Testing a self-determination theory intervention for motivating tobacco cessation: supporting autonomy and competence in a clinical trial.

@article{Williams2006TestingAS,
  title={Testing a self-determination theory intervention for motivating tobacco cessation: supporting autonomy and competence in a clinical trial.},
  author={Geoffrey Colin Williams and Holly Mcgregor and Daryl Sharp and Chantal S. L{\'e}vesque and Ruth W Kouides and Richard M. Ryan and Edward L. Deci},
  journal={Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association},
  year={2006},
  volume={25 1},
  pages={
          91-101
        }
}
A longitudinal randomized trial tested the self-determination theory (SDT) intervention and process model of health behavior change for tobacco cessation (N = 1006). Adult smokers were recruited for a study of smokers' health and were assigned to intensive treatment or community care. Participants were relatively poor and undereducated. Intervention patients perceived greater autonomy support and reported greater autonomous and competence motivations than did control patients. They also… CONTINUE READING
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