Which constructs belong to the Health Belief Model? The four key constructs of the health belief model are identified as perceived susceptibility and perceived severity (two dimensions of “threat”), and perceived benefits and perceived barriers (the components of “net benefits”).
How do you measure the constructs of the Health Belief Model? Administering surveys to individuals are the best ways to measure the HBM’s constructs. Surveys are lists of questions administered in-person, over the phone, by mail, or online to gather the opinions, feelings, and beliefs of a selected sample.
What is a construct in health behavior? Definition: a construct representing the temporal dimension of phases or steps through which individuals are believed to change (or not change) their behavior.
What are theoretical constructs in public health? • Describe the key constructs of four theories that are often used in public health interventions: the Health Belief Model, The Transtheoretical Model and stages of change, Social Cognitive Theory, and the Social Ecological Model.