Christopher A Shields

Summary

Affiliation: Acadia University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Where perception and reality differ: dropping out is not the same as failure
    C A Shields
    University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Behav Med 28:481-91. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Preferring proxy-agency: impact on self-efficacy for exercise
    Christopher A Shields
    School of Recreation Management and Kinesiology, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS, Canada
    J Health Psychol 11:904-14. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Limiting exercise options: depending on a proxy may inhibit exercise self-management
    Christopher A Shields
    School of Recreation Management and Kinesiology, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS, Canada
    J Health Psychol 12:663-71. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Youth and adolescent physical activity lapsers: examining self-efficacy as a mediator of the relationship between family social influence and physical activity
    Christopher A Shields
    Acadia University, Canada
    J Health Psychol 13:121-30. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The confidence to get going: the moderating effects of depressive symptoms on the self-efficacy-activity relationship among youth and adolescents
    Christopher Shields
    Department of Kinesiology, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS, Canada
    Psychol Health 25:43-53. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Effects of a print-mediated intervention on physical activity during transition to the first year of university
    Steven R Bray
    Department of Kinesiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Behav Med 37:60-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Where perception and reality differ: dropping out is not the same as failure
    C A Shields
    University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Behav Med 28:481-91. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Preferring proxy-agency: impact on self-efficacy for exercise
    Christopher A Shields
    School of Recreation Management and Kinesiology, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS, Canada
    J Health Psychol 11:904-14. 2006
    ..Finally, proxy- and self-regulatory efficacy were shown to be separate predictors of reliance on a proxy. Results support Bandura's theorizing about the proxy-led context and its influence on self-regulatory efficacy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Limiting exercise options: depending on a proxy may inhibit exercise self-management
    Christopher A Shields
    School of Recreation Management and Kinesiology, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS, Canada
    J Health Psychol 12:663-71. 2007
    ..Results support Bandura's theorizing that use of a proxy can limit SRE of those preferring the proxy's control of their behavior...
  4. ncbi request reprint Youth and adolescent physical activity lapsers: examining self-efficacy as a mediator of the relationship between family social influence and physical activity
    Christopher A Shields
    Acadia University, Canada
    J Health Psychol 13:121-30. 2008
    ....
  5. doi request reprint The confidence to get going: the moderating effects of depressive symptoms on the self-efficacy-activity relationship among youth and adolescents
    Christopher Shields
    Department of Kinesiology, Acadia University, Wolfville, NS, Canada
    Psychol Health 25:43-53. 2010
    ..These findings have important implications for the promotion of physical activity among youth and adolescents especially those suffering from depressive symptoms...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of a print-mediated intervention on physical activity during transition to the first year of university
    Steven R Bray
    Department of Kinesiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Behav Med 37:60-9. 2011
    ..A theory-driven and targeted print media intervention can offer low-cost and broad-reaching effects that may help students stay more active or curb declining levels of MVPA that occur during transition to university...