J D Latner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hawaii
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Food addiction as a causal model of obesity. Effects on stigma, blame, and perceived psychopathology
    Janet D Latner
    Psychology Department, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, USA Electronic address
    Appetite 77:79-84. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Quality of life impairment and the attitudinal and behavioral features of eating disorders
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu 96822, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:592-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Community-based behavioral weight-loss treatment: long-term maintenance of weight loss, physiological, and psychological outcomes
    Janet D Latner
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Psychology, 2530 Dole Street, Sakamaki C400, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Behav Res Ther 51:451-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Body checking and avoidance in women: associations with mental and physical health-related quality of life
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, United States
    Eat Behav 13:386-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Body image and self-esteem among Asian, Pacific Islander, and White college students in Hawaii and Australia
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2530 Dole Street, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Eat Disord 19:355-68. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Weighing obesity stigma: the relative strength of different forms of bias
    J D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:1145-52. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Body checking and avoidance among behavioral weight-loss participants
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Body Image 5:91-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The diagnostic validity of the criteria for binge eating disorder
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:1-14. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Childhood obesity stigma: association with television, videogame, and magazine exposure
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, United States
    Body Image 4:147-55. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Loss of control over eating reflects eating disturbances and general psychopathology
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2203-11. 2007

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. doi request reprint Food addiction as a causal model of obesity. Effects on stigma, blame, and perceived psychopathology
    Janet D Latner
    Psychology Department, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, USA Electronic address
    Appetite 77:79-84. 2014
    ..The present findings suggest that presenting obesity as an addiction does not increase weight bias and could even be helpful in reducing the widespread prejudice against obese people. ..
  2. doi request reprint Quality of life impairment and the attitudinal and behavioral features of eating disorders
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu 96822, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 201:592-7. 2013
    ..19-0.44). The prominent contribution of shape and weight concern to both mental and physical QOL impairment underlines the importance of addressing body dissatisfaction in the treatment and prevention of EDs...
  3. doi request reprint Community-based behavioral weight-loss treatment: long-term maintenance of weight loss, physiological, and psychological outcomes
    Janet D Latner
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Psychology, 2530 Dole Street, Sakamaki C400, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Behav Res Ther 51:451-9. 2013
    ..A community-based treatment program may be an effective form of behavioral-weight-loss treatment for overweight/obese adults. Weight losses, along with physiological and psychological benefits, were sustained over time. ..
  4. doi request reprint Body checking and avoidance in women: associations with mental and physical health-related quality of life
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, United States
    Eat Behav 13:386-9. 2012
    ..Targeting checking and avoidance in prevention and treatment programs may improve quality of life and reduce health-related functional impairment...
  5. doi request reprint Body image and self-esteem among Asian, Pacific Islander, and White college students in Hawaii and Australia
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2530 Dole Street, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Eat Disord 19:355-68. 2011
    ..The findings suggest different levels of risk for body image dissatisfaction, and its associated psychological consequences, across ethnic groups...
  6. doi request reprint Weighing obesity stigma: the relative strength of different forms of bias
    J D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:1145-52. 2008
    ..To compare the strength of weight bias to other common biases, and to develop a psychometrically sound measure to assess and compare bias against different targets...
  7. doi request reprint Body checking and avoidance among behavioral weight-loss participants
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Body Image 5:91-8. 2008
    ..Thus, body checking and avoidance behaviors were associated with psychological disturbances and poorer treatment outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint The diagnostic validity of the criteria for binge eating disorder
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:1-14. 2008
    ..This paper considers whether the criteria currently used to classify the diagnosis of binge eating disorder (BED) are valid and appropriate...
  9. ncbi request reprint Childhood obesity stigma: association with television, videogame, and magazine exposure
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, United States
    Body Image 4:147-55. 2007
    ..Thus, media exposure was associated with stigmatizing attitudes towards obese children. Mass media sources may lead children to devalue and stigmatize peers with above-average body weights...
  10. ncbi request reprint Loss of control over eating reflects eating disturbances and general psychopathology
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Behav Res Ther 45:2203-11. 2007
    ..SBEs may be an important target of treatment and should be considered for future diagnostic classifications of eating disorders...
  11. doi request reprint Energy density effects on food intake, appetite ratings, and loss of control in women with binge eating disorder and weight-matched controls
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Eat Behav 9:257-66. 2008
    ..Decreasing the energy density of food consumed may help target disturbances in satiation in women with frequent binge eating...
  12. ncbi request reprint The perceived effectiveness of continuing care and group support in the long-term self-help treatment of obesity
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:464-71. 2006
    ..This study examined treatment recipients' perception of the effectiveness of different components of a group self-help, continuing-care treatment program for obesity...
  13. doi request reprint Food volume effects on intake and appetite in women with binge-eating disorder and weight-matched controls
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:68-75. 2009
    ..Our study examined the effect of food volume on later intake and appetite ratings in 15 women with binge eating disorder (BED) and 15 healthy control women...
  14. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in women with eating disorders: association with subjective and objective binge eating
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 15:148-53. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that subjective bulimic episodes may be independently associated with impairment in QOL and may require specific attention as targets of treatment...
  15. doi request reprint Greater history of weight-related stigmatizing experience is associated with greater weight loss in obesity treatment
    Janet D Latner
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
    J Health Psychol 14:190-9. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that despite the negative psychological correlates of stigmatization, experience and fear of obesity's negative consequences may also be associated with improved treatment outcome...
  16. doi request reprint Assessment of obesity stigmatization in children and adolescents: modernizing a standard measure
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3078-85. 2007
    ..Stigmatization of overweight children is highly prevalent. However, the measurement of stigma has varied widely across studies. An up-to-date version of a commonly used measure of weight-related stigma is needed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effective long-term treatment of obesity: a continuing care model
    J D Latner
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854 8020, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:893-8. 2000
    ..The maintenance of treatment effects may therefore be the greatest challenge in the long-term management of obesity, and continuous care may be necessary to achieve it...
  18. ncbi request reprint Getting worse: the stigmatization of obese children
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Obes Res 11:452-6. 2003
    ..The prevalence of childhood obesity more than doubled in the period from 1961 to 2001. We replicated a 1961 study of stigma in childhood obesity to see what effect this increased prevalence has had on this stigma...
  19. ncbi request reprint Self-help and long-term behavior therapy for obesity
    J D Latner
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Behav Res Ther 40:805-12. 2002
    ..6 +/- 1.5 kg). These results demonstrate that the Trevose model of weight control, combining self-help and continuing care, can be extended and disseminated to other settings, with potentially significant public health consequences...
  20. ncbi request reprint Self-help in the long-term treatment of obesity
    J D Latner
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, 152 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854 8020, USA
    Obes Rev 2:87-97. 2001
    ..Self-help groups are a promising venue for the provision of continuing care and as an adjunct to more intensive, specialty therapies...
  21. doi request reprint Understanding self-directed stigma: development of the weight bias internalization scale
    Laura E Durso
    Department of Psychology, University of Hawai i at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:S80-6. 2008
    ..The present study developed the Weight Bias Internalization Scale (WBIS), an 11-item measure assessing internalized weight bias among the overweight and obese...
  22. ncbi request reprint Treatment seeking and barriers to weight loss treatments of different intensity levels among obese and overweight individuals
    A C Ciao
    University of Hawai i at Manoa, 2430 Campus Road, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Eat Weight Disord 17:e9-16. 2012
    ..However, these individuals could be encouraged to consider the less intensive treatments that are seen as more barrier-free...
  23. ncbi request reprint Gastric bypass in a low-income, inner-city population: eating disturbances and weight loss
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Obes Res 12:956-61. 2004
    ..To examine the prevalence of eating disturbances and psychiatric disorders among extremely obese patients before and after gastric bypass surgery and to examine the relationship between these disturbances and weight outcomes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Stigmatized students: age, sex, and ethnicity effects in the stigmatization of obesity
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Obes Res 13:1226-31. 2005
    ..Attitudes across ethnic groups were compared. In addition, these findings were compared with data showing severe stigmatization of obesity among children...
  25. ncbi request reprint Binge eating and weight loss in a self-help behavior modification program
    Sherrie Selwyn Delinsky
    McLean Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, MA, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1244-9. 2006
    ..To examine the occurrence of binge eating and its impact on weight loss outcomes among obese participants in the Trevose Behavior Modification Program, a lay-administered, lay-directed self-help weight loss program offering continuing care...
  26. ncbi request reprint Stigma, obesity, and the health of the nation's children
    Rebecca M Puhl
    Rudd Center for Food Policy and ObesityYale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8369, USA
    Psychol Bull 133:557-80. 2007
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  27. ncbi request reprint Comparison of weight-loss diets
    Janet D Latner
    JAMA 298:174; author reply 174-5. 2007
  28. doi request reprint Male and female body image and dieting in the context of intimate relationships
    Alice D Boyes
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Fam Psychol 21:764-8. 2007
    ..These results suggest that psychological processes in intimate relationships are linked with dieting and body satisfaction but that these links are different for men and for women...
  29. ncbi request reprint Binge eating and satiety in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder: effects of macronutrient intake
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Int J Eat Disord 36:402-15. 2004
    ..The current study tested the hypothesis that supplemental dietary protein would reduce binge eating frequency and test meal intake in women with bulimia nervosa (BN) or binge eating disorder (BED)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Macronutrient effects on satiety and binge eating in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder
    Janet D Latner
    Department of Psychology, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Appetite 40:309-11. 2003