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01-383DL User-Centered Design for Audiences with Limited Literacy Skills

Some of us eat and sleep with our smart phones. But for people with limited literacy skills, technology can be stressful and overwhelming. How can we make sure new information technologies are understandable and accessible to all users, including those with literacy challenges? Reaching out and receiving meaningful feedback from audiences can be challenging and requires special considerations. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-386DL How to Effectively Promote National Health Observances

Learn how to effectively promote the National Health Observances (NHOs) related to nutrition, physical activity, tobacco use and exposure, and community-clinical linkages. The National Health Observances are a way to get messages out to consumers and public health professionals alike about specific health topics while also highlighting the great work your organization is doing. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-387DL Motivational Interviewing for Public Health Professionals: A Person-Centered Approach to Achieve Healthier Outcomes

This webinar will offer techniques fundamentals of Motivational Interviewing and how to apply it in a variety of public health settings. Learning Objective: Illustrate at least two strategies to utilize specific Motivational Interviewing skills and resources to implement health education and health promotion programs Speakers: Dr. More

1 hour 30 minutes
  • $18.00

01-388DL Linking Health Education & Community Colleges: What’s Next in 2016

In summer 2015, more than 90 SOPHE members responded to a call in News U Can Use for those interested in working with community colleges and wanted more information on how to do so. SOPHE’s National Implementation Task Force on Accreditation in Health Education and SOPHE’s Community Colleges Task Force have been working with the Association of Schools and Programs in Public Health and the League for Innovation in Community Colleges over the past 24 months to link advance associate preparation in public health and health education. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-389DL Prevention and Patient Centered Care

Rising rates of chronic disease continue to outpace the advancement of preventive healthcare services. This webinar gives participants a brief refresher of the importance of patient centered care and how more effective implementation can help healthcare professionals and patients to optimize prevention efforts to curb the rise of chronic disease Learning Objectives: Discuss the agent of change in primary prevention of chronic disease Illustrate the importance of patient centered care as it relates to preventive health behavior and chronic disease Describe at least two key attributes of patient centered care. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-390DL The Exciting and Satisfying Work Promoting Healthy Aging: Career Paths, Opportunities and Benefits

Although the US Department of Labor identifies careers in aging as a growth sector, the SOPHE Healthy Aging COP members have observed a low rate of engagement in the SOPHE member community around aging topics and events. This webinar is designed to introduce the benefits and opportunities available to SOPHE members and other health educators who may be considering careers working with the over 50 population. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-392DL Ethics & Ebola: Public Health Planning & Response

As an Advisory body to the President of the United States, the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues (Bioethics Commission) considers ethical issues with particular focus on U.S. perspectives and policies. However, the 2014-2015 Ebola virus disease (EVD) epidemic in western Africa once again reminded us that public health, and public health ethics, is global.In this first of three webinars on "Public Health Bioethics", the Bioethics Commission staff will focus on ethical and prudential reasons for U.S. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-393DL Advocating for Tobacco Legislation

One of the most active areas of tobacco legislation involves initiatives to increase the legal age for tobacco purchase from 18 to 21. These initiatives are designed to decrease adolescent’s access to tobacco through their older peers as well as delay the onset of smoking and decrease the likelihood that these adolescents will develop a lifelong tobacco habit. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-394DL Public Health and Bioethics - “Ethically Impossibly” STD Research in Guatemala from 1946 to 1948

Following the revelation of unethical U.S. research conducted in Guatemala in the 1940s, on October 1, 2010, President Barack Obama apologized to the people of Guatemala via a telephone call to President Álvaro Colom, and directed the Presidential Commission for the Study of Bioethical Issues (Bioethics Commission) to review the events that occurred in Guatemala. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-395DL Public Health and Bioethics: Bioethics Education in the Context of Public Health

In its capstone report, the Bioethics Commission focused on the symbiotic relationship between democratic deliberation and bioethics education as mutually reinforcing facets of public bioethics. Education is required for informed deliberation, and deliberation enhances education at all levels. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-396DL ACA Stories from the Field

This webinar offers a brief overview of health education specialists utilizing health literacy skills and health education resources to implement programs in a variety of health settings that can help healthcare professionals and patients to optimize prevention efforts. Speakers: Kathryn Berlin, PhD, CHES, CSCS is an Assistant Professor at Indiana State University. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-397DL Linkages in Practice: Bridging Communities to Chronic Disease Prevention Opportunities

This webinar will offer strategies on how to effectively develop Community Clinical Linkages in order to cultivate community collaborations to improve community health outcomes. The webinar will specifically provide insight into existing programs, resources and strategies for linkages to improve health behaviors to influence nutrition and physical activity, including increase access to preventive services. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-398DL Creating an Interactive Online Timeline to Document SOPHE’s History: Key Considerations and Processes

During this webinar, participants will learn about how the historical data was collected, analyzed, and disseminated. Participants will also be provided with a tutorial for building an online timeline, including creating a template, inserting text, and embedding social media. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-399DL Understanding Bullying

Each year, thousands of students are bullied. Bullying affects students of every race, age, and socio-economic background. Bullying can take many forms – verbal, physical, social, indirect, and cyber. The cost of bullying is high, as many students fake illness every day to try to get out of going to school to face their bully. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-400DL Creating a Healthier School Environment with Team Nutrition Resources

Do you work with schools or want to learn about what is happening in schools? Do you provide nutrition education to children? Schools play an important role in childhood obesity prevention efforts because children spend so much of their day at school. Recent changes to nutrition standards for school meals and snacks and stronger implementation of school wellness policies are helping to make school environments healthier. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-401DL Cheering on Children to Readiness: Emergency Preparedness for Children, Families, and Communities

Children have unique needs that make them vulnerable in disasters, and still there are outstanding gaps in state, institutional and family emergency plans that put them at risk. However, research shows that families of children who bring home preparedness materials are 75% more likely to have a plan meaning that children can truly be change agents in building resilient communities and a ready nation. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-402DL Farmers' Markets as a Public Health Strategy to Increase Healthy Food Access

Obesity and chronic diseases are public health concerns that can be addressed by increasing access to healthy food outlets. Farmers' markets are a potential strategy to increase access to nutrient dense foods in communities. This webinar will define farmers' markets in the context of public health, discuss how to conduct a farmers' market audit, and explore findings and recommend strategies for farmers' markets to serve as a food outlet that increases healthy food access. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-403DL Advocating for Health Education in Schools

According to the 2015 SOPHE Annual Membership Survey, members requested assistance in getting health education into schools and advocating for school health. This webinar will address finding support, resources, funding issues as well as advocating for school health education. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-404DL Health and Well-Being for All: Meeting in a Box

The rapidly evolving health care system is reshaping the training and development needs of today’s health professionals. The shift from volume to value requires addressing underlying causes of illness. Health and Well-Being for All is an innovative and compelling way to explore the potential root causes of illness—the social determinants of health—with health and health care professionals at all stages of professional development. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-405DL Social Determinants of Health in Planning and Designing Physical Activity Interventions in Ethnic Minority Adults

This webinar will discuss social determinants of health related to physical activity behavior change using an ecologic framework and will provide an example of how the framework was applied in a physical activity intervention in ethnic minority women. The speakers will conclude with recommendations for future physical activity research and practice. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-406DL Smoke / Tobacco Free Environments and Health Equity: Perspectives from Tobacco Control Advocates

In this webinar, Health Education Specialists and other public health professionals share their experiences advocating for and implementing smoke / tobacco free policies at the local level as part of a comprehensive and coordinated tobacco control initiative. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-408DL Advocacy 101-Preparing for the 2016 Advocacy Summit

This webinar will provide faculty and student members very “action oriented” steps so that they are not merely learning about policy advocacy strategies, but acquiring specific guidance and examples of how policy changes can be initiated in their own work. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-409DL Action Plan for Health Disparities

According to the 2015 SOPHE Annual Membership Survey, 55.3% of SOPHE members reported evaluating health education and health promotion strategies as the top choice for further professional development to increase their knowledge as health education specialists. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-412DL Conducting Community Health Needs Assessments: Strategies for a Collaborative Framework

More and more public health educators are being employed by non-profit hospitals to conduct community health needs assessment. SOPHE members have requested more information on community health needs assessment process as well as the challenges and strategies to accomplish this effort. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-414DL Improving Communications with Minority Groups: Lesson's Learned from The Past 18 Months

As technology continues to make the world smaller, SOPHE members have expressed an interest in learning more on how to improve communication with minority groups in an effort to decrease health disparities. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-416DL RICHY: Multi-Sectorial Care for At-Risk Women and Infants Utilizing a Triple Aim Approach - Planning for Sustainability

Two local colleges, a large regional health network, and two community non-profit organizations came together two years ago to spearhead the Regional Integrated Collaborative for Healthy Youth (RICHY) program. Together these partners developed a unique initiative designed to support young mothers with health services for themselves and their babies, empower them to become more active managers of their own care and that of their children, and also educate them on how to best utilize the local healthcare system, thereby reducing costs. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-417DL Placing Students at the Center of Health Promotion

At the K-5 level, students are the center of the Whole School, Whole Community, and Whole Child (WSCC) model. Students are both the recipients of programs and services to ensure that they are healthy, safe, engaged, supported, and challenged. However, they also should serve as partners in the implementation and dissemination of this model. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-418DL Implementing Bone Healthy Behaviors in a Health Education Curriculum

Prevention for osteoporosis begins in childhood and a strong health curriculum can teach children healthy choices from the start. Research needs to be conducted on current curricula in different areas in order to develop a basic curriculum that includes nutritional and physical activity needed for youth to grow and maintain strong bones. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-419DL Relationships of Cisgender and Transgender Persons: Experiences and Needs

Transgender people are disproportionately affected by a variety of physical and mental health risks. Stigma and discrimination, and a lack of prevention, treatment and care tailored for transgender people combine to exacerbate health risks. Transgender-specific health needs are often severely neglected in policy, research and service provision across the globe” (World Health Organization, 2014, p.10). More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-420DL The Power of Coalitions in Serving Complex Patients

The Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers works to improve care delivery for patients with complex health and social needs in Camden, New Jersey by building and leveraging interdisciplinary teams and cross-system coalitions. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-421DL Florida SCRIPT Implementation and Evaluation

The Florida SCRIPT program offer their expertise in these areas as they have successfully been able to renew funding and sustain their project for smoking cessation in Florida with support from the state health department and March of Dimes. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-422DL Improving Health Outcomes for Culturally Diverse Populations Through Cultural Competency

Healthcare outcomes suffer for culturally diverse populations due to the healthcare providers’ inability to recognize their own cultural competence. A three stage model is needed to train the healthcare workforce to identify their own cultural competence, gain an understanding of the relationship between cultural beliefs and health seeking behaviors, and implement culturally relevant interventions when necessary in order to improve quality of care for diverse populations. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-423DL It Starts with You: LGBT-Inclusive Sex Education

Although the LGBT community has come a long way in the fight for equality, education still hasn’t caught up. Sex Education programs need to be LGBT inclusive so that LGBT youth can be in a learning environment where they feel safe and supported by their peers and teachers. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-424DL Lessons from the Field: Health Education Advocacy and Rural HIV/AIDS

Health education advocacy can be especially challenging for rural health providers due to lack of training, coordination and skills among clients (people living with HIV and AIDS), community volunteers, board members, and staff. Rural providers are often at a distinct disadvantage in developing and implementing health education advocacy projects because of large geographic service regions and disbursed populations. During this webinar, attendees will learn about a community-based HIV/AIDS agency was suddenly faced with massive funding reassignment, client disruption, staff lay-offs and potential agency closure. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-425DL Reaching People with Arthritis: Strategies and Tools for Health Professionals and Chapters

Arthritis is a major area of chronic disease and disability in vulnerable populations. New funding opportunities are now available to SOPHE chapters and other groups to expand the dissemination of evidence-based arthritis interventions. This webinar will address the impact of arthritis in minority and other populations; programs and resources that health educators and health professionals can offer in communities; and sources of funding to expand program interventions. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-426DL Utilizing Results-Based Accountability for Innovative Strategic Planning: A Framework to Promote Coordination and Impact for Local, State, and National Agencies and Programs

Results-Based AccountabilityTM (RBA) is an action-oriented, data-based approach to improving lives of individuals within communities, as well as improving organizational performance of programs and services (Results Leadership Group, LLC, 2010). RBA is a framework that can be used at various levels, local, state, national agency, and/or programs. More

1 hour 30 minutes
  • $18.00

01-430DL Cervical Cancer Screenings and HPV Vaccinations: Outreach Strategies for Latina Women

During this presentation, participants will learn about the development and implementation of the Salud es Vida (Health is Life) promotora program in rural Georgia, which targets Hispanic immigrants from low-income and farmworker backgrounds to deliver cervical cancer screening information. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

01-432DL A Health Education Response to the Opioid Epidemic: Ohio’s Health & Opioid Abuse Prevention Education (HOPE) Curriculum

The challenges associated with adopting, implementing, scaling, and sustaining a statewide health education initiative is not new to health educators. The question becomes - How can we quickly and systematically align and integrate health education programming into schools when new issues – such as opioid abuse – emerge? By cultivating system-based approaches with vision, value, and strategy, health educators can help ensure that school districts are able embed evidence-informed practices within a framework that will reach all students. More

1 hour
  • $12.00

CHES Exam Prep: All Areas of Responsibility

This comprehensive study session webinar is designed as a refresher of the key principles, concepts & techniques in health education to prepare you for the upcoming Certified Health Education Specialist(CHES) exam administered by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. More


  • $68.00

CHES EXAM PREP: ALL AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

This comprehensive study session webinar is designed as a refresher of the key principles, concepts & techniques in health education to prepare you for the upcoming Certified Health Education Specialist(CHES) exam administered by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. More


  • $68.00

CHES Exam Prep: Areas of Responsibility 1-3

This comprehensive study session webinar is designed as a refresher of the key principles, concepts & techniques in health education to prepare you for the upcoming Certified Health Education Specialist(CHES) exam administered by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. More

3 hours 46 minutes
  • $40.00

CHES Exam Prep: Areas of Responsibility 4-7

This comprehensive study session webinar is designed as a refresher of the key principles, concepts & techniques in health education to prepare you for the upcoming Certified Health Education Specialist(CHES) exam administered by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. More

2 hours 43 minutes
  • $40.00

HEB 263 December: The Social Prioritization Index and Tobacco Use Among Young Adult Bar Patrons

The Social Prioritization Index and Tobacco Use Among Young Adult Bar Patrons Nadra E. Lisha, Torsten B. Neilands, Jeffrey W. Jordan, Louisa M. Holmes, and Pamela M. Ling Health Education & Behavior 2016, Vol. 43(6), 641–647 Abstract Social benefits likely play a role in young adult tobacco use. More


  • $18.00

HEB 264 December: Perspectives on Stress, Parenting, and Children’s Obesity-Related Behaviors in Black Families

Perspectives on Stress, Parenting, and Children’s Obesity-Related Behaviors in Black Families Elizabeth P. Parks, Anne Kazak, Shiriki Kumanyika, Lisa Lewis, and Frances K. Barg Health Education & Behavior 2016, Vol. 43(6), 632–640 Abstract Objective. More


  • $18.00