Predicting distress-induced eating with self-reports: mission impossible or a piece of cake?

@article{Strien2010PredictingDE,
  title={Predicting distress-induced eating with self-reports: mission impossible or a piece of cake?},
  author={Tatjana van Strien},
  journal={Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association},
  year={2010},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={
          343; author reply 344-5
        }
}
Comments on the original article, "Assessing yourself as an emotional eater: Mission impossible?" by C. Evers, D. T. D. de Ridder, and M. A. Adriaanse (see record 2009-20990-009). Results of a functional MRI study (Bohon, Stice, & Spoor, 2009) contradict the assertion that it is "impossible" to self-assess emotional eating because the self-report emotional eating scale of the Dutch Eating Behavior Questionnaire (DEBQ-em) predicted important individual differences in reward response during… CONTINUE READING