Evaluation of a school-based program designed to improve body image satisfaction, global self-esteem, and eating attitudes and behaviors: a replication study.

@article{Mcvey2004EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of a school-based program designed to improve body image satisfaction, global self-esteem, and eating attitudes and behaviors: a replication study.},
  author={Gail Mcvey and Ron Davis and Stacey Tweed and Brian F. Shaw},
  journal={The International journal of eating disorders},
  year={2004},
  volume={36 1},
  pages={1-11}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of the current study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a life-skills promotion program designed to improve body image satisfaction and global self-esteem, while reducing negative eating attitudes and behaviors and feelings of perfectionism, all of which have been identified as predisposing factors to disordered eating. METHOD A total of 258 girls with a mean age of 11.8 years (intervention group = 182 and control group = 76) completed questionnaires before, and 1 week… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 33 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 38 references

A program to promote positive body image: A one-year follow-up evaluation

  • G. McVey, R. Davis
  • Journal of Early Adolescence,
  • 2002
Highly Influential
7 Excerpts

Evaluation of a school - based comprehensive program designed to promote healthy eating , active living , and self acceptance in male and female middle - school students

  • G. L. McVey, S. Tweed, E. Blackmore
  • 2003

Risk and protective factors associated with disordered eating during early adolescence

  • G. L. McVey, D. Pepler, R. Davis, G. L. Flett, M. Abdolell
  • Journal of Early Adolescence,
  • 2002
2 Excerpts

Empowering adolescent girls: Examining the present and building skills for the future with the Go GRRLS program

  • C. W. Lecroy, J. Daley
  • 2001
1 Excerpt

Magazine exposure: Internalization, self-objectification, eating attitudes, and body satisfaction in male and female university students

  • M. M. Morry, S. L. Staska
  • Canadian Journal of Behavioral Science,
  • 2001
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…