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