Introduction to Behavior-Based Design — Medium
Why Clients Don't Take Your Advice
Behavioral scientists have been studying these quirks of the mind for decades and have identified three main barriers that can lead clients astray. To summarize, clients need to: Believe what you’re saying Choose what to do Actually do it Each of these steps presents unique challenges.
Non-Conscious Processes in Changing Health-Related Behaviour: A Conceptual Analysis and Framework - Health Psychology Review -
Note free appendix in Supplemental section provides examples of how this works. "A key insight is that these behaviours are not predominantly driven by deliberative conscious decisions, but occur directly in response to environmental cues and without necessary representation of their consequences. Consequently, interventions that target non-conscious rather than conscious processes to change health behaviour may have significant potential... We propose a framework for describing or categorising interventions to change health behaviour by the degree to which their effects may be considered non-conscious. "
Reducing Preventable Harm in Hospitals - The New York Times
"So the big question is: How can health systems be made safer when success means changing the attitudes and habits of health care professionals at a time when many are overwhelmed and deeply frustrated by all of the demands being made on them? What does it take to get them to embrace, with urgency, new ways of working?"
7 Tips for Helping Someone Else to Change a Habit | Psychology Today
For Uber Drivers Following the Alcohol Pays
Some Reflections on Design Culture Salon 18: Is Designing for Behaviour Change ‘Creepy’? | Design Culture Salon
Five Studies: How Behavioral Science Can Help in International Development - Pacific Standard
Social and Behavioral Sciences Team Annual Report - White House 2015
How a behavioral economist eats Thanksgiving dinner - The Washington Post
Designing Healthcare Apps With Delight – Smashing Magazine
Behavioral Design: When to Fire a Cannon and When to Use a Precision Knife | Nicolae NAUMOF | LinkedIn
Advice for changing health behavior: “Think like a designer” | Scope Blog - podcast
Piano stairs The fun theory - YouTube
HUMAN SCALE DEVELOPMENT CONCEPTION, APPLICATION AND FURTHER REFLECTIONS Manfred A. Max-Neef
Cognitive biases that affect decisions - Business Insider
Gamification and health behavior change infographic - Digital Marketing & Research in Toronto
The traffic lights experiment of Holland | Bristol news | Bristol Post
Wired 12.12: Roads Gone Wild
San Francisco combats the stench of urine with pee-repellant paint - Yahoo News Canada
How the priming effect controls your actions - Crew blog
'Fat' Cartoon Characters May Make Children Eat More - The New York Times
‘Nudge unit’ defies sceptics to change Whitehall thinking - FT.com
Sander Hermsen on Twitter: "Brilliant #feedback #nudge: Swedish bloodbank sends you a text message when your blood is used http://t.co/HsjoYV65Xu via @R_Thaler"
Blog — Misbehaving - Richard Thaler
Designing for Behavior as the Critical Path for Patient Engagement
When Technology Fails the Behavioral Test — Jamie Kimmel
The Anti-Poverty Experiment - WSJ
Influence People by Leveraging the Brain’s Laziness - HBR
Anyone interested in influence should start by focusing on the environment of the individual they are trying to affect. Analyze that environment and find ways to make desirable actions easy and undesirable actions difficult. Remember that the human cognitive system aims to get the best possible outcome for the least possible energy cost.
Designing For Explicit Choice
Nudging Smokers — NEJM
Halpern et al. ended up demonstrating the importance of loss aversion in two different ways. The more obvious is that smokers are far more likely to quit if they stand to lose money if they fail. The more subtle is that the very prospect of incurring losses makes people far less willing to enter a smoking-cessation program. Despite the greater comparative effectiveness of the deposit program, the reward program is likely to be more successful, because far more people will sign up for it.
Healthy Shopping Cart by Walmart - YouTube
Why Not Nudge?
Nudges, Agency, Navigability, and Abstraction: A Reply to Critics by Cass R. Sunstein :: SSRN
How to Overcome the Top 3 MegaBiases in Decision-Making - YouTube
Getting Americans to Walk More Using DIY Guerrilla Wayfinding Signs
An Introduction to Behavioural Economics for Health - Marketing for Change
Why Behavioral Economics Is Cool, and I'm Not | Adam Grant
trendwatching.com | CURRENCIES OF CHANGE
Incentivizing positive behavior change