Junilla K Larsen

Summary

Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Validity of self-reported weight and height and predictors of weight bias in female college students
    Junilla K Larsen
    Institute for Gender Studies, Radboud University Nijmegen PO Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 50:386-9. 2008
  2. ncbi Depressive symptoms in adolescence: a poor indicator of increases in body mass index
    Junilla K Larsen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:94-9. 2014
  3. doi Adolescent depressive symptoms and smoking behavior: the gender-specific role of weight concern and dieting
    Junilla K Larsen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 66:305-8. 2009
  4. pmc Salivary cortisol and binge eating disorder in obese women after surgery for morbid obesity
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Med 16:311-5. 2009
  5. ncbi Dietary restraint: intention versus behavior to restrict food intake
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Clinical Psychology and the Institute for Gender Studies, Radboud University Nijmegen, PO Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 49:100-8. 2007
  6. ncbi Conversion to gastric bypass in patients with unsuccessful weight loss after gastric banding may depend on mental quality of life
    Junilla K Larsen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Obes Facts 3:127-30. 2010
  7. ncbi Binge eating and exercise behavior after surgery for severe obesity: a structural equation model
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Eat Disord 39:369-75. 2006
  8. ncbi The power of social influence over food intake: examining the effects of attentional bias and impulsivity
    Roel C J Hermans
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, PO Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 109:572-80. 2013
  9. doi Social modeling effects on snack intake among young men. The role of hunger
    Roel C J Hermans
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 54:378-83. 2010
  10. ncbi Personality as a predictor of weight loss maintenance after surgery for morbid obesity
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Obes Res 12:1828-34. 2004

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Publications30

  1. ncbi Validity of self-reported weight and height and predictors of weight bias in female college students
    Junilla K Larsen
    Institute for Gender Studies, Radboud University Nijmegen PO Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 50:386-9. 2008
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  2. ncbi Depressive symptoms in adolescence: a poor indicator of increases in body mass index
    Junilla K Larsen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:94-9. 2014
    ....
  3. doi Adolescent depressive symptoms and smoking behavior: the gender-specific role of weight concern and dieting
    Junilla K Larsen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 66:305-8. 2009
    ..This cross-sectional study examined the gender-specific role of weight concerns and dieting on the adolescent depression-smoking association...
  4. pmc Salivary cortisol and binge eating disorder in obese women after surgery for morbid obesity
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Int J Behav Med 16:311-5. 2009
    ..Binge eating episodes characterized by loss of control are hypothesized to be accompanied by changes in hypothalamic pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis functioning. Cortisol is an end product of this neuroendocrine stress system...
  5. ncbi Dietary restraint: intention versus behavior to restrict food intake
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Clinical Psychology and the Institute for Gender Studies, Radboud University Nijmegen, PO Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 49:100-8. 2007
    ..Future longitudinal research should examine whether the newly developed dietary restraint scales predict changes in overeating and Body Mass Index (BMI)...
  6. ncbi Conversion to gastric bypass in patients with unsuccessful weight loss after gastric banding may depend on mental quality of life
    Junilla K Larsen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Obes Facts 3:127-30. 2010
    ..This study examines whether patients who did or did not undergo conversion to gastric bypass differed in quality of life before and after gastric banding...
  7. ncbi Binge eating and exercise behavior after surgery for severe obesity: a structural equation model
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Eat Disord 39:369-75. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi The power of social influence over food intake: examining the effects of attentional bias and impulsivity
    Roel C J Hermans
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, PO Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 109:572-80. 2013
    ....
  9. doi Social modeling effects on snack intake among young men. The role of hunger
    Roel C J Hermans
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 54:378-83. 2010
    ..Only those males who were hungry at the start of the experiment modeled the intake of their eating companion. This finding suggests that hunger may play an important role in explaining the magnitude of social modeling among young men...
  10. ncbi Personality as a predictor of weight loss maintenance after surgery for morbid obesity
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Obes Res 12:1828-34. 2004
    ..Our aim was to examine prospectively whether personality traits predict short- and long-term weight loss after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding...
  11. ncbi Binge eating and its relationship to outcome after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, and Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 14:1111-7. 2004
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional study was to examine short and long-term eating behavior after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB) and the relationship of binge eating with weight and quality of life outcome...
  12. ncbi The association between weight loss and self-regulation cognitions before and after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for obesity: a longitudinal study
    Hanna Zijlstra
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, PO Box 80140, 3508 TC Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Surgery 139:334-9. 2006
    ..Our aim was to examine the association between weight loss and self-regulation cognitions before and after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding for morbid obesity or severe obesity with serious comorbidity...
  13. doi Social modeling effects on young women's breakfast intake
    Roel C J Hermans
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Am Diet Assoc 110:1901-5. 2010
    ..The findings from the present study provide evidence that modeling effects of food intake are weaker in eating contexts in which scripts or routines guide an individual's eating behavior...
  14. ncbi Modeling of palatable food intake in female young adults. Effects of perceived body size
    Roel C J Hermans
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 51:512-8. 2008
    ..Our findings suggest that normal-weight young women are more inclined to imitate the food intake of a female confederate if they are more similar to the confederate...
  15. doi How much should I eat? Situational norms affect young women's food intake during meal time
    Roel C J Hermans
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Br J Nutr 107:588-94. 2012
    ..The present results indicate that the effects of portion size and the intake of others were independent but additive. Thus, both types of situational norms might independently guide an individual's intake during a single eating occasion...
  16. ncbi Psychosocial functioning before and after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: a cross-sectional study
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 13:629-36. 2003
    ..The aim of this cross-sectional study was to examine short and long-term physical, mental and, particularly, social quality of life (QoL) of patients with severe obesity after laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding (LAGB)...
  17. ncbi Construct validation of the Restraint Scale in normal-weight and overweight females
    Tatjana van Strien
    Institute for Gender Studies and Behavioral Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, PO Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 49:109-21. 2007
    ..This may explain the greater effectiveness of the RS in predicting counter-regulation in normal-weight than in overweight samples of dieters...
  18. ncbi Childhood sexual abuse is not associated with a poor outcome after gastric banding for severe obesity
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Health Psychology, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Obes Surg 15:534-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether a history of childhood sexual abuse is associated with weight, health, and depression after Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding for severe obesity...
  19. doi Food intake in response to food-cue exposure. Examining the influence of duration of the cue exposure and trait impulsivity
    Junilla K Larsen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9140, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 58:907-13. 2012
    ..Results indicate that even people who are normally well controlled are susceptible to the effects of less explicit olfactory food-cues...
  20. pmc Social coping by masking? Parental support and peer victimization as mediators of the relationship between depressive symptoms and expressive suppression in adolescents
    Junilla K Larsen
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9140, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Youth Adolesc 41:1628-42. 2012
    ..The implications of our clear results for parental support, and mostly lacking results for peer victimization, are discussed...
  21. pmc Mimicry of food intake: the dynamic interplay between eating companions
    Roel C J Hermans
    Department of Developmental Psychopathology, Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e31027. 2012
    ..This behavioral mimicry was found to be more prominent at the beginning than at the end of the interaction. This study suggests that behavioral mimicry may partially account for social modeling of food intake...
  22. doi Effects of social modeling on young women's nutrient-dense food intake
    Roel C J Hermans
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 53:135-8. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that social modeling processes may be relevant to interventions aimed at encouraging young women's nutrient-dense food intake...
  23. doi Modeling of palatable food intake. The influence of quality of social interaction
    Roel C J Hermans
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Appetite 52:801-4. 2009
    ..This study underscores the influence of social atmosphere on modeling effects of palatable food intake and suggests that contextual uncertainty or ingratiation strategies may be important in explaining the magnitude of modeling effects...
  24. ncbi Gender differences in the association between alexithymia and emotional eating in obese individuals
    Junilla K Larsen
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Radboud University Nijmegen, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Psychosom Res 60:237-43. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine gender differences in the relationships of alexithymia, negative mood, and the combination of alexithymia and negative mood with emotional eating in obese persons...
  25. doi Friendship group influences on body dissatisfaction and dieting among adolescent girls: a prospective study
    Lieke C S Woelders
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Adolesc Health 47:456-62. 2010
    ..The current prospective study is the first to examine friendship group influences on eating disorder risk factors, including body dissatisfaction, weight concerns, dietary restraint, and dieting in adolescent girls...
  26. ncbi Examining the effects of remote-video confederates on young women's food intake
    Roel C J Hermans
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eat Behav 13:246-51. 2012
    ..Future research is needed to further examine this proposition...
  27. doi The Eating Disorder Diagnostic Scale: psychometric features within a clinical population and a cut-off point to differentiate clinical patients from healthy controls
    Manon A M Krabbenborg
    Behavioural Science Institute, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 20:315-20. 2012
    ..An overall symptom composite cut-off score of 16.5 accurately distinguished clinical patients from healthy controls. The EDDS may be a useful instrument in clinical settings and in aetiologic, prevention and treatment research...
  28. doi Body mass index and victimization during adolescence: the mediation role of depressive symptoms and self-esteem
    Matteo Giletta
    Department of Psychology, University of Torino, Torino, Italy
    J Psychosom Res 69:541-7. 2010
    ..This study applied a multi-method approach to examine the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and the experience of victimization during adolescence by investigating the role of intrapersonal feelings...
  29. pmc Interviewer BMI effects on under- and over-reporting of restrained eating: evidence from a national Dutch face-to-face survey and a postal follow-up
    Rob Eisinga
    Radboud University Nijmegen, P O Box 9104, 6500 HE, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Int J Public Health 57:643-7. 2012
    ..To determine the effect of interviewer BMI on self-reported restrained eating in a face-to-face survey and to examine under- and over-reporting using the face-to face study and a postal follow-up...
  30. ncbi Obesity-related beliefs predict weight loss after an 8-week low-calorie diet
    Erika W Wamsteker
    University Medical Center Utrecht, 3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Am Diet Assoc 105:441-4. 2005
    ..25, P =.04). Self-efficacy remained a significant predictor in regression analysis. The results suggest that the outcome of dietary interventions may be improved when adjusting beliefs, especially self-efficacy...