Journal article

Linking green micro-breaks with mood and performance: Mediating roles of coherence and effort

Kate E Lee, Leisa D Sargent, Nicholas SG Williams, Kathryn JH Williams

Journal of Environmental Psychology | ACADEMIC PRESS LTD- ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2018


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

We are grateful to the anonymous reviewers for their comments, to the Green Infrastructure Research Group for providing initial feedback on the study, to John Delpratt for providing horticultural advice, and to the Burnley nursery staff Nick Osborne, Sascha Andrusiak, Glenys Rose, Ben Kawa, and Shaun Bowman, and Burnley PhD students for assisting with growing and constructing the green roof. We would also like to thank Phil Harris, Amy Corman, Alison Banford and Denise Simon for assisting with participant recruitment, and Morag Rees, Fiona Ross, Alexa Carmody, and University Services for facilitating access to the study site. This work was supported by funding from the Frank Keenan Trust; the Nursery & Garden Industry Australia through the Nursery Industry Levy and the Commonwealth Government via Horticulture Innovation Australia Limited; and partly supported by an Australian Research Council Linkage Grant LP0990704 with Melbourne Water, Department of Environment, Land, Water & Planning, City of Melbourne, and Committee for Melbourne. KL was generously supported by the Cybec Foundation through the Cassandra McLean Memorial Scholarship.