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A Scoping Review on Community-Based Programs to Promote Physical Activity in Older Immigrants

Sonam Ali, Megan Kennedy, and Jordana Salma

acculturation, language fluency, socioeconomic status, gender, physical environments, and PA-associated norms and beliefs ( Booth et al., 2013 ; Daniel & Wilbur, 2011 ; Singh et al., 2008 ; Zou et al., 2021 ). Community-based PA programs are one approach to increasing PA in the general population of older

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Parent-Reported Motivators and Barriers to Participation in a Community-Based Intervention Designed for Children With Motor Skill Difficulties: A Qualitative Program Evaluation

Kyrah K. Brown, Jerrise Smith, Tamaya N. Bailey, Gennel Ortiz, Xiangli Gu, and Priscila Tamplain

.g., practicing skills that affect the child’s life using specific strategies and feedback targeted to the improvement of that skill). These interventions may be effective for motor skills, but can overlook the need for socialization and engagement with peers. Community-based motor skill intervention programs can fill

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A Methodological Approach to Retaining Accelerometers and Associated Data in Community-Based Studies

Gregory Knell, Deborah Salvo, Kerem Shuval, Casey Durand, Harold W. Kohl III, and Kelley P. Gabriel

illustrate this approach and to demonstrate its utility, we used data from an ongoing community-based study to identify participant profiles with varying protocol compliance and thresholds for outstanding accelerometer pursuit. Methodology For the purposes of this study, an outstanding accelerometer is

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Exploring the Relationship Between Quality and Quantity of Physical Activity Participation in Community-Based Exercise Programs for Persons With Physical Disabilities

Laura C. Koch, Shane N. Sweet, Kristiann E. Man, Kelly P. Arbour-Nicitopoulos, Krystn Orr, Andrea Bundon, Amy E. Latimer-Cheung, and Jennifer R. Tomasone

Community-based exercise programs are an effective way of promoting physical activity participation for individual with disabilities. These types of programs remove barriers to physical activity participation by utilizing accessible exercise equipment and trained professionals to tailor the

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Development and Pilot Testing of the Disability Awareness Training and Education Program Among Community-Based Group Fitness Instructors

Brynn Adamson, Mina Woo, Toni Liechty, Chung-Yi Chiu, Nic Wyatt, Cailey Cranny, and Laura Rice

programs) that can be delivered in community settings and include “adequate strategies for preparedness and response for individuals with disabilities.” Unfortunately, to date, there are few strategies for the readiness of those delivering exercise programs for participants with disabilities. Community-based

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Evidence-Informed Recommendations for Community-Based Organizations Developing Physical Activity Information Targeting Families of Children and Youth With Disabilities

Rebecca Bassett-Gunter, Jennifer Tomasone, Amy Latimer-Cheung, Kelly Arbour-Nicitopoulos, Katerina Disimino, Victoria Larocca, Lauren Tristani, Kathleen Martin Ginis, Jennifer Leo, Leigh Vanderloo, Dave Sora, and Archie Allison

.g., motivational statements, facts, statistics, other informational resources about PA; Latimer et al., 2010 ) targeting parents and caregivers of CYD ( hereafter families of CYD; Bauman et al., 2006 ). Many community-based organizations (CBOs; e.g., recreation providers, PA promotion agencies, children and youth service

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A Community-Based Exergaming Physical Activity Program Improves Readiness-to-Change and Self-Efficacy Among Rural-Residing Older Adults

Ashleigh J. Sowle, Sarah L. Francis, Jennifer A. Margrett, Mack C. Shelley, and Warren D. Franke

-life, community-based setting. It is unsure if the results found were based solely on the LIFE program or if the LIFE program served as a means for participants to be encouraged to seek other ways of being physically active. Furthermore, all data were self-reported, which limits interpretation of findings

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Learn to Run for Anxiety Sensitivity: A Short-Term, Community-Based, Accessible Physical Activity Intervention for Women

Janine V. Olthuis, Margo C. Watt, Christopher E. J. DeWolfe, Emma Connell, Emily N. Wright, and Laura Sevigny

to increased running over time. This is the first study to test a non-lab-based group PA intervention for community-recruited women with high AS. In the context of the present study’s aim to design and test a community-based PA intervention for AS, we evaluated the intervention in the context of

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Attitudes and Experiences of Men With Prostate Cancer on Risk in the Context of Injuries Related to Community-Based Football—A Qualitative Study

Mette Rørth, Tine Tjørnhøj-Thomsen, Prue Cormie, John L. Oliffe, and Julie Midtgaard

. The idea was to introduce recreational community-based football as a novel approach to prostate cancer rehabilitation characterized by a time-unlimited intervention, continuous enrollment of participants, and mobilizing of local resources and partners using existing infrastructure for physical

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Program Evaluation of Healthy Moves: A Community-Based Trainer in Residence Professional Development Program to Support Generalist Teachers With Physical Education Instruction

Deborah Johnson-Shelton, Jeanette Ricci, Erika Westling, Missy Peterson, and Julie C. Rusby

-based PE lessons with their students. 15 Therefore, one approach is to implement a community-based PE trainer in residence (TIR) professional development program that provides generalist teachers with one-on-one mentoring and scenario-based training for an extended length of time. The TIR model is based