Amy A Gorin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Connecticut
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Home food and exercise environments of normal-weight and overweight adults
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA
    Am J Health Behav 35:618-26. 2011
  2. pmc Steps to Growing Up Healthy: a pediatric primary care based obesity prevention program for young children
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health, Intervention and Prevention, University of Connecticut, 2006 Hillside Road, Unit 1248, Storrs, CT 06269 1248, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:72. 2014
  3. pmc Randomized controlled trial of a comprehensive home environment-focused weight-loss program for adults
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1248, USA
    Health Psychol 32:128-37. 2013
  4. pmc Binge eating and weight loss outcomes in overweight and obese individuals with type 2 diabetes: results from the Look AHEAD trial
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, 2006 Hillside Rd, Unit 1248, Storrs, CT 06269 1248, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:1447-55. 2008
  5. pmc Weight loss treatment influences untreated spouses and the home environment: evidence of a ripple effect
    A A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health, Intervention and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:1678-84. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Failure to meet weight loss expectations does not impact maintenance in successful weight losers
    Amy A Gorin
    Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Brown Medical School Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3086-90. 2007
  7. pmc Home grocery delivery improves the household food environments of behavioral weight loss participants: Results of an 8-week pilot study
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, 406 Babbidge Road, Unit 1020, Storrs, CT 06269 1020, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 4:58. 2007
  8. pmc Effect of weight loss on urinary incontinence in overweight and obese women: results at 12 and 18 months
    Rena R Wing
    The Miriam Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Urol 184:1005-10. 2010
  9. pmc Maintaining large weight losses: the role of behavioral and psychological factors
    Rena R Wing
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:1015-21. 2008
  10. pmc Successful weight-loss maintenance in relation to method of weight loss
    Angela Marinilli Pinto
    Department of Psychology, Baruch College, The City University of New York, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2456-61. 2008

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Home food and exercise environments of normal-weight and overweight adults
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, USA
    Am J Health Behav 35:618-26. 2011
    ..To examine the home environments of overweight and normal-weight adults and the relationships between the environment and weight-regulating behaviors...
  2. pmc Steps to Growing Up Healthy: a pediatric primary care based obesity prevention program for young children
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health, Intervention and Prevention, University of Connecticut, 2006 Hillside Road, Unit 1248, Storrs, CT 06269 1248, USA
    BMC Public Health 14:72. 2014
    ....
  3. pmc Randomized controlled trial of a comprehensive home environment-focused weight-loss program for adults
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1248, USA
    Health Psychol 32:128-37. 2013
    ..Drawing on social ecological models, this trial evaluated a comprehensive weight-loss program that targeted both an individual's behavior and his or her physical and social home environment...
  4. pmc Binge eating and weight loss outcomes in overweight and obese individuals with type 2 diabetes: results from the Look AHEAD trial
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, 2006 Hillside Rd, Unit 1248, Storrs, CT 06269 1248, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:1447-55. 2008
    ..Binge eating (BE) is common in overweight and obese individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus, but little is known about how BE affects weight loss in this population...
  5. pmc Weight loss treatment influences untreated spouses and the home environment: evidence of a ripple effect
    A A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health, Intervention and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:1678-84. 2008
    ..To examine whether a weight loss program delivered to one spouse has beneficial effects on the untreated spouse and the home environment...
  6. doi request reprint Failure to meet weight loss expectations does not impact maintenance in successful weight losers
    Amy A Gorin
    Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Brown Medical School Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3086-90. 2007
    ..The objective was to examine whether having a weight loss experience that lives up to one's expectations is related to maintenance in a group of successful weight losers participating in the STOP Regain trial...
  7. pmc Home grocery delivery improves the household food environments of behavioral weight loss participants: Results of an 8-week pilot study
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, 406 Babbidge Road, Unit 1020, Storrs, CT 06269 1020, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 4:58. 2007
    ..More research is needed to determine whether this is a viable strategy to strengthen stimulus control and improve weight loss outcomes...
  8. pmc Effect of weight loss on urinary incontinence in overweight and obese women: results at 12 and 18 months
    Rena R Wing
    The Miriam Hospital, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Urol 184:1005-10. 2010
    ..Initial weight loss improves urinary incontinence in overweight and obese women. In this study we examined the longer term effects of a weight loss intervention on urinary incontinence...
  9. pmc Maintaining large weight losses: the role of behavioral and psychological factors
    Rena R Wing
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:1015-21. 2008
    ..Future programs should focus on maintaining physical activity, dietary restraints, and frequent self-weighing and should include stronger components to modify psychological parameters...
  10. pmc Successful weight-loss maintenance in relation to method of weight loss
    Angela Marinilli Pinto
    Department of Psychology, Baruch College, The City University of New York, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:2456-61. 2008
    ..The generalizability of these findings is limited by the sizeable weight losses achieved by study participants...
  11. ncbi request reprint STOP regain: are there negative effects of daily weighing?
    Rena R Wing
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:652-6. 2007
    ..03). Daily weighing appears to be an important aspect of weight loss maintenance and was not associated with adverse psychological effects...
  12. ncbi request reprint Autonomy support, self-regulation, and weight loss
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut
    Health Psychol 33:332-9. 2014
    ..PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2014 APA, all rights reserved). ..
  13. pmc Preventing weight gain in young adults: a randomized controlled pilot study
    Jessica Gokee LaRose
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Brown Medical School and The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:63-8. 2010
    ..Weight gain in young adults is an important public health problem and few interventions have been successful...
  14. pmc A statewide intervention reduces BMI in adults: Shape Up Rhode Island results
    Rena R Wing
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:991-5. 2009
    ..These data provide a benchmark that can be used for comparisons with other statewide campaigns. Research on ways to improve such campaigns is needed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Medical triggers are associated with better short- and long-term weight loss outcomes
    Amy A Gorin
    Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, The Miriam Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Prev Med 39:612-6. 2004
    ..Medical events are often reported as triggers for weight loss, but it is unknown whether medical triggers result in better short- and long-term weight control...
  16. pmc Examining a ripple effect: do spouses' behavior changes predict each other's weight loss?
    Anna E Schierberl Scherr
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, 406 Babbidge Road, Unit 1020, Storrs, CT 06269, USA
    J Obes 2013:297268. 2013
    ..We assessed whether spouses' diet and activity changes impacted each other's weight loss when both members attended an active weight loss program (TOGETHER) or only the primary participant attended treatment (ALONE)...
  17. pmc Improving urinary incontinence in overweight and obese women through modest weight loss
    Rena R Wing
    Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 116:284-92. 2010
    ..To examine the relationship between magnitude of weight loss and changes in urinary incontinence frequency...
  18. ncbi request reprint A self-regulation program for maintenance of weight loss
    Rena R Wing
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:1563-71. 2006
    ..We developed a maintenance program based on self-regulation theory and tested the efficacy of delivering the program face to face or over the Internet...
  19. pmc Beliefs about weight gain among young adults: potential challenges to prevention
    Jessica Gokee LaRose
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 19:1901-4. 2011
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Behavioral techniques for treating the obese patient
    Rena R Wing
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Prim Care 30:375-91. 2003
    ..Changes in diet and exercise can produce long-term weight loss with tremendous positive impact. Primary care physicians are well positioned to support these behavior changes in their overweight patients...
  21. doi request reprint Effect of mood and eating disorders on the short-term outcome of laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Amy A Gorin
    Department of Psychology, Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
    Obes Surg 19:1685-90. 2009
    ....
  22. pmc Behavioral self-regulation for weight loss in young adults: a randomized controlled trial
    Jessica Gokee-LaRose
    Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 6:10. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  23. doi request reprint The effects of self-criticism and self-oriented perfectionism on goal pursuit
    Theodore A Powers
    University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, Department of Psychology, North Dartmouth, MA 02747 2300, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 37:964-75. 2011
    ..Implications for the debate concerning the possible positive effects of perfectionistic strivings are also discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of spouse involvement in cognitive behavioral therapy for binge eating disorder
    Amy A Gorin
    The Miriam Hospital, Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 33:421-33. 2003
    ..This study examined whether involving the spouse in group cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for binge eating disorder (BED) enhances treatment outcome relative to standard group CBT...

Research Grants9

  1. Role of home environment in weight loss maintenance
    Amy Gorin; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The data collected in the ancillary study will provide new information about the reach of behavioral weight loss treatment and about the role of the home environment in weight loss. ..
  2. Role of home environment in weight loss maintenance
    Amy Gorin; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The data collected in the ancillary study will provide new information about the reach of behavioral weight loss treatment and about the role of the home environment in weight loss. ..
  3. Role of home environment in weight loss maintenance
    Amy Gorin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The data collected in the ancillary study will provide new information about the reach of behavioral weight loss treatment and about the role of the home environment in weight loss. ..
  4. Modifying obesogenic homes: Impact on weight maintenance
    Amy Gorin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This home environmental approach, if successful, has potential applications to the maintenance of other important health behaviors. ..
  5. Role of home environment in weight loss maintenance
    Amy Gorin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The data collected in the ancillary study will provide new information about the reach of behavioral weight loss treatment and about the role of the home environment in weight loss. ..
  6. Modifying obesogenic homes: Impact on weight maintenance
    Amy Gorin; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This home environmental approach, if successful, has potential applications to the maintenance of other important health behaviors. ..
  7. Modifying obesogenic homes: Impact on weight maintenance
    Amy Gorin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This home environmental approach, if successful, has potential applications to the maintenance of other important health behaviors. ..
  8. Modifying obesogenic homes: Impact on weight maintenance
    Amy Gorin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This home environmental approach, if successful, has potential applications to the maintenance of other important health behaviors. ..
  9. Modifying obesogenic homes: Impact on weight maintenance
    Amy Gorin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This home environmental approach, if successful, has potential applications to the maintenance of other important health behaviors. ..