Publications and Articles

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J. Gale and C.Bills Publications and Articles

Skouteris, H., McPhie, S., Hill. B., McCabe, M., Milgrom, J., Kent, B., Bruce, L., Herring, S., Gale, J., Mihalopoulos, C., Shih, S., Teale, G, & Lachal, J. Evaluating the efficacy of a health coaching intervention to prevent excessive gestational weight gain: A randomised controlled trial. British Journal of Health Psychology (accepted 15th July, 2015).  
Gale, J. (2014). HealthChange® Methodology for patient-centred care and behaviour change support. HealthChange Australia. To purchase a copy click here or download an excerpt.  Excerpt
Gale, J. and Bills, C. (2014). Transforming Practice into Best Practice. InMotion, Australian Physiotherapy Association, May, 30-32. PDF
Gale, J., & Skouteris, H (2013). Health coaching: Facilitating health behaviour change for chronic condition prevention and self-management. In M. Caltabiano & L. Ricciardelli (Eds.), Handbook of Applied Topics in Health Psychology. Wiley-Blackwell Publishers, Brisbane, Australia. Contact author
Hill, B., Skouteris, H., McCabe, M., Milgrom, J., Kent, B., Herring, S., Hartley-Clark, L., Gale, J. (2013). A Conceptual Model of Risk and Protective Factors for Excessive Gestational Weight Gain. Midwifery, 29, 110-114 Link
Bennell, K.L., Egerton, T., Bills. C., Gale, J., Kolt, G.S., Bunker, S.J., Hunter, D.J., Brand, C.A., Forbes, A., Harris, A. and Hinman, R.S. (2012). Addition of telephone coaching to a physiotherapist-delivered physical activity program in people with knee osteoarthritis: A randomised controlled trial protocol. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 13:246 (11 Dec 2012).    Link
Skouteris, H., McCabe, M., Milgron, J., Kent, B., Bruce, L., Mihalopoulos, C., Herring, S., Barnett, M., Patterson, D., Teale, G., & Gale, J. (2012), Protocol of a randomised controlled trial of a specialised health coaching intervention to prevent excessive gestational weight gain and postpartum weight retention in women: the HIPP study. BMC Public Health, 12:78  Link
Gale, J., (2012). A Practical Guide to Health Behaviour Change Using the HCA Approach.  -
Gale, J (2010), Health Coaching Guide for Health Practitioners: Using the HCA model of health coaching, Health Coaching Australia
Gale, J., (2010). The HCA Model: An integrated model of health behaviour change for chronic disease prevention and chronic disease self-management. 
Bills, C (2010), Piloting Patients to Better Outcomes, InMotion Magazine, December 2010
Gale, J. (2007). Health psychology meets coaching psychology in the practice of health coaching. InPsych: The Bulletin of the Australian Psychological Society Ltd, June 2007, pp12-13.

Other Publications and Articles

Howard, C., & Porter, K. (2012). Infiltrating the mainstream: the Queensland experience. Vol 10, No. 2 HIV Australia, published by the Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations, October 2012.
Bunker, S. (2011). A Brief Review of Health Coaching Interventions for People with Chronic Conditions. ADMA Newsletter, Vol 8, Number 2, pp11-12. PDF
Kubina, N., & Kelly, J. (2007). Navigating Self-Management: A practical approach to implementation for Australian health care agencies, Whitehorse Division of General Practice.  PDF