To prepare for this discussion, please read Chapter 13 of your textbook (Feenstra, 2013). Finally, review Instructor Guidance and Announcements. In this discussion, you will consider social psychological variables that affect physical health. Be sure to use your own academic voice (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. and apply in-text citations (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. appropriately throughout your post.
1. Examine the social variables that influence health (e.g., social support, hope, choice, etc.).
◦You must utilize at least one scholarly source in addition to your textbook.
2. Select one and appraise its relevance in your own life.
Post your initial response of 250 words or more by Day 3 (Thursday).
You are encouraged to post one or more of your required replies early each week (e.g., by Saturday) to stimulate more meaningful and interactive discourse in the discussion forum. In addition, strive to provide a response to classmates who replied to your initial post and/or the Instructor (if applicable). Peer responses may vary in length but should be carefully crafted and insightful. Below are some suggestions to assist your thinking.