Vacc, Nicholas

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Some psychological and physiological effects of aerobic exercise on adult inpatient alcoholics 1985 7 The purpose of this study was to examine the usefulness of aerobic exercise as a treatment intervention with adult Inpatient alcoholics. More specifically, it was hypothesized that regular aerobic exercise would decrease depression and anxiety levels...
Eating attitudes in fourth-, sixth- and eighth-grade females 1988 9 The purpose of this study was two-fold. First, the changes in eating attitudes in pre-adolescent girls were examined. Secondly, variables were studied which might prove helpful in screening females at high risk for developing eating disorders. The Ad...
Comparison of three treatments for stress reduction 1990 9 The purpose of this study was to examine the effectiveness of two hypnosis treatment delivery systems, live-model treatment and videotape treatment, in reducing subjective anxiety. More specifically, it was hypothesized that there would be a differen...
An investigation of personality characteristics and demographic profiles of women and men in management positions 1990 10 The purpose of this study was to investigate the personality characteristics and demographic profiles of women in upper-level management positions and describe how they differed from men in upper-level management positions and women in middle-level m...
Assessing grief, depression, and coping behaviors of women participating in in vitro fertilization embryo transfer 1991 13 The infertile couple invests significant amounts of time, physical and emotional energy, and hope in attempting to conceive. Presently, the rapid development in reproductive technology provides a variety of treatments for infertility. In vitro fertil...
Integrating spirituality and religion into counseling : a guide to competent practice 1994 3 Since the turn of the century, the domain of juvenile delinquency, defined as antisocial or criminal behavior by children or adolescents (Morris, 1980), has been an important area of study. The purpose of the current study was to examine how family r...
Intensity and frequency of children's fears 1995 1 This study investigated how gender, age (8 through 11), ethnicity (African-American and Caucasian), and family income level (low and non-low) impacted the intensity and frequency of children's fears. Elementary students (n=556) from a rural school sy...
The relationship between age and factors that influence the academic success of undergraduate female students 1994 4 This study investigated whether perceptions of undergraduate female students' (a) reasons for attending university, (b) barriers associated with attending university, (c) preferences for student support services, (d) sources of emotional support (i.e...
Extent and structure of treatment of substance abusers in multiservice mental-health agencies : a work behavior analysis 1996 1 This study investigated factors which contribute to the global self-esteem of professional women assumed to be competent. Special interest was directed toward exploration of the extent to which these successful women had high self-efficacy yet low se...
Using instructional videotape to teach couples communication, conflict-resolution, and problem-solving 1996 1 Strong support for the relationship between effective communication and marital satisfaction has been demonstrated by numerous researchers including Boland and Follingstad (1986), Henry (1973), Murphy and Mendelson (1973), Navran (1967), and Satir (1...