Research & Publications

 

Eating Disorders and Obesity

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Publications and Presentations

Refereed Journal Articles

Durso, L. E., Latner, J. D., & Hayashi, K. (in press). Perceived discrimination is associated with binge eating in a community sample of non-overweight, overweight, and obese adults. Obesity Facts.

Ebneter, D. S., & Latner, J. D. (in press).  A comparison of stigma and causal beliefs across eating disorders, obesity and major depressive disorder.  Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease

Latner, J. D., & Ciao, A. C. (in press). Weight-loss history as a predictor of obesity treatment outcome: Prospective, long-term results from group behavioral, self-help treatment.  Journal of Health Psychology.

Latner, J. D., Durso, L. E., & Mond, J. M. (in press). Health and health-related quality of life among treatment-seeking overweight adults: Associations with internalized weight bias.  Journal of Eating Disorders.

Latner, J. D., Mond, J. M., Vallance, J. K., Gleaves, D. H., & Buckett, G. (in press). Body checking and avoidance in women with and without eating disorders: Associations with quality of life. Eating Behaviors.

Latner, J. D., Mond, J. M., Vallance, J. K., Gleaves, D. H., & Buckett, G. (in press). Quality of life impairment and the attitudinal and behavioral features of eating disorders. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease.

O’Brien, K. S., Latner, J. D., & Ebneter, D. S. 2  (in press). Obesity discrimination: The role of physical appearance, personal ideology, and obesity stigma.  International Journal of Obesity. (PDF)

O’Brien, K. S., Latner, J. D., & Shovelton, J. (in press). Anti-gay and lesbian prejudice in general university and physical education students: The role of physical and athletic identity and attributes, authoritarian aggression, social dominance orientation.  International Journal of Psychology. (PDF)

Ciao, A. C., Latner, J. D., & Durso, L. E. 2 (2012). Treatment seeking and barriers to weight loss treatments of different intensity levels among obese and overweight individuals. Eating and Weight Disorders, 17, e9-16. (PDF)

Durso, L. E., Latner, J. D., White, M. A., Masheb, R. M., Blomquist, K. K., Morgan, P. T., & Grilo, C. M. (2012). Internalized weight bias in obese patients with binge eating disorder: Associations with eating disturbances and psychological functioning. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 45, 423-427. (PDF)

Ebneter, D. S., Latner, J. D., Rosewall, J. K., 2 & Chisholm, A. M. (2012). Impulsivity in restrained eaters: Emotional and external eating are associated with attentional and motor impulsivity. Eating and Weight Disorders, 17, e62-65. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Ebneter, D. S., & O’Brien, K. S. (2012). Residual obesity stigma: An experimental investigation of bias against obese and lean targets differing in weight-loss history. Obesity, 20, 2035-2038(PDF)

Lieberman, D., Tybur, J., & Latner, J. D. (2012). Disgust sensitivity, obesity stigma, and gender: Contamination psychology predicts weight bias for women, not men.  Obesity, 20, 1803-1814. (PDF)

Ciao, A. C., & Latner, J. D. (2011). Reducing obesity stigma: The effectiveness of cognitive dissonance and social consensus interventions. Obesity, 19, 1768-1774. (PDF)

Ebneter, D. S., 2 Latner, J. D., & O'Brien, K. S. (2011). Just world beliefs, causal beliefs, and acquaintance:  Associations with stigma toward eating disorders and obesity. Personality and Individual Differences, 51, 618-622. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Knight,T., & Illingworth, K. (2011). Body image and self-esteem among Asian, Pacific Islander, and White college students in Hawaii and Australia. Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 19, 355-361. (PDF)

Vallance, J. K., Latner, J.D., Gleaves, D.H. (2011). The relationship between eating disorder psychopathology and health-related quality of life within a community sample. Quality of Life Research, 20, 675-682. (PDF)

Clyne, C., Latner, J. D., Gleaves, D. H., & Blampied, N. M. (2010). Treatment of emotional dysregulation in full syndrome and subthreshold binge eating disorder. Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 18, 408-424. (PDF)

Knight,T., Latner, J. D., & Illingworth, K. (2010). Tolerance of larger body sizes by young adults living in Australia and Hawaii. Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 18, 425-434. (PDF)

Mond, J.M., Latner, J.D., Hay, P.H., Owen, C., Rodgers, B. (2010). Objective and subjective bulimic episodes in the classification of bulimic-type eating disorders: Another nail in the coffin of a problematic distinction. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 48, 661-669. (PDF)

O’Brien, K. S., Puhl, R. M, Latner, J. D,. Mir, A. S., Hunter, J. A. (2010). Reducing anti-fat prejudice in pre-service health students: A randomized trial. Obesity, 18, 2138-2144. (PDF)

Boyes, A. D., & Latner, J. D. (2009). Weight bias in existing intimate relationships. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 35, 282-293. (PDF)

Horsburgh-McLeod, G., Latner, J. D., & O’Brien, K. (2009). Unprompted generation of obesity stereotypes. Eating and Weight Disorders, 14, 153-157. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Wilson, G. T., Jackson, M. L., & Stunkard, A. J. (2009). Greater history of weight-related stigmatizing experience is associated with greater weight loss in obesity treatment. Journal of Health Psychology, 14, 190-199.

Latner, J. D., Rosewall, J. K., 2 & Chisholm, A. M. (2009). Food volume effects on intake and appetite in women with binge eating disorder and weight-matched controls. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 42, 68-75. (PDF)

Bachman, K. H., Friedman, K. E., Lane Kunz, R. L., Latner, J. D., Rowen, L., Tyler, R. (2008). Roundtable discussion: Weight stigmatization and bias. Bariatric Nursing and Surgical Patient Care, 3, 7-15.

Durso, L., & Latner, J. D. (2008). Understanding self-directed stigma: Development of the Weight Bias Internalization Scale. Obesity, 16 (Suppl. 2), S80-S86. (PDF)

Latner, J. D. (2008). Obesity and the challenge of long-term weight loss: The role of continuing care and self-help. the Behavior Therapist, 31, 109-113.

Latner, J. D., O’Brien, K., Durso, L., Brinkman, L., & MacDonald, T. (2008). Weighing obesity stigma: Relative strength of different targets of bias. International Journal of Obesity, 32, 1145-1152. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Vallance, J. K., & Buckett, G. (2008). Health-related quality of life in women with eating disorders: The association with subjective and objective binge eating. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings, 15, 148-153. (PDF)

Latner, J. D. (2008). Body checking and avoidance among behavioral weight loss participants. Body Image, 5, 91-98. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Rosewall, J. K., & Chisholm, A. M. (2008). Energy density effects on food intake, appetite ratings, and loss of control in women with binge eating disorder and weight-matched controls. Eating Behaviors, 9, 257-266. (PDF)

Latner, J. D. & Clyne, C. (2008). The diagnostic validity of the criteria for binge eating disorder. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 41, 1-14. (PDF)

O’Brien, K. S., Latner, J. D., Halberstadt, J., Hunter, J. A., Anderson, J., & Caputi, P. (2008). Do anti-fat attitudes predict anti-fat behaviours? Obesity, 16 (Suppl. 2), S87-S92. (PDF)

Puhl, R. M., & Latner, J. D. (2008). Weight Bias: New science on a significant social problem. Obesity, 16 (Suppl . 2), S1-2.

Boyes, A. D., Fletcher, G. J. O., & Latner, J. D. (2007). Male and female body image and dieting in the context of intimate relationships. Journal of Family Psychology, 21, 764-768. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Simmonds, M. B., Rosewall, J., & Stunkard, A. J. (2007). Assessment of obesity stigmatization in children and adolescents: Modernizing a standard measure. Obesity, 15, 3078-3085. (PDF)

Latner, J. D. , Hildebrandt, T., Rosewall, J. K., Chisholm, A. M., & Hayashi, K. (2007). Loss of control over eating reflects eating disturbances and general psychopathology. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 45, 2203-2211 . (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Rosewall, J. & Simmonds, M. B. (2007). Childhood obesity stigma: Association with television, videogame, and magazine exposure. Body Image, 4, 147-155. (PDF)

Latner, J. D. (2007). Self-help for obesity and binge eating. Nutrition Today, 42, 81-85. (PDF)

Puhl, R. M. & Latner, J. D. (2007). Stigma, obesity, and the health of the nation’s children. Psychological Bulletin, 133, 557-580. (PDF)

Delinsky, S. S., Latner, J. D., & Wilson, G. T. (2006). Binge eating and weight loss in a self-help behavior modification program. Obesity, 14, 1244-1249. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Stunkard, A. J., Wilson, G. T., & Jackson, M. L. (2006). The perceived effectiveness of continuing care and group support in the long–term self–help treatment of obesity. Obesity, 14, 464–471. (PDF)

Hildebrandt, T., & Latner, J. D. (2006). Effect of self–monitoring on binge eating: Treatment response or "binge drift"? European Eating Disorders Review, 14, 16–22. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Stunkard, A. J., & Wilson, G. T. (2005). Stigmatized students: Age, gender, and ethnicity effects in the stigmatization of obesity. Obesity Research, 13, 1226–1231. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., & Wilson, G. T. (2004). Binge eating and satiety in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder: Effects of macronutrient intake. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 36, 402–415. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Wetzler, S., Goodman, E., & Glinski, J. (2004). A prospective study of gastric bypass in a low income, inner city population: Eating disturbances and weight loss. Obesity Research, 12, 956–961. (PDF)

Latner, J. D. (2003). Macronutrient effects on satiety and binge eating in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder. Appetite, 40, 309–311. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., & Stunkard, A. J. (2003). Getting worse: The stigmatization of obese children. Obesity Research, 11, 452–456. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., & Wilson, G. T. (2002). Self–monitoring and the assessment of binge eating. Behavior Therapy, 33, 465–477. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Wilson, G. T., Stunkard, A. J., & Jackson, M. L. (2002). Self–help and long–term behavior therapy for obesity. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 40, 805–812. (PDF)

Latner, J. D. (2001). Self–help in the long–term treatment of obesity. Obesity Reviews, 2, 87–97. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., & Wilson, G. T. (2000). Cognitive–behavioral therapy and nutritional counseling in the treatment of bulimia nervosa and binge eating. Eating Behaviors, 1, 3–21. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., Stunkard, A. J., Wilson, G. T., Jackson, M. L., Zelitch, D. S., & Labouvie, E. (2000). Effective long–term treatment of obesity: A continuing care model. International Journal of Obesity, 24, 893–898. (PDF)

Latner, J. D., & Schwartz, M. (1999). The effects of a high–carbohydrate, high–protein, or balanced lunch upon later food intake and hunger ratings. Appetite, 33, 119–128. (PDF)

 

Chapters in Edited Volumes

Latner, J. D., Kelly, M., & Murakami, J. M. (in press).  Eating disorders and health related quality of life. In A. C. Michalos (ed.), Enclyclopedia of Quality of Life Research. Springer.

Latner, J. D., Puhl, R. M., & Stunkard, A. J. (2012). Cultural attitudes and biases towards obesity. In S. R. Akabas, S. A. Lederman, & B. J. Moore (eds.), Textbook of Obesity: Biological, Psychological and Cultural Influences (pp. 42-57). Wiley-Blackwell.

Latner, J. D. (2012). Body weight and body image in adults. In T. F. Cash (ed.), Encyclopedia of Body Image and Human Appearance (pp. 264-269). Elsevier.

Latner, J. D., & Wilson, R. E. (2011). Obesity and body image in adulthood. In T. F. Cash, & L. Smolak (eds.). Body Image: A Handbook of Science, Practice, and Prevention, 2nd Ed (pp. 189-197). Guilford Press.

Gleaves, D. H., Latner, J. D. & Ambwani, S. (2009). Eating disorders. In J. L. Matson, F. Andrasik, & M. L. Matson (eds.). Treating Childhood Psychopathology and Developmental Disabilities (pp. 403-433). Springer.

Heiby, E. M., & Latner, J. D. (2008). The future of the profession. In D. C. S. Richard, & S. K. Huprich (eds.) Clinical Psychology: Assessment, Treatment, and Research. New York: Academic Press.

Gleaves, D. H., & Latner, J. D. (2008). Evidence based therapies for children and adolescents with eating disorders. In M. C. Roberts and T. D. Elkin, & R. G. Steele (eds.) Handbook of Evidence-Based Therapies for Children and Adolescents (pp. 335-353). Springer Publishers.

Latner, J. D., & Wilson, G. T. Obesity and binge eating disorder. (2008). In G. A. Bray, & C. Bouchard, (eds.) Handbook of Obesity, 3rd Ed (pp. 553-567). Informa Healthcare.

Hildebrandt, T., & Latner, J. D. (2007). Stereotypes and group norms in the perception of attractiveness. In V. Swami, & A. Furnham (eds.), Body Beautiful: Evolutionary and Socio-cultural Perspectives. (pp. 209-235). Palgrave MacMillan.

Latner, J. D., & Wilson, G. T. (2007). Continuing care and self–help in the treatment of obesity. In J. D. Latner, & G. T. Wilson (eds.) Self–help Approaches for Obesity and Eating Disorders: Research and Practice. (pp. 223-240). New York: Guilford Press. (PDF)

McIntosh, V. V. W., Jordan, J., Carter, J. D., Latner, J. D. & Wallace, A. (2007). Appetite focused cognitive behavior therapy for binge eating. In J. D. Latner, & G. T. Wilson (eds.), Self–help Approaches for Obesity and Eating Disorders: Research and Practice. (pp. 325-346). New York: Guilford Press.

Farmer, R., & Latner, J. D. (2007). Eating disorders. In P. Sturmey (ed.), Functional Analysis in Clinical Treatment. (pp. 379-402). Boston, MA: Academic Press.

Latner, J. D., & Schwartz, M. B. (2005). Weight Bias in a child's world. In K. D. Brownell, R. M. Puhl., M. B. Schwartz, L. Rudd (eds.), Weight Bias: Nature, Consequences, and Remedies. (pp. 54–67). New York: Guilford Press.

Wilson, G. T., & Latner, J. D. (2001). Eating disorders and addiction. In M. M. Hetherington (ed.), Food Cravings and Addiction. (pp. 585–605). London, U.K.: Leatherhead.

 

Edited Book

Latner, J. D., & Wilson, G. T. (Eds.) Self–help Approaches for Obesity and Eating Disorders: Research and Practice. New York: Guilford Press (2007). (Link)

 

Presentations at Refereed Conferences

Ciao, A., Ebneter, D, & Latner, J. (2012, May). Changes in binge eating and related behaviors following behavioral weight loss treatment. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Austin, TX.

Ciao, A.C., Brown, K., Ebneter, D.S., Essayli, J., Wilson, R., Kelly, M., Murakami, J., & Latner, J.D. (2012, May). Peer-led eating disorders prevention in high school girls: Feasibility, acceptability and initial results. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Austin, TX.

Ebneter, D. & Latner, J. (2012, May). Residual Obesity Stigma: An Experimental Investigation of Bias against Obese and Lean Targets Differing in Weight-loss History. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Austin, TX.

Ebneter, D. & Latner, J. (2012, May). Psychological Factors related to Eating Disordered Behaviors – The Relationship between the Consideration of Future Consequences and Eating Disordered Behaviors. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Austin, TX.

Ebneter, D., Ciao, A., & Latner, J. (2011, April). Lay Theories in Eating Disorders and Obesity – a Comparison of Causal Attributions across Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge-Eating Disorder, and Obesity. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Miami, FL.

Ebneter, D., Ciao, A., & Latner, J. (2011, April). Who’s to Blame? A comparison of Stigma toward Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, and Binge-Eating-Disorder versus Depression. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Miami, FL.

Wilson, R. E., & Latner, J. D. (2011, April). Body Image Dissatisfaction Predicts Physical and Psychological Functioning in Men and Women across the BMI Spectrum. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Miami, FL.

Ciao, A., Ebneter, D., & Latner, J. (2010, November). The Effects of Media Exposure on Attitudes about Weight. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA. 

Ciao, A., & Latner, J. D. (2010, May). Reducing Obesity Stigma: The Effectiveness of Cognitive Dissonance and Social Consensus Interventions. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Salzburg, Austria.

Durso, L., Latner, J. D. (2010, May). Discrimination as a Risk Factor for Binge Eating in Stigmatized Groups. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Salzburg, Austria.

Ebneter, D., Latner, J. D., Rosewall, J. K., & Chisholm, A. M. (2010, June). The role of impulsivity in emotional and external eating among restrained eaters. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Salzburg, Austria.

Rosewall, J. K., Gleaves, D. H., & Latner, J. D. (2008, September). Factors contributing to eating pathology in New Zealand adolescent and preadolescent girls. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eating Disorders Research Society, Montreal, Canada.

Ciao, A., Latner, J. D., Durso, L. (2008, May). Treatment seeking and barriers to treatments of different intensity levels among overweight and obese individuals. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Seattle, Washington.

Latner, J. D., Ciao, A., Wilson, R., Durso, L., & Clark Kadish, V. (2008, May). The effect of past weight loss attempts on treatment outcome in self-help treatment for obesity. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Seattle, Washington.

Latner, J. D., O’Brien, K., Durso, L., Brinkman, L., & MacDonald, T. (2008, May). Assessing the magnitude of weight bias. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Seattle, Washington.

Durso, L., & Latner, J. D. (2007, November). Internalized Weight Bias Predicts Mood and Eating Disturbance, Self-esteem, and Body Image in Overweight Individuals: Construction, Validation and Correlates of the Weight Bias Internalization Scale. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Latner, J. D., & Rosewall, J. K., & Chisholm, A. M. (2007, November). Effects of food volume on binge eating, intake, and appetite ratings in women with binge eating disorder or bulimia nervosa. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Latner, J. D., & Rosewall, J. K., & Chisholm, A. M. (2007, November). Effects of energy density on food consumption and appetite among overweight women with binge eating disorder and weight-matched controls. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Latner, J. D., Rosewall, J. K., & Simmonds, M. (2007, May). Origins of weight bias in children: The role of television, videogame, and magazine exposure. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Baltimore, Maryland.

Clark, V., & Latner, J. D. (2006, October). Predictors of weight Loss and duration of treatment in a self-help behavior modification program. Poster presented at Annual Scientific Meeting of NAASO, The Obesity Society, Boston, MA.

Clark, V., & Latner, J. D. (2006, October). Weight goals in participants in a self-help behavior modification program. Poster presented at Annual Scientific Meeting of NAASO, The Obesity Society, Boston, MA.

Latner, J. D., & Wilson, G. T. (2006, October). Body checking and avoidance among participants in behavioral weight loss treatment: Association with weight loss, body image, self-esteem, eating psychopathology, and obesity stigmatization. Poster presented at Annual Scientific Meeting of NAASO, The Obesity Society, Boston, MA.

Latner, J. D. & Hildebrandt, T. (2006, May). Loss of control over eating reflects rigid dietary restraint and general psychopathology. Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Science, New York, NY.

Latner, J. D., Jackson, M. L., & Wilson, G. T., & Stunkard, A. J. (2005, September). Stigmatizing experiences, fear of fat and body image: associations with weight loss and maintenance. Paper presented at the Australian Psychological Society Conference, Melbourne, Australia.

Clyne, C., Latner, J. D., & Blampied, N. (2005, August). Evaluation of a treatment programme for binge eating disorder teaching affect discrimination and regulation. Paper presented at the Australian and New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders Conference, Sydney, Australia.

Latner, J. D., Rosewall, J., Chisholm, A., & Clyne, C. (2005, April). Effect of dietary energy density on satiation in women with bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Montreal, Canada.

Latner, J. D., Jackson, M. L., & Wilson, G. T. (2005, April). Do body dissatisfaction, fear of weight gain, and stigmatization experiences predict obesity treatment outcome? Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Montreal, Canada.

Hildebrandt, T., & Latner, J. D. (2005, April). Response of binge eating to self–monitoring: Does binge drift occur? Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Montreal, Canada.

Latner, J. D., Jackson, M. L., & Wilson, G. T. (2004, August). Body dissatisfaction, fear of fat, and the experience of stigmatisation: Their relationship to weight loss and weight maintenance in obese patients. Paper presented at the Australian and New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders Conference, Melbourne, Australia.

Latner, J. D., Stunkard, A. J., & Wilson, G. T. (2004, April). Age, ethnic, and gender differences in the stigmatization of obesity. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Orlando, FL.

Latner, J. D., Delinsky, S. S., & Wilson, G. T. (2003, December). Binge eating and weight loss in a self–help behavioral treatment program for obesity. Paper presented at the Australasian Society for Psychiatric Research, Christchurch, New Zealand.

Latner, J. D., Wetzler, S., & Goodman, E. (2003, June). Binge eating and psychological disorders before and 15 months after bariatric surgery. Paper presented at the Conference of the American Society of Bariatric Surgeons, Boston, MA.

Latner, J. D., Wetzler, S., & Goodman, E. (2003, May). Binge eating disorder and night eating syndrome among morbidly obese patients before and after bariatric surgery. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Denver, CO.

Latner, J. D., & Wilson, G. T. (2002, April). Nutritional effects on binge eating in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder. Paper presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Boston, MA.

Latner, J. D., & Wilson, G. T. (2001, November). Effects of macronutrient intake on binge eating. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Eating Disorders Research Society, Albuquerque, NM

Latner, J. D., & Wilson, G. T. (2001, November). Reactivity to self–monitoring in eating disorders. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Philadelphia, PA.

Latner, J. D., Stunkard, A. J., & Wilson, G. T. (2001, November). Effective components of a behavioral self–help treatment for obesity providing continuing care. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Philadelphia, PA.

Latner, J. D., & Stunkard, A. J. (2001, June). The stigmatization of obese peers among 5th– and 6th– grade children: Comparison with a 1961 investigation. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior, Philadelphia, PA.

 

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