Affiliation: University of Toronto
- Timing and prediction of relapse in a transdiagnostic eating disorder sampleTraci McFarlane
The Department of Psychiatry, Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Int J Eat Disord 41:587-93. 2008..To identify factors that predict relapse in eating disorders to direct the development of effective relapse prevention interventions...
- Effects of resolving to change one's own behavior: expectations vs. experienceKathryn Trottier
University Health Network, and Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Behav Ther 40:164-70. 2009..With respect to Hypothesis 3, however, having more positive expectations about one's resolution did not predict a worse outcome...
- Effects of exposure to unrealistic promises about dieting: are unrealistic expectations about dieting inspirational?Kathryn Trottier
Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, 100 St George Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 3G3
Int J Eat Disord 37:142-9. 2005..Diet advertisements promoting unrealistic expectations were expected to inspire restrained eaters to diet and lead to enhanced self-perceptions, relative to more circumspect advertisements...
- Weight-related other evaluation in eating disordersK Trottier
Ambulatory Care for Eating Disorders, Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Eat Weight Disord 10:258-63. 2005..The results suggest that weight-related evaluation in eating disorders extends beyond the self to include the evaluation of other people...
- The Weight Influenced Self-Esteem Questionnaire (WISE-Q): factor structure and psychometric propertiesKathryn Trottier
Department of Psychiatry, Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 2C4
Body Image 10:112-20. 2013..Evidence of internal and test-retest reliability was found. Also, the pattern of correlations between WISE-Q scores and other constructs was in line with predictions. As expected, WISE-Q scores improved with treatment yet remained high...
- Efficacy and intensity of day hospital treatment for eating disordersMarion P Olmsted
Psychiatry, Toronto General Hospital, University Health Network and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2C4, Canada
Psychother Res 23:277-86. 2013..These findings suggest that the optimal intensity of treatment may vary depending on treatment goals, but 5-day DH is recommended for eating disorders...
- Who are you trying to fool: does weight underreporting by dieters reflect self-protection or self-presentation?Janet Polivy
a Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Mississauga, Ontario L5L 1C6, Canada
Health Psychol Rev 8:319-38. 2014..The consistent and motivated underreporting of weight by restrained eaters not only illuminates their psychological functioning, but indicates a bias that may be problematic for research that relies on self-reports. ..