Please submit this to Canvas by May 3rd by 11:59 pm as a video file (mp4 or MOV). Do NOT submit as a PowerPoint presentation only. If submitted as a PowerPoint without voiceover and automatic transition, a 50% grade reduction will be applied.
Instructions: The purpose of the presentations is for you to develop and demonstrate your communicational skills. You will provide a video presentation through PowerPoint on four (4) of the six (6) research articles from your Article Matrix assignment. The length of this presentation is 8-10 minutes. No shorter than 8 minutes and no longer than 10 minutes. This presentation will contain an overall background of the topic, explaining the subjects, methods of the study (be detailed), results, and conclusion from the authors from the four (4) research articles from your Article matrix assignment. Tables and figures should be presented. Additionally, tables and figures should be explained physiologically. When providing a table/figure in your presentation, you must cite the table/figure. Please follow the directions on “Steps on How to Record your PowerPoint Presentation”. This provides steps to convert your PowerPoint into a video with audio. Below is an example guide for your PowerPoint presentation and the grading rubric.
Example PowerPoint Outline
I. Background of Topic
a. What is it?
c. What/Who is it often used for? Recommendations?
d. Dosing, Timing, etc.
II. Literature Review
a. Methods of the research articles (e.g., population, exercise interventions, testing measurements)
b. Results of the study (Figures and Tables) Explain the results physiologically
c. What the authors concluded of the study
a. Recap of the literature presented
b. Positive/Negative benefits
c. Take Home Message
IV. Full list of references at the end of the PowerPoint
Things to consider: References of author and year in bottom corner when posting table/figure
Background subtopics may differ based on literature of topic.
1- Perceptions of hatha yoga amongst persistently depressed individuals enrolled in a trial of yoga for depression
Uebelacker, L. A., Kraines, M., Broughton, M. K., Tremont, G., Gillette, L. T., Epstein-Lubow, G., Abrantes, A. M., Battle, C., & Miller, I. W. (2017). Perceptions of hatha yoga amongst persistently depressed individuals enrolled in a trial of yoga for depression. Complementary therapies in medicine, 34, 149–155. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ctim.2017.06.008
2- Yoga and massage therapy reduce prenatal depression and prematurity
Field, T., Diego, M., Hernandez-Reif, M., Medina, L., Delgado, J., & Hernandez, A. (2012). Yoga and massage therapy reduce prenatal depression and prematurity. Journal of bodywork and movement therapies, 16(2), 204–209. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jbmt.2011.08.002
3- Treating major depression with yoga: A prospective, randomized, controlled pilot trial
Prathikanti, S., Rivera, R., Cochran, A., Tungol, J. G., Fayazmanesh, N., & Weinmann, E. (2017). Treating major depression with yoga: A prospective, randomized, controlled pilot trial. PloS one, 12(3), e0173869. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0173869
4- Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder with Iyengar Yoga and Coherent Breathing: A Randomized Controlled Dosing Study
Streeter, C. C., Gerbarg, P. L., Whitfield, T. H., Owen, L., Johnston, J., Silveri, M. M., Gensler, M., Faulkner, C. L., Mann, C., Wixted, M., Hernon, A. M., Nyer, M. B., Brown, E. R., & Jensen, J. E. (2017). Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder with Iyengar Yoga and Coherent Breathing: A Randomized Controlled Dosing Study. Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.), 23(3), 201–207. https://doi.org/10.1089/acm.2016.0140
5-Thalamic Gamma Aminobutyric Acid Level Changes in Major Depressive Disorder After a 12-Week Iyengar Yoga and Coherent Breathing Intervention
Streeter CC, Gerbarg PL, Brown RP, Scott TM, Nielsen GH, Owen L, Sakai O, Sneider JT, Nyer MB, Silveri MM. Thalamic Gamma Aminobutyric Acid Level Changes in Major Depressive Disorder After a 12-Week Iyengar Yoga and Coherent Breathing Intervention. J Altern Complement Med. 2020 Mar;26(3):190-197. doi: 10.1089/acm.2019.0234. Epub 2020 Jan 14. PMID: 31934793; PMCID: PMC7074898.
Effect of the Information Support Method Combined with Yoga Exercise on the Depression, Anxiety, and Sleep Quality of Menopausal Women
Lu, X., Liu, L., & Yuan, R. (2020). Effect of the Information Support Method Combined with Yoga Exercise on the Depression, Anxiety, and Sleep Quality of Menopausal Women. Psychiatria Danubina, 32(3-4), 380–388. https://doi.org/10.24869/psyd.2020.380