|Placebo Expectancies as a Mechanism in the Psychological and Physiological Benefits of Physical Exercise
||The present research is designed to examine the potential role of the placebo effect in the benefits of physical exercise. To this end, 64 healthy non-exercising young adults were randomly assigned to a positive expectancy, negative expectancy, or no...
|Effects of Aerobic Exercise on Carbon Dioxide Reactivity among Individuals with High Anxiety Sensitivity
||Anxiety sensitivity, or the fear of anxiety and anxiety-related sensations, is a risk factor for the development and maintenance of panic attacks and anxiety disorders. Aerobic exercise has been shown to be effective in reducing high anxiety sensitiv...
|Confirmatory Factor Analysis of the Anxiety Sensitivity Index-3
||Anxiety sensitivity, or the fear of anxiety and related physiological sensations, has been found to amplify fears and operates as a risk factor for anxiety and related pathology. Factor analytic research of the original version of the Anxiety Sensiti...
|Non-Suicidal Self-Injury and Suicidal Self-Injury: A Taxometric Investigation
||Debate exists within the literature regarding whether self-injurious behavior (SIB) is most accurately conceptualized as a dimensional or categorical construct. Some researchers have proposed that two distinct forms of SIB s exist, suicidal self-inj...
|The Latent Structure of Social Anxiety Disorder: A Taxometric Analysis
||Debate exists regarding whether social anxiety is most accurately conceptualized as a categorical or dimensional phenomenon, and existing taxometric research has generated equivocal evidence. Further, researchers have yet to examine the latent struct...
|Anxiety Sensitivity and Risk-Taking Behaviors
||Negative affective states (e.g., anxiety) can have a significant impact on risk- perception and risk-taking behaviors. High trait anxiety has been linked with risk-avoidant decision-making, though little is known regarding the specific facets of anxi...
|The Effects of Aerobic Versus Anaerobic Exercise on Anxiety Sensitivity
||Anxiety sensitivity (AS) is a risk factor for the development and maintenance of anxiety disorders. Research has demonstrated that regular physical exercise can have salubrious effects on a variety of physical and mental health outcomes, including de...
|Anxiety Sensativity Mediates The Relationship Between Exercise Frequency And Anxiety
||The anxiolytic effects of regular exercise have been well documented, though the mechanisms through which exercise leads to reductions in anxiety remain unclear. In recent years, there has also been mounting research indicating that exercise reduces ...