Individual Quality of Life
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[Feb 12 2017]
Guide and Scout Participation, Childhood Social Position and Mental Health at Age 50
Youth programmes that support resilience and social mobility through developing the potential for self-reliance and collaboration in natural environments may be protective of mental health in...
[Dec 14 2015]
Quality of Life Differences across Commuting Models
The study revealed higher self-reported quality of life and health satisfaction in bicycle commuters compared with all other travel mode users (public transport, car users, and walkers).
[Oct 19 2015]
Organized Sports and Quality of Life in People With Neurologic Disabilities
Adults with a spinal cord injury who engaged in organized sports reported decreased depression and anxiety, increased life satisfaction, and increased opportunity for gainful employment compared...
[Jul 21 2015]
Connecting Canadians with Nature
Research confirms that deepening our relationship with the natural world has tremendous personal benefits that ripple positively out to every facet of society.
[Apr 21 2015]
Social Impacts of Culture and Sport
The review concludes that existing evidence demonstrates a diverse range of social benefits are derived from engagement with sport and culture, both for society generally and when used within...
[Mar 28 2015]
Impact of Sports and Recreation Participation on Psychosocial Outcomes in Disabled Veterans
Participation in adaptive sports, exercise, and recreation has a positive influence on self-esteem and quality-of-life in individuals with disabilities.
[Nov 14 2014]
The Psychosocial Benefits of Participation in Sport for Children and Youth
Team sport is associated with improved health outcomes compared to individual physical activities, due to the social nature of the participation.
[Oct 21 2014]
Beyond Blue to Green
The report reviews existing Australian and international literature on the links between mental health and well-being and contact with nature.
[May 31 2014]
Health Benefits of Non-Motorized Outdoor Recreation
There is strong evidence indicating that outdoor recreation as well as simply being present in a natural setting improve physical health.
[May 21 2014]
Validating a customer well-being index related to natural wildlife tourism
The positive influence on travel outcomes (length of stay, number of visits, and total expenses) as it applies to natural wildlife tourism validates the related customer well-being (CWB) index.
[May 07 2014]
The Social Benefits of Sport
Sport improves physical and mental health and reduces health care costs. It also reduces anti-social behaviour.
[May 07 2014]
The Canadian Summer Camp Research Project
Camp programs help kids in five key areas of development, including social integration and citizenship, environmental awareness, attitudes towards physical activity, emotional intelligence, and...