Heather Thompson-Brenner

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Representation of ideal figure size in Ebony magazine: a content analysis
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, United States
    Body Image 8:373-8. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Race/ethnicity, education, and treatment parameters as moderators and predictors of outcome in binge eating disorder
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02143, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 81:710-21. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Clinician reactions to patients with eating disorders: a review of the literature
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:73-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Adolescent eating disorders: treatment and response in a naturalistic study
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Psychol 66:277-301. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Personality subtypes in adolescents with eating disorders: validation of a classification approach
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:170-80. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Personality pathology and substance abuse in eating disorders: a longitudinal study
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:203-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Introduction to the special section: contextualizing significance testing in clinical trials
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 48:215-6. 2011
  8. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in adults in randomized clinical trials of binge eating disorder
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:186-95. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Should bulimia nervosa be subtyped by history of anorexia nervosa? A longitudinal validation
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:S67-71. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint A naturalistic study of psychotherapy for bulimia nervosa, part 2: therapeutic interventions in the community
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:585-95. 2005

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Representation of ideal figure size in Ebony magazine: a content analysis
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, United States
    Body Image 8:373-8. 2011
    ..Results are considered in context of research indicating African American women show less body dissatisfaction than other racial/ethnic groups...
  2. ncbi request reprint Race/ethnicity, education, and treatment parameters as moderators and predictors of outcome in binge eating disorder
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02143, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 81:710-21. 2013
    ..This study investigated the relative variance in treatment retention and posttreatment symptom levels accounted for by demographic, clinical, and treatment variables as moderators and predictors of outcome...
  3. doi request reprint Clinician reactions to patients with eating disorders: a review of the literature
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:73-8. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Adolescent eating disorders: treatment and response in a naturalistic study
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Psychol 66:277-301. 2010
    ..Although CBT showed the strongest association with outcome in a subsample characterized by poor relational/personality functioning, dynamic therapy was associated with better global outcome in the overall sample...
  5. ncbi request reprint Personality subtypes in adolescents with eating disorders: validation of a classification approach
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:170-80. 2008
    ..The current study investigated whether similar personality prototypes exist in adolescents with EDs, and whether these personality prototypes show relationships to external correlates indicative of diagnostic validity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Personality pathology and substance abuse in eating disorders: a longitudinal study
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:203-8. 2008
    ..This study investigates longitudinal associations between personality and substance use...
  7. doi request reprint Introduction to the special section: contextualizing significance testing in clinical trials
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Psychotherapy (Chic) 48:215-6. 2011
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  8. pmc Racial/ethnic differences in adults in randomized clinical trials of binge eating disorder
    Debra L Franko
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 80:186-95. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate racial/ethnic differences in demographic characteristics and eating disorder symptoms in participants enrolled in treatment trials for BED...
  9. ncbi request reprint Should bulimia nervosa be subtyped by history of anorexia nervosa? A longitudinal validation
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 40:S67-71. 2007
    ..To determine whether a past diagnosis of anorexia nervosa (AN) predicts longitudinal course and outcome among women with bulimia nervosa (BN)...
  10. ncbi request reprint A naturalistic study of psychotherapy for bulimia nervosa, part 2: therapeutic interventions in the community
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:585-95. 2005
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  11. doi request reprint Countertransference reactions to adolescents with eating disorders: relationships to clinician and patient factors
    Dana A Satir
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:511-21. 2009
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  12. doi request reprint A personality classification system for eating disorders: a longitudinal study
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Massachusetts General Hospital, 2 Longfellow Place, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:551-60. 2008
    ..Longitudinal outcomes for personality subtypes have not been examined...
  13. ncbi request reprint Eating disorder pathology among overweight treatment-seeking youth: clinical correlates and cross-sectional risk modeling
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2360-71. 2007
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  14. pmc Diagnostic crossover in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa: implications for DSM-V
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 2 Longfellow Place, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02214, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:245-50. 2008
    ..This study was designed to examine diagnostic crossover longitudinally in anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa to inform the validity of the DSM-IV-TR eating disorders classification system...
  15. doi request reprint Impulsivity and personality variables in adolescents with eating disorders
    Christina L Boisseau
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 197:251-9. 2009
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  16. pmc An fMRI investigation of the fronto-striatal learning system in women who exhibit eating disorder behaviors
    Kim A Celone
    Boston University, Department of Psychology, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Neuroimage 56:1749-57. 2011
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  17. ncbi request reprint Personality subtypes in eating disorders: validation of a classification in a naturalistic sample
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, 648 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 186:516-24. 2005
    ..Research has identified three personality subtypes in patients with eating disorders: emotionally dysregulated, constricted and high-functioning/perfectionistic...
  18. ncbi request reprint Eating pathology in East African women: the role of media exposure and globalization
    Kamryn T Eddy
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:196-202. 2007
    ..Future research should replicate these findings to clarify the role of Western media in the development of ED pathology...
  19. pmc Readability and comprehension of self-report binge eating measures
    Lauren K Richards
    Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Eat Behav 14:167-70. 2013
    ..We evaluated self-report binge eating measures with respect to reading grade levels, measure length, formatting and linguistic problems...
  20. ncbi request reprint The empirical status of empirically supported psychotherapies: assumptions, findings, and reporting in controlled clinical trials
    Drew Westen
    Department of Psychology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Psychol Bull 130:631-63. 2004
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  21. ncbi request reprint A naturalistic study of psychotherapy for bulimia nervosa, part 1: comorbidity and therapeutic outcome
    Heather Thompson-Brenner
    Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, Department of Psychology, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 193:573-84. 2005
    ..These patients showed higher pretreatment severity and required longer treatments to achieve positive outcomes relative to patients who did not meet these exclusion criteria...
  22. doi request reprint The relationship between decision-making and perfectionism in obsessive-compulsive disorder and eating disorders
    Christina L Boisseau
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School and Butler Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry 44:316-21. 2013
    ..Therefore, the present study compared decision-making in OCD and EDs in relationship to perfectionistic personality traits...