 cr)

Assist clients in realizing healthy eating patterns, integrating exercise into their lives, taking their medications, talking with their doctors, controlling substances such as tobacco, preventing heart disease and stroke as well as managing those who already have conditions. Emphasis will also be placed on Maternal and Child health as well as diabetes, cancer, oral health, and mental health care and prevention. Emphasis will be on learning strategies that can be used to aid in client awareness, education, and incorporation of health into their daily living.