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Title Physical activity and mental health / Angela Clow, Sarah Edmunds, editors
Published Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (301 pages) : illustrations
Contents The relationship between physical activity and mental health / Angela Clow and Sarah Edmunds -- Physical activity guidelines and national population-based actions / Fiona Bull and Adrian Bauman -- Challenges to measuring physical activity in the context of mental health / Natalie Taylor -- Social class relationships in physical activity and mental health / Mark Hamer -- Physical activity and self esteem / Magnus Lindwall and F. Hülya -- Overtraining effects on well being and mental health / John S. Raglin, Gregory Wilson, and Goran Kenttä -- Older adults' physical functioning and mental health / Donald H. Paterson and Juan M. Murias -- The impact of physical activity on mental health in long term conditions / Sarah Edmunds and Angela Clow -- Depression and anxiety / Amanda Daley -- Dementia and Alzheimer's disease / Juan Tortosa Martinez -- Schizophrenia / Guy Faulkner and Paul Gorczynski -- Addictive behaviour / Michael Ussher -- Exercise dependence, eating disorders, and body dysmorphia / Brian Cook and Heather Hausenblas
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Exercise -- Psychological aspects.
Exercise therapy -- Psychology.
Mental illness -- Prevention.
Mental illness -- Treatment.
Mental health.
Exercise -- psychology.
Exercise Therapy -- psychology.
Mental Disorders -- prevention & control.
Mental Disorders -- therapy.
Mental Health.
Form Electronic book
Author Clow, Angela.
Edmunds, Sarah, 1975-
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