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Jonathan I. Hochstetler, Anne C. Russ, Ryan Tierney, and Jamie L. Mansell

Clinical Scenario Workplace bullying (WPB) has been labeled a major global healthcare problem by the World Health Organization. 1 The definition of WPB is the persistent and systematic victimization of a target with repeated use of negative acts over a prolonged period, from which the person has

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James E. Peterman, Kalee L. Morris, Rodger Kram, and William C. Byrnes

risk factors. 7 , 8 As a result, researchers have begun to investigate ways to break up sitting time to decrease mortality risk and improve cardiometabolic risk factors. For desk workers, sitting at the workplace accounts for over 50% of the daily sitting time. 9 To limit or break up sitting time in

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Steven K. Holland and Justin A. Haegele

For several decades, occupational socialization theory has been used to examine the recruitment, training, and workplace experiences of physical education (PE) teachers ( Lawson, 1983a , 1983b ; Richards, Pennington, & Sinelnikov, 2019 ; Richards, Templin, & Graber, 2014 ; Templin, Padaruth

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Shelby Borowski, Jyoti Savla, and Anisa M. Zvonkovic

of factors that may influence physical activity among university staff. Flexible work arrangements are becoming common throughout the workplace. 9 These arrangements are promoted to assist employees in managing both work and personal life (eg, family); yet, one aspect of employee’s personal life

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Janelle E. Wells, Melanie Sartore-Baldwin, Nefertiti A. Walker, and Cheryl E. Gray

progress for women in the workplace, including the increased participation of women in the labor force, as well as a shrinking wage gap ( U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2017 ), significant gender inequality remains, particularly in leadership positions, with gender stereotypes and discrimination leading

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Thiffya Arabi Kugathasan, Jo-Anne Gilbert, Suzanne Laberge, and Marie-Eve Mathieu

fruits and vegetables ≥5 times per day. 5 To help adults improve their LHs, the World Health Organization stated that health promotion efforts should be promoted more at the worksite. 6 This is an appropriate setting since more than 50% of awake hours per day are spent at the workplace by most adults

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Thomas M. Leeder, Kate Russell, and Lee C. Beaumont

not require additional support within their role, heightening the importance of learning through social practice in the workplace. Consequently, this research aims to enhance our understanding of the workplace learning and development of sports coach mentors. Mentoring is generally a secondary

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Wesley J. Wilson, Steven K. Holland, Justin A. Haegele, and K. Andrew R. Richards

possible that they would experience the workplace environment differently, which is a phenomenon not well understood. This exploratory investigation sought to add to this emerging literature by examining the workplace experiences of APE teachers, with particular attention to differences between those with

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K. Andrew R. Richards, Kim C. Graber, Amelia Mays Woods, Shelby E. Ison, and Chad M. Killian

illustrated that while some physical educators work in supportive environments (e.g.,  Pennington, Prusak, & Wilkinson, 2014 ), others work under suboptimal conditions in which they feel marginalized ( Laureano et al., 2014 ), face pressures to conform to traditional practices while navigating workplace

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Eileen K. Nehme, Adriana Pérez, Nalini Ranjit, Benjamin C. Amick III, and Harold W. Kohl III


This quasi-experimental study assessed the effects of new workplace showers on physical activity behaviors in a sample of downtown employees in Austin, TX.


The study design was quasi-experimental with 2 comparison groups. Data were collected via internet-based surveys before and 4 months after shower installation at 1 worksite. Differences across study groups in the ranks of change in past-week minutes of physical activity from baseline to follow-up were assessed. Adjusted odds ratios and 95% confidence intervals for reporting an increase of ≥10 min past-week physical activity and workday physical activity among those with new showers and existing showers relative to those with no showers were also assessed.


No significant differences in changes in physical activity from baseline to follow-up across study groups were found. One-quarter of participants with new workplace showers and 46.9% of those with existing workplace showers at baseline reported ever using the showers.


This prospective study did not find significant changes in employee physical activity 4 months after installation of worksite showers. Worksite shower users were highly active at baseline, suggesting a possible early adopter effect, with potential for diffusion. Future studies may benefit from longer exposure times and larger samples.