E L Deci

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Affiliation: University of Rochester
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A meta-analytic review of experiments examining the effects of extrinsic rewards on intrinsic motivation
    E L Deci
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    Psychol Bull 125:627-68; discussion 692-700. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint On the benefits of giving as well as receiving autonomy support: mutuality in close friendships
    Edward L Deci
    Department of Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:313-27. 2006
  3. pmc Self-determination theory in health care and its relations to motivational interviewing: a few comments
    Edward L Deci
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:24. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Autonomous regulation and long-term medication adherence in adult outpatients
    G C Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, The Genesee Hospital, New York 14627, USA
    Health Psychol 17:269-76. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Within-person variation in security of attachment: a self-determination theory perspective on attachment, need fulfillment, and well-being
    J G La Guardia
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 79:367-84. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Presenting the facts about smoking to adolescents: effects of an autonomy-supportive style
    G C Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:959-64. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Supporting autonomy to motivate patients with diabetes for glucose control
    G C Williams
    Department of Medicine, The Genesee Hospital, The University of Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    Diabetes Care 21:1644-51. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Self-determination theory and the facilitation of intrinsic motivation, social development, and well-being
    R M Ryan
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Am Psychol 55:68-78. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Choice and ego-depletion: the moderating role of autonomy
    Arlen C Moller
    Department of Psychology, University of Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:1024-36. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Testing a self-determination theory intervention for motivating tobacco cessation: supporting autonomy and competence in a clinical trial
    Geoffrey C Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Health Psychol 25:91-101. 2006

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint A meta-analytic review of experiments examining the effects of extrinsic rewards on intrinsic motivation
    E L Deci
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    Psychol Bull 125:627-68; discussion 692-700. 1999
    ..The authors review 4 previous meta-analyses of this literature and detail how this study's methods, analyses, and results differed from the previous ones...
  2. ncbi request reprint On the benefits of giving as well as receiving autonomy support: mutuality in close friendships
    Edward L Deci
    Department of Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:313-27. 2006
    ..When both receiving and giving autonomy support competed for variance in predicting well-being, giving, rather than receiving, autonomy support was the stronger predictor...
  3. pmc Self-determination theory in health care and its relations to motivational interviewing: a few comments
    Edward L Deci
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 9:24. 2012
    ..We suggest that change talk is likely to be an element of effective change only to the degree that the change talk is autonomously enacted and that practitioners facilitate change talk in an autonomy supportive way...
  4. ncbi request reprint Autonomous regulation and long-term medication adherence in adult outpatients
    G C Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, The Genesee Hospital, New York 14627, USA
    Health Psychol 17:269-76. 1998
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Within-person variation in security of attachment: a self-determination theory perspective on attachment, need fulfillment, and well-being
    J G La Guardia
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 79:367-84. 2000
    ..Relations of both attachment and need satisfaction to well-being were also explored...
  6. ncbi request reprint Presenting the facts about smoking to adolescents: effects of an autonomy-supportive style
    G C Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 153:959-64. 1999
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Supporting autonomy to motivate patients with diabetes for glucose control
    G C Williams
    Department of Medicine, The Genesee Hospital, The University of Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    Diabetes Care 21:1644-51. 1998
    ..e., patient centeredness) from their diabetes care providers related to improved glucose control over a 12-month period...
  8. ncbi request reprint Self-determination theory and the facilitation of intrinsic motivation, social development, and well-being
    R M Ryan
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Am Psychol 55:68-78. 2000
    ..Also considered is the significance of these psychological needs and processes within domains such as health care, education, work, sport, religion, and psychotherapy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Choice and ego-depletion: the moderating role of autonomy
    Arlen C Moller
    Department of Psychology, University of Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:1024-36. 2006
    ..In Experiment 3, the authors found significant mediation by perceived self-determination of the relation between the choice condition (autonomous vs. controlled) and ego-depletion as measured by performance...
  10. ncbi request reprint Testing a self-determination theory intervention for motivating tobacco cessation: supporting autonomy and competence in a clinical trial
    Geoffrey C Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Health Psychol 25:91-101. 2006
    ..The causal role of autonomy support in the internalization of autonomous motivation, perceived competence, and smoking cessation was supported...
  11. ncbi request reprint The antecedents and consequences of autonomous self-regulation for college: a self-determination theory perspective on socialization
    Christopher P Niemiec
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Box 270266, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    J Adolesc 29:761-75. 2006
    ..Thus, perceived need support from parents does seem important for the development of adolescents' autonomous self-regulation and well-being...
  12. ncbi request reprint Promoting glycemic control through diabetes self-management: evaluating a patient activation intervention
    Geoffrey C Williams
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, P O Box 270266, Rochester, NY 14627 0266, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 56:28-34. 2005
    ..However, the activation intervention did not improve glycemic control directly...
  13. pmc Aspiring to physical health: the role of aspirations for physical health in facilitating long-term tobacco abstinence
    Christopher P Niemiec
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 74:250-7. 2009
    ..To assess aspirations for physical health over 18 months. To examine whether maintained importance of aspirations for physical health mediated and/or moderated the effect of an intensive intervention on long-term tobacco abstinence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Avoiding death or engaging life as accounts of meaning and culture: comment on Pyszczynski et al. (2004)
    Richard M Ryan
    Department of Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, USA
    Psychol Bull 130:473-7; discussion 483-8. 2004
    ....
  15. pmc The importance of supporting autonomy and perceived competence in facilitating long-term tobacco abstinence
    Geoffrey C Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, R C Box 270266, Rochester, NY 14627 0266, USA
    Ann Behav Med 37:315-24. 2009
    ..The Public Health Service (PHS) Guideline for Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence (Fiore et al. 2000) recommends supporting autonomy and perceived competence to facilitate tobacco abstinence...
  16. ncbi request reprint Testing a self-determination theory process model for promoting glycemic control through diabetes self-management
    Geoffrey C Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Health Psychol 23:58-66. 2004
    ..Self-management behaviors mediated the relation between change in perceived competence and change in glycemic control. The self-determination process model fit the data well...
  17. ncbi request reprint Health care practitioners' motivation for tobacco-dependence counseling
    Geoffrey C Williams
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Health Educ Res 18:538-53. 2003
    ..In turn, change in perceived autonomy predicted change in time spent counseling and change in use of the AHCPR guidelines...
  18. ncbi request reprint Facilitating autonomous motivation for smoking cessation
    Geoffrey C Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, New York 14627, USA
    Health Psychol 21:40-50. 2002
    ..Perceived competence contributed independent variance to cessation only at 6 months...
  19. ncbi request reprint Self-regulation and the problem of human autonomy: does psychology need choice, self-determination, and will?
    Richard M Ryan
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    J Pers 74:1557-85. 2006
    ..We conclude that there is a universal and cross-developmental value to autonomous regulation when the construct is understood in an exacting way...
  20. doi request reprint Motivational determinants of integrating positive and negative past identities
    Netta Weinstein
    Department of Psychology, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, CO4 3SQ, United Kingdom
    J Pers Soc Psychol 100:527-44. 2011
    ..Integration of both positive and negative past identities predicted indicators of well-being, namely, vitality, meaning, and relatedness satisfaction...
  21. ncbi request reprint On happiness and human potentials: a review of research on hedonic and eudaimonic well-being
    R M Ryan
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 52:141-66. 2001
    ..This review considers research from both perspectives concerning the nature of well-being, its antecedents, and its stability across time and culture...
  22. ncbi request reprint Activating patients for smoking cessation through physician autonomy support
    G C Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, New York, USA
    Med Care 39:813-23. 2001
    ..Test whether physicians' counseling patients for smoking cessation with an autonomy supportive rather than controlling style would increase patients' active involvement in the counseling session and increase maintained abstinence...
  23. ncbi request reprint Self-determination, smoking, diet and health
    Geoffrey C Williams
    Department of Medicine, University of Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Health Educ Res 17:512-21. 2002
    ..Structural equation modeling will test the model for both behaviors within the intervention and usual-care conditions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Medical students' motivation for internal medicine
    G C Williams
    Program for Biopsychosocial Studies, University of Rochester, New York 14627
    J Gen Intern Med 9:327-33. 1994
    ..Instructors who teach in an autonomy-supportive manner enhance students' perceived competence and interest in internal medicine, which increases the likelihood they will select an internal medicine residency...
  25. doi request reprint Adult attachment and psychological well-being in cancer caregivers: the mediational role of spouses' motives for caregiving
    Youngmee Kim
    Behavioral Research Center, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA 30303 1002, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S144-54. 2008
    ..In this study we examined the prediction of caregiver well-being from the relationship qualities specified by attachment theory and from motives specified by self-determination theory...
  26. ncbi request reprint The emotional costs of parents' conditional regard: a self-determination theory analysis
    Avi Assor
    Department of Education, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Pers 72:47-88. 2004
    ..The results suggest that use of conditional regard as a socializing practice can promote enactment of the desired behaviors but does so with significant affective costs...
  27. ncbi request reprint Motivating learning, performance, and persistence: the synergistic effects of intrinsic goal contents and autonomy-supportive contexts
    Maarten Vansteenkiste
    Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Pers Soc Psychol 87:246-60. 2004
    ..Effects were significantly mediated by autonomous motivation...
  28. ncbi request reprint The independent effects of goal contents and motives on well-being: it's both what you pursue and why you pursue it
    Kennon M Sheldon
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 30:475-86. 2004
    ..The pattern emerged in between-person and within-person studies of cross-sectional well-being and also emerged in a year-long study of prospective change in well-being. Implications for prescriptive theories of happiness are discussed...