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Rosemary A. Arthur, Nichola Callow, Ross Roberts and Freya Glendinning

PS is lacking. Indeed, multiple PS frameworks (e.g.,  Durand-Bush, Salmela, & Green-Demers, 2001 ; Smith, Schutz, Smoll, & Ptacek, 1995 ; Vealey, 1988 ) often fail to provide clear distinctions between mental skills (e.g., imagery, goal setting) and other cognitions and/or attributes (e

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Aaron England, Timothy Brusseau, Ryan Burns, Dirk Koester, Maria Newton, Matthew Thiese and Benjamin Chase

, undergo rapid maturation during childhood and adolescence ( Choudhury, Charman, Bird, & Blakemore, 2007 ; Toga, Thompson, & Sowell, 2006 ). These changes may affect movements and representations of movement, which leaves the utility of SDA-M as a tool for motor task assessment and motor imagery in an

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Kim Gammage, Rachel Arnold, Nicole Bolter, Angela Coppola, Thomas Curran, Lori Dithurbide, Karl Erickson, Mary Jung, Larkin Lamarche, Luc Martin and Kathleen Wilson

daily steps and calories, and offer a way to set goals and provide motivation. One strategy for maintaining motivation within mobile applications is framed in functional imagery training, a process used to generate and practice mental imagery regarding how and why an individual achieves a goal. This

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Kevin Lanza, Brian Stone Jr, Paul M. Chakalian, Carina J. Gronlund, David M. Hondula, Larissa Larsen, Evan Mallen and Regine Haardörfer

you feel in your neighborhood: very unsafe, somewhat unsafe, somewhat safe, or very safe?” Trees Trees were measured as tree canopy percentage from aerial imagery (1-meter, 4-band raster images) provided by the National Agriculture Imagery Program. 27 The images were captured during the agricultural

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Sway in Older Adults Hitoshi Koda * Yoshihiro Kai * Shin Murata * Hironori Osugi * Kunihiko Anami * Takahiko Fukumoto * Hidetaka Imagita * 1 07 2018 26 3 457 461 10.1123/japa.2017-0096 japa.2017-0096 Text Messages Promoting Mental Imagery Increase Self-Reported Physical Activity in Older

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-Regulatory Imagery and Physical Activity in Middle-Aged and Older Adults: A Social-Cognitive Perspective Maria-Christina Kosteli * Jennifer Cumming * Sarah E. Williams * 1 01 2018 26 1 14 24 10.1123/japa.2016-0024 japa.2016-0024 Exploring the Facilitators and Barriers to Physical Activity in Older People With

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Jumpei Mizuno, Masashi Kawamura and Minoru Hoshiyama

OB condition in the present study was not a simple observation but involved watching with effort to memorize the movement to perform it after the movie. Such observation with effort to memorize the movement could activate similar neural processes to those activated in movement imagery, with a similar

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Jordan A. Carlson, J. Aaron Hipp, Jacqueline Kerr, Todd S. Horowitz and David Berrigan

-resolution photo-mosaic (HRPM) imagery – Handstiched Panoramas and Manual coding ( Wood, Lynch, Devine, Keller, & Figueira, 2016 ) Google Street View None Street Segments Curated Manual/89 Item Checklist ( Kelly, Wilson, Baker, Miller, & Schootman, 2013 ) Google Street View None Street Segments

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Frances Bevington, Katrina L. Piercy, Kate Olscamp, Sandra W. Hilfiker, Dena G. Fisher and Elizabeth Y. Barnett

of these focus groups were conducted with parents of teens. This round of focus groups was intended to test prototype messaging and imagery based on themes and preferences discovered in the initial round of focus groups and the online survey. Participants were asked to respond to prototype messages

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Jeffrey J. Martin and Laurie A. Malone

Although sport psychologists have started to examine elite disability sport, studies of comprehensive mental skill use are rare. In the current study, we examined multidimensional imagery and self-talk, as well as comprehensive mental skills (i.e., coping with adversity, goal setting, concentration, peaking under pressure, being coachable, confident, and feeling free from worry). In addition to descriptive data, we also were interested in the ability of athlete’s mental skills to predict engagement (e.g., being dedicated). Fourteen elite level wheelchair rugby players from the United States participated, and results indicated that athletes employed most mental skills. We accounted for 50% of the variance in engagement with comprehensive mental skills (β = .72, p = .03) contributing the most to the regression equation, while imagery (β = -.02, p = .94) and self-talk (β = -.00, p = .99) were not significant. Athletes who reported using a host of mental skills (e.g., coping with adversity) also reported being engaged (e.g., dedicated, enthused, committed) to wheelchair rugby. Athletes reporting minimal mental skill use were less engaged.