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In Press

Arigo, D., Hooker, S., Funderburk, J.S., Dundon, M., et al. (in press). Perceptions of attrition from a national primary care weight management program. Primary Health Care Research & Development.  

Arigo, D., Smyth, J.M , Haggerty, K., & Raggio, G.A. (in press). The social context of the relationship between glycemic control and depressive symptoms in type 2 diabetes (PDF). Chronic Illness.

Butryn, M.L., Arigo, D., Raggio, G.A, Kaufman, A.I., Kerrigan, S.G., & Forman, E.M. (in press). Measuring the ability to tolerate activity-related discomfort: initial validation of the Physical Activity Acceptance Questionnaire (PAAQ). Journal of Physical Activity & Health.

Butryn, M.L., Lowe, M.R., & Raggio, G.A. (in press). Weight management. In R. Cautin, S. Lilienfeld (Eds.) & B. Gaudiano (Assoc Ed.), The Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology. Hoboken, NJ: Wily-Blackwell.

Forman, E.M., Juarascio, A.S., Martin, L.M., & Herbert, J.D. (in press). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (PDF). In R. Cautin, S. Lilienfeld (Eds) & B. Gaudiano (Assoc Ed.) The Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology. Hoboken, NJ: Wily-Blackwell.

Herbert, J.D., & Forman, E. M. (in press). Caution: The differences between CT and ACT may be larger (and smaller) than they appear. (PDF) Behavior Therapy.

Katterman, S.N., Butryn, M.L., Hood, M.M., & Lowe, M.R. (in press). Daily weight monitoring as a method of weight gain prevention in healthy weight and overweight young adult women. Journal of Health Psychology.

Sarwer, D.B., Butryn, M.L., Forman, E.F., & Bradley, L.E. (in press). Behavioral treatment/lifestyle modification. In C. Still, D. Sarwer, & J. Blankenship (Eds.), The ASMBS Textbook of Bariatric Surgery, vol. 2. Springer, New York.

 

2014

Arigo, D., Schumacher, L.M., & Martin, L.M. (2014). Upward appearance comparison and the development of eating pathology in college women (PDF). International Journal of Eating Disorders. DOI: 10.1002/eat.22240.

Arigo, D., Suls, J., & Smyth, J.M. (2014). Social comparisons and chronic illness: Literature synthesis and clinical implications (PDF). Health Psychology Review, 8, 154-214. DOI: 10.1080/17437199.2011.634572.

Goldstein, S.P., Forman, E.M., Meiran, N., Herbert, J.D., Juarascio, A., & Butryn, M.L. (2014). The discrepancy between implicit and explicit attitudes in predicting disinhibited eating (PDF). Eating Behaviors, 15, 164-170.

Juarascio A. S., Manasse S. M., Goldstein S. P., Forman E. M., and Butryn M. L. (2014) Review of Smartphone Applications for the Treatment of Eating Disorders (PDF). European Eating Disorders Review. DOI: 10.1002/erv.2327

Katterman, S.N., Goldstein, S.P., Butryn, M.L., Forman, E.M., & Lowe, M.R. (2014). Efficacy of an acceptance-based behavioral intervention for weight gain prevention in young adult women (PDF). Journal of Contextual Behavioral Sciences, 3, 45-50.

Lowe, M.R., Butryn, M.L., Thomas, J.G., & Coletta, M.C. (2014). Meal replacements, reduced energy density eating and weight loss maintenance: A randomized controlled trial. Obesity, 22, 94-100.

Martin, L. M., Plumb-Vilardaga, J. C., Timko, C. A. (2014). Examining the relationships amongst varieties of interpersonal valuing and mindfulness processes in eating pathology (PDF). Mindfulness (5)2, 111-123. doi: 10.1007/s12671-012-0156-8.

Manasse, S.M., Juarascio, A.S., Forman, E.M., Berner, L.A., Butryn, M.L., & Ruocco, A.C. (2014). Executive functioning in overweight individuals with and without loss-of-control eating (PDF). European Eating Disorders Review.

Raggio, G., Butryn, M., Arigo, D., Mikorski, R., & Palmer, S. (2014). The prevalence and correlates of sexual morbidity in long-term breast cancer survivors (PDF). Psychology & Health, 29(6), 632-650.

Timko, C. A., Juarascio, A. S., Martin, L. M., Faherty, A., & Kalodner, C. (2014). Body image avoidance: An under-explored yet important factor in the relationship between body image dissatisfaction and disordered eating (PDF). Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science.

Witt, A. A., Raggio, G. A., Butryn, M. L., & Lowe, M. R. (2014). Do hunger and exposure to food affect scores on a measure of hedonic hunger? An experimental study (PDF). Appetite, 74, 1-5.

2013

Butryn, M.L., Juarascio, A., Shaw, J., Kerrigan, S.G., Clark, V.L., O’Planick, A., & Forman, E.M. (2013). Mindfulness and its relationship with eating disorders symptomatology in women receiving residential treatment (PDF). Eating Behaviors, 14,13-16.

Forman, E.M., Butryn, M.L., Juarascio, A.S., Bradley, L.E., Lowe, M.R., Herbert, J.D., & Shaw, J.A. (2013). The Mind Your Health Project: Evaluating an innovative behavioral treatment for obesity (PDF)Obesity, 21, 1119-1126.

Forman, E.M., Hoffman, K.L., Juarascio, A.S., Butryn, M.L., Herbert, J.D. (2013). Comparison of acceptance-based and standard cognitive-based coping strategies for craving sweets in overweight and obese women (PDF). Eating Behaviors, 14(1), 64-68.

Gellis, L.A., Arigo, D., & Elliott, J.C. (2013). Cognitive refocusing technique for insomnia: A randomized controlled trial in university students (PDF). Behavior Research and Therapy, 44, 100-110.

Goldstein, S. P., Forman, E. M., Meiran, N., Herbert, J. D., Juarascio, A. S., & Butryn, M. L. (2013). The discrepancy between implicit and explicit attitudes in predicting disinhibited eating (PDF). Eating behaviors.

Juarascio, A.S, Kerrigan, S., Goldstein, S. P., Shaw, J., Forman, E. M., Butryn, M., & Herbert, J. D. (2013). Baseline eating disorder severity predicts response to an acceptance and commitment therapy-based group treatment (PDF). Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 2(3), 74-78.

Juarascio, A.S., Shaw, J.S., Forman, E.M., Herbert, J.D., Timko, C.A., Butryn. M.L., Bunnell, D., Matteucci, A.J., Lowe, M. (2013).Acceptance and commitment therapy as a novel treatment for eating disorders: An initial test of efficacy and mediation (PDF). Behavior Modification.

Juarascio, A.S, Shaw, J., Forman, E. M., Timko, C. A., Herbert, J. D., Butryn, M. L., & Lowe, M. (2013). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for eating disorders: Clinical applications of a group treatment (PDF). Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 2(3), 85-94.

Stice, E., Butryn, M.L., Rohde, P., Shaw, H., & Marti, C.N. (2013). An effectiveness trial of a new enhanced dissonance eating disorder prevention program among female college students (PDF). Behavior Research and Therapy, 51, 862-871.

Theim, K. R., Brown, J. D.,  Juarascio, A. S.,Malcolm, R. R., & O’Neil, P. M. (2013). Relations of hedonic hunger and behavioral change to weight loss among adults in a behavioral weight loss program utilizing meal-replacement products (PDF). Behavior modification, 37(6), 790-805.

Tuscan, L. A., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Juarascio, A. S., Izzetoglu, M., & Schultheis, M. (2013). Exploring frontal asymmetry using functional near-infrared spectroscopy: a preliminary study of the effects of social anxiety during interaction and performance tasks (PDF). Brain imaging and behavior, 7(2), 140-153.

Yuen, E. K., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Goetter, E. M., Juarascio, A. S., Rabin, S., Goodwin C., Bouchard, S. (2013). Acceptance Based Behavior Therapy for Social Anxiety Disorder through Videoconferencing (PDF). Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 27(4):389-97.

2012

Arigo, D., Anskis, A.M., & Smyth, J.M. (2012). Psychiatric comorbidities in women with Celiac Disease (PDF). Chronic Illness, 8, 45-55.

Arigo, D., & Smyth, J.M. (2012). The benefits of expressive writing on sleep difficulty and appearance concerns for college women (PDF). Psychology & Health, 27, 210-226.

Butryn, M.L., Coletta, M., & Clark, V.L. (2012). Behavioral treatment for obesity. In S.R. Akabas, S.A. Lederman, & B.J. Moore (Eds.), Understanding obesity: biological, psychological and cultural influences (pp. 253-272). New York: Wiley.

Butryn, M.L., Kerrigan, S.G., & Kelly, M. (2012.) Self-guided weight loss. In T. F. Cash (Ed.), Encyclopedia of body image and human appearance (pp. 718-723). San Diego: Academic Press.

England, E. L., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Rabin, S. J., Juarascio, A.S, & Goldstein, S. P. (2012). Acceptance-based exposure therapy for public speaking anxiety (PDF). Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 1(1), 66-72.

Forman, E.M., Herbert, J.D., Juarascio, A.S., Yeomans, J.D., Zebell, J.A., Goetter, E.M., & Moitra, E. (2012). The Drexel Defusion Scale: A new measure of experiential distancing (PDF). Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 1, 55-65.

Forman, E. M., Park, J. A., Goetter, E. M., Herbert, J. D, & Yuen, E.K. (2012). Long-term follow up of a randomized controlled trial comparing acceptance and commitment therapy and cognitive therapy for anxiety and depression. (PDF) Behavior Therapy.

Goodwin, C.L., Forman, E.M., Herbert, J.D., Butryn, M.L., & Ledley, G.S. (2012.) A pilot study examining the initial effectiveness of a brief acceptance based behavior therapy for modifying diet and physical activity among cardiac patients. (PDF) Behavior Modification, 36, 201-219.

Herbert, J.D., Goetter, E.M., Forman, E.M., Yuen, E.K., Erford, B.M., Milillo, J.J., & Goldstein, S.P. (2012). Crossing the Line: Interstate delivery of remote psychological services (PDF). The Behavior Therapist, 8, 145-152.

Martin, L.M., Plumb-Vilardaga, J.C., & Timko, C.A. (2012). Examining the relationship amongst varieties of interpersonal values and mindfulness processes in eating pathology (PDF). Mindfulness,1-13. doi: 10.1007/s12671-012-0156-8.

Smyth, J.M., Pennebaker, J.W., & Arigo, D. (2012). What are the health effects of disclosure? In A. Baum, T. Revenson, & J. Singer (Eds.), Handbook of Health Psychology (2nd ed., pp. 175-191). New York, NY: Taylor & Francis.

Yuen, E. K., *Goetter, E. M., Herbert, J. D., & Forman, E. M. (2012). Challenges and opportunities in Internet-mediated telemental Health. (PDF) Professional Psychology: Research and Practice, 43(1), 1-8.

2011

Butryn, M. L., Forman, E. M., Hoffman, K. L., Shaw, J. A., Juarascio, A. S. (2011). A Pilot Study of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Promotion of Physical Activity (PDF). Journal of Physical Activity and Health.

Butryn, M.L., Webb, V., & Wadden, T.A. (2011.) Behavioral treatment of obesity (PDF). Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 34, 841-859.

Chowansky, A., Timko, C.A., Juarascio, A.S. (2011).  The effect of a pre-load experiment on subsequent food consumption: Caloric and macronutrient intake in the days following a pre-load manipulation (PDF), Appetite 58(2):747-53.

Forman, E. M. & Herbert, J. D. (2009). New directions in cognitive behavior therapy: Acceptance-based therapies. In W. ODonohue & J. E. Fisher, (Eds.), General principles and empirically supported techniques of cognitive behavior therapy (pp. 77-101), Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.

Herbert, J. D. & Forman, E. M., Eds. (2011). Acceptance and Mindfulness in Cognitive Behavior Therapy: Understanding and Applying the New Therapies. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.

Juarascio, A. S., Forman, E. M., Timko, Butryn, M. L. & Goodwin, C. (2011). The development and validation of the food craving acceptance and action questionnaire (PDF). Eating Behaviors, 12, 182-187.

Juarascio, A. S., Forman, E. M., Timko, C. A., Herbert, J. D., Butryn, M. L. & Lowe, M. R. (2011). Implicit internalization of the thin ideal as a predictor of increases in weight, body dissatisfaction and disordered eating (PDF). Eating Behaviors, 12, 207-213.

2010

Butryn, M.L., Juarascio, A., & Lowe, M.R. (2010). The relation of weight suppression and BMI to bulimic symptoms (PDF). International Journal of Eating Disorders.

Butryn, M.L., Wadden, T.A., Rukstalis, M.R., Bishop-Gilyard, C., Xanthopolous, M.S., Louden, D., & Berkowitz, R.I. (2010). Maintenance of weight loss in adolescents: current status and future directions (PDF). Journal of Obesity. doi:10.1155/2010/789280

Juarascio, A. S., Forman, E. M., & Herbert, J. D. (2010). Acceptance and commitment therapy versus cognitive therapy for the treatment of comorbid eating pathology (PDF). Behavior Modification, 34(2), 175-190.

Juarascio, A.S., Shoaib, A., & Timko, C.A. (2010).  Content analysis of pro-anorexia groups on internet-based social networking sites (PDF). Eating Disorders: Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 18(5), 393-407.

Timko, C.A., & Mooney, K. M., Juarascio, A.S. (2010). Changes in body image and disordered  eating in college students over the course of an academic year (PDF). Eating and Weight Disorders/Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia, and Obesity. 15 (1-2):e93-7.

2009

Butryn,M.L., Thomas,G.T., & Lowe, M.R. (2009).Reductions in internal disinhibition during weight loss predict better weight loss maintenance. Obesity, 17, 1101-1103.

Forman, E. M., Butryn, M., Hoffman, K.L., & Herbert, J. D (2009). An open trial of an acceptance-based behavioral treatment for weight loss (PDF). Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 16, 223-235.

2008

Juarascio, A.S. & Butryn, M. (2008). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: Principles and Potential Use with Eating Disorders (PDF).Renfrew Perspective, January issue.

Forman, E.M., Hoffman, K. L., McGrath, K. B., Brandsma, L., Herbert, J. D. & Lowe, M. R. (2007). A comparison of acceptance- and control-based strategies for coping with food cravings: An analog study (PDF). Behaviour Research and Therapy, 45, 2372-2386.

Forman, E.M., Hoffman, K. L., McGrath, K. B., Brandsma, L., Herbert, J. D. & Lowe, M. R. (2007). The Power of Food Scale predicts chocolate cravings and consumption and response to a cravings intervention (abstract). (PDF) Appetite, 49, 291.

Lowe, M.R., & Butryn, M.L. (2007). Hedonic hunger: A new dimension of appetite? Physiology and Behavior, 91, 432-439.

Presentations

2014

Arigo, D., Schumacher, L.M., Smyth, J.M., O'Connor, D., Pinkasavage, E., & Matteucci, A. (2014, April). Expressive Writing about Body Image: Linguistic Characteristics of Changes in Social Comparison. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

Arigo, D., Smyth, J.M , Haggerty, K., & Raggio, G. (2014, March). Social comparisons mediate the relationship between depression and symptom severity in adults with type 2 diabetes. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society, San Francisco, CA.

Butryn, M.L., Arigo, D., Kaufman, A., Raggio, G., Kerrigan, S., & Forman, E. (2014, April). The Physical Activity Acceptance Questionnaire (PAAQ): A validated measure of the ability to tolerate activity-related discomfort. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

Butryn, M.L., Becker, C., & Kilpela, L.S (2014, March). The Body Project: disseminating evidence-based eating disorders prevention. Workshop presented at the annual meeting of the Academy for Eating Disorders, New York, NY.

Butryn, M.L., & Forman, E.F. (2014, April). Acceptance-based behavioral intervention for health-related behavior change: theory and clinical applications. Seminar presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

Forman, E.M. (2014, November). An acceptance-based behavioral approach to weight control: Theory, technique and outcomes.  Invited talk to be presented at Annual Meeting of the Obesity Society.  Boston, MA.

Forman, E.M. (2014, March). Acceptance-Based Behavioral Treatment for Obesity: Theory, Technique and Empirical Outcomes.  Invited talk presented at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center.  Seattle, WA.

Forman, E. M., Butryn, M.L., Juarascio, A. S., Manasse, S.M., Goldstein, S.P.,  Naik, G., Segall, J. (2014, March).  Utilizing ecological momentary intervention to enhance and disseminate CBT: The development of TakeControl, a smartphone app for the treatment of binge eating disorder. Poster presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, New York City, NY.

Forman, E.M., Martin, L.M., Shaw, J.A., Butryn, M.L., Goldstein, S.P., Juarascio A.S, Manasse, S.M., Tilson, A.M., Bradley, L.E., Ibrahim, A.Y., & Schumacher, L.M (2014, April).  Technology-Assisted Interventions for Binge Eating and Overconsumption of Snack Foods.  In S.P. Goldstein (Chair), Challenges and Considerations in creating Ecological Momentary Interventions for Disordered Eating Behaviors.  Symposium presented at the 35th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

Hitchcock, P. H., Martin, L. M., Fischer, L., Herbert, J. D. (2014, July). Mindfulness: Acceptance versus Control-based Conceptions. Poster presented at the 12th annual world meeting of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, Minneapolis, MN.

Manasse, S.M., Forman, E.M., Berner, L.A., Butryn, M.L., Frohn, A.F., & Ruocco, A.C. (2014, March). Working memory and distress tolerance as predictors of eating behavior in overweight women with and without loss-of-control eating. Poster presented at the AED International Conference on Eating Disorders. New York, NY.

Manasse, S.M., Forman, E.M., Juarascio, A.S., Espel, H.M., Schumacher, L.M., Butryn, M.L., Fitzpatrick, K.K., &  Ruocco, A.C (2014, April). An Investigation of the Neurocognitive Profile of Binge Eating Disorder: Preliminary Findings. Paper presented at the AED International Conference on Eating Disorders Neuropsychology SIG Meeting. New York, NY.

Manasse, S.M., Matteucci, A.J., Berner, L.A., Kerrigan, S.G., Forman, E.M., Butryn, M.L., & Ruocco, A.C. (2014, April) Weight Status and outcome in behavioral weight loss interventions: What can cognitive neuroscience tell us that the client cannot? Poster presented to the Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting.

Martin, L. M. (2014, July). Discussant, There is No I on the Road to Graduate School: The Development and Implementation of Undergraduate Research Labs in Contextual Behavioral Science. Symposium presented at the 12th annual world meeting of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, Minneapolis, MN.

Matteucci, A.J., Juarascio, A.S., Schumacher, L.M., Forman, E.M., & Herbert, J.D. (2014, March). Perseveration as a potential mediator of body-image dissatisfaction and eating pathology. Poster presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, New York City, NY.

Raggio, G., Allison, K., Sarwer, D., Spitzer, J., Haggerty, A., & Chu, C. (2014, April). Sexual Distress as a Predictor of Weight Loss in Endometrial Cancer Survivors. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

2013

Arigo, D. & Smyth, J.M. (2013, March). The impact of social comparisons on motivation for self-care among individuals with type 2 diabetes. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society, Miami, FL.

Arigo, D., Butryn, M.L., Raggio, G., Kirch, M. & Lowe, M.R. (2013, November). Changes in Body Satisfaction Eating Behaviors, and Weight over the First Two Years of College: Relationships with Pedometer-Assessed Physical Activity. Poster presented at the annual meeting of The Obesity Society, Atlanta, GA.

Bradley, L. E., Forman, E. M., Sarwer, D. B., Butryn, M. L., & Herbert, J. D. (2013, November). A Role for Acceptance-Based Interventions to Stop Weight Regain in Bariatric Surgery Patients. Paper presented at

Obesity Week, Atlanta, GA.

Bradley, L. E., Forman, E. M., Sarwer, D. B., Butryn, M. L., & Herbert, J. D. (2013, November). Behavioral Interventions to Stop Weight Regain in Bariatric Surgery Patients: Patient Attitudes and Preliminary Effectiveness. Poster to be presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy, Nashville, TN.

Butryn, M.L., Arigo, D., & Gorin, A.A. (2013, November). More support that support matters: perceived support from spouses is associated with weight loss success. Poster presented at the annual meeting of The Obesity Society, Atlanta, GA.

Butryn, M.L., Matteucci, A.J., Forman, E.M., Raggio, G., Mikorski, R., & Kerrigan, S.G. (March, 2013). An experimental pilot test of an acceptance-based physical activity intervention. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Francisco, CA.

Forman, E.M., Butryn, M.L., Bradley, L.E., Juarascio, A.S., Shaw, J.A., Lowe, M.R., Herbert, J. Clark, V. (2013, March). Outcomes from Mind Your Health I and II: Randomized Controlled Trials of an Innovative Acceptance-based Behavioral Treatment for Obesity. In Impact of Novel Obesity Intervention Studies. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Francisco, CA.

Forman, E.M., Butryn, M.L., Bradley, L.E., Juarascio, A.S., Shaw, J.S., Lowe, M.R., Herbert, J., & Clark, V. (March, 2013). Outcomes from Mind Your Health I and II: Randomized Controlled Trials of an Innovative Acceptance-based Behavioral Treatment for Obesity. InImpact of Novel Obesity Intervention Studies. Paper to be presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Francisco, CA.

Forman, E.M., *Martin, L.M., Shaw, J.A., Butryn, M.L., Goldstein, S.P., Tilson, A.M., Bradley, L.E., Ibrahim, A.Y., & Schumacher, L.M (November, 2013). Mindful Awareness Training Versus Computer-Based Inhibitory Control-Training for Decreasing Hedonic Eating. Poster presented at the 31st annual meeting of The Obesity Society, Atlanta, Georgia.

Manasse, S.M, Forman, E.M., Frohn, A.F., Matteucci, A.J, Berner, L.A., Goldstein, S.P., Ruocco, A,C. & Butryn, M.L. (2013, November). Neurocognitive ability as a predictor of outcome in behavioral weight loss treatment. Poster presented at the Association for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies. Nashville, TN.

Manasse, S.M, Forman, E.M., Frohn, A.F., Matteucci, A.J, Ruocco, A,C. & Butryn, M.L. (2013, November). Overweight individuals with and without loss of control eating: an investigation of neurocognitive ability. Poster presented at the Association for Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies. Nashville, TN.

Manasse, S.M., Forman, E.M., Goldstein, S.P., Berner, L.A., Ruocco, A.C., Butryn, M.L., & Frohn, A.F. (2013, November) Executive function and implicit attitudes as predictors of early outcome in a behavioral weight loss intervention. Poster presented at the Obesity Society annual meeting. Atlanta, GA.

Manasse, S.M., Goldstein, S.P., Forman, E.M., Berner, L.A., Butryn, M.L., & Ruocco, A.C. (2013, November) Do implicit attitudes moderate the relationship between executive function and BMI?  Poster presented at the Obesity Society annual meeting. Atlanta, GA.

Manasse, S.M. (2013, October). Addressing Eating Disorders in a Primary Care Setting. Invited talk presented to Drexel Family Medicine. Philadelphia, PA.

Raggio, G., Palmer, S., Butryn, M., & Mikorski, R. (2013, March). Sexual Problems and Mindfulness in Breast Cancer Survivors. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Francisco, CA.

2012

Arigo, D., Behnke, L.D., & Smyth, J.M. (2012, April). Health-Based Social Comparisons: The Effect of Instructions to Focus on Similarities or Differences. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

Arigo, D., Funderburk, J.S., Hooker, S.A., Dundon, M., Dickenson, E…Downey, S. (2012, April). Implementation of a Nationwide Weight Management Program: Providers’ Feedback on the Veterans Health Administration-MOVE!® Program for Veterans). Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

Bradley, L.E., Forman, E.F., Butryn, M.L. (2012, September). Long-term weight control strategies and their association with weight maintenance in a behavioral weight loss program. Poster presented at the 30th Annual Obesity Society Scientific Meeting, San Antonio, TX.

Butryn, M.L. (2012, April). Empirically-supported eating disorders prevention. Training session presented at the Fifth Annual Eating Disorders Institute, Plymouth, NH.

Butryn, M.L., Forman, E.F., & Bradley, L. (2012, May). Acceptance-based behavioral treatment for obesity: 6-month follow-up outcomes and moderators of effectiveness from a randomized clinical trial. Paper presented at the European Congress on Obesity, Lyon, France.

Butryn, M.L., Forman, E.F., & Bradley, L. (2012, May). Acceptance-based behavioral treatment for obesity: 6-month follow-up outcomes and moderators of effectiveness from a randomized clinical trial. Paper presented at the European Congress on Obesity, Lyon, France.

Forman, E.M., Butryn, M., Juarascio, A.S., Bradley, L.E., Kelly, M., Belmont, A.P., Lowe, M.R., Herbert, J.D., & Clark, V.L. (2012, September). A randomized controlled trial comparing the gold standard and acceptance-based behavioral treatment for obesity: Outcomes from the mind your health program. Poster presented at the 30th Annual Obesity Society Scientific Meeting, San Antonio, TX.

Forman, E.M., Butryn, M.L., Bradley, L., Juarascio, A.S., Shaw, J., & Kelly, M. (July, 2012). Outcomes from the Mind Your Health project: A randomized controlled trial comparing standard behavioral and acceptance-based behavioral interventions for obesity. In L. Martin (Chair), The Role of ACT in Battling the Obesity Epidemic: Current Research and Future Directions. Paper presented at the 10th World Conference of the Association of Contextual Behavioral Science, Washington, DC.

Forman, E.M., Butryn, M.L., Bradley, L.E., Juarascio, A.S., Shaw, J.A., Lowe, M.R., Herbert, J., Kelly, M., Belmont, A., Clark, V. (November, 2012). Outcomes from the Mind Your Health project: A randomized controlled trial comparing standard behavioral and acceptance-based behavioral interventions for obesity (PDF). In M. Butryn (Chair), Innovative Behavioral Approaches to Weight Loss.Paper presented at the 46th annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, MD.

Gellis, L.A., Arigo, D., & Elliott, J.C. (2012, November). Investigating a Cognitive Refocusing Technique for Insomnia: A Randomized Controlled Trial in University Students. Poster presented at the 46th annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, MD.

Goldstein, S.P., Forman, E.M., Herbert, J.D., Juarascio, A.S., Erford, B., & Barbieri, A.J. (2012, November). Implicit-explicit attitude discrepancy as a predictor of disinhibited eating and the moderating role of psychological acceptance. Poster presented at the 46th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, MD.

Goldstein, S., Martin, L., Glassman, L.H., Bradley, L., Herbert, J., Forman, E. (2012, September). The relationship between distress tolerance and disordered eating constructs. Poster presented at the 30th Annual Obesity Society Scientific Meeting, San Antonio, TX.

Hooker, S.A., Dundon, M., Arigo, D., Funderburk, J.S, O’Donohue, J…Downey, S. (2012, April). The Veterans Health Administration’s MOVE!® Program: Providers’ Perceptions of Attrition. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, New Orleans, LA.

Juarascio, A.S., Forman, E., Timko, C.A., Shaw, J., Matteucci, A., Herbert, J., Butryn, M., & Lowe, M. (2012, May). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy as a novel treatment for eating disorders: An initial test of efficacy and mediation. Paper presented at the AED 2012 Annual Conference, Austin, TX.

Juarascio, A.S., Matteucci, A., Forman, E.M., & Herbert, J.D. (2012, July). The role of values in the treatment of eating disorders. In N. Reetz (Chair), Building flexibility with food, body, and self: Contextual behavior science and disordered eating. Symposium presented at the 10th World Conference of the Association of Contextual Behavioral Science, Washington, DC.

Matteucci, A.J., Juarascio, A.S., Forman, E.M., & Herbert, J.D. (2012, November). Body-related acceptance as a potential mediator of body image dissatisfaction and eating pathology. Poster presented at the 46th Annual Convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, MD.

Martin, L. M. (2012, July). Chair, ACT for disordered eating: Recent findings. Symposium presented at the 10th annual world meeting of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, Washington, D.C. Presented by Masuda, A.

Martin, L. M. (2012, July). Chair, Are anxiety treatments focusing on the wrong outcomes? Symposium presented at the 10th annual world meeting of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, Washington, D.C. Presented by Glassman, L. H.

Martin, L. M. (2012, July). Chair, The role of ACT in battling the obesity epidemic: Current research and future directions. Symposium presented at the 10th annual world meeting of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, Washington, D. C. Presented by Hooper, N.

Martin, L. M., Coughlin, J. W., Tiwari, R.,  Seide, M., Guarda, A. G., Redgrave, G. W. (2012, May). Self-injurious behavior and eating disorders: Psychological correlates and short-term treatment outcomes. Poster presented at the annual International Conference of Eating Disorders, Austin, TX.

Martin, L. M., Forman, E. M., Butryn, M. L. (2012, May). A contextual approach to the obesity epidemic.  In J. Jacobi (chair),Contextual Behavioral Science as Framework for Understanding Binge-Eating and Obesity. Paper presented at the 38th annual meeting of the Association of Behavioral Analysis International, Seattle, WA.

Martin, L. M., Juarascio, A. S., Faherty, A., Kalodner, C., & Timko, C. A. (2012, May). Body acceptance: An under-explored yet important mediator of the relationship between body image dissatisfaction and disordered eating. Poster presented at the annual International Conference on Eating Disorders, Austin, TX.

Shaw, J.A., Juarascio, A.S., Matteucci, A., Forman, E.M., Timko, C.A., Herbert, J.D., Butryn, M., & Lowe, M. (2012, July). Acceptance and commitment therapy as a novel treatment for eating disorders: An initial test of efficacy and mediation. In L. Martin (Chair), ACT for disordered eating: Recent findings. Symposium presented at the 10th World Conference of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, Washington, DC.

Timko, C.A., Merwin, R.M., Orloff, N., Martin, L.M., Herbert, J.D., & Zucker, N. (2012, July). Acceptance-based separated family treatment for adolescents with Anorexia Nervosa. Poster presented at the annual meeting of Eating Disorder Research Society, Porto, Portugal.

Yuen, E. K., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Goetter, E. M., Juarascio, A. S., Rabin, S. J., & McGrath, K. B.  (2012, July).  Acceptance-based behavior therapy for social anxiety disorder using videoconferencing and virtual environments.  In J. Herbert (Chair), Internet-based delivery of ACT:  Legal, ethical, and clinical developments.  Symposium presented at the 10th World Conference of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, Washington, DC.

2011

Arigo, D., & Smyth, J.M. (2011, March). Social Comparisons by Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: Differentiating Illness Severity and Coping Dimensions. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychosomatic Society, San Antonio, Texas.

Juarascio, A. Shaw, J., Matteucci, A., Forman, E., Timko, C.A., Herbert, J.D., Butryn, M., & Lowe, M. (2011, November). Acceptance and commitment therapy as a novel treatment for eating disorders: An initial test of efficacy and mediation. Poster presented at the 45th annual convention of Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Toronto, ON.

Shaw, J.A., Juarascio, A. S., Forman, E. M., Bradley, L., Herbert, J. H., Butryn, M. L., Berner, L., A., Doshi, S. & Lowe, M. R. (2011, November). Controlled Trial of Residential-Based ACT for Eating Disorders: Impact on Behavioral Measures of Eating Psychopathology.Poster presented at the 45th annual convention of Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Toronto, ON.

Butryn, M.L., Kelly, M., & Forman, E.M. (2011, October). Moderators of outcome in an RCT comparing standard behavior treatment and acceptance-based behavioral treatment for obesity. Poster presented at the annual convention of the Obesity Society, Orlando, FL.

2010

Butryn, M., Forman, E. M., Hoffman, K. L., Shaw, J. A., & Juarascio, A. S. (2010, November). A pilot study of acceptance and commitment therapy for promotion of physical activity. In E. M. Forman & C. D. Tart (Chairs), The relationship between physical activity and anxiety processes: Basic and clinical findings. Paper presented at the 44th annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA.

Forman, E. M., Butryn, M. L., Shaw, J. A., Glassman, L. H., Clark, V. L., Belmont, A. & Herbert, J. D. (2010, November). Preliminary outcomes from the Mind Your Health project: A randomized controlled trial comparing standard behavioral and acceptance-based behavioral interventions for obesity. In J. Arch (Chair), Acceptance-based therapies for anxiety disorders and obesity. Paper presented at the 44th annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA.

Goodwin, C.L., Forman, E.M., Butryn, M.L., Herbert, J.D., Ledley, G.S., Park, J.A., Yuen, E.K., Ambani, R. (2010, November). Project ABLE: An acceptance-based behavioral lifestyle modification program for cardiac patients. A preliminary investigation. Poster presented at the 44th annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA.

Juarascio, A., Forman, E. M., Butryn, M., Herbert, J. D., & Lowe, M. R. (2010, May). Implicit measurement of internalization of the thin ideal. In C.A. Timko (Chair), Development of the Implicit Relational Assessment Procedure (IRAP) for use as a treatment outcome measure. Paper presented at the 36th annual meeting of the Association for Behavior Analysis, San Antonio, TX.

Yuen, E. K., Herbert, J. D., Forman, E. M., Goetter, E. M., Juarascio, A. S., Rabin, S. J., McGrath, K. B., Goodwin, C. L., Park, J. A., & Bouchard, S. (2010, November). Using Skype videoconferencing and Second Life virtual environments to deliver acceptance-based behavior therapy for social anxiety disorder. Paper  presented at the 44th annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, San Francisco, CA.

2009

Butryn, M., Forman, E., Lowe, M., Clark, V., Shaw, J., Juarascio, A.S. (2009, November). Altering the experience of arousal and the body: Processes of change in acceptance-based treatments for eating and anxiety Disorders. Paper presented at the 43rd annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York, NY.

Hoffman, K. L., Forman, E. M., Herbert, J. D., Butryn, M., Juarascio, A. S., Ryan, N. M., & Asnaani, A. (2009, November). Comparison of acceptance-based and standard cognitive-based coping strategies for craving sweets in overweight and obese women. In J. Herbert (Chair),Cognitive Reappraisal vs. Experiential Acceptance. Paper presented at the 43rd annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York, NY.

Juarascio, A., Forman, E., Herbert, J., Rabin, S. & Goodwin, C. (2009, November). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy versus Cognitive Therapy for the Treatment of Co-Morbid Eating Pathology. In S. C. Sheppard (Chair), Beyond the Efficacy Ceiling: Targeting Universal Processes Across Diverse Problems in ACT Clinical Effectiveness. Paper presented at the 43rd annual convention of Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, New York, NY.

Juarascio, A., Forman, E., Herbert, J., Rabin, S, & Goodwin, C. (2009, June). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy versus Cognitive Therapy for the Treatment of Co-Morbid Eating Pathology. Poster presented at the Philadelphia Behavioral Therapy Association Poster Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA.

Shoaib, A., Juarascio, A.S, & Timko, C.A. (2009, May). Pro-eating disorder communities on social networking sites. Paper accepted for presentation at the annual International Conference on Eating Disorders, Cancun, MX.

2008

Butryn, M. L., Forman, E. M., Hoffman, K. L., Brown, L. & Herbert, J. D. (2008, March). A pilot test of an acceptance-based behavioral treatment for obesity. Paper presented at the 29th annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, California.

Forman, E. M., Butryn, M. L., Hoffman, K. L., Herbert, J. D. & Brown, L. (2008, November). An open pilot trial of an acceptance-based behavioral intervention for weight loss: Post-intervention and six-month follow-up findings. In P. Wupperman & S. R. Axelrod (Chairs),Mindfulness training for problems of self-regulation: New applications and mechanisms of change. Paper presented at the 42nd annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Orlando, FL.

2007

Forman, E.M., Hoffman, K. L., McGrath, K. B., Brandsma, L., Herbert, J. D. & Lowe, M. R. (2007, July). The Power of Food Scale predicts chocolate cravings and consumption and response to a cravings intervention. In M. Boggiano (Chair) Eating Disorders. Paper presented at the Annual Convention of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior, Steamboat Springs, CO.

Hoffman, K. L., Brown, L., & Forman, E. M., Butryn, M., & Herbert, J. D. (2007, November). Emotional eating as a mediator of weight loss in an acceptance-based behavioral weight control intervention. Poster presented at the 41st annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA.

Hoffman, K. L., Forman, E. M., Yeomans, P. D., McGrath, K. B., Marquez, K., Zebell, J. A., Brandsma, L., & Lowe, M. (2007, April). A comparison of experiential avoidance versus acceptance strategies for coping with food cravings: An analog study of dieting. Poster presented at the Conference for the Dissemination of Research on Addiction, Infectious Disease and Public Health at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

2006

Forman, E. M., Hoffman, K., Lowe, M. R., Brandsma, L., Herbert, J. D., Marquez, K. McGrath, K., Moitra, E., Yeomans, P. D. (2006, November). A comparison of experiential avoidance versus acceptance strategies for coping with food cravings: An analog study of dieting. In E. M. Forman and T. Kashdan (Chairs), Experiential avoidance as a toxic mechanism in self-control, interpersonal, and emotional disturbances. Paper presented at the 40th annual convention of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, Chicago, IL.

Forman, E.M., Hoffman, K., McGrath, K., Lowe, M.R., Herbert, J., & Brandsma, L. (2006, July). A Comparison of Acceptance- and Control-based Strategies for Coping with Food Cravings: An Analog Study of Dieting. In E.K. Sandoz (Chair), All Shapes and Sizes: An Exploration of Body image Acceptance and Eating Behaviour. Paper presented at the Second World Conference on ACT, RFT, and Contextual Behavioural Science, London, UK.

Hoffman, K. L., Forman, E. M., Yeomans, P. D., McGrath, K. B., Marquez, K., Zebell, J. A., Brandsma, L., & Lowe, M. (2006, April).The effectiveness of control-based and acceptance-based coping strategies for chocolate cravings (PDF). Poster presented at the Drexel University Annual Research Day, Philadelphia, PA.