ERIC Number: EJ616097
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
An Empirically Supported Eating Disorder Prevention Program.
Phelps, LeAdelle; Sapia, Jennifer; Nathanson, David; Nelson, Linda
Psychology in the Schools, v37 n5 p443-52 Sep 2000
An eating disorder prevention program was completed with middle school, high school, and college females. Some successful outcomes included: (1) facilitating an acknowledgement of pressures to attain a model skeletal look; (2) changing attitudes about standards of beauty; and (3) altering the participants' current and future intentional use of pharmaceutical aids or disordered eating behaviors as methods of weight control. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: "Empirically Validated Interventions in School Psychology." For related articles, see CG 556 069-075.