J Kevin Thompson

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Affiliation: University of South Florida
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relations among multiple peer influences, body dissatisfaction, eating disturbance, and self-esteem: a comparison of average weight, at risk of overweight, and overweight adolescent girls
    J Kevin Thompson
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620 8200, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:24-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Differences in appearance-related commentary, body dissatisfaction, and eating disturbance among college women of varying weight groups
    Sylvia Herbozo
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Eat Behav 14:204-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Self-reported interference with academic functioning and eating disordered symptoms: associations with multiple dimensions of body image
    Tovah Yanover
    University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Body Image 5:326-8. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of exposure to thin-ideal media images on body dissatisfaction: testing the inclusion of a disclaimer versus warning label
    Rheanna N Ata
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, United States
    Body Image 10:472-80. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Gender comparisons of unhealthy weight-control behaviors among sixth-Graders
    Deborah Cragun
    Department of Community and Family Health, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:450-4. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-schema and social comparison explanations of body dissatisfaction: a laboratory investigation
    Patricia van den Berg
    University of South Florida, Department of Psychology, Tampa, FL 33620 8200, United States
    Body Image 4:29-38. 2007
  7. doi request reprint The effects of ambiguous appearance-related feedback on body image, mood states, and intentions to use body change strategies in college women: An experimental study
    Sylvia Herbozo
    University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, United States
    Body Image 7:327-34. 2010
  8. doi request reprint An experimental investigation of a psychoeducational strategy designed to reduce men's endorsement of societal ideals of women's attractiveness
    Yuko Yamamiya
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, United States
    Body Image 6:48-51. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Pursuit of muscularity in adolescent boys: relations among biopsychosocial variables and clinical outcomes
    Guy Cafri
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 35:283-91. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Dissonance-based eating disorder prevention program: a preliminary dismantling investigation
    Megan Roehrig
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620 8200, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:1-10. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Relations among multiple peer influences, body dissatisfaction, eating disturbance, and self-esteem: a comparison of average weight, at risk of overweight, and overweight adolescent girls
    J Kevin Thompson
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620 8200, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:24-9. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate peer-related influences on appearance, body dissatisfaction, eating disturbance, and self-esteem in average weight, at risk of overweight, and overweight adolescent girls...
  2. doi request reprint Differences in appearance-related commentary, body dissatisfaction, and eating disturbance among college women of varying weight groups
    Sylvia Herbozo
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Eat Behav 14:204-6. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that the weight status of young women likely influences the appearance-related commentary that they receive and the manner in which such commentary affects their body image and eating behaviors...
  3. doi request reprint Self-reported interference with academic functioning and eating disordered symptoms: associations with multiple dimensions of body image
    Tovah Yanover
    University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Body Image 5:326-8. 2008
    ..The results suggest that academic interference should be considered as a possible variable when evaluating the social and occupational problems associated with body image disturbance...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of exposure to thin-ideal media images on body dissatisfaction: testing the inclusion of a disclaimer versus warning label
    Rheanna N Ata
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, United States
    Body Image 10:472-80. 2013
    ..The results largely replicate other findings in this area and call into question advocacy efforts to label media images as a strategy to decrease women's identification with the stimuli. ..
  5. doi request reprint Gender comparisons of unhealthy weight-control behaviors among sixth-Graders
    Deborah Cragun
    Department of Community and Family Health, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:450-4. 2013
    ..To examine gender differences in unhealthy weight-control behaviors (UWCB) and identify key psychosocial and demographic correlates of UWCB among sixth-graders...
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-schema and social comparison explanations of body dissatisfaction: a laboratory investigation
    Patricia van den Berg
    University of South Florida, Department of Psychology, Tampa, FL 33620 8200, United States
    Body Image 4:29-38. 2007
    ..Results are discussed in the context of self-schema theory and social comparison, and suggestions are given for future research that might further shed light on these theoretical approaches for understanding body dissatisfaction...
  7. doi request reprint The effects of ambiguous appearance-related feedback on body image, mood states, and intentions to use body change strategies in college women: An experimental study
    Sylvia Herbozo
    University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, United States
    Body Image 7:327-34. 2010
    ..Limitations of the study are discussed and future indications for research in this area are suggested...
  8. doi request reprint An experimental investigation of a psychoeducational strategy designed to reduce men's endorsement of societal ideals of women's attractiveness
    Yuko Yamamiya
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, United States
    Body Image 6:48-51. 2009
    ..The limitations of the findings are discussed and avenues for future research in this area offered...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pursuit of muscularity in adolescent boys: relations among biopsychosocial variables and clinical outcomes
    Guy Cafri
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 35:283-91. 2006
    ..Body dissatisfaction and body mass index were significant predictors of dieting to gain weight. Additionally, negative affect, media influence, and sports participation predicted symptoms of MD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dissonance-based eating disorder prevention program: a preliminary dismantling investigation
    Megan Roehrig
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620 8200, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 39:1-10. 2006
    ..Because this program is multifaceted, containing psychoeducation, counterattitudinal advocacy, and behavioral exposure components, the current study sought to investigate the mechanisms involved in symptom reduction...
  11. ncbi request reprint The tripartite influence model of body image and eating disturbance: a replication with a Japanese sample
    Yuko Yamamiya
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:88-91. 2008
    ..To examine the tripartite influence model of body image and eating disturbance as a viable sociocultural explanation for the development of eating and body image problems with young Japanese females...
  12. pmc Genetic and environmental influences on thin-ideal internalization
    Jessica L Suisman
    Department of Psychology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:942-8. 2012
    ..This study used a twin design to estimate genetic effects on thin-ideal internalization and examine if environmental influences are primarily shared or nonshared in origin...
  13. doi request reprint Development and validation of the Compensatory Eating and Behaviors in Response to Alcohol Consumption Scale (CEBRACS)
    Collin J Rahal
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33606, USA
    Eat Behav 13:83-7. 2012
    ..04 to .44. T-tests revealed no gender differences in compensatory eating behaviors. Future research directions and limitations of the current study are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Peer influences, body-image dissatisfaction, eating dysfunction and self-esteem in adolescent girls
    Hemal Shroff
    University of South Florida, USA
    J Health Psychol 11:533-51. 2006
    ..Implications for intervention and prevention programs are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Symptom characteristics and psychiatric comorbidity among males with muscle dysmorphia
    Guy Cafri
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida Tampa, FL 33620 8200, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 49:374-9. 2008
    ..This study was designed to further investigate the symptom characteristics and psychiatric conditions associated with the disorder...
  16. ncbi request reprint The influence of communicator weight on psychoeducational message acceptance in females with high vs. low levels of body image disturbance
    Steffanie Sperry
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620 8200, USA
    Eat Behav 6:247-58. 2005
    ..Limitations of the current study are provided, as well as recommendations for future research...
  17. doi request reprint Weight ratings of others: The effects of multiple target and rater features
    Tovah Yanover
    University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, United States
    Body Image 7:149-55. 2010
    ..The findings offer support for further investigation of ethnic differences in weight ratings as a potential factor that might inform ethnic differences in overweight and obesity prevalence...
  18. ncbi request reprint Body image and eating disturbance in India: media and interpersonal influences
    Hemal Shroff
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 35:198-203. 2004
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Appearance motives to tan and not tan: evidence for validity and reliability of a new scale
    Guy Cafri
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33630, USA
    Ann Behav Med 35:209-20. 2008
    ..Risk for skin cancer is increased by UV exposure and decreased by sun protection. Appearance reasons to tan and not tan have consistently been shown to be related to intentions and behaviors to UV exposure and protection...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pursuit of the muscular ideal: Physical and psychological consequences and putative risk factors
    Guy Cafri
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620 8200, USA
    Clin Psychol Rev 25:215-39. 2005
    ..Putative risk factors for these behaviors will be identified, and the clinical disorder associated with the extreme abuse of these behaviors, muscle dysmorphia, will be examined...
  21. doi request reprint Appearance-related teasing, body dissatisfaction, and disordered eating: A meta-analysis
    Jessie E Menzel
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, United States
    Body Image 7:261-70. 2010
    ..The findings offer further support for the inclusion of strategies in body image and eating disorders' prevention and intervention programs that focus on handling negative, appearance-related commentary...
  22. doi request reprint Cosmetic surgery reality TV viewership: relations with cosmetic surgery attitudes, body image, and disordered eating
    Steffanie Sperry
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 62:7-11. 2009
    ..This increase in cosmetic surgery prevalence is paralleled by a surge in reality cosmetic surgery television programming...
  23. doi request reprint Fat stigmatization on YouTube: a content analysis
    Mallory Hussin
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Body Image 8:90-2. 2011
    ..5 times the rate of women, but they were only 1.7 times more often stigmatized. Future research avenues, including an experimental analysis of viewing stigmatizing videos on body image, are recommended...
  24. ncbi request reprint Relationship of body image to breast and skin self-examination intentions and behaviors
    Sari R Chait
    University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Body Image 6:60-3. 2009
    ..Future research should further examine this relationship utilizing longitudinal designs and more diverse populations...
  25. ncbi request reprint Eating problems, body image disturbances, and academic achievement: preliminary evaluation of the eating and body image disturbances academic interference scale
    Tovah Yanover
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:184-7. 2008
    ..To examine the relationships between a new scale, the Eating and Body Image Disturbances Academic Interference Scale (EBIDAIS), and measures of eating disturbance, body image, and academic achievement...
  26. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the convergence of muscle appearance attitude measures
    Guy Cafri
    University of South Florida, USA
    Assessment 11:224-9. 2004
    ..The results are discussed in light of the selection of methods for the assessment of muscle appearance attitudes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effects of a body image challenge on smoking motivation among college females
    Elena N Lopez
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S243-51. 2008
    ..This study examined the causal influence of body image upon smoking motivation by merging methodologies from the addiction and body image literatures...
  28. ncbi request reprint The sociocultural attitudes towards appearance scale-3 (SATAQ-3): development and validation
    J Kevin Thompson
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620 8200, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 35:293-304. 2004
    ..The goal of this investigation was to develop and validate a revision of a widely used measure of societal influences on body image and eating disturbances-the Sociocultural Attitudes Towards Appearance Questionnaire (SATAQ)...
  29. doi request reprint Investigating the role of appearance-based factors in predicting sunbathing and tanning salon use
    Guy Cafri Joel Hillhouse
    Department of Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, University of California San Diego, 3020 Children s Way MC 5033, San Diego, CA 92123 4282, USA
    J Behav Med 32:532-44. 2009
    ..The implications of these findings are considered...
  30. doi request reprint Psychological consequences of obesity: weight bias and body image in overweight and obese youth
    Jennifer A Harriger
    Department of Psychology, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA 90263, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 24:247-53. 2012
    ..Additionally, the authors present research pertaining to treatment and prevention of body image disturbance in overweight/obese youths and discuss potential future directions for research, prevention and advocacy...
  31. ncbi request reprint Adolescent motherhood and postpartum depression
    Robyn Birkeland
    University of South Florida, Tampa, 33620, USA
    J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol 34:292-300. 2005
    ..The findings are discussed in light of future work and the continued need to inform prevention and treatment programs for young mothers...
  32. ncbi request reprint Viewership of pro-eating disorder websites: association with body image and eating disturbances
    Kelley Harper
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:92-5. 2008
    ..To evaluate the association between pro-eating disorder website viewership and concurrent levels of body dissatisfaction and eating disturbance...
  33. ncbi request reprint Reliability assessment of the somatomorphic matrix
    Guy Cafri
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620 8200, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 35:597-600. 2004
    ..The appearance of muscularity is an emerging topic of research interest within the body image field. However, the most widely used measure to assess attitudes toward muscularity, the somatomorphic matrix, lacks pertinent reliability data...
  34. ncbi request reprint The Tripartite Influence model of body image and eating disturbance: a covariance structure modeling investigation testing the mediational role of appearance comparison
    Patricia van den Berg
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620 8200, USA
    J Psychosom Res 53:1007-20. 2002
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Weight bias in the media: a review of recent research
    Rheanna N Ata
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Obes Facts 3:41-6. 2010
    ..There is ample evidence that overweight and obese individuals are stigmatized in various forms of media. This weight bias is particularly disconcerting when it targets children and adolescents...
  36. ncbi request reprint Exercise status and sexual orientation as moderators of body image disturbance and eating disorders in males
    Michael Boroughs
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620 8200, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 31:307-11. 2002
    ..This study evaluated the moderating effects of sexual orientation and exercise status on measures of body image and eating disturbance in a sample of men...
  37. ncbi request reprint Fat stigmatization in television shows and movies: a content analysis
    Susan M Himes
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33620 7200, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:712-8. 2007
    ..To examine the phenomenon of fat stigmatization messages presented in television shows and movies, a content analysis was used to quantify and categorize fat-specific commentary and humor...
  38. ncbi request reprint Development of body image, eating disturbance, and general psychological functioning in adolescent females: a replication using covariance structure modeling in an Australian sample
    Patricia van den Berg
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620 8200, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 32:46-51. 2002
    ..The current study is a follow up to a covariance structure modeling (CSM) investigation of predictors of body image, eating dysfunction, and general psychological functioning in U.S. adolescent females...
  39. ncbi request reprint The development and validation of the Physical Appearance Comparison Scale-Revised (PACS-R)
    Lauren M Schaefer
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, United States
    Eat Behav 15:209-17. 2014
    ..Overall, results indicate that the PACS-R is a reliable and valid tool for assessing appearance comparison tendencies in women. ..
  40. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Body Esteem Scale for Adolescents and Adults in an early adolescent sample
    Deborah Cragun
    Department of Community and Family Health, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, 13201 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    Eat Weight Disord 18:275-82. 2013
    ..Validation of body esteem measures in pre- and early adolescent male and female populations is essential as gender differences regarding weight and body size concerns often emerge during this developmental period...
  41. ncbi request reprint An integration of cognitive-behavioral therapy and interpersonal psychotherapy for bulimia nervosa: a case study using the case formulation method
    Peter S Hendricks
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, 4202 East Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL 33620, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 37:171-4. 2005
    ..The current study provides an illustration of an integration of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) for the treatment of bulimia nervosa (BN), based on the case formulation strategy...
  42. ncbi request reprint Body image, teasing, and mood alterations: an experimental study of exposure to negative verbal commentary
    Kenneth Furman
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33620 8200, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 32:449-57. 2002
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint The impact of appearance-related teasing by family members
    Helene Keery
    Methodist Hospital, Eating Disorders Institute, St Louis Park, Minnesota 55426, USA
    J Adolesc Health 37:120-7. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the prevalence and effects of teasing by family members on body dissatisfaction, eating disturbance, and psychological functioning...
  44. ncbi request reprint Day-to-day body-image states: prospective predictors of intra-individual level and variability
    Jonathan A Rudiger
    Virginia Consortium Program in Clinical Psychology, Virginia Beach, VA, United States
    Body Image 4:1-9. 2007
    ..Implications and future directions for research are discussed...
  45. ncbi request reprint Appearance reasons for tanning mediate the relationship between media influence and UV exposure and sun protection
    Guy Cafri
    Arch Dermatol 142:1067-9. 2006
  46. ncbi request reprint Female college students and cosmetic surgery: an investigation of experiences, attitudes, and body image
    David B Sarwer
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Edwin and Fannie Gray Hall Center for Human Appearance, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:931-8. 2005
    ..Results of this study provide new information on young women's experiences and attitudes about cosmetic surgery and how these attitudes relate to body image...
  47. ncbi request reprint Body image and obesity in adulthood
    David B Sarwer
    Departments of Psychiatry and Surgery, The Edwin and Fannie Gray Hall Center for Human Appearance, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3108, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 28:69-87, viii. 2005
  48. ncbi request reprint The role of ethnicity and culture in body image and disordered eating among males
    Lina A Ricciardelli
    School of Psychology, Deakin University, Burwood Highway, Burwood, 3215, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Psychol Rev 27:582-606. 2007
    ..These include body build, levels of acculturation, socio-economic status, media exposure, and internalization of the muscular and lean body ideal...
  49. doi request reprint Psychological considerations of the bariatric surgery patient undergoing body contouring surgery
    David B Sarwer
    Department of Psychiatry, Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:423e-434e. 2008
    ..Little is known, however, about the psychosocial aspects of these procedures. This article discusses the psychological considerations of the postoperative bariatric surgery patient who undergoes body contouring surgery...
  50. ncbi request reprint Effects of dieting-related messages on psychological and weight control variables
    Megan Roehrig
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 41:164-73. 2008
    ..The current study sought to empirically examine the immediate and short-term effects of dieting-related psychoeducational messages on established risk factors for eating pathology and weight control variables...