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Boddy, Lynne, Cuningham, Conor, Fairclough, Stuart, Murphy, MH, Breslin, Gavin, Foweather, Laurence, Rebecca, Dagger and Graves, Lee (2017) Individual calibration of accelerometers in children and their health-related 2 implications. Journal of Sport Sciences, 36 . [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Fitzpatrick, Ben, Brennan, Deirdre, Shannon, Stephen, Rafferty, Ruth, O'Brien, Wesley, Rafferty, Ruth, O'Brien, Wesley, Belton, Sarajane, Chambers, Fiona, Haughey, Tandy, McCullagh, Darryl, Gormley, Richard and Hanna, Donncha (2017) Physical activity, well-being and need satisfaction in eight and nine-year-old children from socio-economic disadvantage. Child Care in Practice, 3 . [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Haughey, Tandy, Donnelly, Paul, Kearney, Ciarán and Prentice, Garry (2017) Promoting Mental Health Awareness in Sport Clubs. Journal of Public Mental Health, 16 (2). [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Shannon, Stephen, Haughey, Tandy, Donnolly, Paul and Leavey, Gerard (2017) A systematic review of interventions to increase awareness of mental health and well-being in athletes, coaches and officials. Systematic Reviews, 1 . [Journal article]

Drake, David and Breslin, Gavin (2017) Developmental activities and the acquisition of perceptual-cognitive expertise in international field hockey players. International Journal of Sports Science & Coaching, 0(0) . pp. 1-7. [Journal article]

Haslett, Damian, Fitzpatrick, Ben and Breslin, Gavin (2017) The psychological influences on participation in Wheelchair Rugby: a social relational model of disability. Acta Universitatis Carolinae: Kinanthropologica, 53 (1). pp. 60-78. [Journal article]

Woods, David, Breslin, Gavin and Hassan, David (2017) A systematic review of the impact of sport-based interventions on the psychological well-being of people in prison. Mental Health and Physical Activity, 12 (27). pp. 50-61. [Journal article]


Cotterill, Stewart, Weston, N and Breslin, Gavin, eds. (2016) Sport and Exercise Psychology: Practitioner Case Studies. 520 pp. Wiley-Blackwell. ISBN 978-1-118-68654-6 [Book (edited)]

Breslin, Gavin, Chambers, Fiona and Brennan, Deirdre (2016) Promoting Physical Activity in Ireland: A Case Study of All Island All Active (AIAA). In: Sport and Exercise Psychology: Practitioner Case Studies. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 301-314. ISBN 9781118686522 [Book section]

Breslin, Gavin, Cunningham, Conor and Murphy, Marie (2016) Physical Activities to improve Children’s Health (PATCH). In: Sport and Exercise Psychology: Practitioner Case Studies. John Wiley & Sons, London, pp. 395-416. ISBN 1118686519 [Book section]

Breslin, Gavin, Shannon, Stephen, Haughey, Tandy and Leavey, Gerard (2016) A Review of Mental Health and Wellbeing Awareness Programmes in Sport. Sport Northern Ireland. 51 pp. [Research report (external)]

Chambers, Fiona,C, Sherry, J, Murphy, O, O'Brien, W,O and Breslin, Gavin (2016) James: Physical Education Teacher. In: Pedagogical Cases: Digital Technologies in Youth Physical Activity, Physical Education & Sport. Routledge, pp. 1-20. ISBN 1111 [Book section]

Cotterill, Stewart, Weston, Neil and Breslin, Gavin (2016) Introduction to Sport and Exercise Psychology. In: Sport and Exercise Psychology: Practitoner Case Studies. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 3-6. ISBN 9781118686522 [Book section]

Drummy, Claire, Murtagh, Elaine, McKee, David, Breslin, Gavin, Davison, Gareth W and Murphy, MH (2016) The effect of a classroomactivity break on physical activity levels andadiposity in primary school children. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, May . pp. 1-5. [Journal article]

Fitzpatrick, Ben, Taggart, Laurence and Breslin, Gavin (2016) Developing a School Based Physical Activity Protocol for those with Intellectual Disability. In: Sport and Exercise Psychology: Practitioner Case Studies. (Eds: Cotterill, Stewart, Weston, Neil and Breslin, Gavin), Wiley Blackwell, 0-520. ISBN 978-1-118-68652-2 [Book section]

Rafferty, Ruth, Breslin, Gavin, Brennan, Deirdre and Hassan, David (2016) A systematic review of school-based physical activity interventions on children’s wellbeing. International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology, Online . pp. 2-16. [Journal article]

Shannon, Stephen, Breslin, Gavin, Fitzpatrick, Ben, Hanna, Donncha and Brennan, Da (2016) Testing the psychometric properties of Kidscreen-27 with Irish children of low socio-economic status. Quality of Life Research . [Journal article]

Woods, David, Meade, Mary Margaret, Mahoney, Craig and Breslin, Gavin (2016) Elite athlete receptivity to sport psychology consulting in Ireland. The Irish Journal of Psychology, Online . pp. 1-17. [Journal article]


Breslin, Gavin, Kearney, Ciaran and Haughey, Tandy (2015) Mental Health and Well-Being in Sport:A Pilot Educational Programme for Clubs. Sport Northern Ireland. 32 pp. [Research report (external)]

Czyz, S.H., Kwon, O.S., Marzec, J, Styrkowiec, P. and Breslin, Gavin (2015) Visual uncertainty influences the extent of an especial skill. Human Movement Science, 44 . pp. 143-149. [Journal article]

Doolan, Katy J, Breslin, Gavin, Hanna, Donncha and Gallagher, Alison (2015) Attentional bias to food-related visual cues: is there a role in obesity? Proceedings of the Nutrition Society, 74 (1). pp. 37-45. [Journal article]


Boddy, Lynne M, Murphy, Marie H, Cunningham, Conor, Breslin, Gavin, Foweather, Lawrence, Gobbi, Rebecca, Graves, Lee E F, Hopkins, Nicola D, Auth, Marcus K H and Stratton, Gareth (2014) Physical Activity, Cardiorespiratory Fitness, and Clustered Cardiometabolic Risk in 10- to 12-year-old School Children: The REACH Y6 Study. American Journal of Human Biology . [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Murphy, Marie, Kremer, John, McClean, Conor and Davison, Gareth (2014) Providing Sport Psychology Support to an Athlete in a Unique, Ultra-Endurance Event. Journal of Sport Psychology in Action, 5 . pp. 59-72. [Journal article]

CASSIDY, T, Cummins, Paul, Breslin, Gavin and Stringer, Maurice (2014) Perceptions of Coach Social Identity and Team Confidence, Motivation and Self-Esteem. Psychology, 05 (10). p. 1175. [Journal article]

Corrie, Sarah, Breslin, Gavin, Woods, David, Kremer, John, Cooke, Yvonne and Clarke, Alison (2014) Worlds Apart or Worlds United? A roundtable discussion at the Northern Ireland Branch of the British Psychological Society’s Annual Conference: A brief report. The Coaching Psychologist, 10 (2). pp. 75-77. [Journal article]

Doolan, Katy J, Breslin, Gavin, Hanna, Donncha, Murphy, Kate and Gallagher, Alison (2014) Body weight status and visual attention to food cues: an eye-tracking study. Obesity, 22 (12). pp. 2501-2507. [Journal article]

Drummy, Claire, Breslin, Gavin, Davison, Gareth, McKee, David and Murphy, Marie (2014) Correlates of Pedometer determined physical activity in 4- 5 year old children. Journal of Sport and Health Research, 6 (1). pp. 75-86. [Journal article]

McMinn, David, Rowe, David, Murtagh, Shemane, Nelson, Norah, Ivan, Cuk, Almir, Atikovic, Mojca, Pecek, Breslin, Gavin, Murtagh, Elaine and Murphy, Marie (2014) Psychosocial factors related to children’s active school travel: A comparison of two European regions. International Journal of Exercise Science, 7 (1). pp. 75-86. [Journal article]

O'Gorman, Janine and Breslin, Gavin (2014) Northern Ireland Branch Annual Conference- Reflections on the Working Group in Sport and Exercise Psychology Session. Sport & Exercise Psychology Review, 10 (3). pp. 105-106. [Journal article]

Tanham, Joe, Murphy, Marie and Breslin, Gavin (2014) Using financial incentives to increase physical activity, weight loss and well being: a randomized control trial. Working Papers in the Health Sciences, 1 (9). pp. 1-5. [Journal article]

Woods, David, Breslin, Gavin, Kremer, John, Cooke, Yvonne, Corrie, Sarah and Clarke, Alison (2014) Worlds apart sport psychology in the workplace. Sport & Exercise Psychology Review, 10 (3). pp. 99-104. [Journal article]


Breslin, Gavin, Liston, Katie/K, Prentice, Garry and McConnell, N C (2013) Making the successful transition to university: psychological predictors of first year sports students' academic performance expectations. Perspectives on Pedagogy and Practice, 4 . pp. 43-56. [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Nevill, Alan, Donnelly, Paul and Murphy, Marie (2013) Socio-demographic and behavioural differences and associations with happiness for those who are in good and poor health. International Journal of Happiness and Development, 1 (2). pp. 142-154. [Journal article]

Czyż, S.H, Breslin, Gavin, Kwon, O, Mazur, M, Kobiałka, K and Pizlo, Z (2013) Especial Skill Effect Across Age and Performance Level: The Nature and Degree of Generalization. Journal of Motor Behavior, 45 (2). pp. 139-152. [Journal article]

Fay, kelley, Breslin, Gavin, Czyz, SH and Pizlo, Z (2013) An especial skill in elite wheelchair basketball players. Human Movement Science, 33 . [Journal article]

Galbraith, Brendan, Breslin, Gavin and Finlay, Dewar (2013) The Convergence of ICT, policy, intermediaries and society to address the next frontier of inclusion, health and ageing. In: ESoCE-Net Industry Forum: People Driven Social Innovation, Rome, Italy. ESoCE-Net. 1 pp. [Conference contribution]

Haughey, Tandy, Breslin, Gavin, Toole, Simon and McKee, Melanie (2013) Developing physical literacy through coach education A Northern Ireland perspective. Journal of Sport Science and Physical Education, 65 . pp. 253-257. [Journal article]

Liston, Katie/K, Breslin, Gavin and McFeely, Roisin (2013) Breaking the Ice: the first year transition to university. Perspectives on Pedagogy and Practice, 4 . pp. 23-42. [Journal article]

McKee, Melanie, Breslin, Gavin, Haughey, Tandy and Donnelly, Paul (2013) Physical Literacy Co-ordinators and Active School Partnerships in Northern Ireland. Journal of Sport Science and Physical Education, 65 . pp. 300-306. [Journal article]

McKee, Melanie, Breslin, Gavin, Haughey, Tandy and Donnelly, Paul (2013) Research Assessing Physical Literacy in Northern Ireland. Journal of Sport Science and Physical Education, 65 . pp. 284-289. [Journal article]

Stöckel, Tino and Breslin, Gavin (2013) The Influence of Visual Contextual Information on the Emergence of the Especial Skill in Basketball. Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 35 . pp. 536-541. [Journal article]


Breslin, Gavin and Brennan, Deirdre (2012) A Healthy Lifestyle Intervention Delivered by Aspiring Physical Education Teachers to Children from Social Disadvantage: Study Protocol and Preliminary Findings. Child Care in Practice, 18 (3). pp. 1-19. [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Brennan, Deirdre, Rafferty, Ruth, Gallagher, Alison and Hanna, Donncha (2012) The effect of a healthy lifestyle programme on 8–9 year olds from social disadvantage. Archives of Disease in Childhood . [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Gossrau-Breen, Diana, McCay, Naomi, Gilmore, Gillian, MacDonald, Lindsay and Hanna, Donncha (2012) Physical Activity, Gender, Weight Status, and Wellbeing in 9- to 11-Year-Old Children: A Cross-Sectional Survey. Journal of Physical Activity and Health, 9 . pp. 394-401. [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Hanna, Donncha, Lowry, Ruth, McKee, David, McMullan, Karen, Haughey, Tandy and Moore, Nicole (2012) An exploratory study of specialist and generalist teachers: predicting self efficacy in delivering primary physical education. Working Papers in Health Sciences, 1 . pp. 1-9. [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Hodges, Nicola, Steenson, Andrew and Williams, A. Mark (2012) Constant or Variable Practice: Recreating the Especial Skill Effect. Acta Psychologica, 140 . pp. 154-157. [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin and McCay, Naomi (2012) Perceived control over physical and mental well-being: The effects of gender, age and social class. Journal of Health Psychology (1-8). [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Murphy, Marie, McKee, David and Delaney, Brian (2012) The effect of teachers trained in a fundamental movement skills programme on children’s self-perceptions and motor competence. European Physical Education Review, 18 (1). pp. 114-126. [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Schmidt, Richard A and Lee, Timothy D (2012) Especial skills: Generality and specificity in motor learning. In: Skill Acquisition in Sport, Research Theory and Practice. Routledge, USA, pp. 337-349. ISBN 978-0-415-60784-1 [Book section]

Murphy, Marie, Breslin, Gavin, Trinick, Tom, McClean, Conor, Moore, William, Duly, Ellie and Davison, Gareth (2012) The biochemical, physiological and psychological consequences of a “1,000 miles in 1,000 hours” walking challenge. European Journal of Applied Physiology, 112 . pp. 781-788. [Journal article]


Brennan, Deirdre and Breslin, Gavin (2011) Promoting Physical Activity in Disadvantaged Groups: Ulster Sports Outreach Sport for LIFE. [Other]

Eaves, Daniel L., Breslin, Gavin, Van Schaik, Paul, Robinson, Emma and Spears, Iain R. (2011) The Short-Term Effects of Real-Time Virtual Reality Feedback on Motor Learning in Dance. Presence, 20 (1). pp. 62-77. [Journal article]


Breslin, Gavin, Hodges, Nicola J, Hanlon, Michael, Kennedy, Rodney and Williams, A, Mark (2010) The 'learned parameters' hypothesis as an explanation of the especial skill effect. In: North American Society for Sport and Physical Activity., Arizona, USA. Human Kinetics Pub Inc. Vol 32 1 pp. [Conference contribution]

Breslin, Gavin, Hodges, Nicola J., Kennedy, Rodney, Hanlon, Michael and Williams, A. Mark (2010) An Especial Skill: Support for a Learned Parameters Hypothesis. Acta Psychologica, 134 (1). pp. 55-60. [Journal article]


Breslin, Gavin, Hodges, Nicola J. and Williams, A. Mark (2009) Effect of Information Load and Time on Observational Learning. RESEARCH QUARTERLY FOR EXERCISE AND SPORT, 80 (3). pp. 480-490. [Journal article]


Hodges, Nicola, Williams, A. Mark, Hayes, Spencer and Breslin, Gavin (2007) What is modelled during observational learning? Journal of Sports Sciences, 25 (5). p. 531. [Journal article]


Breslin, Gavin, Hodges, N, Williams, A, Kremer, J and Curran, W (2006) A comparison of intra- and inter-limb relative motion information in modelling a novel motor skill. Human Movement Science, 25 (6). p. 753. [Journal article]


Breslin, Gavin, Hodges, N, Williams, A, Curran, W and Kremer, J (2005) Modelling relative motion to facilitate intra-limb coordination. Human Movement Science, 24 (3). p. 446. [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Hodges, NJ, Williams, AM, Curran, W and Kremer, J (2005) The role of intra- and interlimb relative motion information in modeling a novel motor skill. JOURNAL OF SPORT & EXERCISE PSYCHOLOGY, 27 (Suppl.). S41. [Journal article]

Hodges, N, Hayes, S, Breslin, Gavin and Williams, A (2005) An Evaluation of the Minimal Constraining Information During Observation For Movement Reproduction. Acta Psychologica, 119 (3). p. 264. [Journal article]


Breslin, Gavin, Curran, W, Kremer, J, Hodges, NJ and Williams, M (2004) The relative effectiveness of using video and point light demonstrations when learning a whole body coordination pattern. JOURNAL OF SPORT & EXERCISE PSYCHOLOGY, 26 (Suppl.). S41. [Journal article]

Breslin, Gavin, Curran, W, Kremer, J,, Hodges, N, J, and Williams, A, M (2004) The relative effectiveness of using video and point light demonstrations when learning a whole body coordination pattern. In: North American Society for Sport and Physical Activity., Vancouver. Human Kinetics. Vol 26 1 pp. [Conference contribution]

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