Tanya R Berry

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alberta
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mothers' intentions to support children's physical activity related to attention and implicit agreement with advertisements
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, General Services Building 6 37, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2H9, Canada
    Int J Behav Med 21:131-8. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Implicit and explicit exercise and sedentary identity
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Res Q Exerc Sport 83:479-84. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Effects of Biggest Loser exercise depictions on exercise-related attitudes
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Health Behav 37:96-103. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between implicit and explicit believability of exercise-related messages and intentions
    Tanya R Berry
    Department of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta
    Health Psychol 30:746-52. 2011
  5. pmc A school-based randomized controlled trial to improve physical activity among Iranian high school girls
    Parvaneh Taymoori
    Department of Health Education, School of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:18. 2008
  6. pmc Improving children's nutrition environments: a survey of adoption and implementation of nutrition guidelines in recreational facilities
    Dana Lee Olstad
    Alberta Institute for Human Nutrition, 2 021D Li Ka Shing Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2E1
    BMC Public Health 11:423. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Physical activity information seeking and advertising recall
    Tanya R Berry
    Department of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Health Commun 26:246-54. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Changes in BMI over 6 years: the role of demographic and neighborhood characteristics
    T R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:1275-83. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Attentional bias for exercise-related images
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    Res Q Exerc Sport 82:302-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Automatic activation of exercise and sedentary stereotypes
    Tanya Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Res Q Exerc Sport 80:633-40. 2009

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Mothers' intentions to support children's physical activity related to attention and implicit agreement with advertisements
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, General Services Building 6 37, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2H9, Canada
    Int J Behav Med 21:131-8. 2014
    ..ParticipACTION's Think Again campaign targeted mothers who think their children are sufficiently active, yet whose children do not achieve recommended amounts of physical activity...
  2. ncbi request reprint Implicit and explicit exercise and sedentary identity
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Res Q Exerc Sport 83:479-84. 2012
    ..The results also reflect responses to societal pressures for women to be thin and for men to be strong, when free of self-presentational bias...
  3. doi request reprint Effects of Biggest Loser exercise depictions on exercise-related attitudes
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Health Behav 37:96-103. 2013
    ..To examine whether participants who watched an exercise-related segment of The Biggest Loser television program would have different explicit and implicit affective exercise-related attitudes than those of control participants...
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between implicit and explicit believability of exercise-related messages and intentions
    Tanya R Berry
    Department of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta
    Health Psychol 30:746-52. 2011
    ..It was hypothesized that implicit believability would be a stronger predictor of attitudes than explicit believability and that implicit believability would predict intentions...
  5. pmc A school-based randomized controlled trial to improve physical activity among Iranian high school girls
    Parvaneh Taymoori
    Department of Health Education, School of Medical Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:18. 2008
    ..Because PA interventions in schools have the potential to reach many children and adolescents, this study reports on PA intervention research conducted in all-female Iranian high schools...
  6. pmc Improving children's nutrition environments: a survey of adoption and implementation of nutrition guidelines in recreational facilities
    Dana Lee Olstad
    Alberta Institute for Human Nutrition, 2 021D Li Ka Shing Centre, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2E1
    BMC Public Health 11:423. 2011
    ..This study investigated awareness, adoption and implementation of the ANGCY among recreational facilities in Alberta, Canada, one year following their release...
  7. doi request reprint Physical activity information seeking and advertising recall
    Tanya R Berry
    Department of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Health Commun 26:246-54. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Changes in BMI over 6 years: the role of demographic and neighborhood characteristics
    T R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Obes (Lond) 34:1275-83. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Attentional bias for exercise-related images
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta
    Res Q Exerc Sport 82:302-9. 2011
    ..These findings confirm that attention for exercise-related images can be captured automatically regardless of whether people report they are attending to them...
  10. ncbi request reprint Automatic activation of exercise and sedentary stereotypes
    Tanya Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Res Q Exerc Sport 80:633-40. 2009
    ..These results highlight the need for increased awareness of how active and sedentary lifestyles are portrayed in the media...
  11. pmc A longitudinal and cross-sectional examination of the relationship between reasons for choosing a neighbourhood, physical activity and body mass index
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 7:57. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint A mixed methods evaluation of televised health promotion advertisements targeted at older adults
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, T6G 2H9 Canada
    Eval Program Plann 32:278-88. 2009
    ..Finally, health promoters should be cautious about websites as the primary source of information, particularly for older adults...
  13. doi request reprint Ease of imagination, message framing, and physical activity messages
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Br J Health Psychol 15:197-211. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint A qualitative examination of perceptions of physical activity guidelines and preferences for format
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Health Promot Pract 11:908-16. 2010
    ..There was little awareness of CPAG and the current format was unappealing...
  15. doi request reprint Getting to know the competition: a content analysis of publicly and corporate funded physical activity advertisements
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    J Health Commun 13:169-80. 2008
    ..The characteristics with those we did find were inconsistent with those thought to attract and maintain attention levels. Results are discussed in terms of potential implications for promoting physical activity...
  16. ncbi request reprint Pedometer ownership, motivation, and walking: do people walk the talk?
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Res Q Exerc Sport 78:369-74. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint SARS wars: an examination of the quantity and construction of health information in the news media
    Tanya R Berry
    Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, Wilfrid Laurier University
    Health Commun 21:35-44. 2007
    ..This content analysis provides an empirical starting point for future research into how such health news may influence consumer's perceptions of health topics...
  18. doi request reprint From paper to practice: barriers to adopting nutrition guidelines in schools
    Shauna M Downs
    Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Nutr Educ Behav 44:114-22. 2012
    ..To explore the barriers associated with the adoption of the Alberta Nutrition Guidelines for Children and Youth in schools according to characteristics of the innovation (guidelines) and the organization (schools)...
  19. doi request reprint "Walkable by Willpower": resident perceptions of neighbourhood environments
    Genevieve R Montemurro
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, E 488 Van Vliet, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2H9
    Health Place 17:895-901. 2011
    ..Future research should examine the relationship between perceived and actual walkability features as well as residential selection...
  20. doi request reprint Strength of messaging in changing attitudes in a workplace wellness program
    Jessie Lee D Langille
    School of Public Health, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Health Promot Pract 12:303-11. 2011
    ..This suggests that individualized health promotion messages provide a stronger argument for individuals, thus increasing the likelihood of attitude change...
  21. pmc Effects of reading health and appearance exercise magazine articles on perceptions of attractiveness and reasons for exercise
    Melanie Pankratow
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e61894. 2013
    ..An additional purpose was to use a thought listing technique, the results of which were examined for evidence of internalization of the exercise-related messages...
  22. ncbi request reprint Do nonexercisers also share the positive exerciser stereotype?: An elicitation and comparison of beliefs about exercisers
    Wendy M Rodgers
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Sport Exerc Psychol 31:3-17. 2009
    ..Examination of the demographic characteristics revealed no differences among the three groups on age, work status, or child-care responsibilities, suggesting that there is a pervasive positive exerciser bias...
  23. doi request reprint Communicating diabetes best practices to clients: a preliminary investigation of educator perspectives
    Tanya R Berry
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Health Promot Pract 13:388-94. 2012
    ..This research addressed these questions through exploratory qualitative interviews...
  24. doi request reprint Key stakeholder perspectives on the development of walkable neighbourhoods
    Marianne I Clark
    Sedentary Living Lab, Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, E 488 Van Vliet, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada T6G 2H9
    Health Place 16:43-50. 2010
    ..More work is needed that acknowledges the differences between while integrating the diverse perspectives of those responsible for the planning of neighbourhoods that are conducive for physical activity...
  25. ncbi request reprint An examination of the stages of change construct for health promotion within organizations
    Tanya R Berry
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    J Health Organ Manag 21:121-35. 2007
    ..The purpose of this research is to examine the organizational stages of change construct of the transtheoretical model of behavior change...
  26. ncbi request reprint The effects of exercise advertising on self-efficacy and decisional balance
    Tanya R Berry
    Department of Kinesiology and Physical Education, Wilfrid Laurier University Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Health Behav 29:117-26. 2005
    ..To investigate the effects of exercise advertising on self-efficacy and decisional balance for changing exercise behavior...
  27. pmc Collective knowledge: using a consensus conference approach to develop recommendations for physical activity and nutrition programs for persons with type 2 diabetes
    Tanya R Berry
    Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation, University of Alberta Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Front Endocrinol (Lausanne) 3:161. 2012
    ..The results can also be of use to policy makers and health promoters interested in increasing adherence to physical activity and nutrition guidelines among persons with T2D...
  28. ncbi request reprint Alberta Nutrition Guidelines for Children and Youth: awareness and use in schools
    Shauna M Downs
    Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton
    Can J Diet Pract Res 72:137-40. 2011
    ..We evaluated the awareness of and intent to use the guidelines in Alberta schools, and sought to determine whether organizational characteristics were a factor in adoption of the guidelines...