Open Access Undergraduate Student Work
Type of Work
Health behavior; COVID-19 (Disease)--Prevention;
• Coronavirus is a disease that has caused a global pandemic in 2020.
• Health behaviors such as social distancing and mask wearing help prevent or slow the transmission of COVID-19.
• The Health Belief Model is widely used to predict health behaviors.
• Hypothesis: Perceptions of susceptibility and severity of COVID, and perceived benefits and barriers of health practices will predict social distancing and mask wearing.
Date of Work
Department of Psychology
UNI ScholarWorks, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa
©2020 Kristyn Pellymonter, Adam Butler, and Theresa Dethlefs
Pellymonter, Kristyn; Butler, Adam; and Dethlefs, Theresa, "Predicting COVID-19 Health Behaviors Using the Health Belief Model" (2020). Undergraduate Student Work. 22.