Gail L McVey

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a school-based program designed to improve body image satisfaction, global self-esteem, and eating attitudes and behaviors: a replication study
    Gail L McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Eat Disord 36:1-11. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Healthy Schools-Healthy Kids: a controlled evaluation of a comprehensive universal eating disorder prevention program
    Gail McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Body Image 4:115-36. 2007
  3. pmc Integrating weight bias awareness and mental health promotion into obesity prevention delivery: a public health pilot study
    Gail L McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E46. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Promoting positive body image among university students: A collaborative pilot study
    Gail L McVey
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Body Image 7:200-4. 2010
  5. doi request reprint A controlled evaluation of web-based training for teachers and public health practitioners on the prevention of eating disorders
    Gail McVey
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Eat Disord 17:1-26. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint A community-based training program for eating disorders and its contribution to a provincial network of specialized services
    Gail L McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Eat Disord 37:S35-40; discussion S41-2. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Correlates of weight loss and muscle-gaining behavior in 10- to 14-year-old males and females
    Gail McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Prev Med 40:1-9. 2005
  8. pmc Dieting among preadolescent and young adolescent females
    Gail McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, Ontario Community Outreach Program for Eating Disorders and Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto Health Network Toronto General Hospital, The Hospital for Sick Children
    CMAJ 170:1559-61. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial profiles of young adolescent females seeking treatment for an eating disorder
    Gillian Kirsh
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adolesc Health 40:351-6. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Health materials and strategies for the prevention of immigrants' weight-related problems
    Manuela Ferrari
    University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Health Res 19:1259-72. 2009

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Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a school-based program designed to improve body image satisfaction, global self-esteem, and eating attitudes and behaviors: a replication study
    Gail L McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Eat Disord 36:1-11. 2004
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Healthy Schools-Healthy Kids: a controlled evaluation of a comprehensive universal eating disorder prevention program
    Gail McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Body Image 4:115-36. 2007
    ..There were no intervention effects for teachers. Challenges of engaging teachers in prevention are discussed...
  3. pmc Integrating weight bias awareness and mental health promotion into obesity prevention delivery: a public health pilot study
    Gail L McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Ave, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E46. 2013
    ..Current healthy weight messaging does not fully acknowledge the influence of social determinants of health on weight...
  4. doi request reprint Promoting positive body image among university students: A collaborative pilot study
    Gail L McVey
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Body Image 7:200-4. 2010
    ..Limitations of the study and suggestions for future research are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint A controlled evaluation of web-based training for teachers and public health practitioners on the prevention of eating disorders
    Gail McVey
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Eat Disord 17:1-26. 2009
    ..Findings have implications for using the web to engage teachers in the prevention of disordered eating among school age children...
  6. ncbi request reprint A community-based training program for eating disorders and its contribution to a provincial network of specialized services
    Gail L McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Eat Disord 37:S35-40; discussion S41-2. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Correlates of weight loss and muscle-gaining behavior in 10- to 14-year-old males and females
    Gail McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Prev Med 40:1-9. 2005
    ....
  8. pmc Dieting among preadolescent and young adolescent females
    Gail McVey
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, Ontario Community Outreach Program for Eating Disorders and Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto Health Network Toronto General Hospital, The Hospital for Sick Children
    CMAJ 170:1559-61. 2004
    ..Those with elevated ChEAT scores were more likely than those with lower scores to be engaged in dieting and other extreme weight control methods...
  9. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial profiles of young adolescent females seeking treatment for an eating disorder
    Gillian Kirsh
    Community Health Systems Resource Group, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adolesc Health 40:351-6. 2007
    ..Early adolescent females seeking treatment for an eating disorder were compared with healthy age-matched controls on psychosocial variables relevant to this stage of development...
  10. doi request reprint Health materials and strategies for the prevention of immigrants' weight-related problems
    Manuela Ferrari
    University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Qual Health Res 19:1259-72. 2009
    ..Acting on these suggestions could help practitioners and public health agencies develop more effective strategies that meet the requirements of ethno-cultural immigrant communities...
  11. ncbi request reprint BodySense: an evaluation of a positive body image intervention on sport climate for female athletes
    Annick Buchholz
    The Regional Eating Disorders Program for Children and Youth, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Eat Disord 16:308-21. 2008
    ..No significant change was observed over time on mothers' measures. The role of climate change for prevention of eating disorders in athletes is discussed...