Validation of an interpretation bias assessment for body dissatisfaction.

  title={Validation of an interpretation bias assessment for body dissatisfaction.},
  author={Mary K Martinelli and Jayne B Holzinger and Gregory S Chasson},
  journal={Body image},
  volume={11 4},
Currently, research on interpretation bias and body dissatisfaction is limited. The few experimental paradigms that have been used to explore this phenomenon utilized a method that may not accurately capture the nature of interpretation bias as explained by cognitive theory. The present study investigated the reliability and validity of a novel computerized assessment of interpretation bias (WSAP) for body dissatisfaction, which may more accurately reflect the cognitive processing involved in… CONTINUE READING

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