Andrew J Winzelberg
Affiliation: Stanford University
- Prevention of eating disorders in at-risk college-age womenC Barr Taylor
Department of Psychiatry, Stanford University Medical School, Stanford, CA 94305 5722, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:881-8. 2006..Eating disorders, an important health problem among college-age women, may be preventable, given that modifiable risk factors for eating disorders have been identified and interventions have been evaluated to reduce these risk factors...
- Evaluation of an internet support group for women with primary breast cancerAndrew J Winzelberg
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5722, USA
Cancer 97:1164-73. 2003..Web-based breast cancer social support groups are widely used, but little is known of their effectiveness. Preliminary evidence suggests that women benefit from their participation in web-based support groups...
- The adverse effect of negative comments about weight and shape from family and siblings on women at high risk for eating disordersC Barr Taylor
Department of Psychiatry, Stanford Medical Center, 401 Quarry Rd, Stanford, California 94305 5722, USA
Pediatrics 118:731-8. 2006..Our purpose with this work was to examine the relationship between negative comments about weight, shape, and eating and social adjustment, social support, self-esteem, and perceived childhood abuse and neglect...
- Application of an algorithm-driven protocol to simultaneously provide universal and targeted prevention programsKristine H Luce
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305-5722, USA
Int J Eat Disord 37:220-6. 2005..Significant improvements in weight and shape concerns were observed in all groups. DISCUSSION: An Internet-delivered program can be used to assess risk and provide simultaneous universal and targeted interventions in classroom settings...
- An evaluation of an Internet-delivered eating disorder prevention program for adolescents and their parentsJennifer Bruning Brown
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, 401 Quarry Road, Stanford, California 94305-5722, USA
J Adolesc Health 35:290-6. 2004..CONCLUSION: The program demonstrates the feasibility of providing an integrated program for students and their parents with short-term positive changes in parental attitudes toward weight and shape...
- Use of diet pills and other dieting aids in a college population with high weight and shape concernsChristine I Celio
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305-5722, and Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago Hospitals, IL, USA
Int J Eat Disord 39:492-7. 2006..CONCLUSION: A significant number of college women at risk for eating disorders are using diet aids. We recommend that clinicians inquire about diet aid use among college-aged patients...
- A pilot study of an interactive web site in the workplace for reducing alcohol consumptionRobert A Matano
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5718, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 32:71-80. 2007..However, the low participation rate (2.7%) suggests that such an intervention must address the challenges of recruiting employees through their work site...
- Combining universal and targeted prevention for school-based eating disorder programsLiana Abascal
Department of Psychiatry, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305-5722, USA
Int J Eat Disord 35:1-9. 2004....
- Maintenance of internet-based prevention: a randomized controlled trialCorinna Jacobi
Department of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany
Int J Eat Disord 40:114-9. 2007..The aims of this study were to determine the short-term and maintenance effects of an internet-based prevention program for eating disorders...
- Do adherence variables predict outcome in an online program for the prevention of eating disorders?Jamie L Manwaring
Department of Psychology, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63130 4899, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 76:341-6. 2008..Results can be used to inform future development and tailoring of prevention interventions to maximize effectiveness and facilitate dissemination...
- Reduction of overweight and eating disorder symptoms via the Internet in adolescents: a randomized controlled trialAngela Celio Doyle
Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
J Adolesc Health 43:172-9. 2008..This multisite RCT evaluated an Internet-delivered program targeting weight loss and ED attitudes/behaviors in adolescents...
- An interactive psychoeducational intervention for women at risk of developing an eating disorderMarion F Zabinski
Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 72:914-9. 2004..These findings suggest that synchronous, Internet-delivered programs are efficacious and have potential to reduce problematic attitudes and behaviors that may lead to eating disorders among college-age women...