Ashley N Gearhardt

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Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Preliminary validation of the Yale Food Addiction Scale
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Yale University, 2 Hillhouse Ave, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Appetite 52:430-6. 2009
  2. doi Body mass index and alcohol consumption: family history of alcoholism as a moderator
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:216-25. 2009
  3. pmc An examination of the food addiction construct in obese patients with binge eating disorder
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:657-63. 2012
  4. pmc Does co-morbid depression alter the inverse relationship between obesity and substance use disorders?
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, 2 Hillhouse Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 124:185-8. 2012
  5. doi The relationship between eating-related individual differences and visual attention to foods high in added fat and sugar
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, 2 Hillhouse Ave New Haven, CT 06511, United States
    Eat Behav 13:371-4. 2012
  6. doi Obesity and public policy
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 8:405-30. 2012
  7. pmc Binge eating disorder and food addiction
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Curr Drug Abuse Rev 4:201-7. 2011
  8. ncbi The addiction potential of hyperpalatable foods
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Curr Drug Abuse Rev 4:140-5. 2011
  9. ncbi The role of food addiction in clinical research
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Yale University Department of Psychology, 2 Hillhouse Ave New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 17:1140-2. 2011
  10. pmc Neural correlates of food addiction
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Yale University, 2 Hillhouse Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:808-16. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi Preliminary validation of the Yale Food Addiction Scale
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Yale University, 2 Hillhouse Ave, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Appetite 52:430-6. 2009
    ..5% and a non-clinical sample, but confirmation of the reliability and validity of the scale has the potential to facilitate empirical research on the concept of "food addiction"...
  2. doi Body mass index and alcohol consumption: family history of alcoholism as a moderator
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:216-25. 2009
    ..The results suggest a neurobiological link between alcohol use and food consumption, consistent with theories characterizing excess food consumption as an addictive behavior...
  3. pmc An examination of the food addiction construct in obese patients with binge eating disorder
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 45:657-63. 2012
    ..This study examined the psychometric properties of the Yale food addiction scale (YFAS) in obese patients with binge eating disorder (BED) and explored its association with measures of eating disorder and associated psychopathology...
  4. pmc Does co-morbid depression alter the inverse relationship between obesity and substance use disorders?
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, 2 Hillhouse Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 124:185-8. 2012
    ..It is unknown whether the inverse relationship between obesity and substance use disorders continues to exist in the presence of shared risk factors...
  5. doi The relationship between eating-related individual differences and visual attention to foods high in added fat and sugar
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, 2 Hillhouse Ave New Haven, CT 06511, United States
    Eat Behav 13:371-4. 2012
    ..g., sweets, candies, fried foods) relative to minimally processed foods (e.g., fruits, meats/nuts, vegetables) that are lower in fat/sugar content...
  6. doi Obesity and public policy
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 8:405-30. 2012
    ..The roles of the food industry and federal, state, and local governments are also discussed...
  7. pmc Binge eating disorder and food addiction
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Curr Drug Abuse Rev 4:201-7. 2011
    ....
  8. ncbi The addiction potential of hyperpalatable foods
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Curr Drug Abuse Rev 4:140-5. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi The role of food addiction in clinical research
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Yale University Department of Psychology, 2 Hillhouse Ave New Haven, Connecticut 06511, USA
    Curr Pharm Des 17:1140-2. 2011
    ..Further exploring the food-addiction construct may also lead to a better clinical understanding of obesity and eating disorders and suggest future avenues for more effectively treating these problems...
  10. pmc Neural correlates of food addiction
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Yale University, 2 Hillhouse Ave, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:808-16. 2011
    ..Although parallels in neural functioning between obesity and substance dependence have been found, to our knowledge, no studies have examined the neural correlates of addictive-like eating behavior...
  11. pmc An examination of food addiction in a racially diverse sample of obese patients with binge eating disorder in primary care settings
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 54:500-5. 2013
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  12. pmc Food-addiction scale measurement in 2 cohorts of middle-aged and older women
    Alan J Flint
    Departments of Epidemiology AJF, AEF, and EBR and Nutrition AJF and EBR, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA the Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI ANG the Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ WRC the Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT KDB the Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA AEF the Channing Division of Network Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA AEF and EBR and the Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA AEF
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:578-86. 2014
    ..Excess weight is a major threat to public health. An addiction-like tendency toward certain foods may contribute to overeating...
  13. pmc Can food be addictive? Public health and policy implications
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Addiction 106:1208-12. 2011
    ..Although the addictive potential of foods continues to be debated, important lessons learned in reducing the health and economic consequences of drug addiction may be especially useful in combating food-related problems...
  14. pmc Relation of obesity to neural activation in response to food commercials
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    University of Michigan, 2268 East Hall, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 Oregon Research Institute, 1776 Millrace, Dr Eugene, OR 97403 and Yale University, 309 Edwards Street, New Haven, CT 06511
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:932-8. 2014
    ..precuneus). Obese participants did exhibit greater activation in a region implicated in semantic control (e.g. medial temporal gyrus). These findings may inform current policy debates regarding the impact of food advertising to minors. ..
  15. ncbi Food addiction: an examination of the diagnostic criteria for dependence
    Ashley N Gearhardt
    From the Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT
    J Addict Med 3:1-7. 2009
    ..Thus, researchers need to carefully consider the implications of their work and the way in which the results may be interpreted...