Evan M Forman

Summary

Affiliation: Drexel University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The mind your health project: a randomized controlled trial of an innovative behavioral treatment for obesity
    E M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N 15th Street, MS 626, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1119-26. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of acceptance-based and standard cognitive-based coping strategies for craving sweets in overweight and obese women
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N 15th Street, MS 626, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Eat Behav 14:64-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of a randomized controlled trial comparing acceptance and commitment therapy and standard cognitive behavior therapy for anxiety and depression
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N 15th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Behav Ther 43:801-11. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Using session-by-session measurement to compare mechanisms of action for acceptance and commitment therapy and cognitive therapy
    Evan M Forman
    Drexel University, Department of Psychology, 245 N 15th Street, MS 626, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Behav Ther 43:341-54. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Family instability and young adolescent maladjustment: the mediating effects of parenting quality and adolescent appraisals of family security
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N, 15th Street, MS 515, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:94-105. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint History of multiple suicide attempts as a behavioral marker of severe psychopathology
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:437-43. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing children's appraisals of security in the family system: the development of the Security in the Family System (SIFS) scales
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:900-16. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of acceptance- and control-based strategies for coping with food cravings: an analog study
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2372-86. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled effectiveness trial of acceptance and commitment therapy and cognitive therapy for anxiety and depression
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, USA
    Behav Modif 31:772-99. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Exploring frontal asymmetry using functional near-infrared spectroscopy: a preliminary study of the effects of social anxiety during interaction and performance tasks
    Lori Ann Tuscan
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 3141 Chestnut Street, Stratton 119, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Brain Imaging Behav 7:140-53. 2013

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc The mind your health project: a randomized controlled trial of an innovative behavioral treatment for obesity
    E M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N 15th Street, MS 626, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1119-26. 2013
    ..Recent research suggests that poor long-term weight-control outcomes are due to lapses in adherence to weight-control behaviors and that adherence might be improved by enhancing SBT with acceptance-based behavioral strategies...
  2. doi request reprint Comparison of acceptance-based and standard cognitive-based coping strategies for craving sweets in overweight and obese women
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N 15th Street, MS 626, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Eat Behav 14:64-8. 2013
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Long-term follow-up of a randomized controlled trial comparing acceptance and commitment therapy and standard cognitive behavior therapy for anxiety and depression
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N 15th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Behav Ther 43:801-11. 2012
    ..The possible long-term advantage of CT relative to ACT in this population is discussed...
  4. doi request reprint Using session-by-session measurement to compare mechanisms of action for acceptance and commitment therapy and cognitive therapy
    Evan M Forman
    Drexel University, Department of Psychology, 245 N 15th Street, MS 626, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Behav Ther 43:341-54. 2012
    ..These results have potential implications for the theoretical arguments behind, and distinctiveness of, CT and ACT...
  5. ncbi request reprint Family instability and young adolescent maladjustment: the mediating effects of parenting quality and adolescent appraisals of family security
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N, 15th Street, MS 515, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 32:94-105. 2003
    ..Results are discussed in relation to how they advance process-oriented conceptualizations of family instability...
  6. ncbi request reprint History of multiple suicide attempts as a behavioral marker of severe psychopathology
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:437-43. 2004
    ..The current study aimed to test the hypothesis that multiple suicide attempters would exhibit a more severe clinical profile than single suicide attempters...
  7. ncbi request reprint Assessing children's appraisals of security in the family system: the development of the Security in the Family System (SIFS) scales
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 46:900-16. 2005
    ..Therefore, this study introduced and tested the psychometric properties of the Security in the Family System (SIFS) scales, a new measure designed to assess children's appraisals of security in their family as a whole...
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of acceptance- and control-based strategies for coping with food cravings: an analog study
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2372-86. 2007
    ..Results are discussed in terms of the implications for weight loss maintenance strategies...
  9. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled effectiveness trial of acceptance and commitment therapy and cognitive therapy for anxiety and depression
    Evan M Forman
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, USA
    Behav Modif 31:772-99. 2007
    ..Overall, the results suggest that ACT is a viable and disseminable treatment, the effectiveness of which appears equivalent to that of CT, even as its mechanisms appear to be distinct...
  10. doi request reprint Exploring frontal asymmetry using functional near-infrared spectroscopy: a preliminary study of the effects of social anxiety during interaction and performance tasks
    Lori Ann Tuscan
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 3141 Chestnut Street, Stratton 119, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Brain Imaging Behav 7:140-53. 2013
    ....
  11. doi request reprint A pilot study examining the initial effectiveness of a brief acceptance-based behavior therapy for modifying diet and physical activity among cardiac patients
    Christina L Goodwin
    Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Behav Modif 36:199-217. 2012
    ..This was the first evaluation of an ABBT program aimed at increasing heart-healthy behaviors among cardiac patients...
  12. doi request reprint Symptom comparison across multiple solicitation methods among Burundians with traumatic event histories
    Peter D Yeomans
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
    J Trauma Stress 21:231-4. 2008
    ..The implications of the findings are discussed in terms of how methodological and cultural factors may influence posttraumatic reactions in nonindustrialized settings...
  13. doi request reprint Mindfulness and its relationship with eating disorders symptomatology in women receiving residential treatment
    Meghan L Butryn
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Eat Behav 14:13-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to (1) examine the relationship between mindfulness and ED symptomatology at baseline and (2) examine how changes in mindfulness relate to change in ED symptomatology...
  14. doi request reprint Acceptance and commitment therapy versus cognitive therapy for the treatment of comorbid eating pathology
    Adrienne S Juarascio
    Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Behav Modif 34:175-90. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that ACT is a useful treatment for disordered eating and potentially, for eating disorders per se...
  15. doi request reprint Pain intensity, psychological inflexibility, and acceptance of pain as predictors of functioning in adolescents with juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a preliminary investigation
    Amanda B Feinstein
    Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30302 5010, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 18:291-8. 2011
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint The assessment of present-moment awareness and acceptance: the Philadelphia Mindfulness Scale
    Leeann Cardaciotto
    La Salle University, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA
    Assessment 15:204-23. 2008
    ..The awareness and acceptance subscales were not correlated, suggesting that these two constructs can be examined independently. Potential theoretical and applied uses of the measure are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Behavioral avoidance mediates the relationship between anxiety and depressive symptoms among social anxiety disorder patients
    Ethan Moitra
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N 15th Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 22:1205-13. 2008
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Caution: the differences between CT and ACT may be larger (and smaller) than they appear
    James D Herbert
    Department of Psychology, Mail Stop 988, Drexel University, 245 N 15th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
    Behav Ther 44:218-23. 2013
    ..We conclude that the fundamental differences between CT and ACT are philosophical and theoretical rather than technological...
  19. doi request reprint A randomized trial of a reconciliation workshop with and without PTSD psychoeducation in Burundian sample
    Peter D Yeomans
    Philadelphia Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Trauma Stress 23:305-12. 2010
    ..Findings are discussed in relationship to intervention development for traumatic stress in nonindustrialized and culturally diverse settings...
  20. doi request reprint Implicit internalization of the thin ideal as a predictor of increases in weight, body dissatisfaction, and disordered eating
    Adrienne S Juarascio
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Eat Behav 12:207-13. 2011
    ..This study also highlights the need for additional implicit measures in the realm of body image and disordered eating...
  21. doi request reprint Acceptance-versus change-based pain management: the role of psychological acceptance
    Kara J Blacker
    Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Behav Modif 36:37-48. 2012
    ..Implications for increasing the effectiveness of psychotherapeutic treatments based on individual differences are discussed...
  22. doi request reprint Medial prefrontal cortex hyperactivation during social exclusion in borderline personality disorder
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, United States
    Psychiatry Res 181:233-6. 2010
    ..BPD subjects showed left medial prefrontal cortex hyperactivation during social exclusion suggesting potential dysfunction of frontolimbic circuitry...
  23. ncbi request reprint Children's patterns of preserving emotional security in the interparental subsystem
    Patrick T Davies
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, NY 14627, USA
    Child Dev 73:1880-903. 2002
    ..Study 2 results indicated that dismissing children had the highest levels of externalizing symptoms and preoccupied and dismissing children reported more coping, family, and personality difficulties than did secure children...
  24. ncbi request reprint Assessing children's emotional security in the interparental relationship: the Security in the Interparental Subsystem Scales
    Patrick T Davies
    Department of Clinical and Social Sciences in Psychology, University of Rochester, NY 14627 0266, USA
    Child Dev 73:544-62. 2002
    ..e., child, mother, father, and teacher). Results are discussed in the context of developing recommendations for use of the SIS and advancing the emotional security hypothesis...
  25. ncbi request reprint The empirical status of cognitive-behavioral therapy: a review of meta-analyses
    Andrew C Butler
    University of Pennsylvania and Beck Institute for Cognitive Therapy and Research, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 26:17-31. 2006
    ..While limitations of the meta-analytic approach need to be considered in interpreting the results of this review, our findings are consistent with other review methodologies that also provide support for the efficacy CBT...
  26. ncbi request reprint Suicidality and psychosis: beyond depression and hopelessness
    Debbie M Warman
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychopathology Research Unit, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:77-86. 2004
    ..During the follow-up period, patients with psychotic disorders subsequently attempted suicide at a significantly higher rate than patients without psychotic disorders. The clinical relevance of these findings is discussed...