In this unit, you will continue to research the health issue identified in the Unit I Assignment. As you carry on with your research, address the following:
Apply the social cognitive theory or the health belief model, or the theory of planned behavior to the health issue identified in the Unit I Assignment. Choose one that you believe is appropriate for this assignment and explain why you chose that particular one.
Analyze your role as a public health professional in each construct of the theory or model chosen (what are your action items?).
Your assignment should be at least three pages in length, not counting the title or reference pages. You must use at least two sources to complete this assignment. 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