Theories / Models
The Nursing Theory Page
Links to information about nursing theorists. Includes mid-range theorists, discussion lists, & conferences. University of San Diego, California
Nursing Theory Page
Links to information about major &other nursing theorists.
Clayton College & State University
Grounded Theory Reference Page
Links to multidisciplinary sources about grounded theory.
Behavior Change: A Summary of 4 Major Theories
Information on the following, applied to HIV/AIDS research:
Health Belief Model
AIDS Risk Reduction Model
Stages of Change
Fishbein & Azjen's Theory of Reasoned Action
Pender Health Belief Model
Vitae of Nola Pender, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor Emeritus, University of Michigan
Links to her biosketch, research instruments for measuring variables in the Health Belief Model, & information about her model
Murray Bowen, M.D.
Pioneer Family Therapist
Bowen Archives, Georgetown University