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Unit of Study HLTH6004 - Psychological & Environmental Influences on Health (2023)

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On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

Recognise the psychological influences on health, and the strategies for screening and managing emotional wellness.

Critically examine the practices of relaxation, mindfulness and meditation.

Analyse the environmental influences on health.

Analyse the implications and management of tobacco use, substance use and alcohol misuse.

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