Melanie K Bean

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Motivational interviewing with parents of overweight children: Study design and methods for the NOURISH+MI study
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 37:312-21. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Social cognitive factors associated with physical activity in elementary school girls
    Melanie K Bean
    Departments of Pediatrics and Psychology, Children s Hospital of Richmond and Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 36:265-74. 2012
  3. pmc A values-based Motivational Interviewing (MI) intervention for pediatric obesity: study design and methods for MI Values
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Richmond, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0440, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:667-74. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Family factors as correlates of diet in relatives of colon cancer patients
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Box 842018, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
    Am J Health Behav 32:347-55. 2008
  5. pmc Six-month dietary changes in ethnically diverse, obese adolescents participating in a multidisciplinary weight management program
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Pediatrics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:408-16. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Rural adolescent attitudes toward smoking and weight loss: relationship to smoking status
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:279-86. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Obesity in America: implications for clinical and health psychologists
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1200 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23298 0268, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 15:214-24. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Psychosocial factors, quality of life, and psychological distress: ethnic differences in patients with heart failure
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Pediatrics and Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0440, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 24:131-40. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Differences in food intake and exercise by smoking status in adolescents
    Diane B Wilson
    Department of Internal Medicine, and Massey Cancer Center, PO Box 980306, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0306, USA
    Prev Med 40:872-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors associated with non-smoking adolescents' intentions to smoke
    Brian N Smith
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
    Health Educ Res 22:238-47. 2007

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Motivational interviewing with parents of overweight children: Study design and methods for the NOURISH+MI study
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University, United States Electronic address
    Contemp Clin Trials 37:312-21. 2014
    ..Findings will contribute to the emerging literature examining the efficacy of MI within pediatric obesity interventions. ..
  2. doi request reprint Social cognitive factors associated with physical activity in elementary school girls
    Melanie K Bean
    Departments of Pediatrics and Psychology, Children s Hospital of Richmond and Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 36:265-74. 2012
    ..To examine social cognitive factors associated with physical activity (PA) among preadolescent girls...
  3. pmc A values-based Motivational Interviewing (MI) intervention for pediatric obesity: study design and methods for MI Values
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Richmond, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0440, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:667-74. 2011
    ..At study completion, findings will contribute to the emerging literature examining the efficacy of MI in the treatment of pediatric obesity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Family factors as correlates of diet in relatives of colon cancer patients
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Box 842018, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
    Am J Health Behav 32:347-55. 2008
    ..To examine family social support and closeness to the patient for their association with diet in first-degree relatives (FDRs) of colon cancer patients...
  5. pmc Six-month dietary changes in ethnically diverse, obese adolescents participating in a multidisciplinary weight management program
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Pediatrics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 50:408-16. 2011
    ..Findings suggest that participation in this multidisciplinary treatment helped participants make behaviorally based dietary changes, which were associated with improved dietary intakes and health status...
  6. doi request reprint Rural adolescent attitudes toward smoking and weight loss: relationship to smoking status
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284 2018, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:279-86. 2008
    ..Because weight concerns are a significant factor in youth smoking, these issues should be included in intervention efforts, particularly in rural communities where smoking rates are higher and age at initiation is earlier...
  7. doi request reprint Obesity in America: implications for clinical and health psychologists
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1200 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23298 0268, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 15:214-24. 2008
    ..Other considerations, such as weight gain associated with psychiatric medications, and directions for future involvement of psychologists in addressing the obesity epidemic are also discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Psychosocial factors, quality of life, and psychological distress: ethnic differences in patients with heart failure
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Pediatrics and Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0440, USA
    Prog Cardiovasc Nurs 24:131-40. 2009
    ..Findings suggest the importance of considering the unique psychosocial needs of diverse populations to appropriately target clinical interventions...
  9. ncbi request reprint Differences in food intake and exercise by smoking status in adolescents
    Diane B Wilson
    Department of Internal Medicine, and Massey Cancer Center, PO Box 980306, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0306, USA
    Prev Med 40:872-9. 2005
    ..This study examined the relationship between smoking and the consumption of fruit, vegetables, milk/dairy products and the frequency of exercise in 10,635 Virginia youth...
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial factors associated with non-smoking adolescents' intentions to smoke
    Brian N Smith
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
    Health Educ Res 22:238-47. 2007
    ..Findings are consistent with the TPB--attitudes, normative factors and perceived behavioral control each helped account for non-smoking adolescents' intentions to smoke. Implications for theory and intervention building are discussed...
  11. pmc Dietary intake in a randomized-controlled pilot of NOURISH: a parent intervention for overweight children
    Melanie K Bean
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University, PO Box 980140, Richmond, VA 23298 0140, USA
    Prev Med 55:224-7. 2012
    ..This study examined the impact of Nourishing Our Understanding of Role modeling to Improve Support and Health on child and parent dietary intake, secondary trial outcomes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Gender, ethnicity, psychosocial factors, and quality of life among severely overweight, treatment-seeking adolescents
    Marilyn Stern
    Department of Psychology and Pediatrics, Virginia Commonwealth University, 808 West Franklin Street, Richmond, Virginia 23284, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 32:90-4. 2007
    ..Self-esteem was examined as a potential mediator of the association between weight-related teasing and quality of life (QOL)...
  13. doi request reprint Executive function, intellectual decline and daily living skills
    Robert P Hart
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, VA 23298 0268, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 18:64-85. 2011
    ..These findings have implications for making more evidence-based recommendations about the capacity for independent living...
  14. doi request reprint Psychological treatment improves hemoglobin A1c outcomes in adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus
    Matthew J Bitsko
    Children s Hospital of Richmond, 1101 East Marshall Street, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    J Clin Psychol Med Settings 20:333-42. 2013
    ..Adolescents that utilized the pediatric psychology service saw decreased HgbA1c values over time...
  15. doi request reprint Systematic review of dietary interventions with college students: directions for future research and practice
    Nichole R Kelly
    Department of Psychology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 45:304-13. 2013
    ..To clarify directions for research and practice, research literature evaluating nutrition and dietary interventions in college and university settings was reviewed...
  16. doi request reprint Pediatric health care provider perceptions of weight loss surgery in adolescents
    Poornima Vanguri
    1Children s Hospital of Richmond at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 53:60-5. 2014
    ..Improved referral and management practices are needed. ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Middle school students' perceived access to cigarettes in Virginia
    Ilene S Speizer
    University of North Carolina, Department of Maternal and Child Health, Rosenau Hall, CB 7445, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7445, USA
    Am J Health Behav 32:399-410. 2008
    ..To examine correlates of perceived access to cigarettes at home, school, and the store among youth...