Learning Objectives

Health Belief Model (HBM)

To define and understand HBM constructs and concepts and how they relate to one another
To understand how HBM constructs are measured, as well as the strengths and weaknesses of measuring HBM constructs
To understand and identify the empirical use of HBM constructs and theory
To understand examples of intervention studies and non-intervention studies that apply the HBM to health research
To critique empirical evidence on the HBM
To test knowledge and reinforce key HBM concepts
To access additional resources on HBM