Attitude and behavior change measurement: Development of a measure to assess positive attitudinal and behavior change among cure violence clients
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Public health or related research
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe development and purpose of the behavior change tool. Discuss implementation of behavior change tool across CV sites. List key constructs measured by tool. Explain application of behavior change tool in informing programmatic practice and guiding outreach efforts.
Keyword(s): Youth Violence, Evaluation
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Dr. Cantillon has over a decade of experience evaluating community intervention and capacity building initiatives. As Director of Research and Evaluation for Cure Violence, he oversees all evaluation activities and analyses. With team members, Dr. Cantillon developed the behavior change measure to reflect work done in related fields, yet also be specific to meet needs of CV staff and clients. He is responsible for conducting all analyses related to the development of this measure.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.