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Dr. Lindsay Ross-Stewart

Lindsay Ross-Stewart

Title: Assistant Professor of Psychology
School: Arts & Letters
Academic Department: Psychology
Phone: 814-472-3893
E-mail: lross-stewart@francis.edu
Office Location: 216 Scotus Hall

Education

  • PhD. Psychology - University of North Dakota
  • M.S. Kinesiology - University of North Dakota
  • B.A. Psychology - Mount Allison University

Biography

Teaching & Research

Courses

  • Psyc 101 Introduction to Psychology
  • Psyc 205 Abnormal Psychology
  • Psyc 209 Development Psychology
  • Psyc 321 Sport Psychology
  • ExPh 210 Exercise Psychology

Research Interests

  • Self-efficacy in Sport
  • Imagery use in Sport
  • Sport Performance
Recent Scholarly Activities

Publications

  • Ross-Stewart, L., Short, S.E., Terrance, C.A (2010). A narrative review of the relationships among imagery, exercise, and self-efficacy. Journal of Imagery Research in Sport and Physical Activity, 5, http://www.bepress.com/jirspa/vol5/iss1/art4/
  • Ross-Stewart, L., & Short, S.E. (2009). The frequency and perceived effectiveness of imagery used to build, maintain, and regain confidence. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 21, S34-S47
  • Short, S.E., & Ross-Stewart, L. (2008). A review of self-efficacy based interventions. In S. Mellalieu & S. Hanton (Eds.) Applied Sport Psychology Advances: A Review. London, UK: Routledge.
    Silbernagel, M.S., Short, S.E., & Ross-Stewart, L. (2007). Athletes’ use of exercise imagery during weightlifting. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 21, 1077-1081.
  • Short, S.E., Ross-Stewart, L., & Monsma, E.V. (2006). Onwards with the evolution of imagery research in sport psychology. Athletic Insight, 8. http://www.athleticinsight.com/Vol8Iss3/ImageryResearch.htm
  • Short, S.E., Smiley, M., & Ross-Stewart, L. (2005). The relationship between efficacy beliefs and imagery use in coaches. The Sport Psychologist, 19, 380-394.

Presentations

  • Ross-Stewart, L., Short, S.E., & Terrance, C. (2010).The Effect of a One-Time Imagery Intervention on Self-Efficacy and Exercise Frequency in a Non-Exercising Population. Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP). Providence, RI
  • Short, S.E. & Ross-Stewart, L. (2009). The relationship between exercise imagery and social physique anxiety in college students. Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP). Salt Lake City, Utah
    Ross-Stewart, L., & Short, S.E. (2008). The frequency and direction of images used in exercise settings by exercisers and non-exercisers. Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP). St. Louis, Missouri.
  • Lemaire, J., Short, S.E., & Ross-Stewart, L. (2007). The effect of uniform colour on self and collective efficacy. North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA). San Diego, California.
    Pick, M., Short, S.E., & Ross-Stewart, L. (2007). Coaches perceptions of imagery usefulness and effectiveness and how this effects their encouragement of imagery to their athletes. North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA). San Diego, California.
    Short, S.E., & Ross-Stewart, L. (2006). The effect of imagery modality on MG-M imagery interventions. Association for the Advancement of Applied Sport Psychology (AAASP). Miami, Florida.
  • Ross-Stewart, L.C., Short, S.E., Monsma, E.V. (2006). The relationship between motivation and imagery use in sport. North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA). Denver, Colorado.
  • Ross-Stewart, L., & Short, S.E. (2006). The identification and determination of effectiveness of images for building, maintaining and regaining confidence: The athletes’ perspective. Association for the Advancement of Applied Sport Psychology (AAASP). Miami, Florida.
  • Ross-Stewart, L.C., Short, S.E., & Short, M.W. (2005). Characteristics associated with coaching efficacy. North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA). St. Pete Beach, Florida.
    Short, S.E., Smiley, M., & Ross-Stewart, L. (2005). The relationship between efficacy beliefs and imagery use in coaches. North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA). St. Pete Beach, Florida.
    Short, S.E., Smiley, M., & Ross-Stewart, L. (2005). The relationship between efficacy beliefs and imagery use in coaches. Northern Lights Psychology Conference. Grand Forks, North Dakota.
  • Fischer, R., Short, S.E., & Ross-Stewart, L. (2005). Beyond Frequency: Imagery effectiveness, confidence in using imagery, and imagery ability. North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA). St. Pete Beach, Florida.
  • Short, S.E., Smiley, M., Ross-Stewart, L. (2005). The relationship between imagery use and efficacy beliefs in coaches. North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA). St. Pete Beach, Florida.
  • Short, S.E., Monsma, E.V., Ross-Stewart, L., & Fox, B. (2005). From revolution to evolution: An examination of the Sport Imagery Questionnaire. North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA). St. Pete Beach, Florida.

Guest Reviewer

Journals

  • The Sport Psychologist (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010)
  • Journal of Imagery Research in Sport and Physical Activity (2007, 2008, 2010)
  • International Journal of Coaching Science (2007)

Text Book/Text Book Chapters

  • Lox, C.L., Martin Ginis, K.A., & Petruzzello, S.J. (2010). The Psychology of Exercise: Integrating Theory and Practice. Scottsdale; Arizona. Holcomb Hathaway Publishers.
  • Ch. 7 Eating Disorders. Beidel, C.D., Bulik, C.M., Stanley, M.A. (2009). Abnormal Psychology. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Publishing.
  • Ch. 14 Health Psychology. Beidel, C.D., Bulik, C.M., Stanley, M.A. (2009). Abnormal Psychology. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Publishing.
Professional Memberships
  • North American Society for the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity (NASPSPA)
  • Association for Applied Sport Psychology (AASP)
  • American Psychological Association (APA)
  • APA Division 2 Society for Teaching Psychology
  • APA Division 47 Exercise and Sport Psychology

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