Physical activity alone and with others as predictors of sense of belonging and mental health in retirees
作者: M. BaileyS. McLaren
作者单位: 1School of Behavioural & Social Sciences & Humanities, University of Ballarat, Australia
刊名: Aging & Mental Health, 2005, Vol.9 (1), pp.82-90
来源数据库: Taylor & Francis Journal
DOI: 10.1080/13607860512331334031
原始语种摘要: A high sense of belonging to the community and physical activity are associated with improved mental health in older people. The present study tested a model incorporating physical activities performed alone and with others as predictors of sense of belonging, depression and suicide ideation. One hundred and ninety four retired adults (87 males, 107 females, mean age 68 years) completed the Yale Physical Activity Survey, the Sense of Belonging Instrument, the Suicide Subscale of the General Health Questionnaire and the Zung Depression Inventory. Within the context of the model, neither participating in physical activities alone, nor with at least one other person, predicted sense of belonging, depression or suicide ideation. Having the abilities and motivation to belong was a predictor of...
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  • sense 方向
  • alone 单独地
  • health 保健
  • physical 物理的
  • mental 精神的
  • ideation 观念作用
  • activity 活度
  • depression 低地
  • associated 相关的
  • participating 参与