Presentations

Recent presentations from Ball State Sport and Exercise Psychology:  

Student (current and past) and Faculty names are in Bold  

Blom, L. C., Hilliard, R. C., Van Zee, A., & Judge, L. W. (2014, November). Sport for development and peace: Knowledge of and application by youth sport directors. Abstract accepted for presentation at the North American Society for Sport Sociology annual conference, Portland, OR.    

Leitzelar, B., Razon, S., Heller, I., Deiringer, S. & Book, C. (2014, October). Effects of a supportive audience on performance of a handgrip squeezing task. Poster scheduled for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP), Las Vegas, NV.

Razon, S., Lebeau, J., Akpan, A., Foster, B., Mason J., & Tenenbaum, G. (2014, October) Exercise improves cognition. How to get the best out of it? Paper scheduled for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP), Las Vegas, NV.  

Basevitch, I., Filho, E., Razon, S., Boiangin, N., & Tenenbaum, G. (2014, October) Game reading skills in soccer. Poster scheduled for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP), Las Vegas, NV.  

Blom, L. C. (2014, Aug). Relationships through sport: Reducing social distances or promoting social inclusion? Paper from Symposium Sport-based Interventions for Peace-Building and Social   Inclusion, presented at the American Psychological Association convention, Washington DC. 

Karageorghis, C.I., Ekkekakis, P., Hutchinson, J.C., & Razon, S. (2014, June) Got my mind set on you. Symposium presented at the Annual Meeting of the North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA), Minneapolis, MN.  

Lebeau, J., Razon, S., Akpan, A., Foster, B., &Tenenbaum, G. (2014, June) Acute effects of a physical activity bout on cognitive function in adults. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA), Minneapolis, MN.

Ladwig, M. A. & Razon, S. (2014, June). The Psychological Effects of a Pre-workout Warm-up. Research poster presented at the annual conference of the North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA). Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Blom, L. C., Akpan, A., Lape, J., & Foster, B. (2014, April).  Building Bridges between Sport Parents and Coaches: A Focus-Group Study. Research presented at the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance national convention, St. Louis, MO.

Austin K., Harris T., Holtzclaw K., Tracy D. (2014, April) Spending Top Dollar: Western Kentucky Pays Up to Move to the FBS. College Sport Research Institute Conference.

Usdowski, R., Collins, J., & Hilliard, R. (2014, March). Caring for the chronically mentally ill: A counseling perspective. Presentation at the Indiana Counseling Association annual conference, Winona Lake, IN.  

Wanless E. A., Judge L.W., Dieringer S., Holtzclaw K., Petersen J., & Hindawi O. S. (2014). Creating ADA Accessible Collegiate Golf Facilities: The Impact of the New 2010 Standards.  

Leitzelar, B. (2014, February). "Effects of a supportive audience on performance of a hand grip squeezing task in adults." Research presentation at 24th annual Midwest Sport and Psychology Symposium.  

Ladwig, M. A. & Razon, S. (2014, February). Does a Pre-workout Warm-up Facilitate Performance On a Concentration Task? Research proposal presented at the annual Midwest Sport and Exercise Psychology Symposium (MSEPS). Bowling Green University, Bowling Green, Ohio.

Blom, L. C.
, Judge, L. W., Gerstein, L. H., Pierce, D., & Sink, A. (2013, October). Soccer for social change: The results of a cultural exchange with Jordanian coaches. Research presented at the Association of Applied Sport Psychology Conference, New Orleans, LA. 

Pasquini , E., Drumright, W., Stonecypher, J.,Blom, L. C. (2013, October). Graduate study in sport and exercise psychology: Lessons learned from the student perspective. Research presented at the Association of Applied Sport Psychology Conference, New Orleans, LA. 

McGary, S., & Kellogg, J. (2013, October). Experience in sport performance, the practice of imagery and the effect of both on performance anxiety. Research presented at the annual Association for Applied Sport Psychology Conference, New Orleans, LA.  

Hilliard Jr., R., Brewer, B., Cornelius, A., & Van Raalte, J. (2013, October). Personality predictors of adherence to clinic-based rehabilitation following ACL reconstruction. Research presented at the annual conference for the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, New Orleans, LA.  

Lebeau, J, C., Filho, E., Basevitch, I., Razon, S., & Tenenbaum, G. (2013, October). Consulting Across the Lifespan: Lessons Learned from Applied Experiences. Research presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, New Orleans, LA. 

Razon, S., Jeffrey, K., & Tenenbaum, G. (2013, October). Exercise improves mental health and physical well-being in fibromyalgia patients: How to get the patients moving? Research presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Applied Sport Psychology, New Orleans, LA. 

Blom, L. C., & Gerstein, L. H., (2013, August). Symposium: Sport for Peace Programs with U.S. and International Youth and Adults. Research paper presented at the American Psychological Association Convention, Honolulu, HI.

Razon S.,  Filho, E., Boiangin, N.,Guiterrez, O., Braun, R., Arsal, G.,& Tenenbaum, G. (2013, June). The effect of olfactory ovulation cues on attention allocation and perception of exertion. Research presented at the Annual Meeting of the North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity, New Orleans, LA. 

Razon, S., Jeffrey, K., Basevitch, I., & Tenenbaum, G. (2013, June). The effect of sensory stimuli and imagery on cognitive processes during physical effort. Research presented at the Annual Meeting of the North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity, New Orleans, LA. 

Jeffrey, K., & Razon S. (2013, June). The psychology of “weird” sports. Research presented at the Annual Meeting of the North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity, New Orleans, LA. 

Razon S., Basevitch, I., Filho, E., Boiangin, N.,Guiterrez, O., Braun, R., Arsal, G.,& Tenenbaum, G. (2013, May). The effect of olfactory ovulation cues on attention and perceived effort during an exertive task. Research presented at the Annual Meeting of the American College of Sport Medicine (ACSM), Indianapolis, IN. 

Johnson, J. E., Judge, L. W., Lee, D., Blom, L. C., Wanless, E., & Ridley, M. J. (2013, May). The impact of FBS coaching changes from 2003-2011. Research presented at North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Austin, TX. 

Razon S., Tokac U, & Tenenbaum, G. (2013, May). Mental imagery may facilitate attention, increase lactic acid concentration during exercise behavior. Research presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Psychological Science (APS), Washington, D.C. 

Camus, Z. & Blom, L. C. (2013, May). Relationships among birth order, goal orientation, and achievement motivation. Research presented at the European Federation of Sport Psychology conference, Paris, France.

Blom, L. C., Gerstein, L., Judge, L. W. & Pierce, D. A. (2013, April). Soccer for Peace and Understanding program: Evaluation of coaching workshops. Research presented at the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance, Charlotte, NC. 

Cooper, J. Blom, L. C. (2013, April). Sport for Peace in Ecuador, Jordan, and Muncie. Research presented at the Cohen Peace Conference, Muncie, IN. 

Kaiser, E., (2013, April). My educational journey as a Paralympic wheelchair tennis athlete at the 2012 London Games: A preliminary autoethnography. Research presented at the International Society for Educational Biography conference, San Antonio, TX. 

Razon S., & Tenenbaum, G. (2013, April). The effects of imagery on exerted pain perceptions, attention allocation, and task adherence in women with fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS). Research presented at the Annual Meeting of the Northeast Atlantic Sport Psychology Conference, Philadelphia, PA. 

Carter, L., & Razon, S. (2013, April). Perspectives on the dissertation: Survivors’ reflections on the pain, honor, and glory. Research presented at the Annual Meeting of the Northeast Atlantic Sport Psychology Conference, Philadelphia, PA. 

Pasquini, E. & Razon, S. (2012, December). Effects of olfactory stimuli for increasing exercise behaviors. Research presented at the Chicago Sport Psychology Network Symposium, Chicago, IL. 

Visek, A., Blom, L. C.Harris, B. (2012, October). Doing assessment in youth sport: A science - practice synthesis of approaches and tools. Research presented at the Association of Applied Sport Psychology conference, Atlanta, GA. 

Blom, L. C., Gerstein, L., Bastin, C., Mastronianni, E., Whitmore, A. (2012, August). Implementation of a Sport for Peace after school leadership program. Research presented at the American Psychological Association conference, Orlando, FL. 

Bastin, C. D., Flippin, K. J., Woodward, S. C., Kirkpatrick, K. E.,Blom, L. C. (2011, November). The effects of task difficulty on group cohesion for students in fitness activity classes. Research presented at Indiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance conference, Indianapolis, IN. 

Blom, L. C., Bastin, C. D., Trejo, B., Flippin, K. J., & Pasquini, E. (2011, November). Sport for peace leadership program: Funded by IAHPERD mini grant. Preliminary research presented at the Indiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance conference, Indianapolis, IN. 

Flippin, K. J. (2011, October). College women’s perceptions of strength training in a fitness center. Research project presented at the First National Conference on Girls and Women in Sport and Physical Activity, Greensborough, NC. 

Blom, L. C. (2011, September). A qualitative investigation of female head coaches’ experiences in working with male athletes and working within youth sports environments: Ethical challenges and solutions for sport psychology practitioners. Paper presented at the Association for Applied Sport Psychology National Conference, Honolulu, HI. 

Flippin, K. J., Bell, R. J. & Holden, J.E. (2011, September). The transfer of pre-putting routines from practice to competition. Paper presented at the Association for Applied Sport Psychology National Conference, Honolulu, HI. 

Blom, L. C. , Lape, J., Kirkpatrick, K., Borlee, C. S.,Halbrook, M. (2010, October). A review of research on spectator comments at youth sporting events. Paper presented at the Association for Applied Sport Psychology conference, Providence, RI. 

Borlee, C. S. (2010, March). On track to motivate: Teaching self-determination. Presentation at Indiana Coaches of Girls Sports Association, Indianapolis, IN. 

Appleby, K. M., Carr, C., Mullins, D., Griffiths, L., Christensen, B., Scornienchi, J., Cook, A., DeLion, J., & Bastin, C. (2010, March). The many faces of sport psychology. Paper presented at IUPUI Sport Psychology Symposium, Indianapolis, IN. 

Lape, J. (2010, February). Depression, anxiety, and physical activity in previously homeless adolescents. Proposal presented at the Association for Applied Sport Psychology Midwest Regional Conference, Muncie, IN. 

Nahlik, R. & DeLion, J. (2010, February). Roles of musicians in a folk group: A case study. Paper presented at the Association for Applied Sport Psychology Midwest Regional Conference, Muncie, IN.