Joy James

Degrees: B.S.E, University of Georgia; M.S.,Curriculum and Instruction, Northern Illinois University; Ph.D., Parks Recreation and Tourism Management, Clemson University. Teaching Specialties: Introduction to Recreation; Camp Management; Recreation Resource Management; Outdoor Experiential Education; Interpretive Methods. Professional Affiliations / Organizations: North Carolina Parks and Recreation Association; American Camping Association; National Association for Interpretation. Certifications: Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP); Certified Interpretive Guide Trainer (CIGT). Research Interests: Environmental Socialization; Health & Parks.

There are 2 included publications by Joy James :

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Got Nature? An Interdisciplinary Approach To Promoting Healthy Outdoor Play And Exercise 2021 65 Residents of the Appalachian region are at greater risk for chronic illness and have a high rate of inactivity. Spending time in nature settings and being physically active have both shown positive impacts on physical and mental health. Health care p...
The Journal Of The Blue Cross NC Institute For Health & Human Services: Volume 1 2021 683 Welcome to our Inaugural Issue! The Blue Cross NC Institute for Health and Human Services (IHHS), housed administratively under the Beaver College of Health Sciences, is one of only two institutes at Appalachian State University. The Vision of the IH...