J G Chipperfield

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manitoba
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Detrimental effects of falling on health and well-being in later life: the mediating roles of perceived control and optimism
    Joelle C Ruthig
    University of North Dakota, ND 58202, USA
    J Health Psychol 12:231-48. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Everyday physical activity as a predictor of late-life mortality
    Judith G Chipperfield
    Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Gerontologist 48:349-57. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Primary- and secondary-control strategies in later life: predicting hospital outcomes in men and women
    Judith G Chipperfield
    Department of Psychology, Centre on Aging and the Health, Leisure, and Human Performance Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Health Psychol 25:226-36. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Stability in perceived control: implications for health among very old community-dwelling adults
    Judith G Chipperfield
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Aging Health 16:116-47. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Perceived control as a buffer in the use of health care services
    J G Chipperfield
    Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 54:P146-54. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Primary and secondary control-enhancing strategies: implications for health in later life
    J G Chipperfield
    University of Manitoba, Canada
    J Aging Health 11:517-39. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the relationship between marital status transitions and life satisfaction in later life
    J G Chipperfield
    Health Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 56:P176-86. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Discrete emotions in later life
    Judith G Chipperfield
    Health, Leisure, and Human Performance Research Institute and Centre on Aging, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 58:P23-34. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Reported causal antecedents of discrete emotions in late life
    Judith G Chipperfield
    Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba Winnipeg, Canada
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 68:215-41. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Differential determinants of men's and women's everyday physical activity in later life
    Judith G Chipperfield
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada, R3T 2N2
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S211-S218. 2008

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Detrimental effects of falling on health and well-being in later life: the mediating roles of perceived control and optimism
    Joelle C Ruthig
    University of North Dakota, ND 58202, USA
    J Health Psychol 12:231-48. 2007
    ..Falling negatively predicted PC and optimism, which mediated the effects of falling on health and well-being among the old-old group. Findings have implications for enhancing recovery from falling via bolstering PC and optimism...
  2. ncbi request reprint Everyday physical activity as a predictor of late-life mortality
    Judith G Chipperfield
    Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Gerontologist 48:349-57. 2008
    ..The present study hypothesized that simple, everyday physical activity (EPA) would decline with advancing age; that women would have a more favorable EPA profile than would men; and that EPA would have a survival benefit...
  3. ncbi request reprint Primary- and secondary-control strategies in later life: predicting hospital outcomes in men and women
    Judith G Chipperfield
    Department of Psychology, Centre on Aging and the Health, Leisure, and Human Performance Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Health Psychol 25:226-36. 2006
    ..Taken together, our findings suggest that men benefit by adopting certain primary-control strategies and women benefit by adopting certain compensatory secondary-control strategies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Stability in perceived control: implications for health among very old community-dwelling adults
    Judith G Chipperfield
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Aging Health 16:116-47. 2004
    ..Our purpose was to examine how stability/variability in perceptions of control (PC) relate to a variety of health-related variables...
  5. ncbi request reprint Perceived control as a buffer in the use of health care services
    J G Chipperfield
    Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 54:P146-54. 1999
    ..Various interpretations are considered, including the possibility that patients with low perceived control are inefficient users of health services or that patients with high perceived control experience a deficiency in health care...
  6. ncbi request reprint Primary and secondary control-enhancing strategies: implications for health in later life
    J G Chipperfield
    University of Manitoba, Canada
    J Aging Health 11:517-39. 1999
    ..g., actively persisting) and compensatory secondary-control strategies, which involve modifying the self (e.g., expecting less of oneself) was studied...
  7. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the relationship between marital status transitions and life satisfaction in later life
    J G Chipperfield
    Health Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 56:P176-86. 2001
    ..Generally, these findings imply that the relationship between marital status transitions or stability differs for men and women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Discrete emotions in later life
    Judith G Chipperfield
    Health, Leisure, and Human Performance Research Institute and Centre on Aging, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 58:P23-34. 2003
    ..Of note, poor health did not undermine positive emotions. These findings provide an optimistic view of emotions in later life, even among individuals who are poor, not well educated, and/or physically unwell...
  9. ncbi request reprint Reported causal antecedents of discrete emotions in late life
    Judith G Chipperfield
    Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba Winnipeg, Canada
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 68:215-41. 2009
    ..Overall, this shows the utility of applying Weiner's attributional framework (Weiner, 1985) to an analysis of emotion antecedents in late life...
  10. ncbi request reprint Differential determinants of men's and women's everyday physical activity in later life
    Judith G Chipperfield
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada, R3T 2N2
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 63:S211-S218. 2008
    ..Our objectives were to examine whether poor health may partly explain why older adults become less physically active with advancing age and whether gender might moderate the extent to which health status predicts EPA...
  11. ncbi request reprint Perceived control in relation to socioeconomic and behavioral resources for health
    D S Bailis
    Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 52:1661-76. 2001
    ..Health-related behaviors appear not to serve as the primary mechanism through which perceived control influences health...
  12. ncbi request reprint Self-perceptions of health: a prospective analysis of mortality, control, and health
    V H Menec
    Manitoba Center for Health Policy and Evaluation, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 54:P85-93. 1999
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  13. ncbi request reprint The interactive effect of perceived control and functional status on health and mortality among young-old and old-old adults
    V H Menec
    Health, Leisure, and Human Performance Research Institute, University of Manitoba, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 52:P118-26. 1997
    ..These results highlight the usefulness of examining the buffering effects of perceived control in relation to different age groups...
  14. ncbi request reprint Is a maturational lag associated with left-handedness? A research note
    W O Eaton
    Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 37:613-7. 1996
    ..Repeated failures to confirm the hypothesis with pre-adolescent samples raise serious doubt about the viability of the left-handed developmental lag hypothesis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Optimistic social comparisons of older adults low in primary control: a prospective analysis of hospitalization and mortality
    Daniel S Bailis
    Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation Studies, Department of Psychology, and Centre on Aging, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Health Psychol 24:393-401. 2005
    ..In later life, optimistic social comparisons may contribute to better health by providing secondary control...
  16. doi request reprint Age, relative autonomy and change in health locus of control beliefs: a longitudinal study of members of a health-promotion facility
    Daniel S Bailis
    University of Manitoba, Canada
    J Health Psychol 15:326-38. 2010
    ..Lack of autonomy thus appears to permit development of fatalistic attributions that may affect later coping with adverse health events...
  17. ncbi request reprint Regret in later life: exploring relationships between regret frequency, secondary interpretive control beliefs, and health in older individuals
    Nancy E Newall
    Psychology Department, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Int J Aging Hum Dev 68:261-88. 2009
    ..Results suggest that older adults may be experiencing age-related regrets that differ in content from those experienced at younger ages and that certain control beliefs may serve to lessen regret...
  18. ncbi request reprint Compensating for losses in perceived personal control over health: a role for collective self-esteem in healthy aging
    Daniel S Bailis
    Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P531-9. 2002
    ..CSE may compensate to protect the health of older adults whose perceived personal control over health is low. Secondary control and alternative mechanisms for this protective effect are discussed...
  19. doi request reprint Exploring the commonalities between adaptive resources and self-enhancement in older adults' comparative judgments of physical activity
    Daniel S Bailis
    Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3T 2N2
    J Aging Health 20:899-919. 2008
    ..Discussion. Self-enhancement of physical activity plays a part in at least two adaptive profiles with implications for older adults' well-being and health...
  20. ncbi request reprint Two views of self-rated general health status
    Daniel S Bailis
    Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, University of Manitoba, 307 Max Bell Centre, Winnioeg, Man, Canada R3T 2N2
    Soc Sci Med 56:203-17. 2003
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  21. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal analysis of discrete negative emotions and health-services use in elderly individuals
    Nancy A McKeen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 3P5, Canada
    J Aging Health 16:204-27. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that everyday, discrete negative emotions-anger, frustration, sadness, and fear-relate to health-service use in later life...
  22. doi request reprint Collective self-esteem and the onset of chronic conditions and reduced activity in a longitudinal study of aging
    Daniel S Bailis
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 66:1817-27. 2008
    ..Higher CSE thus appeared to delay the decline of activity and chronic health that would otherwise accompany age and the absence of perceived control...
  23. ncbi request reprint Emotional and self-evaluative effects of social comparison information in later life: how are they moderated by collective self-esteem?
    Daniel S Bailis
    Health, Leisure and Human Performance Research Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Psychol Aging 21:291-302. 2006
    ..However, contrast with downward targets presents a viable alternative explanation for this advantage...
  24. doi request reprint Mental health service use among Canadian older adults with anxiety disorders and clinically significant anxiety symptoms
    Tiffany Scott
    Department of Psychology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Aging Ment Health 14:790-800. 2010
    ..This study examines the prevalence of mental health service use among older adults with anxiety disorders and clinically significant anxiety symptoms, as well as factors associated with service use...
  25. ncbi request reprint Health incongruence in later life: implications for subsequent well-being and health care
    Joelle C Ruthig
    Department of Psychology, University of North Dakota, 319 Harvard Street, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Health Psychol 26:753-61. 2007
    ..The premise that pessimistic health appraisals compromise well-being whereas optimistic appraisals are compensatory was examined in a longitudinal study of 232 community-dwelling older adults (ages 79-98 years)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Comparative risk and perceived control: implications for psychological and physical well-being among older adults
    Joelle C Ruthig
    Department of Psychology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    J Soc Psychol 147:345-69. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that the protective effect of comparative optimism on well-being is limited to older adults who have a strong sense of control...