Self-efficacy in weight management.

  title={Self-efficacy in weight management.},
  author={Matthew M. Clark and David B Abrams and Raymond S Niaura and Cheryl A Eaton and Joseph S. Rossi},
  journal={Journal of consulting and clinical psychology},
  volume={59 5},
Self-efficacy is an important mediating mechanism in advancing understanding of the treatment of obesity. This study developed and validated the Weight Efficacy Life-Style Questionnaire (WEL), improving on previous studies by the use of clinical populations, cross-validation of the initial factor analysis, exploration of the best fitting theoretical model… CONTINUE READING