Summary of Evidence

Long-term effects of a control-relevant Intervention with the Institutionalized Aged

Rodin. J., Langer, J. E.(1997) Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Vol 35, No12, 897-902

The association between emotional well-being and the incidence of stroke in older adults

Glenn V. Ostir, Kyriakos S. Markides, M. Kristen Peek, & James S. Goodwin
University of Texas Medical Branch


Published in ?Psychosomatic Medicine?, 63, 210-215, 2001

Positive Affect Predicts Lower Risk of AIDS Mortality

Judith Tedlie Moskowitz
University of California, San Francisco

Published in ?Psychosomatic Medicine?, 65, 620-626, 2003

Emotional Style and Susceptibility to the Common Cold

Sheldon Cohen
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh
William J. Doyle
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Ronald B. Turner
Medical university of South Carolina
Cuneyt M. Alper
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
David P. Skoner
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Published in ?Psychosomatic Medicine?, 65, 652-657, 2003

Leaving high school: The influence and consequences for psychological well-being and career-related confidence

Peter A. Creed, Juanita Muller & Wendy Patton
Griffith University & Queensland University of Technology, Australia


Published in ?Journal of Adolescence?, 26, 295-311, 2003

Evidence for the independence of positive and negative well-being: Implications for quality of life assessment

Felicia A. Huppert & Joyce E. Whittington
Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge

Published in ?British Journal of Health Psychology?, 8, 107-122, 2003

Psychological well-being associated with a physical activity programme for persons over 60 years old

Marcin Krawczynski
University of Physical Education, Gdansk, Poland
Henryk Olszewski
University of Gdansk, Poland

Health habits and psychological well-being among young, middle-aged and older Australian women

Christina Lee
University of Newcastle, Australia

Published in ?British Journal of Health Psychology?, 4, 301-314, 1999

Positive emotions trigger upward spirals toward emotional well-being

Barbara L. Fredrickson University of Michigan
Thomas Joiner Florida State University
Published in ?Psychological Science?, 13, 172-175, 2002

A warm heart and a clear head: The contingent effects of weather on mood and cognition

Matthew C. Keller1, Barbara L. Fredrickson1, Oscar Ybarra, Kareem Johnson, Anne Conway.
Department of Psychology, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
St?phane C?t?.
Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
Joe Mikels
Department of Psychology, Stanford University
Tor Wager
Department of Psychology, Columbia University

Published in ?Psychological Science?, 16 (9), 724-731, 2005

Cardiovascular reactivity and the presence of pets, friends, and spouses: The truth about cats and dogs

Karen Allen, Jim Blascovich, and Wendy B. Mendes
State University of New York at Buffalo

Published in ?Psychosomatic Medicine?, 64, 727-739, 2002

AIDS diagnosis and depression in the Multicenter AIDS cohort study: The ameliorating impact of pet ownership

J. M. Siegel,
University of California
F. J. Angulo R. Detels,
School of Medicine, Northwestern University
J. Wesch, _ & A. Mullen
Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Baltimore

Published in ?Aids Care?, 11 (2), 157-170, 1999

Physical exercise and psychological well-being: A population study in Finland

Peter Hassm?n
Department of Psychology, Stockholm University
Nathalie Koivula
Stockholm University College of Physical Education
Antti Uutela
National Public Health Institute


Published in ?Preventive Medicine?, 30, 17-25, 2000

Exercise treatment for major depression: Maintenance of therapeutic benefit at 10 months

Michael Babyak, James A. Blumenthal, Steve Herman, Parinda Khatri, Murali Doraiswamy, Kathleen Moore, W. Edward Craighead, Teri T. Baldewicz, and K. Ranga Krishnan
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina


Published in ?Psychosomatic Medicine?, 62, 633-638, 2000

Physical activity reduces the risk of subsequent depression for older adults

William J. Strawbridge
Public Health Institute, Berkeley, California
St?phane Deleger
University of Texas
Robert E. Roberts_, & George A. Kaplan_
University of Michigan

Published in ?American Journal of Epidemiology?, 156 (4), 328-334, 2002

Physical exercise and psychological well-being: A population study in Finland

Peter Hassm?n
Department of Psychology, Stockholm University
Nathalie Koivula
Stockholm University College of Physical Education
Antti Uutela
National Public Health Institute


Published in ?Preventive Medicine?, 30, 17-25, 2000

A view through a window may influence recovery from surgery

Roger S. Ulrich (1983). Science Vol 214.