Effect of a behavioral intervention on dimensions of self-regulation and physical activity among overweight and obese adults with type 2 diabetes: a pilot study.

@article{Silfee2016EffectOA,
  title={Effect of a behavioral intervention on dimensions of self-regulation and physical activity among overweight and obese adults with type 2 diabetes: a pilot study.},
  author={Valerie J Silfee and R. Lingyak Petosa and Devin Laurent and Timothy Schaub and Brian C Focht},
  journal={Psychology, health & medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={21 6},
  pages={
          715-23
        }
}
The purpose of this pilot study was to determine the preliminary effect of a behavioral intervention on the use of self-regulation strategies and moderate-to-vigorous physical activity (MVPA) in overweight and obese adults with type 2 diabetes. 23 individuals recruited from ResearchMatc.org and campus advertisements were randomized into an intervention (n = 12) and control (n = 11) group. The intervention group received a behavioral intervention that used goal setting, time management, and self… CONTINUE READING
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