Presentation on theme: "Principles of health promotion"— Presentation transcript:
1 Principles of health promotion Dr. Wasantha GunathungaCommunity Stream
2 Objectives of this lecture Discuss theoretical basis of the principles of HPTo discuss how to apply principles of promoting health – practical aspectGaining sound understanding of principles of HP and it application.
3 What is health promotion –definition Process of enabling people to increase control over their health and its determinants and thereby improving their health. Ottawa charter
4 Health is a resource for every day life and not the objective of living ! What do you live for ?
5 What ever the aim is ..One needs good health to achieve it. Health is a foundation on which other achievements of a person is made