Community Planning and Mental Health

Community Planning and Mental Health
This week we will discuss community and public health, health assessments, and development, as well as community mental health. For your participation in this discussion forum, answer the questions below:

Identify key characteristics of community-based action planning and discuss how this approach could enhance community health initiatives.

Justify the benefits of the Healthy Cities and Communities Model strategies.

Discuss what are Leading Health Indicators (LHI) and how they serve to monitor and prevent major health concerns such as mental health, maternal and infant health, nutrition, and substance abuse.
Reply to at least two (2) classmates.  

Do you agree or disagree with the responses given by your classmates? Why?