Reducing maladaptive weight management practices: developing a psychoeducational intervention program.

@article{OBrien2007ReducingMW,
  title={Reducing maladaptive weight management practices: developing a psychoeducational intervention program.},
  author={Karina M O'Brien and Michael Lebow},
  journal={Eating behaviors},
  year={2007},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={195-210}
}
Previous research has addressed the issues of behavior change and eating disorder prevention among adolescents and young women. The current study was designed to evaluate: (a) whether an 8-week psychoeducational intervention can reduce maladaptive weight-management practices in women (University females, N=24) with sub-clinical levels of eating pathology; and (b) whether its implementation reduces the risk of developing more severe eating pathology across time. Participants were randomly… CONTINUE READING

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