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Ezequiel Morsella, Anthony G. Velasquez, Jessica K. Yankulova, Yanming Li, Christina Y. Wong and Dennis Lambert

fastest actions (e.g., saccades) can be emitted ( Merker, 2013 ). A frame check must take into account varied contents such as those about urges, percepts, spatial layout, anticipated action effects, and mental imagery. All of these contents, including information about the immediate environment, must

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Bart Roelands and Philip Hurst

improving or maintaining an athlete’s performance, such as pharmacological/nutritional [eg, caffeine], psychological [eg, imagery], physical [eg, massage], or mechanical [eg, altitude training].) While researchers often regard the placebo effect as a nuisance to control for in randomized control trials, for

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Robin S. Vealey, Robin Cooley, Emma Nilsson, Carly Block and Nick Galli

% Competition Reflections 10% Ottawa Ment Skill Asses Tool (OMSAT-3) 5% Sport Competition Anxiety Test (SCAT) 9% Athletic Coping Skills Invent (ACSI-28) 4% Sport Anxiety Scale (SAS) 6% Sport Imagery Questionnaire 4% 117 other questionnaires/inventories were listed by 1-5 consultants   113 other questionnaires

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Nicolas Robin, Lucette Toussaint, Stéphane Sinnapah, Olivier Hue and Guillaume R. Coudevylle

years old and <16% of those who are older are meeting these recommendations. Finding effective, simple, easy-to-perform, and innovative strategies (e.g., mental imagery or mindfulness) to encourage older adults to be more active is, therefore, an important public health concern ( Denison, Vist

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James Stephens and Susan Hillier

work of Paolucci et al. ( 2017 ) in addressing CLBP. He conducted an RCT study with 30 participants, comparing the FM with back school but modifying each slightly. The FM was combined with Virtual Reality Bones, which included skeletal models and density imagery, avatars, vestibular-system description

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Marcus Börjesson, Carolina Lundqvist, Henrik Gustafsson and Paul Davis

, often in combination with imagery, on athletes’ arousal levels, muscle tension, and/or performance ( Lee & Hewitt, 1987 ; McAleney, Barbasz, & Barbasz, 1990 ; Norlander et al., 1999 ; Suedfeld & Bruno, 1990 ; Suedfeld, Collier, & Hartnett, 1993 ; Wagaman, Barabasz, & Barabasz, 1991 ). In general

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Aubrey Newland, Rich Gitelson and W. Eric Legg

developed through childhood experiences, background, and environmental factors ( Bull et al., 2005 ); through the acquisition of mental skills, such as imagery and thought control ( Nicholls, Polman, Levy, & Backhouse, 2008 ); and by using regular goal-setting practices ( Crust, Nesti, & Bond, 2010

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Linda Corbally, Mick Wilkinson and Melissa A. Fothergill

, and imagery which are grounded in cognitive-behavioral techniques ( Gustafsson, Lundqvist, & Tod, 2017 ; Whelan, Mahoney, & Myers, 1991 ). Despite the support for PST there is still concern that athletes experience difficulty in effective implementation ( Birrer, Röthlin, & Morgan, 2012 ). Moreover

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Older Adults Have Similar Motor Imagery Abilities Chadwick Fuchs; Priscila Tamplain, University of Texas at Arlington Motor imagery (MI) refers to the imagination of a motor task without actual movement execution. Previous research has shown a significant difference between accuracy and vividness of MI

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Gustavo Sandri Heidner, Patrick M. Rider, J.C. Mizelle, Caitlin M. O’Connell, Nicholas P. Murray and Zachary J. Domire

constrained only to VR environments. Another caveat is that these VR environments are often comprised of barrel-shaped rooms, some with checkered-pattern walls, and random imagery, neither of which are environments that can be commonly found in real life, nor are they scaled to real-life measurements as