Siân A McLean

Summary

Affiliation: La Trobe University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dismantling prevention: Comparison of outcomes following media literacy and appearance comparison modules in a randomised controlled trial
    Siân A McLean
    La Trobe University, Australia
    J Health Psychol . 2016
  2. doi request reprint Does Media Literacy Mitigate Risk for Reduced Body Satisfaction Following Exposure to Thin-Ideal Media?
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, 3086, Australia
    J Youth Adolesc 45:1678-95. 2016
  3. doi request reprint The role of media literacy in body dissatisfaction and disordered eating: A systematic review
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne 3086, Australia Electronic address
    Body Image 19:9-23. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Prenotification but not envelope teaser increased response rates in a bulimia nervosa mental health literacy survey: A randomized controlled trial
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Kingsbury Drive, Melbourne, VIC 3086, Australia Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:870-6. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Mediators of the relationship between media literacy and body dissatisfaction in early adolescent girls: implications for prevention
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Body Image 10:282-9. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of face-to-face and internet interventions for body image and eating problems in adult women: an RCT
    Susan J Paxton
    School of Psychological Science, Faculty of Science, Technology and Engineering, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 40:692-704. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Stigmatizing attitudes and beliefs about bulimia nervosa: gender, age, education and income variability in a community sample
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 47:353-61. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Factors associated with body dissatisfaction and disordered eating in women in midlife
    Siân A McLean
    Faculty of Science, Technology and Engineering, School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 43:527-36. 2010
  9. doi request reprint A body image and disordered eating intervention for women in midlife: a randomized controlled trial
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:751-8. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Identifying Persuasive Public Health Messages to Change Community Knowledge and Attitudes About Bulimia Nervosa
    Siân A McLean
    a School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Health Commun 21:178-87. 2016

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Dismantling prevention: Comparison of outcomes following media literacy and appearance comparison modules in a randomised controlled trial
    Siân A McLean
    La Trobe University, Australia
    J Health Psychol . 2016
    ..Findings were similar in a high-risk subsample and overall are moderately supportive of appearance comparison-based interventions, but less supportive of a stand-alone media literacy intervention...
  2. doi request reprint Does Media Literacy Mitigate Risk for Reduced Body Satisfaction Following Exposure to Thin-Ideal Media?
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, 3086, Australia
    J Youth Adolesc 45:1678-95. 2016
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The role of media literacy in body dissatisfaction and disordered eating: A systematic review
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne 3086, Australia Electronic address
    Body Image 19:9-23. 2016
    ..Further research examining relationships between theoretically driven media literacy constructs and body and eating concerns is needed. Recommendations are made for evaluating media literacy-based eating disorder prevention...
  4. doi request reprint Prenotification but not envelope teaser increased response rates in a bulimia nervosa mental health literacy survey: A randomized controlled trial
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Kingsbury Drive, Melbourne, VIC 3086, Australia Electronic address
    J Clin Epidemiol 67:870-6. 2014
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Mediators of the relationship between media literacy and body dissatisfaction in early adolescent girls: implications for prevention
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Body Image 10:282-9. 2013
    ..Thus, a relationship between media literacy and eating disorder risk factors was observed. Findings may explain positive outcomes of media literacy interventions in eating disorder prevention...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of face-to-face and internet interventions for body image and eating problems in adult women: an RCT
    Susan J Paxton
    School of Psychological Science, Faculty of Science, Technology and Engineering, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 40:692-704. 2007
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Stigmatizing attitudes and beliefs about bulimia nervosa: gender, age, education and income variability in a community sample
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 47:353-61. 2014
    ..This study aimed to develop a measure of stigmatizing attitudes and beliefs towards bulimia nervosa (SAB-BN) and evaluate the distribution of beliefs across gender, age, education, and income groups...
  8. doi request reprint Factors associated with body dissatisfaction and disordered eating in women in midlife
    Siân A McLean
    Faculty of Science, Technology and Engineering, School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 43:527-36. 2010
    ..In this study, we examined developmentally appropriate factors that may be associated with body dissatisfaction and disordered eating in women in midlife...
  9. doi request reprint A body image and disordered eating intervention for women in midlife: a randomized controlled trial
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Consult Clin Psychol 79:751-8. 2011
    ..This study examined the outcome of a body image and disordered eating intervention for midlife women. The intervention was specifically designed to address risk factors that are pertinent in midlife...
  10. doi request reprint Identifying Persuasive Public Health Messages to Change Community Knowledge and Attitudes About Bulimia Nervosa
    Siân A McLean
    a School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    J Health Commun 21:178-87. 2016
    ..This study provides direction for persuasive content to be included in social marketing campaigns to reduce stigma toward bulimia nervosa. ..
  11. doi request reprint Stigmatizing attitudes and beliefs toward bulimia nervosa: the importance of knowledge and eating disorder symptoms
    Rachel Florence Rodgers
    Department of Counseling and Applied Educational Psychology, Northeastern University, Boston, MA Laboratoire de Stress Traumatique, Universite Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria Research School of Psychology, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Centre for Health Research, School of Medicine, University of Western Sydney, Sydney School of Medicine, James Cook University, Townsville and Australian Demographic and Social Research Institute, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    J Nerv Ment Dis 203:259-63. 2015
    ..Increasing community knowledge about bulimia may help mitigate stigmatization and perceived barriers to treatment. ..
  12. doi request reprint 'He's got his father's bias': Parental influence on weight bias in young children
    Emma C Spiel
    School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Br J Dev Psychol 34:198-211. 2016
    ..Among girls, parental attitudes were less predictive. Findings confirm the importance of fathers in the development of boys' body attitudes and inform prevention programmes. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Internet-delivered targeted group intervention for body dissatisfaction and disordered eating in adolescent girls: a randomized controlled trial
    Brooke E Heinicke
    School of Psychological Science, La Trobe University, Bundoora, Melbourne 3086, Australia
    J Abnorm Child Psychol 35:379-91. 2007
    ..Internet delivery was enthusiastically endorsed. The program offers a promising approach to improve body image and eating problems that also addresses geographic access problems...
  14. pmc The measurement of media literacy in eating disorder risk factor research: psychometric properties of six measures
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, 3086 Australia
    J Eat Disord 4:30. 2016
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Dietary restraint of 5-year-old girls: Associations with internalization of the thin ideal and maternal, media, and peer influences
    Stephanie R Damiano
    School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Bundoora, 3086, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 48:1166-9. 2015
    ..We explored individual and socio-cultural factors associated with weight-focussed dietary restraint tendencies (described as dietary restraint) in 5-year-old girls...
  16. doi request reprint Photoshopping the selfie: Self photo editing and photo investment are associated with body dissatisfaction in adolescent girls
    Siân A McLean
    School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Eat Disord 48:1132-40. 2015
    ....
  17. doi request reprint An evaluation of a body image intervention in adolescent girls delivered in single-sex versus co-educational classroom settings
    Candice J Dunstan
    School of Psychology and Public Health, La Trobe University, Melbourne, VIC 3086, Australia Electronic address
    Eat Behav . 2016
    ..Importantly, no significant differences between universal and selective delivery were observed, suggesting that the intervention is appropriate for dissemination in both modes...