ACSM's Behavioral Aspects of Physical Activity and Exercise
List price: $54.00
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee
If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.
Learn more about our returns policy
Description: ACSM's Behavioral Aspects of Physical Activity and Exercise cover the fundamentals of exercise psychology in a practical way. This book address the growing realization within the the exercise science community that exercise is only effective when the client or patient adheres to the exercise program. This book explores issues surrounding exercise adherence with a practical bent toward helping professionals support their clients.It provides step-by-step information designed to equip the health and fitness professional to understand and address their clients adherence or lack of adherence to an exercise plan. Scenarios throughout the book make the material more applicable for professional and students. Written by a leading authority in the area of exercise, the Amercian College of Sports Medicine, the book emphasizes research and evidence throughout the text. Additionally, the book offers a strong suite of ancillaries, including a text bank, image bank, and Powerpoints designed to aid professors in course preparation.
Rush Rewards U
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Limited time offer:
Get the first one free!
All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $54.00
Copyright year: 2014
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 10/1/2013
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.75" long x 0.75" tall
|Why Do People Change Physical Activity Behavior?|
|Assessing Your Client's Physical Activity Behavior, Motivation, and Individual Resources|
|Building Skills to Promote Physical Activity|
|Building Motivation: How Ready Are You?|
|Communication Skills to Elicit Physical Activity Behavior Change: How to Talk to the Client|
|How to Deliver Physical Activity Messages|
|Influencing Policy and Environments to Promote Physical Activity Behavior Change|
|Promoting Physical Activity Behavior Change: Population Considerations|
|Evaluating Physical Activity Behavior Change Programs and Practices|
|Professional Practice and Practical Tips for the Application of Behavioral Strategies for the Physical Activity Practitioner|