health promotion

Health Promotion in the Workplace: Improving Awareness, Enhancing Motivation, Building Skills, and Creating Opportunities, edited by Michael P. O’Donnell, MBA, MPH, PhD, is a collaborative effort of the top health promotion scientists and practitioners in the field.

James O. Prochaska, PhD, Founder of Pro-Change Behavior Systems, Inc., and Janice M. Prochaska, PhD, President and CEO, contributed a chapter on the Transtheoretical Model from conceptual framework, to a review of the empirical literature, to studies challenging the Model, to increasing impacts with multiple behavior change programs, and to enhance motivation and skill-building.

The book, available on, has already been well received with hundreds of orders placed from students, consultants, employers, and health promotion vendors all over the United States, as well as Asia and South America. Efforts to translate Health Promotion in the Workplace into Chinese, Japanese, and Portuguese are underway.