Chronic Conditions

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

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 , 19 (pp. 1365-1382) doi: 10.1007/s13178-022-00687-x

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(24) ,e495–e514

Sallay, V.Klinovszky, A.Csuka, S. I.Buzás, N. (2021) Striving for autonomy in everyday diabetes self-management—qualitative exploration via grounded theory approach. BMJ Open, 11 ,e058885

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

De Man, J.Wouters, E.Absetz. P.Daivadanam, M. (2020) What motivates people with (pre)diabetes to move? Testing self-determination theory in rural Uganda. Frontiers in Psychology,

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

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

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,

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

Vanhalst, J.Luyckx, K.Van Petegem, S., Soenens, B. (2018) The detrimental effects of adolescents’ chronic loneliness on motivation and emotion regulation in social situations. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 47(1) ,162-176

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

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

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

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

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

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

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:

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

Rahman, R. J.Hudson, J., Thogersen-Ntoumani, C.Doust, J. H. (2015) Motivational processes and well-being in cardiac rehabilitation: A self-determination theory perspective. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 20(5) ,518-529

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

Shumway, D.Griffith, K. A.Jagsi, R.Gabram, S. G. (2015) Psychometric properties of a brief measure of autonomy support in breast cancer patients. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 15 ,51

Yu, C.Van Zanten, J. V. J.Metsios, G. S.Kitas, G. D. (2015) Motivation-related predictors of physical activity engagement and vitality in rheumatoid arthritis patients. Health Psychology Open, 2(2) ,1-9

Guertin, C.Rocchi, M., Pelletier, L. G.Émond, C. (2015) The role of motivation and eating regulation on the physical and psychological health of cardiovascular disease patients. Journal of Health Psychology, 20(5) ,543-555

Williams, G. C., Niemiec, C. P.Elliot, A., La Guardia, J. G. (2014) Virtual look AHEAD program: Initial support for a partly virtualized intensive lifestyle intervention in type 2 diabetes. , Diabetes Care , 37 (pp. 169-170) doi: 10.2337/dc14-0831

Slovinec D’Angelo, M., Pelletier, L. G.Huta, V.Reid, R. D. (2014) The roles of self-efficacy and motivation in the prediction of short- and long-term adherence to exercise among coronary heart disease patients. Health Psychology, 33 ,1344-1353

Austin, S., Guay, F.Senecal, C., Fernet, C. (2013) Longitudinal testing of a dietary self-care motivational model in adolescents with diabetes. Amsterdam: Elsevier Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 75 ,153-159

Mack, D.E.Meldrum, L.S., Wilson, P. M.Sabiston, C.M. (2013) Physical activity and psychological health in breast cancer survivors: An application of basic psychological needs theory. Applied Psychology: Health And Well-Being, 5(3) ,369-388

Lonsdale, C.Hall, A., Williams, G. C.McDonough, S. M. (2012) Communication style and exercise compliance in physiotherapy (CONNECT). A cluster randomized controlled trial to test a theory-based intervention to increase chronic low back pain patients’ adherence to physiotherapists’ recommendations: Study rationale, design, and methods. , BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders , 13(104) (pp. 1-15) doi: 10.1186/1471-2474-13-104

Austin, S.Senécal, C., Guay, F.Nouwen, A. (2011) Dietary self-care in adolescents with Type 1 diabetes: Report from the juvenile diabetes and dietary study. Canadian Journal of Diabetes, 35(1) ,39-45

Williams, G. C., Patrick, H., Niemiec, C. P., Ryan, R. M. (2011) The smoker’s health project: A self-determination theory intervention to facilitate maintenance of tobacco abstinence. , Contemporary Clinical Trials , 32 (pp. 535-543) doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2011.03.002

Uysal, A.Lu, Q. (2011) Is self-concealment associated with acute and chronic pain?. Health Psychology, 30 ,606-614

Pesis-Katz, I., Williams, G. C., Niemiec, C. P.Fiscella, K. (2011) Cost-effectiveness of intensive tobacco dependence intervention based on self-determination theory. , The American Journal of Managed Care , 17 (pp. e393-e398)

Gunnell, K. E.Mack, D. E., Wilson, P. M.Adachi, J. (2011) Psychological needs as mediators? The relationship between leisure time physical activity and well being in people diagnosed with osteoporosis. Research Quarterly for Exercise & Sport, 82 ,794-798

Austin, S., Senecal, C., Guay, F.Nouwen, A. (2011) Effects of gender, age, and diabetes duration on dietary self-care in adolescents with type 1 diabetes: A Self-Determination Theory perspective. Journal of Health Psychology, 16 ,917–928

Lonsdale, C.Murray, A.Tenant Humphries, M.McDonough, S. (2010) Testing a theory-based intervention designed to increase chronic low back pain patients’ adherence to physiotherapists’ recommendations: A pilot study. , Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology , 32 (pp. S192-193)

Russell, K. L.Bray, S. R. (2010) Promoting self-determined motivation for exercise in cardiac rehabilitation: The role of autonomy support. , Rehabilitation Psychology , 55 (pp. 74–80) doi: 10.1037/a0018416

Niemiec, C. P., Ryan, R. M., Patrick, H., Deci, E. L. (2010) The energization of health-behavior change: Examining the associations among autonomous self-regulation, subjective vitality, depressive symptoms, and tobacco abstinence. The Journal of Positive Psychology, 5 ,122-138

Williams, G. C., Niemiec, C. P., Patrick, H., Ryan, R. M. (2009) The importance of supporting autonomy and perceived competence in facilitating long-term tobacco abstinence. , Annals of Behavioral Medicine , 37 (pp. 315-324) doi: 10.1007/s12160-009-9090-y

Rubak, S.Sandbæk, A.Lauritzen, T. (2009) General practitioners trained in motivational interviewing can positively affect the attitude to behaviour change in people with type 2 diabetes. Scandinavian Journal of Primary Health Care, 27 ,172-179

Williams, G. C., Patrick, H., Niemiec, C. P.Williams, L. K. (2009) Reducing the health risks of diabetes: How self-determination theory may help improve medication adherence and quality of life. The Diabetes Educator, 35 ,484-492

Kim, Y.Carver, C. S., Deci, E. L., Kasser, T. (2008) Adult attachment and psychological well-being in cancer caregivers: The meditational role of spouses’ motives for caregiving. Health Psychology, 27 ,S144-S154

Mildestvedt, T.Meland, E.Eide, G. E. (2008) How important are individual counseling, expectancy beliefs and autonomy for the maintenance of exercise after cardiac rehabilitation?. Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 36 ,832–840

Milne, H. M.Wallman, K. E.Gordon, S. (2008) Impact of a combined resistance and aerobic exercise program on motivational variables in breast cancer survivors: A randomized controlled trial. , Annals of Behavioral Medicine , 36 (pp. 158-166) doi: 10.1007/s12160-008-9059-2

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) doi: 10.1037/0278-6133.26.6.728

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

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

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

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

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) doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2003.11.008

Williams, G. C., 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

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

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

Pierce, T.Lydon, J. E.Yang, S. (2001) Enthusiasm and moral commitment: What sustains family caregivers of those with dementia?. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 23 ,29-41

Igreja, I.Zuroff, D. C., Koestner, R.Saltaris, C. (2000) Applying self-determination theory to the prediction of distress and well-being in gay men with HIV and AIDS. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 30 ,686-706

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