Ellen Moens

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Unfavourable family characteristics and their associations with childhood obesity: a cross-sectional study
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 17:315-23. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Observation of parental functioning at mealtime using a sibling design
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Appetite 68:132-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Training parents of overweight children in parenting skills: a 12-month evaluation
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Behav Cogn Psychother 40:1-18. 2012
  4. doi request reprint An 8-year follow-up of treated obese children: children's, process and parental predictors of successful outcome
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Behav Res Ther 48:626-33. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of disinhibited eating in children with and without overweight
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, Ghent, Belgium
    Behav Res Ther 45:1357-68. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Observation of family functioning at mealtime: a comparison between families of children with and without overweight
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:52-63. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Differences in eating style between overweight and normal-weight youngsters
    Caroline Braet
    Department of Developmental, Personality, and Social Psychology, Ghent University, and Children s Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Health Psychol 13:733-43. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Subtyping children and adolescents who are overweight based on eating pathology and psychopathology
    Caroline Braet
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:279-86. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Inpatient treatment for children with obesity: weight loss, psychological well-being, and eating behavior
    Caroline Braet
    Ghent University, Belgium
    J Pediatr Psychol 29:519-29. 2004
  10. doi request reprint How is reward sensitivity related to bodyweight in children?
    Sandra Verbeken
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Appetite 58:478-83. 2012

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Unfavourable family characteristics and their associations with childhood obesity: a cross-sectional study
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 17:315-23. 2009
    ..This cross-sectional study explores the influence of multiple familial factors on children's weight status and the interaction between parenting stress and unfavourable family characteristics...
  2. doi request reprint Observation of parental functioning at mealtime using a sibling design
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Appetite 68:132-8. 2013
    ..This pleads for more tailor-made guidelines when advising parents of children with eating- and weight problems...
  3. doi request reprint Training parents of overweight children in parenting skills: a 12-month evaluation
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Behav Cogn Psychother 40:1-18. 2012
    ..However, there is little consensus on the format, and next to weight outcomes behavioural outcomes also merit more attention when assessing program effectiveness...
  4. doi request reprint An 8-year follow-up of treated obese children: children's, process and parental predictors of successful outcome
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Behav Res Ther 48:626-33. 2010
    ..This study presents an 8-year outcome of overweight children who were treated in an outpatient program and aims to identify child and familial variables associated with long-term weight regulation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of disinhibited eating in children with and without overweight
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, Ghent, Belgium
    Behav Res Ther 45:1357-68. 2007
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  6. ncbi request reprint Observation of family functioning at mealtime: a comparison between families of children with and without overweight
    Ellen Moens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:52-63. 2007
    ..To examine differences between families of children with and without overweight on parental control and support...
  7. doi request reprint Differences in eating style between overweight and normal-weight youngsters
    Caroline Braet
    Department of Developmental, Personality, and Social Psychology, Ghent University, and Children s Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Health Psychol 13:733-43. 2008
    ..Eating styles were positively associated with indicators of eating pathology. The results suggest the use of appropriate norms that take into account the child's age, gender and overweight status...
  8. doi request reprint Subtyping children and adolescents who are overweight based on eating pathology and psychopathology
    Caroline Braet
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:279-86. 2012
    ..Further research should explore how individual psychological characteristics can be helpful when stipulating weight loss treatment programmes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Inpatient treatment for children with obesity: weight loss, psychological well-being, and eating behavior
    Caroline Braet
    Ghent University, Belgium
    J Pediatr Psychol 29:519-29. 2004
    ..In addition, the effects of two extended treatment programs were compared to a standard cognitive-behavioral treatment program for maintenance of the treatment gains...
  10. doi request reprint How is reward sensitivity related to bodyweight in children?
    Sandra Verbeken
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Appetite 58:478-83. 2012
    ..These findings imply that it is crucial to reduce the intake of high palatable foods in high RS children to prevent the decrease in RS and reduce the risk for future weight gain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Are two informants better than one? Parent-child agreement on the eating styles of children who are overweight
    Caroline Braet
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 15:410-7. 2007
    ..It is currently unknown to what extent the view of a child with overweight on its' own eating behaviour converges with parental perception regarding this behaviour and how parent-child agreement is influenced by overweight status and age...
  12. ncbi request reprint Thought suppression in obese and non-obese restrained eaters: piece of cake or forbidden fruit?
    Barbara Soetens
    Department of Developmental, Personality and Social Psychology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 16:67-76. 2008
    ..This article examines thought suppression tendencies in restrained eaters. Furthermore, the dynamics between failing thought suppression and thought control strategies are explored...