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  • 1.Poll of Psychologists Cites Emotions As Top Obstacle to Weight Loss
    When it comes to losing weight, a popular New Year's resolution for many, people often focus on eating less and exercising more. But results of a new survey of psychologists suggest dieters should pay attention to the role emotions play in weight gain and loss if they hope to succeed.
    Press Release (January 2013)
  • 2.Personality Plays Role in Body Weight, According to Study
    People with personality traits of high neuroticism and low conscientiousness are likely to go through cycles of gaining and losing weight throughout their lives.
    Press Release (July 2011)
  • 3.171: The Psychology of Weight Regulation---Eating, Exercise, and Body Image
    This introductory workshop helps psychologists successfully address weight, eating, exercise avoidance and body image concerns in treating non-eating disordered patients.
    Continuing Education Program (August 2014)
  • 4.This Is Psychology: Weight loss
    In this episode, Katherine C. Nordal, PhD, APA's executive director for professional practice, shares results from a survey of psychologists on the role that emotions play in weight gain and loss.
    Video
  • 5.Promoting Healthy Behaviors to Prevent Obesity and Unhealthy Weight Control in Our Youth
    Unhealthy weight behaviors such as fasting, skipping meals, using diet pills, etc., and food industry and other advertising that targets youth and girls can contribute to youth obesity. Obese youth are also more likely to experience symptoms of psychological and social distress.
    Web Article
  • 6.Health and Stress: 2010
    The 2010 Stress in America survey reported that adults who rate their health as fair report higher levels of stress and are more likely to report physical symptoms of stress than those who rate their health as excellent. Americans cite lack of willpower as a major barrier preventing them from making the lifestyle and behavior changes recommended by a doctor.
    Web Page (November 2010)
  • 7.118: Beginner's Guide to Structural Equation Modeling---Basic Concepts and Applications
    This introductory workshop will discuss decomposing basic models into linear structural equations that describe hypothesized structures; evaluating model "fit" to the data; and determining the need for, and assessing findings from post hoc model-fitting.
    Continuing Education Program (August 2014)
  • 8.Emotions are top obstacle to weight loss, poll finds
    Psychologists believe dieters should pay attention to the role emotions play in weight gain and loss if they hope to succeed.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (April 2013)
  • 9.An Introduction to Statistical Moderation
    In this session, you will be introduced to the technique of statistical moderation. You will learn how moderation and mediation differ in certain respects, and I will teach you how Baron and Kenny conceptualize it. I will show you how to go through the steps to prepare your data and compute the linear regressions necessary for determining whether you have significant moderation or not. Further, I will discuss how to conduct moderation on several other statistical platforms (i.e., structural equation modeling, multi-level modeling, and bootstrapping). Part of the APA Online Academy Professional Development Presentation Campus.
    Continuing Education Program (October 2010)
  • 10.Fear of Being Too Skinny May Put Teen Boys at Risk for Depression, Steroid Use
    Teenage boys who think they’re too skinny when they are actually a healthy weight are at greater risk of being depressed as teens and as adults when compared to other boys, even those who think they are too heavy.
    Press Release (January 2014)
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