McGraw-Hill Higher Education liveWell

McGraw-Hill Higher Education liveWell

October 19, 2019 0 By Ronny Jaskolski


are your students motivated to improve their well-being how do you get them to eat healthier to increase regular exercise to effectively manage their stress and how do you accurately assess their progress introducing liveWell an adaptive dynamically tailored program designed to improve students well-being by increasing regular exercise promote healthy eating habits and manage stress based on the transtheoretical model of behavior change and funded by grants from the National Institutes of Health liveWell utilizes cutting-edge technology and advanced statistical analysis to deliver the right feedback at the right time to each and every student first we assess the stage of each student’s behavior using specifically design questions subsequent questions and feedback are adapted based on each student’s individual response and behavior change strategies the most effective processes of change are assessed and promoted with tailored feedback and unique engaging activities if the student isn’t ready to set concrete goals they are offered alternative strategies to think about until the next time they use the program after completing the initial assessment the student is given a tour of the liveWell homepage the home page offers additional tools activities and resources to guide the student through the behavior change process and their journey to adopt and maintain healthy behaviors more than 75 activities match to the users current state it encouraged the use of crucial behavior change strategies the activities include motivational stories as told by real students and delivered through dynamic videos immersive virtual flip books allowing the student to match his or her interest to a complimentary exercise or physical activity fun and engaging minigames that challenge the students knowledge of appropriate portion sizes detailed action plans to get healthy and effective exercise eating and stress management habits on track and rich revisable scripts to guide the student in communicating with their social support network across a variety of difficult situations liveWell also includes an in-depth reporting feature which allows instructors to track student participation as well as class stage progression over time to experience liveWell as students do please visit prochange.com/livewellinstructor and register as a new user successfully motivate and improve student well-being with liveWell