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  • Jessica LaRose, PhD

    Jessica Gokee LaRose, PhD
    Assistant Professor

    196 Richmond Street
    Providence, RI 02903
    Phone: 401-793-8283
    Fax: 401-793-8944
    Jlarose1@lifespan.org

  • Selected publications

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    Tantleff-Dunn, S. & Gokee, J.L. (2002). Interpersonal influences on body image development. In T.F. Cash & T. Pruzinsky (Eds.), Body image: A handbook of theory, research, and clinical practice (pp.108-116). New York: Guilford Press.

    Herbozo, S., Tantleff-Dunn, S., Gokee-LaRose, J., & Thompson, J. K. (2004). Beauty
    and thinness messages in children's media: A content analysis. Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 12(1), 21 - 34.

    Gokee-LaRose, J., Dunn, M.E., & Tantleff-Dunn, S. (2004). An investigation of the cognitive organization of body comparison sites in relation to physical appearance-related anxiety and drive for thinness. Eating Behaviors, 5(2), 133 - 145.

    Tantleff-Dunn, S., Gokee-LaRose, J., & Peterson, R. D. (2004). Interpersonal psychotherapy (IPT) treatment for anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder. In Thompson, J.K. (Ed.), Handbook of eating disorders and obesity (pp.163-185). Wiley Publishers.

    Pinto, A.M., Gokee-LaRose, J., & Wing, R.R. (2007). Behavioral approaches to weight control: A review of current research. Women's Health, 3(3), 341-353.

    Gokee-LaRose, J. (2009). Adult behavioral weight loss treatment. Medicine and Health, Rhode Island, 92(2), 51- 54.

    Gokee-LaRose, J., Gorin, A.A, & Wing, R.R. (2009). Behavioral self-regulation for weight loss in young adults: A randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 6(10).

    Gokee-LaRose, J., Gorin, A.A., Raynor, H.A., Laska, M.N., Jeffery, R.W., Levy, R.L. & Wing, R.R. (2009). Are standard behavioral weight loss programs effective for young adults? International Journal of Obesity, 33, 1374-80.

    Gokee-LaRose, J.G. & Wing, R.R. (in press). Lifestyle approaches to obesity treatment. In M.S. Rios, J.M. Ordovas & J.A. Gutierrez Fuentes (Eds.), Obesity.

    LaRose, J.G., Tate, D.F., Gorin, A.A. & Wing, R.R. (in press). Preventing weight gain in young adults: A randomized controlled pilot study. American Journal of Preventive Medicine.