BEHAVIORAL HEALTH & NUTRITION
Academic and resesarch programs in the Department of Behavioral Health and Nutrition focus on the nutritional, behavioral, physiological and pyschosocial aspects of health, wellness, illness and aging within a socio-ecological framework. With our undergraduate and graduate academic programs there is an abundance of opportunity and challenge for newly educated professionals in the fields of health behavior science, health promotion, and nutrition and dietetics.
The Behavioral Health and Nutrition programs give an abundance of opportunity and challenge for newly educated professionals in the fields of health behavior science, health promotion, and nutrition and dietetics.
Our team members collaborate with you and each other to develop interdisciplinary plans to help you achieve and maintain wellness. We offer services such as: nutrition counseling, health coaching, and exercise counseling.
Behavioral Health and Nutrition supports a number of research labs and centers. In addition, BHAN operates a Foods Lab, Nutrition Counseling Clinic, and a Health Coaching Clinic. BHAN has a strong record of outstanding research, teaching, community engagement, and student mentorship and development, and it is strategically focused on innovative and effective research and teaching to meet the dynamic needs of the 21st century.