PT 569 - Education/Community Health/Wellness
(2 cr.) Theories of wellness, prevention and health promotion are presented, including implications for persons and/or health programs within a community setting. Topics include health promotion, health risks and disparities related to age, gender, culture, ethnicity and lifestyle, general systems theories, determinants of health, and leading health indicators/focus areas. The unique role of PTs in community practice is emphasized with discussion of practice settings, cultural competency training, and ethical reporting of elder, child abuse and domestic violence. Every Year, Fall

Fall 2015