Janet D Latner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Canterbury
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi Getting worse: the stigmatization of obese children
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Obes Res 11:452-6. 2003
  2. ncbi Macronutrient effects on satiety and binge eating in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Appetite 40:309-11. 2003
  3. ncbi Gastric bypass in a low-income, inner-city population: eating disturbances and weight loss
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Obes Res 12:956-61. 2004
  4. ncbi Binge eating and satiety in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder: effects of macronutrient intake
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 36:402-15. 2004
  5. ncbi Stigmatized students: age, sex, and ethnicity effects in the stigmatization of obesity
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Obes Res 13:1226-31. 2005
  6. doi Weight stigma in existing romantic relationships
    Alice D Boyes
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
    J Sex Marital Ther 35:282-93. 2009
  7. doi Body checking and avoidance among behavioral weight-loss participants
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Body Image 5:91-8. 2008
  8. doi Assessment of obesity stigmatization in children and adolescents: modernizing a standard measure
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3078-85. 2007
  9. doi Reducing obesity stigma: the effectiveness of cognitive dissonance and social consensus interventions
    Anna C Ciao
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1768-74. 2011
  10. doi The relationship between eating disorder psychopathology and health-related quality of life within a community sample
    Joanna K Vallance
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch 8140, New Zealand
    Qual Life Res 20:675-82. 2011

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Publications30

  1. ncbi Getting worse: the stigmatization of obese children
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Obes Res 11:452-6. 2003
    ..The prevalence of childhood obesity more than doubled in the period from 1961 to 2001. We replicated a 1961 study of stigma in childhood obesity to see what effect this increased prevalence has had on this stigma...
  2. ncbi Macronutrient effects on satiety and binge eating in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Appetite 40:309-11. 2003
  3. ncbi Gastric bypass in a low-income, inner-city population: eating disturbances and weight loss
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Obes Res 12:956-61. 2004
    ..To examine the prevalence of eating disturbances and psychiatric disorders among extremely obese patients before and after gastric bypass surgery and to examine the relationship between these disturbances and weight outcomes...
  4. ncbi Binge eating and satiety in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder: effects of macronutrient intake
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 36:402-15. 2004
    ..The current study tested the hypothesis that supplemental dietary protein would reduce binge eating frequency and test meal intake in women with bulimia nervosa (BN) or binge eating disorder (BED)...
  5. ncbi Stigmatized students: age, sex, and ethnicity effects in the stigmatization of obesity
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Obes Res 13:1226-31. 2005
    ..Attitudes across ethnic groups were compared. In addition, these findings were compared with data showing severe stigmatization of obesity among children...
  6. doi Weight stigma in existing romantic relationships
    Alice D Boyes
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
    J Sex Marital Ther 35:282-93. 2009
    ..In contrast, men's BMI was generally not associated with relationship functioning. These findings point to the potential mechanisms that may contribute to heavier women's relationship difficulties...
  7. doi Body checking and avoidance among behavioral weight-loss participants
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Body Image 5:91-8. 2008
    ..Thus, body checking and avoidance behaviors were associated with psychological disturbances and poorer treatment outcome...
  8. doi Assessment of obesity stigmatization in children and adolescents: modernizing a standard measure
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3078-85. 2007
    ..Stigmatization of overweight children is highly prevalent. However, the measurement of stigma has varied widely across studies. An up-to-date version of a commonly used measure of weight-related stigma is needed...
  9. doi Reducing obesity stigma: the effectiveness of cognitive dissonance and social consensus interventions
    Anna C Ciao
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1768-74. 2011
    ..Results from this study suggest that cognitive dissonance interventions may be a successful way to reduce obesity stigma, particularly by changing attitudes about the appearance and attractiveness of obese individuals...
  10. doi The relationship between eating disorder psychopathology and health-related quality of life within a community sample
    Joanna K Vallance
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch 8140, New Zealand
    Qual Life Res 20:675-82. 2011
    ..Recent research has begun investigating the impact of eating disorders on health-related quality of life (QOL). The present study examined the impact of eating disorder psychopathology on QOL within a community sample...
  11. doi Quality of life impairment and the attitudinal and behavioral features of eating disorders
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu 96822, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:592-7. 2013
    ..19-0.44). The prominent contribution of shape and weight concern to both mental and physical QOL impairment underlines the importance of addressing body dissatisfaction in the treatment and prevention of EDs...
  12. pmc Internalized weight bias in obese patients with binge eating disorder: associations with eating disturbances and psychological functioning
    Laura E Durso
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:423-7. 2012
    ..Widespread bias against obese individuals may lead to the internalization of weight bias in obese persons. This study examined correlates of internalized weight bias (IWB) in obese patients with binge eating disorder (BED)...
  13. doi Stigmatizing attitudes differ across mental health disorders: a comparison of stigma across eating disorders, obesity, and major depressive disorder
    Daria S Ebneter
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu 96822, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:281-5. 2013
    ..Stigmatizing attitudes vary across mental health disorders, and future research should aim to specifically target stigmatizing beliefs to reduce and prevent discrimination toward mental health disorders and obesity...
  14. doi Disgust sensitivity, obesity stigma, and gender: contamination psychology predicts weight bias for women, not men
    Debra L Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:1803-14. 2012
    ..Defining the scope of disgust's activation in response to obesity and its relationship with other variables can help identify possible mechanisms for understanding and ultimately alleviating prejudice and discrimination...
  15. doi Is less always more? The effects of low-fat labeling and caloric information on food intake, calorie estimates, taste preference, and health attributions
    Daria S Ebneter
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Sakamaki C400, 2530 Dole Street, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Appetite 68:92-7. 2013
    ..The study findings may be related to the "health halo" associated with low-fat foods and add to the research base by examining the interaction between low-fat and calorie labeling...
  16. doi Residual obesity stigma: an experimental investigation of bias against obese and lean targets differing in weight-loss history
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 20:2035-8. 2012
    ..Exposure to portrayals of the malleability of body weight, such as those promoted in the popular media, may significantly worsen obesity stigma...
  17. doi Body image and self-esteem among Asian, Pacific Islander, and White college students in Hawaii and Australia
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2530 Dole Street, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Eat Disord 19:355-68. 2011
    ..The findings suggest different levels of risk for body image dissatisfaction, and its associated psychological consequences, across ethnic groups...
  18. doi Food volume effects on intake and appetite in women with binge-eating disorder and weight-matched controls
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:68-75. 2009
    ..Our study examined the effect of food volume on later intake and appetite ratings in 15 women with binge eating disorder (BED) and 15 healthy control women...
  19. doi Health-related quality of life in women with eating disorders: association with subjective and objective binge eating
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 15:148-53. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that subjective bulimic episodes may be independently associated with impairment in QOL and may require specific attention as targets of treatment...
  20. ncbi The perceived effectiveness of continuing care and group support in the long-term self-help treatment of obesity
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:464-71. 2006
    ..This study examined treatment recipients' perception of the effectiveness of different components of a group self-help, continuing-care treatment program for obesity...
  21. doi Energy density effects on food intake, appetite ratings, and loss of control in women with binge eating disorder and weight-matched controls
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Eat Behav 9:257-66. 2008
    ..Decreasing the energy density of food consumed may help target disturbances in satiation in women with frequent binge eating...
  22. doi Male and female body image and dieting in the context of intimate relationships
    Alice D Boyes
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Fam Psychol 21:764-8. 2007
    ..These results suggest that psychological processes in intimate relationships are linked with dieting and body satisfaction but that these links are different for men and for women...
  23. doi Treatment of emotional dysregulation in full syndrome and subthreshold binge eating disorder
    Courtney Clyne
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Eat Disord 18:408-24. 2010
    ..Other positive changes in eating and general pathology were observed. These effects were well-maintained up to 1 year later...
  24. doi Community-based behavioral weight-loss treatment: long-term maintenance of weight loss, physiological, and psychological outcomes
    Janet D Latner
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Psychology, 2530 Dole Street, Sakamaki C400, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Behav Res Ther 51:451-9. 2013
    ..A community-based treatment program may be an effective form of behavioral-weight-loss treatment for overweight/obese adults. Weight losses, along with physiological and psychological benefits, were sustained over time. ..
  25. ncbi The diagnostic validity of the criteria for binge eating disorder
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:1-14. 2008
    ..This paper considers whether the criteria currently used to classify the diagnosis of binge eating disorder (BED) are valid and appropriate...
  26. ncbi Loss of control over eating reflects eating disturbances and general psychopathology
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2203-11. 2007
    ..SBEs may be an important target of treatment and should be considered for future diagnostic classifications of eating disorders...
  27. ncbi Binge eating and weight loss in a self-help behavior modification program
    Sherrie Selwyn Delinsky
    McLean Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, MA, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1244-9. 2006
    ..To examine the occurrence of binge eating and its impact on weight loss outcomes among obese participants in the Trevose Behavior Modification Program, a lay-administered, lay-directed self-help weight loss program offering continuing care...
  28. ncbi Stigma, obesity, and the health of the nation's children
    Rebecca M Puhl
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and ObesityYale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:557-80. 2007
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  29. ncbi Childhood obesity stigma: association with television, videogame, and magazine exposure
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, United States
    Body Image 4:147-55. 2007
    ..Thus, media exposure was associated with stigmatizing attitudes towards obese children. Mass media sources may lead children to devalue and stigmatize peers with above-average body weights...
  30. ncbi Comparison of weight-loss diets
    Janet D Latner
    JAMA 298:174; author reply 174-5. 2007