HaPI Alumni Dr Urska Arnautovska awarded the APS College of Health Psychology Award for Excellent Higher Degree Thesis in Health Psychology 2017 

Congratulations to Dr Urska Arnautovska who was recently awarded the APS College of Health Psychology Award for Excellent Higher Degree Thesis in Health Psychology 2017. Dr Arnautovska’s thesis investigated “Physical Activity in Older Adults: Influences and Intervention Strategies using an Integrative Theory-based Approach” and was supervised by HaPI Research Lab Director Dr Kyra Hamilton and A/Prof Fran O’Callaghan.

 

Associated Publications:

Arnautovska, U., O’Callaghan, F., & Hamilton, K. (2017). Applying the Integrated Behaviour Change model to understanding physical activity among older adults: A qualitative study.  Journal of Sport & Exercise Psychology. Advanced online publication. doi: 10.1123/jsep.2015-0300 (download)

Arnautovska, U., O’Callaghan, F., & Hamilton, K. (2017). Behaviour change techniques to facilitate physical activity in older adults: What and how. Ageing & Society. Advanced online publication. doi: 10.2017/S0144686X17001027

Arnautovska, U., Fleig, L., O’Callaghan, F., & Hamilton, K. (2017). A longitudinal investigation of older adults’ physical activity: Testing an integrated dual-process model. Psychology & Health, 32(2), 166-185doi: 10.1080/08870446.2016.1250273 (download)

Arnautovska, U., O’Callaghan, F., & Hamilton, K. (2017). Older adults’ perceptions of physical activity within the process of ageing. Health Behavior and Policy Research, 4(1), 76-86. doi: 10.14485/HBPR.4.1.9