International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology

(The median citation count of International Review of Sport and Exercise Psychology is 7. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-06-01 to 2024-06-01.)
The effects of imagery interventions in sports: a meta-analysis79
The effect of sport-based interventions on positive youth development: a systematic review and meta-analysis51
Effects of chronic physical activity on cognition across the lifespan: a systematic meta-review of randomized controlled trials and realist synthesis of contextualized mechanisms42
Realist review37
Autonomy support in sport and exercise settings: a systematic review and meta-analysis36
Psychological safety in sport: a systematic review and concept analysis33
Critical appraisal30
A systematic mapping review on the use of Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) with athletes30
The application of Goal Setting Theory to goal setting interventions in sport: a systematic review28
A scoping review of heart rate variability in sport and exercise psychology26
Grit in sport: a scoping review25
Handling effect size dependency in meta-analysis24
The referee's challenge: a threshold process model for decision making in sport games24
Under-reporting of sport-related concussions by adolescent athletes: a systematic review24
The use of contextual priors and kinematic information during anticipation in sport: toward a Bayesian integration framework23
Resilience in sports: a multidisciplinary, dynamic, and personalized perspective22
Psychological stress and psychological well-being among sports coaches: a meta-synthesis of the qualitative research evidence21
The mental health of student-athletes: a systematic scoping review21
A systematic review and meta-analysis of the relationship between flow states and performance21
Umbrella reviews (systematic review of reviews)19
Scoping reviews and rapid reviews19
The nature and culture of nonverbal behavior in sports: theory, methodology, and a review of the literature17
Coaching the development and transfer of life skills: a scoping review of facilitative coaching practices in youth sports17
Extraversion in sport: a scoping review16
Evidence of gender imbalance across samples in sport and exercise psychology16
When is knowledge of performance (KP) superior to knowledge of results (KR) in promoting motor skill learning? A systematic review15
External contexts and movement behaviors in ecological momentary assessment studies: a systematic review and future directions15
From simulation to motor execution: a review of the impact of dynamic motor imagery on performance15
Variance in the valenced response during moderate-to-vigorous physical activity: a review of cognitive and contextual mechanisms15
Physical activity capability, opportunity, motivation and behavior in youth settings: theoretical framework to guide physical activity leader interventions14
A systematic review of motivational and attentional variables on children’s fundamental movement skill development: the OPTIMAL theory14
A systematic review of flow interventions in sport and exercise14
Talent development environments within sports: a scoping review examining functional and dysfunctional environmental features14
Fear of failure in sport, exercise, and physical activity: a scoping review14
Conceptualizing and measuring positive youth development in sport: a scoping review13
Clutch performance in sport and exercise: a systematic review13
Self-compassion in sport: a scoping review13
Organizational stress and well-being in competitive sport: a systematic review13
Youth sport dropout according to the Process-Person-Context-Time model: a systematic review12
Enhancing parental support through parent-education programs in youth sport: a systematic review12
Citation network analysis12
The performance and psychological effects of goal setting in sport: A systematic review and meta-analysis12
EEG correlates of verbal and conscious processing of motor control in sport and human movement: a systematic review12
The parental experience in youth sport: a systematic review and qualitative meta-study*11
Mental health interventions in non-elite sport: a systematic review and meta-analysis11
Beyond heuristics, biases and misperceptions: the biological foundations of momentum (hot hand)10
Psychosocial outcomes of sport participation for middle-aged and older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis10
Systematic review methods10
The effects of fatigue on perceptual-cognitive performance among open-skill sport athletes: A scoping review9
Introducing postqualitative inquiry in sport and exercise psychology9
Grounded theory9
Meta-analyzing enhanced expectancies on motor learning: positive effects but methodological concerns9
Acute effects of exercise engagement on neurocognitive function: a systematic review and meta-analysis on P3 amplitude and latency9
The relationship between self-talk and affective processes in sports: a scoping review8
A systematic review of the factors associated with athlete burnout in team sports8
The effectiveness of pre-performance routines in sports: a meta-analysis8
Ramadan observance is associated with higher fatigue and lower vigor in athletes: a systematic review and meta-analysis with meta-regression8
A systematic review of professional identity in sport psychology8
Mapping the scientific structure of positive youth development research in sport8
Moving in the presence of others – a systematic review and meta-analysis on social facilitation8
A meta-analysis on immediate effects of attentional focus on motor tasks performance7
A systematic scoping review of athlete mental health within competitive sport: interventions, recommendations, and policy7
Physical activity and sense of coherence: a meta-analysis7
The effectiveness of stress regulation interventions with athletes: A systematic review and multilevel meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials7
Psychological readiness to return to sport following injury: a state-of-the-art review7
The tripartite model of relational efficacy beliefs in sport: a scoping review7
When an activity is more than just exercise: a scoping review of facilitators and barriers for yoga participation7
The mechanisms underpinning the effects of self-control exertion on subsequent physical performance: a meta-analysis7