Basic SDT research topics

Ni, Y-X.Wen, Y.Xu, Y.He, L. (2023) The relationship between work practice environment and work engagement among nurses: The multiple mediation of basic psychological needs and organizational commitment a cross-sectional survey. Frontiers in Public Health, 11 ,1123580

Zoffmann, V.Jorgensen, R.Graue, M.Biener, S. N. (2023) Person‐specific evidence has the ability to mobilize relational capacity: A four‐step grounded theory developed in people with long‐term health conditions. Nursing Inquiry, ,e12555

Olesen, M. L.Jorgensen, R. (2023) Impact of the person-centred intervention guided self-determination across healthcare settings—An integrated review. Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, 37 ,37-59

Barbeau, K.Boileau, K., Pelletier, L. G. (2023) Motivational pathways involved in women’s intentions to engage in healthy and disordered eating behavior following a body‐related discrepancy. Motivation and Emotion, Advance online publication

Kusurkar, R. A., Orsini, C.Somra, S.Artino, A. R. (2023) The effect of assessments on student motivation for learning and its outcomes in health professions education: A review and realist synthesis. Academic Medicine, 98(9) ,1083-1092

Besel, J. M., Williams, G. C. (2023) In R. M. Ryan (Ed.), The ethics and practice of autonomy supportive medicine. (pp. 837-860) Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780197600047.013.40

Waterschoot, J.Morbée, S.Van den Bergh, O.Yzerbyt, V. (2023) How the stringency of the COVID-19 restrictions influences motivation for adherence and well-being: The critical role of proportionality. International Journal of Health Policy and Management, Advance online publication

Yun, H-W.Ahn, J-A.Schlenk, E. A. (2023) Effects of a self-determination theory-based physical activity programme for postmenopausal women with rheumatoid arthritis: A randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Nursing Practice, Advance online publication

Campbell, R., Vansteenkiste, M. (2023) In R. M. Ryan (Ed.), The interplay between basic psychological needs and sleep in self-determination theory. , The Oxford handbook of self-determination theory (pp. 760-776) Oxford University Press. doi: 9780197600047.013.38

Pietilä, M.Saurio, K., Martela, F.Silfver, M. (2023) Basic psychological needs, quality of motivation, and protective behavior intentions: A nationally representative survey study. Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine, 11(1)

Nelson, L. E.Wilton, L.Whitfield, D. L., Williams, G. C. (2022) Client‐centered care coordination (C4TM) for HIV/STI prevention: A theoretical, conceptual, and methodological overview—HIV prevention trials network (HPTN) 073. , Sexuality Research and Social Policy , Advance online publication doi: 10.1007/s13178-022-00687-x

Behzadnia, B.Alizadeh, E., Haerens, L.Aghdasi, M. T. (2022) Changes in students’ goal pursuits and motivational regulations toward healthy behaviors during the pandemic: A Self-Determination Theory perspective. Psychology of Sport & Exercise, 59 ,102131

Niemiec, C. P., Olafsen, A. H., Halvari, H., Williams, G. C. (2022) Losing sleep over work: A self-determination theory view on need frustration, sleep disturbance, and mental ill health. Stress and Health, Advance online publication

Gauthier, A. J.Guertin, C., Pelletier, L. G. (2022) Motivated to eat green or your greens? Comparing the role of motivation towards the environment and for eating regulation on ecological eating behaviours – A Self-Determination Theory perspective. Food Quality and Preferences, 99 ,104570

Neufeld, A.Babenko, O.Lai, H.Svrcek, C. (2022) Why do we feel like intellectual frauds? A Self-Determination Theory perspective on the impostor phenomenon in medical students. Teaching and Learning in Medicine, 35(2) ,180-192

Neufeld, A. (2022) A commentary on “Medical student wellness in Canada: time for a national curriculum framework”. Canadian Medical Education Journal,

Neufeld, A.Bhella, V.Svrcek, C. (2022) Pivoting to be patient-centered: A study on hidden psychological costs of tele-healthcare and the patient-provider relationship. Internet Journal of Allied Health Sciences and Practice, 20(1) ,article 8

Puranitee, P.Kaewpila, W.Heeneman, S.van Mook, W. N. K. A. (2022) Promoting a sense of belonging, engagement, and collegiality to reduce burnout: A mixed methods study among undergraduate medical students in a non-Western, Asian context. BMC Medical Education, 22 ,327

Guertin, C., Pelletier, L. G. (2022) The relationship between autonomous and controlled motivation and eating behaviors: Examining the roles of self‐regulating eating quality and quantity. Motivation and Emotion, Advance online publication

Morbee, S.Waterschoot, J.Yzerbyt, V.Klein, O. (2022) Personal and contextual determinants of COVID-19 vaccination intention: a vignette study. Expert Review of Vaccines, Advance Online

Wan, A. W. L., Hagger, M. S.Zhang, C-Q.Chung, J. S. K. (2022) Protecting children from COVID-19: examining U.S. parents motivation and behaviour using an integrated model of self-determination theory and the theory of planned behaviour. Psychology & Health, Advance Online ,1-21

Maillet, M. A., Grouzet, F. M. (2022) Healthy eating in daily life: The role of relative autonomous motivation when it is difficult. Motivation and Emotion, Advance online publication

Morbée, S., Vansteenkiste, M.Waterschoot, J.Klein, O. (2022) The role of communication style and external motivators in predicting vaccination experiences and intentions: An experimental vignette study. Health Communication, Advance online publication

Neufeld, A. (2022) Towards an autonomy-supportive model of wellness in Canadian medical education. Canadian Medical Education Journal, 14(3) ,143-151

Ntoumanis, N., Moller, A. C. (2022) In In R. M. Ryan (Ed.), Facilitating health behavior change: A self-determination theory perspective. , The Oxford handbook of self-determination theory Oxford University Press.

Ntoumanis, N., Ng, J. Y. Y.Prestwich, A.Quested, E. (2021) A meta-analysis of self-determination theory-informed intervention studies in the health domain: Effects on motivation, health behavior, physical, and psychological health. , Health Psychology Review , 15(2) (pp. 214-244) doi: 10.1080/17437199.2020.1718529

Encantado, J.Marques, M. M.Palmeira, A. L.Sebire, S. J. (2021) Development and cross-cultural validation of the Goal Content for Weight Maintenance Scale (GCWMS). , Eating and Weight Disorders - Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia and Obesity doi: 10.1007/s40519-021-01148-x

Wannheden, C.Stenfors, T.Stenling, A.von Thiele Schwarz, U. (2021) Satisfied or frustrated? A qualitative analysis of need satisfying and need frustrating experiences of engaging with digital health technology in chronic care. Frontiers in Psychology, 8 ,623772

Conigrave, J. H., Bradshaw, E. L.Conigrave, K. M., Ryan, R. M. (2021) Alcohol consumption and dependence is linked to the extent that people experience need satisfaction while drinking alcohol in two Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. Addiction Science & Clinical Practice, 16(23)

Moller, A. C., Olafsen, A. H.Jager, A. J.Kao, A. C. (2021) Motivational mechanisms underlying physicians’ occupational health: A self-determination theory perspective. Medical Care Research and Review, Advance online publication

Jedwab, R. M.Hutchinson, A. M.Manias, E., Calvo, R. A. (2021) Nurse motivation, engagement and well-being before an electronic medical record system implementation: A mixed methods study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18 ,2726

Porat, T.Burnell, R., Calvo, R. A.Ford, E. (2021) “Vaccine passports” may backfire: Findings from a cross-sectional study in the UK and Israel on willingness to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccines, 9(8) ,902

Morbée, S.Vermote, B.Waterschoot, J.Dieleman, L. (2021) Adherence to COVID-19 measures: The critical role of autonomous motivation on a short- and long-term basis. Motivation Science, 7(4) ,487-496

Barry, R. A.Longstreth, M. E.Benson, K.Cannon, C. J. (2021) Testing a self-determination theory perspective of informal caregiving: A preliminary study. Psychology and Aging, Advance Online

Schmitz, M.Luminet, O.Klein, O.Morbee, S. (2021) Predicting vaccine uptake during COVID-19 crisis: A motivational approach. Vaccine, Preprint

Neufeld, A.Malin, G. (2021) Need fulfillment and resilience mediate the relationship between mindfulness and coping in medical students. Teaching & Learning in Medicine, 34(1) ,78-88

Neufeld, A.Hughton, B.Muhammadzai, J.McKague, M. (2021) Towards a better understanding of medical students’ mentorship needs: A self-determination theory perspective. Canadian Medical Education Journal, 12(6) ,72-7

Kris-Etherton, P. M.Petersen, K. S.Després, J-P., Anderson, C. A. M., Deedwania, P., Furie, K. L., Lear, S., Lichtenstein, A. H., Lobelo, F., Morris, P. B., Sacks, F. M., Ma, J. (2021) Strategies for Promotion of a Healthy Lifestyle in Clinical Settings: Pillars of Ideal Cardiovascular Health: A Science Advisory From the American Heart Association. Circulation, 144 ,e495–e514

Sheeran, P.Wright, C. E.Avishai, A.Villegas, M. E. (2021) Does increasing autonomous motivation or perceived competence lead to health behavior change? A meta-analysis.. Health Psychology, 40(10) ,706–716

Campbell, R., Vansteenkiste, M., Soenens, B.Vandenkerckhove, B. (2021) Toward a better understanding of the reciprocal relations between adolescent psychological need experiences and sleep. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 47(3) ,377-394

Steele, R. P.Hussey, B. C. L.Mastana, S. S.Lindley, M. R. (2020) Health-related motivational and behavioral processes associated with DNA methylation of the TNF gene. Health Psychology, 39(1) ,68-76

van der Burgt, S. M. E.Nauta, K.Croiset, G.Kusurkar, R. A. (2020) A qualitative study on factors influencing the situational and contextual motivation of medical specialists. International Journal of Medical Education, 11 ,111-119

Fu, V.Weatherall, M.McPherson, K.Taylor, W. (2020) Taking charge after stroke: A randomized controlled trial of a person-centered, self-directed rehabilitation intervention. , Journal of Stroke , 15(9) (pp. 954-964) doi: 10.1177/1747493020915144

Neufeld, A.Mossiere, A.Malin, G. (2020) Basic psychological needs, more than mindfulness and resilience, relate to medical student stress: A case for shifting the focus of wellness curricula. Medical Teacher, 42(12) ,1401-1412

Behzadnia, B.Kiani, A.Babaei, S. (2020) Autonomy-supportive exercise behaviors promote breast cancer survivors’ well-being. Health Promotion Perspectives, 10(4) ,409-417

Behzadnia, B., Deci, E. L., DeHaan, C. R. (2020) In Betsy Ng, Gloria Ho (Eds.), Predicting relations among life goals, physical activity, health, and well-being in elderly adults: A self-determination theory perspective on healthy aging. , Self-determination theory and healthy aging (pp. 47-71) Singapore: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-981-15-6968-5_4

Kwasnicka, D., Ntoumanis, N.Hunt, K.Gray, C. M. (2020) A gender-sensitised weight-loss and healthy living program for men with overweight and obesity in Australian Football League settings (Aussie-FIT): A pilot randomised controlled trial. , PLoS Medicine , 17(8) (pp. e1003136) doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1003136

Ntoumanis, N.Stenling, A.Quested, E.Nikitaras, N. (2020) Self-Compassion and Need Frustration Moderate the Effects of Upward Appearance Comparisons on Body Image Discrepancies. The Journal of Psychology, 154 ,292-308

Sheeran, P.Wright, C. E.Avishai, A.Villegas, M. E. (2020) Self-determination theory interventions for health behavior change: Meta-analysis and meta-analytic structural equation modeling of randomized controlled trials. , Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology , 88, No. 8 (pp. 726-737) doi: 10.1037/ccp0000501

Kusurkar, R. A.van der Burgt, S. M. E.Isik, E.Mak-van der Vossen, M. (2020) Burnout and engagement among PhD students in medicine: The BEeP study. Perspectives on Medical Education,

Teixeira, P. J., Marques, M. M., Silva, M. N., Brunet, J., Duda, J. L., Haerens, L., La Guardia, J., Lindwall, M., Lonsdale, C., Markland, D., Michie, S., Moller, A. C., Ntoumanis, N., Patrick, H., Reeve, J., Ryan, R. M., Sebire, S. J., Standage, M., Vansteenkiste, M., Weinstein, N. (2020) A classification of motivation and behavior change techniques used in self-determination theory-based interventions in health contexts. , Motivation Science , 6(4) (pp. 438-455) doi: 10.1037/mot0000172

Halvari, A., Halvari, H., Deci, E. L., Williams, G. C. (2020) Motivation and anxiety for dental treatment and dental attendance: The roles of the locus of causality personality and treatment styles. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 50(3) ,133-144

Neufeld, A.Malin, G. (2020) How medical students’ perceptions of instructor autonomy-support mediate their motivation and psychological well-being. Medical Teacher, 42:6 ,650-656

Duprez, V., Van der Kaap-Deeder, J.Beeckman, D.Verhaeghe, S. (2020) Nurses’ interaction styles when supporting patients in self-management: A profile approach. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 110 ,103604

Shannon, S.Hanna, D.Leavey, G.Haughey, T. (2020) The association between mindfulness and mental health outcomes in athletes: testing the mediating role of autonomy satisfaction as a core psychological need. International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology,

Karloh, M.Matias, T. S.Mayer, A. F. (2020) The COVID-19 pandemic confronts the motivation fallacy within pulmonary rehabilitation programs. COPD: Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, 17(4) ,343-345

Neufeld, A.Huschi,Z.Ames, A.Trinder, K. (2020) Peers United in Leadership & Skills Enhancement: A near-peer mentoring program for medical students. Canadian Medical Education Journal, 11(6) ,e145-e148

Gillison, F.Rouse, P., Standage, M., Sebire, S. (2019) A meta-analysis of techniques to promote motivation for health behaviour change from a self-determination theory perspective. , Health Psychology Review , 13(1) (pp. 110-130) doi: 10.1080/17437199.2018.1534071

Orsini, C.Binnie, V.Jerez, O. (2019) Motivation as a Predictor of Dental Students’ Behavioral and Affective Outcomes: Does the Quality of Motivation Matter?. Journal of Dental Education, 83(5) ,521-529

Moller, A. C.Jager, A.J., Williams, G. C.Kao, A.C. (2019) U.S. physicians’ work motivation and their occupational health: A national survey of practicing physicians. Medical Care, 57 ,334-340

Murray, A.Hall, A., Williams, G. C.McDonough, S. M. (2019) Assessing physiotherapists’ communication skills for promoting patient autonomy for self-management: reliability and validity of the communication evaluation in rehabilitation tool. Disability and Rehabilitation, 41(14) ,1699-1705

Leow, K., Lynch, M. F.Lee, J. (2019) Social support, basic psychological needs, and social well-being among older cancer survivors. International Journal of Aging and Human Development,

Shannon, S.Breslin, G.Haughey, T.Sarju, N. (2019) Predicting student-athlete and non-athletes’ intentions to self-manage mental health: Testing an integrated behaviour change model. , Mental Health & Prevention , 13 (pp. 92-99) doi: 10.1016/j.mhp.2019.01.006

Shannon, S.Hanna, D.Haughey, T.Leavey, G. (2019) Effects of a mental health intervention in athletes: Applying self-determination theory. , Frontiers in Psychology , 10 (pp. 1875-1888) doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2019.01875

Halvari, A., Halvari, H., Deci, E. L., Williams, G. C. (2019) Autonomy-supportive dental treatment, oral health-related eudaimonic well-being and oral health: a randomized clinical trial. , Psychology & Health , 34(6) (pp. 1-16) doi: 10.1080/08870446.2019.1613546

Gillet, N.Le Gouge, A.Pierre, R.Bongro, J. (2019) Managerial style and well-being among psychiatric nurses: A prospective study. Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 26(7-8) ,265-273

Neufeld, A.Malin, G. (2019) Exploring the relationship between medical student basic psychological need satisfaction, resilience, and well-being: A quantitative study. BMC Medical Education, 19 ,405

Orsini, C.Binnie V. I.Tricio, J. A. (2018) Motivational profiles and their relationships with basic psychological needs, academic performance, study strategies, self-esteem, and vitality in dental students in Chile. Journal of Educational Evaluation for Health Professions, 15(11)

Bradshaw, E. L.Sahdra, B.K., Calvo, R. A.Mrvaljevich, A. (2018) Users’ intrinsic goals linked to alcohol dependence risk level and engagement with the health promotion website, Hello Sunday Morning: Observational study. Journal of Medical Internet Research: Mental Health, 5(4) ,1-8

Deck, S., Wilson, P. M.Mack, D.E. (2018) Rehabilitation following a sports injury: Do the motives of athlete and athletic therapist matter?. Archives of Physical Health and Sports Medicine, 1(2) ,1-7

Quested, E.Kwasnicka, D., Thogersen-Ntoumani, C.Gucciardi, D. F. (2018) Protocol for a gender-sensitised weight loss and healthy living programme for overweight and obese men delivered in Australian football league settings (Aussie-FIT): A feasibility and pilot randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open, 8(10)

Sebire, S.Toumpakari, Z.Turner, K. M.Cooper, A. R. (2018) “I’ve made this my lifestyle now”: a prospective qualitative study of motivation for lifestyle change among people with newly diagnosed type two diabetes mellitus. BMC Public Health, 18(204) ,1-10

Lohmann, J.Muula, A. S., Houlfort, N.De Allegri, M. (2018) How does performance-based financing affect health workers’ intrinsic motivation? A Self-Determination Theory-based mixed-methods study in Malawi. Social Science & Medicine, 208 ,1-8

Poulsen, M., Poulsen, A. A. (2018) Optimising motivation and reducing burnout for radiation oncology trainees: A framework using self‐determination theory. Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, 62(5) ,684-691

Campbell, R., Vansteenkiste, M.Delesie, L.Tobback, E. (2018) Reciprocal associations between daily need-based experiences, energy, and sleep in chronic fatigue syndrome. Health Psychology, 37(12) ,1168–1178

Guertin, C.Barbeau, K., Pelletier, L. G.Martinelli, G. (2017) Why do women engage in fat talk? Examining fat talk using Self-Determination Theory as an explanatory framework. Body Image, 20 ,7-15

Smit, E.S.Dima, A.L.Immerzeel, S.A.M.van den Putte, B. (2017) The Virtual Care Climate Questionnaire: Development and validation of a questionnaire measuring perceived support for autonomy in a virtual care setting. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 19(5) ,e155

Halvari, A., Halvari, H., Williams, G. C., Deci, E. L. (2017) Predicting dental attendance from dental hygienists’ autonomy support and patients’ autonomous motivation: A randomized clinical trial. , Psychology & Health , 32(2) (pp. 127-144) doi: 10.1080/08870446.2016.1244536

Wouters, A.Isik, U.Croiset, G.Kusurkar, R. A. (2017) Understanding the motivation for applying for medical school selection – a qualitative study on high school students’ study choice process. BMJ Open, 7 (5)

Schutte, T.Tichelaar, J.Dekker, R. S.Thijs, A. (2017) Motivation and competence of participants in a learner-centered student-run clinic: An exploratory pilot study. BMC Medical Education, 17 (23)

Wouters, A.Croiset, G.Schripsema, N. R.Cohen-Schotanus, J. (2017) A multicenter study on medical school selection, motivation, engagement and academic performance. Advances in Health Sciences Education, 2(22) ,447–462

Wouters, A.Croiset, G.Schripsema, N. R.Cohen-Schotanus, J. (2017) Students’ approaches to medical school choice: relationship with students’ characteristics and motivation. International Journal of Medical Education, 8 ,217-226

Lewis, V.Martina, C. A.McDermott, M. P.Chaudron, L. (2017) Mentoring interventions for underrepresented scholars in biomedical and behavioral sciences: Effects on quality of mentoring interactions and discussions. , CBE-Life Sciences Education , 16(3) (pp. ar44) doi: 10.1187/cbe.16-07-0215

Lonsdale, C.Hall, A. M.Murray, A., Williams, G. C. (2017) Communication skills training for practitioners to increase patient adherence to home-based rehabilitation for chronic low back pain: Results of a cluster randomized controlled trial. , Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation , 98 (pp. 1732-1743) doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2017.02.025

Thogersen-Ntoumani, C.Wright, A.Quested, E.Burton, E. (2017) Protocol for the residents in action pilot cluster randomised controlled trial (RiAT): evaluating a behaviour change intervention to promote walking, reduce sitting and improve mental health in physically inactive older adults in retirement villages. , BMJ Open Access , 7 (pp. 1-11) doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2016-015543

Lohmann, J.Souares, A.Tiendrebéogo, J., Houlfort, N. (2017) Measuring health workers’ motivation composition: validation of a scale based on Self-Determination Theory in Burkina Faso. Human Resources for Health, 15(33)

Peters, D.Davis. S., Calvo, R. A.Sawyer, S. M. (2017) Young people’s preferences for an asthma self-management app highlight psychological needs: A participatory study. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 19(4) ,e113

Stamp, K. D.Dunbar, S. B.Clark, P. C.Reilly, C. M. (2016) Family partner intervention influences self-care confidence and treatment self- regulation in patients with heart failure. , European Journal of Cardiac Nursing , 15(5) (pp. 317-327) doi: 10.1177/1474515115572047

Mcspadden, K. E., Patrick, H.Oh, A. Y.Yaroch, L. A. (2016) The association between motivation and fruit and vegetable intake: The moderating role of social support. Amsterdam: Elsevier Appetite, 96 ,87-94

Santos, I.Ball, K.Crawford, D., Teixeira, P. J. (2016) Motivation and Barriers for Leisure-Time Physical Activity in Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Women. PLOS ONE,

Teixeira, P. J. (2016) Health behavior change: a field just picking up speed. A comment on Ogden (2016). Health Psychology Review, ,1-5

Coa, K., Patrick, H. (2016) Baseline motivation type as a predictor of dropout in a healthy eating text messaging program. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth, 4(3) ,e144

Shah, K. N.Majeed, Z.Yoruk, Y. B.Yang, H. (2016) Enhancing physical function in HIV-infected older adults: A randomized controlled clinical trial.. , Health Psychology , 35(6) (pp. 563-573) doi: 10.1037/hea0000311

Lopez, R. B., Milyavskaya, M.Hofmann, W.Heatherton, T. F. (2016) Motivational and neural correlates of self-control of eating: A combined neuroimaging and experience sampling study in dieting female college students. Appetite, ,192-199

Segar, M. L.Guérin, E.Phillips, E., Fortier, M. S. (2016) From vital sign to vitality: Selling exercise so patients want to buy it. Translational Journal of the American College of Sports Medicine, 1(11) ,97-102

Pelletier, L. G.Guertin, C.Pope, J. P.Rocchi, M. (2016) Homeostasis balance, homeostasis imbalance or distinct motivational processes? Comments on Marks (2015) ‘Homeostatic Theory of Obesity’. Health Psychology Open, 3(1) ,1-4

Williams, G. C., Niemiec, C. P., Patrick, H., Ryan, R. M. (2016) Outcomes of the Smoker’s Health Project: A pragmatic comparative effectiveness trial of tobacco-dependence interventions based on self-determination theory. , Health Education Research , 31(6) (pp. 749-759) doi:

Weinstein, N., Legate, N.Kumashiro, M., Ryan, R. M. (2016) Autonomy support and diastolic blood pressure: Long term effects and conflict navigation in romantic relationships. Motivation and Emotion, 40(2) ,212-225

Caudwell, K. M.Mullan, B. A., Hagger, M. S. (2016) Combining motivational and volitional approaches to reducing excessive alcohol consumption in pre-drinkers: A theory-based intervention protocol. , BMC Public Health , 16 (pp. 45) doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2648-7

Orsini, C.Binnie, V.Fuentes, F.Ledezma, P. (2016) Implications of motivation differences in dental students’ preclinical-clinical transition: A one-year follow-up study. Educacion Medica, 17(4) ,193-196

Orsini, C.Binnie, V. I.Wilson, S. L. (2016) Determinants and outcomes of motivation in health professions education: A systematic review based on self-determination theory. Journal of Educational Evaluation for Health Professions, 13 ,19

Fenner, A. A.Howie, E. K.Straker, L. M., Hagger, M. S. (2016) Exploration of the mechanisms of change in constructs from self-determination theory and quality of life during a multi-disciplinary family-based intervention for overweight adolescents. , Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology , 38 (pp. 59-68) doi: 10.1123/jsep.2015-0100

Girelli, L., Hagger, M. S.Mallia, L.Lucidi, F. (2016) From perceived autonomy support to intentional behaviour: Testing an integrated model in three healthy-eating behaviours. Appetite, 96 ,280-292

Tjin A Tsoi, S.L.N.De Boer, A.Croiset, G.Koster, A. S. (2016) Unraveling motivational profiles of health care professionals for Continuing Education: the example of pharmacists in the Netherlands. The Journal of Continuing Education in Health Professions, 36(1) ,46-54

Martinez, K. A.Resnicow, K., Williams, G. C., Silva, M. N. (2016) Does physician communication style impact patient report of decision quality for breast cancer treatment?. Patient Education and Counseling, 99(12) ,1947-1954

Block, R., Niemiec, C. P., Rigby, C. S., Williams, G. C. (2016) Virtual clinician need support, health-behavior change, and its maintenance. Journal of Clinical Lipidology, 10(3) ,667

Kullgren, J. T., Williams, G. C.Resnicow, K.An, L. C. (2016) The promise of tailoring incentives for healthy behaviors. International Journal of Workplace Health Management, 9(1) ,2-16

Nilsen, E. R., Olafsen, A. H.Steinsvag, A. G., Halvari, H. (2016) Stuck between a rock and a hard place: The work situation for nurses as leaders in municipal health care. Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, 9 ,153—161

Halvari, H.Healey, J., Olafsen, A. H.Byrkjeland, R. (2016) Physical activity and motivational predictors of changes in health behavior and health among DM2 and CAD patients. , Scandinavian Journal of Medicine & Science In Sports , 27(11) (pp. 1454–1469) doi: 10.1111/sms.12757

Verstuyf, J., Vansteenkiste, M.Soetens, B., Soenens, B. (2016) Motivational dynamics underlying eating regulation in young and adult female dieters: relationships with healthy eating behaviours and disordered eating symptoms. Psychology & Health, 31(6) ,711-729

Campbell, R., Vansteenkiste, M.Delesie, L., Soenens, B. (2016) The role of basic psychological need satisfaction, sleep, and mindfulness in the health-related quality of life of people living with HIV. Journal of Health Psychology, 24(4) ,535-545

Blais, L.T.Mack, D.E., Wilson, P. M.Blanchard, C.M. (2016) Challenging body weight: evidence from a community-based intervention on weight, behaviour and motivation. , Psychology, Health & Medicine , 22(7) (pp. 872-878) doi: 10.1080/13548506.2016.1271440

Lohmann, J., Houlfort, N.De Allegri, M. (2016) Crowding out or no crowding out? A Self-Determination Theory approach to health worker motivation in performance-based financing. Social Science & Medicine, 169 ,1-8

Kindt, S., Vansteenkiste, M.Loeys, T.Goubert, L. (2016) Helping motivation and well-being of chronic pain couples: a daily diary study. Pain, 157(7) ,1551–1562

Murray, A.Hall, A. M., Williams, G. C.McDonough, S. M. (2015) Effect of a Self-Determination Theory–Based communication skills training program on physiotherapists’ psychological support for their patients with chronic low back pain: A randomized controlled trial. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 96(5) ,809-816

Santos, I.Mata, J., Silva, M. N.Sardinha, L. B. (2015) Predicting Long-Term Weight Loss Maintenance in Previously Overweight Women: A Signal Detection Approach. Obesity, 23 ,957-964

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Santos, I.Matta, J., Silva, M. N.Sardinha, L. B. (2015) Predicting Long-Term Weight Loss Maintenance in Previously Overweight Women: A Signal Detection Approach. Obesity Journal, 23 ,957-964

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Ransom, S., Sheldon, K. M.Jacobsen, P. (2008) Actual change and inaccurate recall contribute to posttraumatic growth following radiotherapy. New York: American Psychological Association Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 76 ,811-819

Ryan, R. M., Deci, E. L. (2007) In M. S. Hagger & N. L. D. Chatzisarantis (Eds.), Active human nature: Self-determination theory and the promotion and maintenance of sport, exercise, and health. (pp. 1-19) Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics.

Fortier, M. S.Sweet, S. N.O’Sullivan, T. L., Williams, G. C. (2007) A self-determination process model of physical activity adoption in the context of a randomized controlled trial. Psychology of Sport And Exercise, 8 ,741-757

Williams, G. C., Lynch, M. F.Glasgow, R. E. (2007) Computer-assisted intervention improves patient-centered diabetes care by increasing autonomy support. , Health Psychology , 26 (pp. 728-734)

Levesque, C. S., Williams, G. C.Elliot D.Pickering, M. A. (2007) Validating the theoretical structure of the Treatment Self-Regulation Questionnaire (TSRQ) across three different health behaviors. Health Education Research, 22(5) ,691-702

Shapiro, S. L., Brown, K. W.Biegel, G. M. (2007) Teaching self-care to caregivers: Effects of mindfulness-based stress reduction on the mental health of therapists in training. Training and Education in Professional Psychology, 1 ,105-115

D'Angelo, M. S.Reid, R. D., Pelletier, L. G. (2007) A model for exercise behavior change regulation in patients with heart disease. Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 29 ,208-224

Palmeira, A. L., Teixeira, P. J.Branco, T. L. (2007) Predicting short-term weight loss using four leading health behavior change theories. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 4 ,14

Mildestvedt, T.Meland, E.Eide, G. E. (2007) No difference in lifestyle changes by adding individual counseling to group-based rehabilitation RCT among coronary heart disease patients. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 35 ,591–598

McAuliffe-Fogerty, A.Ramsing, R.Hill, E. (2007) Medical specialty programs: Camps for children with diabetes as a model of success. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 16 ,887-908

Hill, E.Ramsing, R.Hill, L. (2007) Efficacy of diabetes day damp: Lessons for better serving youth. The Virginia Journal, 29 ,16-18

Ramsing, R.Hill, E. (2007) The role of theory based programming in camp: A three year evaluation of diabetes camps. Camping Magazine, 80

Hill, E.Ramsing, R.Hill, L. (2007) In 1, Integrating the family into the camp experience: Exploring the impact of residential diabetes family camp. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport, 78

Vansteenkiste, M., Sheldon, K. M. (2006) There’s nothing more practical than a good theory: Integrating motivational interviewing and self-determination theory. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 45 ,63-82

Wilson, P. M.Nehl, E.Baker, F. (2006) Predicting physical activity and outcome expectations in cancer survivors: An application of self-determination theory. Psycho-Oncology, 15 ,567-578

Teixeira, P. J.Going, S. B.Houtkooper, L. B.Cussler, E. C. (2006) Exercise motivation, eating, and body image variables as predictors of weight control. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 38 ,179-188

Georgiadis, M. M., Stavrou, N. A. (2006) Motivation for weight-loss diets: A clustering, longitudinal field study using self-esteem and self-determination theory perspectives. Health Education Journal, 65 ,53-72

Hagger, M. S., Chatzisarantis, N. L.Harris, J. (2006) From psychological need satisfaction to intentional behavior: Testing a motivational sequence in two behavioral contexts. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 32 ,131-148

Wild, T. C.Cunningham, J. A., Ryan, R. M. (2006) Social pressure, coercion, and client engagement at treatment entry: A self-determination theory perspective. Addictive Behaviors, 31 ,1858-1872

Moller, A. C., Ryan, R. M., Deci, E. L. (2006) Self-determination theory and public policy: Improving the quality of consumer decisions without using coercion. Journal of Public Policy & Marketing, 25 ,104-116

Williams, G. C., McGregor, H. A.Sharp, D.Kouides, R. W. (2006) A self-determination multiple risk intervention trial to improve smokers’ health. , Journal of General Internal Medicine , 21 (pp. 1288-1294)

Williams, G. C., McGregor, H. A.Sharp, D., Levesque, C. S. (2006) Testing a self-determination theory intervention for motivating tobacco cessation: Supporting autonomy and competence in a clinical trial. , Health Psychology , 25(1) (pp. 91-101) doi: 10.1037/0278-6133.25.1.91

Georgiadis, M. M., Stavrou, N. A (2006) Motivation for weight-loss diets: A clustering, longitudinal field study using self-esteem and self-determination theory perspectives. Health Education Journal, 65 ,53-72

, Hagger, M. S., Chatzisarantis, N. L.Harris, J. (2006) The process by which relative autonomous motivation affects intentional behavior: Comparing effects across dieting and exercise behaviors. Motivation and Emotion, 30 ,306-320

Halvari, A., Halvari, H. (2006) Motivational predictors of change in oral health: An experimental test of self-determination theory. Motivation and Emotion, 30 ,295–306

Williams, G. C., McGregor, H. A.King, D.Nelson, C. C. (2005) Variation in perceived competence, glycemic control, and patient satisfaction: Relationship to autonomy support from physicians. Patient Education and Counseling, 57 ,39-45

Williams, G. C.McGregor, H. A.Zeldman, A.Freedman, Z. R. (2005) Promoting glycemic control through diabetes self-management: Evaluating a patient activation intervention. , Patient Education and Counseling , 56 (pp. 28-34)

Carlson, L. E., Brown, K. W. (2005) Validation of the mindful attention awareness scale in a cancer population. Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 58 ,29-33

Markland, D., Ryan, R. M.Tobin, V. J.Rollnick, S. (2005) Motivational interviewing and self-determination theory. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 24 ,811-831

Williams, G. C., Gagné, M.Mushlin, A. I., Deci, E. L. (2005) Motivation for behavior change in patients with chest pain. Health Education, 105 ,304-321

Teixeira, P. J.Going, S. B.Sardinha, L. B.Lohman, T. G. (2005) A review of psychosocial pretreatment predictors of weight control. Obesity Reviews, 6 ,43-65

Deci, E. L. (2004) Promoting intrinsic motivation and self-determination in people with mental retardation. In H. N. Switzky (Ed.), Personality and motivational systems in mental retardation, Vol. 28. (pp. 1-29) San Diego: Elsevier Academic Press.

Zeldman, A., Ryan, R. M.Fiscella, K. (2004) Motivation, autonomy support and entity beliefs: Their role in methadone maintenance treatment. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 23(5) ,675-696

Kennedy, S.Goggin, K.Nollen, N. (2004) Adherence to HIV medications: Utility of the theory of self-determination. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 28 ,611-628

Pelletier, L. G.Dion, S. C.Slovenic-D'Angelo, M.Reid, R. (2004) Why do you regulate what you eat?  Relationship between forms of regulation, eating behaviors, sustained dietary behavior change, and psychological adjustment. Motivation and Emotion, 28 ,245-277

Williams, G. C., McGregor, H. A.Zeldman, A.Freedman, Z. R. (2004) Testing a self-determination theory process model for promoting glycemic control through diabetes self-management. Health Psychology, 23 ,58-66

Williams, G. C.Frankel, R. M.,Campbell, T. L.,, Deci, E. L. (2004) In R. M. Frankel, T. E. Quill, & S. H. McDaniel (Eds.), The science of the art of medicine: Research on the biopsychosocial approach to health care. , The biopsychosocial approach: Past, present, future (pp. 109-122) Rochester, NY: University of Rochester Press.

Zeldman, A., Ryan, R. M.Fiscella, K. (2004) Motivation, Autonomy Support, and Entity Beliefs: Their role in methadone maintenance treatment. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 23(5) ,675-696

Sheldon, K. M., Williams, G. C.Joiner, T. (2003) Self-determination theory in the clinic: Motivating physical and mental health. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press

Simoneau, H.Bergeron, J. (2003) Factors affecting motivation during the first six weeks of treatment. Addictive Behaviors, 28 ,1219-1241

Williams, G. C.Zeldman, A.Wright, S. (2003) Health care practitioners’ motivation for tobacco-dependence counseling. Health Education Research, 18 ,538-553

Williams, G. C., Levesque, C. S.Zeldman, A.Wright, S. (2003) Health care practitioners’ motivation for tobacco-dependence counseling. Health Education Research, 18 ,538-553

Williams, G. C. (2002) Improving patients' health through supporting the autonomy of patients and providers. In E. L. Deci, & R. M. Ryan (Eds)., Improving patients’ health through supporting the autonomy of patients and providers. (pp. 233-254) Rochester, NY: University Of Rochester Press.

Knee, C. R., Neighbors, C. (2002) Self-determination, perception of peer pressure, and drinking among college students. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 32 ,522-543

Williams, G. C., Gagné, M., Ryan, R. M., Deci, E. L. (2002) Facilitating autonomous motivation for smoking cessation. Health Psychology, 21 ,40-50

Williams, G. C.Minicucci, D. S.Kouides, R. W., Levesque, C. S. (2002) Self-determination, smoking, diet and health. Health Education Research, 17 ,512-521

Williams, G. C., Deci, E. L. (2001) Activating patients for smoking cessation through physician autonomy support. Medical Care, 39 ,813-823

Williams, G. C.Cox, E. M.Hedberg, V.,, Deci, E. L. (2000) Extrinsic life goals and health risk behaviors in adolescents. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 30(8) ,1756-1771

Williams, G. C.Frankel, R.Campbell, T. L., Deci, E. L. (2000) Research on relationship-centered care and health-care outcomes from the Rochester biopsychosocial program: A self-determination theory integration. Families, Systems & Health, 18 ,79-90

Senecal, C.Nouwen, A.White, D. (2000) Motivation and dietary self-care in adults with diabetes: Are self-efficacy and autonomous self-regulation complementary or competing constructs?. Health Psychology, 19 ,452-457

Williams, G. C.Cox, E. M.Kouides, R., Deci, E. L. (1999) Presenting the facts about smoking to adolescents: The effects of an autonomy supportive style. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, 153 ,959-964

Kasser, V. M., Ryan, R. M. (1999) The relation of psychological needs for autonomy and relatedness to health, vitality, well-being and mortality in a nursing home. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 29 ,935-954

Foote, J.DeLuca, A.Magura, S.Warner, A. (1999) A group motivational treatment for chemical dependence. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 17 ,181-192

Chirkov, V. I., Deci, E. L. (1999) Svyazi mezhdu zdorov’em ctudentov i ih zhiznennumi stremleniyami, vospriyatiem roditelei i uchiteleii [Relations among students’ health, life aspirations and perception of parents and teachers]. Voprosy Psikhologii, 3 ,48-57

Williams, G. C., Deci, E. L., Ryan, R. M. (1998) Building health-care partnerships by supporting autonomy: Promoting maintained behavior change and positive health outcomes. In A. L. Suchman, P. Hinton-Walker, & R. Botelho (Eds.), Partnerships in healthcare: Transforming relational process. (pp. 67-87) Rochester, NY: University Of Rochester Press..

Williams, G. C., Deci, E. L. (1998) The importance of supporting autonomy in medical education. Annals of Internal Medicine, 129 ,303-308

Williams, G. C.Freedman, Z. R., Deci, E. L. (1998) Supporting autonomy to motivate glucose control in patients with diabetes. Diabetes Care, 21(10) ,1644-1651

Williams, G. C.Rodin, G. C., Ryan, R. M., Grolnick, W. S. (1998) Autonomous regulation and adherence to long-term medical regimens in adult outpatients. Health Psychology, 17 ,269-276

Wild, T. C.Cunningham, J.Hobdon, K. (1998) When do people believe that alcohol treatment is effective? The importance of perceived client and therapist motivation. Psychology of Addictive Behaviours, 12 ,93-100

Williams, G. C.Rodin, G. C., Ryan, R. M., Grolnick, W. S. (1998) Autonomous regulation and long-term medication adherence in adult outpatients. Health Psychology, 17(3) ,269-76

Williams, G. C.Saizow, R.Ross, L., Deci, E. L. (1997) Motivation underlying career choice for internal medicine and surgery. Social Science and Medicine, 45 ,1705-1713

Pelletier, L. G.Tuson, K. M.Haddad, N. K. (1997) Client Motivation for Therapy Scale: A measure of intrinsic motivation, extrinsic motivation, and amotivation for therapy. Journal of Personality Assessment, 68:2 ,414-435

Williams, G. C., Deci, E. L. (1996) Internalization of biopsychosocial values by medical students: A test of self-determination theory. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 70(4) ,767-779

Williams, G. C.Grow, V. M.Freedman, Z. R., Ryan, R. M. (1996) Motivational predictors of weight loss and weight-loss maintenance. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 70(1) ,115-126

Dion, S., Pelletier, L. G., Green-Demers, I. (1996) Statut socio-économique et santé physique: le rôle modérateur de l’autodétermination. Science et Comportement, 25 ,183-206

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Ryan, R. M.Plant, R. W.O'Malley, S. (1995) Initial motivations for alcohol treatment: Relations with patient characteristics, treatment involvement and dropout. Addictive Behaviors, 20(3) ,279-297

Williams, G. C.Wiener, M. W.Markakis, K. M., Reeve, J. (1994) Medical student motivation for internal medicine. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 9 ,327-333

Williams, G. C.Quill, T. E., Deci, E. L., Ryan, R. M. (1991) The facts concerning the recent carnival of smoking in Connecticut (and elsewhere). Annals of Internal Medicine, 115 ,59-63