Kin 352 lecture notes feb 3

Kin 352 lecture notes feb 3 - K in 352 ~ Feb 3, 2011...

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Kin 352 ~ Feb 3, 2011 Support behavior: might have people to give support, but how often? Frequency of occurrence. People may be interested in size of support network, or quality of support, each of these will make a difference in which approached we refer to. Intention to be physical active: lots of research about intention to be physically active. (Adherence behavior) o Family has moderate effect on this (.49) and important others is slightly lower (.44). o Meta analysis- studies combined together Social support increases a person’s self efficacy for PA because: o Accountability o SS doesn’t ALWAYS increase self efficacy. o Efficacy to overcome barriers was related only to reassurance of worth. If athlete feels better about what they’re doing and they’re noticed and appreciated, they will overcome barriers. Attitude o SS from important others seems to be even more important than family support. This may be due to the fact that SS from non family members tends to be less frequent and selective and may be perceived as more
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