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Journal articles

Long EV; Vartanian LR; Herman CP; Polivy J, 2020, 'What does it mean to overeat?', Eating Behaviors, vol. 37, pp. 101390 - 101390, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eatbeh.2020.101390

Hayward LE; Vartanian LR; Kwok C; Newby JM, 2020, 'How might childhood adversity predict adult psychological distress? Applying the Identity Disruption Model to understanding depression and anxiety disorders', Journal of Affective Disorders, vol. 265, pp. 112 - 119, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2020.01.036

Vartanian LR; Hayward LE, 2020, 'Dimensions of internalization relevant to the identity disruption model of body dissatisfaction', Body Image, vol. 32, pp. 1 - 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bodyim.2019.10.008

Reily NM; Vartanian LR; Faasse K, 2020, 'Development of a scale to measure reasons for eating less healthily after exercise: the compensatory unhealthy eating scale', Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine, vol. 8, pp. 110 - 131, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21642850.2020.1734007

Rahimi-Ardabili H; Vartanian LR; Zwar N; Sharpe A; Reynolds RC, 2020, 'Efficacy and acceptability of a pilot dietary intervention focusing on self-compassion, goal-setting and self-monitoring', Public Health Nutrition, pp. 1 - 13, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1368980020000658

Kesby A; Maguire S; Vartanian LR; Grisham JR, 2019, 'Intolerance of uncertainty and eating disorder behaviour: Piloting a consumption task in a non-clinical sample', Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, vol. 65, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbtep.2019.101492

Hayward LE; Neang S; Ma S; Vartanian LR, 2019, 'Discussing weight with patients with overweight: Supportive (not stigmatizing) conversations increase compliance intentions and health motivation.', Stigma and Health, http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/sah0000173

Ruddock HK; Brunstrom JM; Vartanian LR; Higgs S, 2019, 'A systematic review and meta-analysis of the social facilitation of eating', American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, vol. 110, pp. 842 - 861, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ajcn/nqz155

Wang Y; Fardouly J; Vartanian LR; Lei L, 2019, 'Selfie-viewing and facial dissatisfaction among Chinese adolescents: A moderated mediation model of general attractiveness internalization and body appreciation', Body Image, vol. 30, pp. 35 - 43, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bodyim.2019.05.001

Black C; Vartanian LR; Faasse K, 2019, 'An Experimental Test of the Effects of a Target Person's Body Weight and Engagement with Health Behaviours on Perceptions of Overall Health', Applied Psychology: Health and Well-Being, vol. 11, pp. 240 - 261, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aphw.12151

Hayward LE; Vartanian LR, 2019, 'Potential unintended consequences of graphic warning labels on sugary drinks: do they promote obesity stigma?', Obesity Science and Practice, vol. 5, pp. 333 - 341, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/osp4.353

Wang Y; Xie X; Fardouly J; Vartanian LR; Lei L, 2019, 'The longitudinal and reciprocal relationships between selfie-related behaviors and self-objectification and appearance concerns among adolescents', New Media and Society, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1461444819894346

Vartanian LR; Trewartha T; Beames JR; Azevedo SM; Vanman EJ, 2018, 'Physiological and self-reported disgust reactions to obesity', Cognition and Emotion, vol. 32, pp. 579 - 592, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02699931.2017.1325728

Fardouly J; Willburger BK; Vartanian LR, 2018, 'Instagram use and young women’s body image concerns and self-objectification: Testing mediational pathways', New Media and Society, vol. 20, pp. 1380 - 1395, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1461444817694499

Vartanian LR; Hayward LE; Smyth JM; Paxton SJ; Touyz SW, 2018, 'Risk and resiliency factors related to body dissatisfaction and disordered eating: The identity disruption model', International Journal of Eating Disorders, vol. 51, pp. 322 - 330, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eat.22835

Hayward LE; Vartanian LR; Pinkus RT, 2018, 'Weight Stigma Predicts Poorer Psychological Well-Being Through Internalized Weight Bias and Maladaptive Coping Responses', Obesity, vol. 26, pp. 755 - 761, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/oby.22126

Jiang MYW; Vartanian LR, 2018, 'A review of existing measures of attentional biases in body image and eating disorders research', Australian Journal of Psychology, vol. 70, pp. 3 - 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ajpy.12161

Vartanian LR; Pinkus RT; Smyth JM, 2018, 'Experiences of weight stigma in everyday life: Implications for health motivation.', Stigma and Health, vol. 3, pp. 85 - 92, http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/sah0000077

Hayward LE; Vartanian LR; Pinkus RT, 2017, 'Coping with weight stigma: development and validation of a Brief Coping Responses Inventory', Obesity Science and Practice, vol. 3, pp. 373 - 383, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/osp4.125

Rahimi-Ardabili H; Reynolds R; Vartanian LR; McLeod LVD; Zwar N, 2017, 'A Systematic Review of the Efficacy of Interventions that Aim to Increase Self-Compassion on Nutrition Habits, Eating Behaviours, Body Weight and Body Image', Mindfulness, vol. 9, pp. 388 - 400, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12671-017-0804-0

Vartanian LR; Reily NM; Spanos S; McGuirk LC; Herman CP; Polivy J, 2017, 'Hunger, taste, and normative cues in predictions about food intake', Appetite, vol. 116, pp. 511 - 517, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2017.05.044

Swierad EM; Vartanian LR; King M, 2017, 'The influence of ethnic and mainstream cultures on African Americans' health behaviors: A qualitative study', Behavioral Sciences, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/bs7030049

Nevin SM; Vartanian LR, 2017, 'The stigma of clean dieting and orthorexia nervosa', Journal of Eating Disorders, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40337-017-0168-9

Vartanian LR; Reily NM; Spanos S; Herman CP; Polivy J, 2017, 'Self-reported overeating and attributions for food intake', Psychology and Health, vol. 32, pp. 483 - 492, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08870446.2017.1283040

Vartanian LR; Spanos S; Peter Herman C; Polivy J, 2017, 'Conflicting internal and external eating cues: Impact on food intake and attributions', Health Psychology, vol. 36, pp. 365 - 369, http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/hea0000447

Froreich FV; Vartanian LR; Zawadzki MJ; Grisham JR; Touyz SW, 2017, 'Psychological need satisfaction, control, and disordered eating', British Journal of Clinical Psychology, vol. 56, pp. 53 - 68, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bjc.12120

Fardouly J; Pinkus RT; Vartanian LR, 2017, 'The impact of appearance comparisons made through social media, traditional media, and in person in women's everyday lives', Body Image, vol. 20, pp. 31 - 39, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bodyim.2016.11.002

Vartanian LR; Kernan KM; Wansink B, 2017, 'Clutter, Chaos, and Overconsumption: The Role of Mind-Set in Stressful and Chaotic Food Environments', Environment and Behavior, vol. 49, pp. 215 - 223, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0013916516628178

Vartanian LR; Froreich FV; Smyth JM, 2016, 'A serial mediation model testing early adversity, self-concept clarity, and thin-ideal internalization as predictors of body dissatisfaction', Body Image, vol. 19, pp. 98 - 103, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bodyim.2016.08.013

Vartanian LR; Herman CP; Polivy J, 2016, 'What does it mean to eat an appropriate amount of food?', Eating Behaviors, vol. 23, pp. 24 - 27, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eatbeh.2016.07.002

Reily NM; Vartanian LR, 2016, 'The portion size effect on food intake is robust to contextual size information', Appetite, vol. 105, pp. 439 - 448, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2016.06.015

Reily NM; Herman CP; Vartanian LR, 2016, 'Portion-size preference as a function of individuals' body mass index', Obesity Science and Practice, vol. 2, pp. 241 - 247, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/osp4.59

O'Brien KS; Latner JD; Puhl RM; Vartanian LR; Giles C; Griva K; Carter A, 2016, 'The relationship between weight stigma and eating behavior is explained by weight bias internalization and psychological distress', Appetite, vol. 102, pp. 70 - 76, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2016.02.032

Vartanian LR; Porter AM, 2016, 'Weight stigma and eating behavior: A review of the literature', Appetite, vol. 102, pp. 3 - 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2016.01.034

Vartanian LR; Trewartha T; Vanman EJ, 2016, 'Disgust predicts prejudice and discrimination toward individuals with obesity', Journal of Applied Social Psychology, vol. 46, pp. 369 - 375, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jasp.12370

Beames JR; Black MJ; Vartanian LR, 2016, 'Prejudice toward individuals with obesity: Evidence for a pro-effort bias', Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, vol. 22, pp. 184 - 195, http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/xap0000079

Fardouly J; Vartanian LR, 2016, 'Social Media and Body Image Concerns: Current Research and Future Directions', Current Opinion in Psychology, vol. 9, pp. 1 - 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.copsyc.2015.09.005

Vartanian LR; Chen WH; Reily NM; Castel AD, 2016, 'The parallel impact of episodic memory and episodic future thinking on food intake', Appetite, vol. 101, pp. 31 - 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2016.02.149

Froreich FV; Vartanian LR; Grisham JR; Touyz SW, 2016, 'Dimensions of control and their relation to disordered eating behaviours and obsessive-compulsive symptoms', Journal of Eating Disorders, vol. 4, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s40337-016-0104-4

Herman CP; Polivy J; Vartanian LR; Pliner P, 2016, 'Are large portions responsible for the obesity epidemic?', Physiology and Behavior, vol. 156, pp. 177 - 181, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2016.01.024

Jiang MYW; Vartanian LR, 2016, 'The role of memory in the relationship between attention toward thin-ideal media and body dissatisfaction', Eating and Weight Disorders, vol. 21, pp. 57 - 64, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s40519-015-0196-x

Coleman SRM; Zawadzki MJ; Heron KE; Vartanian LR; Smyth JM, 2016, 'Self-focused and other-focused resiliency: Plausible mechanisms linking early family adversity to health problems in college women', Journal of American College Health, vol. 64, pp. 85 - 95, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07448481.2015.1075994

Spanos S; Vartanian LR; Herman CP; Polivy J, 2015, 'Personality, perceived appropriateness, and acknowledgement of social influences on food intake', Personality and Individual Differences, vol. 87, pp. 110 - 115, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.paid.2015.07.034

Azevedo SM; Vartanian LR, 2015, 'Ethical Issues for Public Health Approaches to Obesity', Current obesity reports, vol. 4, pp. 324 - 329, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13679-015-0166-7

Kerameas K; Vartanian LR; Herman CP; Polivy J, 2015, 'The effect of portion size and unit size on food intake: Unit bias or segmentation effect?', Health Psychology, vol. 34, pp. 670 - 676, http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/hea0000160

Peter Herman C; Polivy J; Pliner P; Vartanian LR, 2015, 'Mechanisms underlying the portion-size effect', Physiology and Behavior, vol. 144, pp. 129 - 136, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.physbeh.2015.03.025

Vartanian LR, 2015, 'Impression management and food intake. Current directions in research', Appetite, vol. 86, pp. 74 - 80, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.appet.2014.08.021

Spanos S; Kenda AS; Vartanian LR, 2015, 'Can serving-size labels reduce the portion-size effect? A pilot study', Eating Behaviors, vol. 16, pp. 40 - 42, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eatbeh.2014.10.007

Vartanian LR; Spanos S; Herman CP; Polivy J, 2015, 'Modeling of food intake: a meta-analytic review', Social Influence, vol. 10, pp. 119 - 136, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15534510.2015.1008037

Fardouly J; Vartanian LR, 2015, 'Negative comparisons about one's appearance mediate the relationship between Facebook usage and body image concerns', Body Image, vol. 12, pp. 82 - 88, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bodyim.2014.10.004


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