International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology

(The median citation count of International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology is 6. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-09-01 to 2023-09-01.)
Risk and protective factors for mental health in elite athletes: a scoping review84
Setting the scientific stage for esports psychology: a systematic review76
The effects of imagery interventions in sports: a meta-analysis47
The effect of sport-based interventions on positive youth development: a systematic review and meta-analysis32
Effects of chronic physical activity on cognition across the lifespan: a systematic meta-review of randomized controlled trials and realist synthesis of contextualized mechanisms31
What do we know about the sporting experiences of gender and sexual minority athletes and coaches? A scoping review29
A systematic mapping review on the use of Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) with athletes28
Solving sport’s ‘relative age’ problem: a systematic review of proposed solutions28
Emotion regulation and motor performance: an integrated review and proposal of the Temporal Influence Model of Emotion Regulation (TIMER)22
Autonomy support in sport and exercise settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis21
Questions and answers about conducting systematic reviews in sport and exercise psychology20
Under-reporting of sport-related concussions by adolescent athletes: a systematic review19
Psychological safety in sport: a systematic review and concept analysis19
The referee's challenge: a threshold process model for decision making in sport games18
A systematic review and meta-analysis of the relationship between flow states and performance17
The application of Goal Setting Theory to goal setting interventions in sport: a systematic review16
Cognitive to physical performance: a conceptual model for the role of motor simulation in performance16
Handling effect size dependency in meta-analysis16
The use of contextual priors and kinematic information during anticipation in sport: toward a Bayesian integration framework15
Grit in sport: a scoping review15
Variance in the valenced response during moderate-to-vigorous physical activity: a review of cognitive and contextual mechanisms15
The nature and culture of nonverbal behavior in sports: theory, methodology, and a review of the literature14
Realist review14
A systematic review of flow interventions in sport and exercise12
Extraversion in sport: a scoping review12
Neural basis of attentional focus during endurance exercise12
Physical activity capability, opportunity, motivation and behavior in youth settings: theoretical framework to guide physical activity leader interventions11
Fear of failure in sport, exercise, and physical activity: a scoping review11
Critical appraisal11
External contexts and movement behaviors in ecological momentary assessment studies: a systematic review and future directions11
Coaching the development and transfer of life skills: a scoping review of facilitative coaching practices in youth sports11
Psychological stress and psychological well-being among sports coaches: a meta-synthesis of the qualitative research evidence10
Beyond heuristics, biases and misperceptions: the biological foundations of momentum (hot hand)10
From simulation to motor execution: a review of the impact of dynamic motor imagery on performance10
EEG correlates of verbal and conscious processing of motor control in sport and human movement: a systematic review9
A scoping review of heart rate variability in sport and exercise psychology9
Introducing postqualitative inquiry in sport and exercise psychology9
Umbrella reviews (systematic review of reviews)9
Psychosocial outcomes of sport participation for middle-aged and older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis8
When an activity is more than just exercise: a scoping review of facilitators and barriers for yoga participation8
The effectiveness of pre-performance routines in sports: a meta-analysis8
Clutch performance in sport and exercise: a systematic review8
Psychological factors involved in adherence to sport injury rehabilitation: a systematic review8
Youth sport dropout according to the Process-Person-Context-Time model: a systematic review8
Scoping reviews and rapid reviews8
Meta-analyzing enhanced expectancies on motor learning: positive effects but methodological concerns7
Conceptualizing and measuring positive youth development in sport: a scoping review7
A systematic review of motivational and attentional variables on children’s fundamental movement skill development: the OPTIMAL theory7
A systematic review of professional identity in sport psychology7
The mental health of student-athletes: a systematic scoping review6
Mapping the scientific structure of positive youth development research in sport6
Physical activity and sense of coherence: a meta-analysis6
Organizational stress and well-being in competitive sport: a systematic review6
Systematic review methods6
The tripartite model of relational efficacy beliefs in sport: a scoping review6
Resilience in sports: a multidisciplinary, dynamic, and personalized perspective6