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A systematic scoping review of frameworks used to develop rehabilitation interventions for older adults (2018)
Journal Article
Booth, V., Hood-Moore, V., Hancox, J. E., Logan, P., & Robinson, K. R. (in press). A systematic scoping review of frameworks used to develop rehabilitation interventions for older adults. BMJ Open,

Objectives: Rehabilitation interventions for older adults are complex as they involve a number of interacting components, have multiple outcomes of interest and are influenced by a number of contextual factors. The importance of rigorous intervention... Read More

The need-relevant instructor behaviours scale (NIBS): development and initial validation (2018)
Journal Article
Quested, E., Ntoumanis, N., Stenling, A., Thogersen-Ntoumani, C., & Hancox, J. (2018). The need-relevant instructor behaviours scale (NIBS): development and initial validation. Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 40(5), 259-268. doi:10.1123/jsep.2018-0043

Purpose. This article outlines the development and validation of the Need-Relevant Instructor Behaviors Scale (NIBS). Drawing from self-determination theory, the NIBS is the first observation tool designed to code the frequency and the intensity of a... Read More

Feasibility of training group exercise class instructors to adopt a motivationally adaptive communication style (2017)
Journal Article
Hancox, J. E., Thøgersen-Ntoumani, C., Quested, E., & Ntoumanis, N. (in press). Feasibility of training group exercise class instructors to adopt a motivationally adaptive communication style. International Journal of Sport Psychology, doi:10.7352/IJSP 2017.48. ISSN 0047-0767

This study examined the feasibility of a 10-week self-determination theory-based training programme delivered to 24 group exercise instructors. Feasibility of implementing the programme was explored in terms of 1) recruitment, 2) rates of adherence a... Read More