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Weight and Eating Lab

Selected Publications

Zaitsoff, S.L & Cyr, M. (Manuscript in preparation). The role of the therapeutic alliance in eating disorder treatment: A review.

Yiu, A., Turner, B.J., Layden, B.L., Chapman, A.L., & Zaitsoff, S.L. (Manuscript in preparation). The Relationship of Eating Disorder Behaviours with Non-Suicidal Self-Injury and Co-occurring Psychopathology among Self-Injuring Individuals.

Zaitsoff, S. L., Menna, R., Taylor, A., & Le Grange (under review). Peer relationships of adolescents with eating disorder not otherwise specified, anorexia nervosa, and healthy controls. European Eating Disorders Review.

Zaitsoff, S. L., & Grilo, C. M. (2010). Eating disorder psychopathology as a marker of psychosocial distress and suicide risk in female and male adolescent psychiatric inpatients. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 51(2), 142-150.

Chen, E. Y., le Grange, D., Doyle, A., Zaitsoff, S., Doyle, P., Roehrig, J. P., & Washington, B. (2010). A case series of family-based therapy for weight restoration in young adults with anorexia nervosa. Journal Of Contemporary Psychotherapy, 40(4), 219-224. doi:10.1007/s10879-010-9146-0

Zaitsoff, S.L., Taylor, A. (2009). Factors related to motivation for change in adolescents with eating disorders. European Eating Disorders Review, 17(3), 227-233.

Zaitsoff, S. L., Fehon, D. C., Grilo, C. M. (2009). Social competence and social-emotional isolation and eating disorder psychopathology in female and male adolescent psychiatric inpatients. International Journal of Clinical and Health Psychology, 9(2), 219-228.

Zaitsoff, S.L., Doyle, A.C., Hoste, R.R., le Grange, D. (2008). How do adolescents with bulimia nervosa rate the acceptability and therapeutic relationship in family-based treatment? International Journal of Eating Disorders, 41(5), 390-398.

Hoste, R., Zaitsoff, S. L., Hewell, K., & le Grange, D. (2007). What can drop outs teach us about treatment retention in adolescents with bulimia? International Journal of Eating Disorders, 40(7), 668-671.  

 

Selected Presentations 

Yiu, A., Turner, B.J., Layden, B.L., Chapman, A.L., & Zaitsoff, S.L. (2013, May). Eating  Disorder Symptoms in  those who engage in Non-Suicidal Self-Injury: Prevalence and Interpersonal Problems. Poster presented at the 2013 International Conference on Eating  Disorders, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Hamel, A. E., & Zaitsoff, S. L. (May, 2013). Eating Dinner at Consistent Times of the Day is Linked with Improved Eating Habits, Weight, and Body Image. Poster presented at the 2013 Canadian Obesity Summit, Vancouver, BC.


Sieukaran, D. D., Frankenberger, S., & Zaitsoff, S. L. (2013, May). Food shopping or meal preparation: What is predictive of body fat in young adults? Poster presented at the 3rd Canadian Obesity Summit, Vancouver, BC.

Hamel, A. E., Zaitsoff, S. L. Taylor, A., Menna, R., & Le Grange, D. (April, 2013). Adolescent dating and disordered eating: The role of romantic relationship quality. Poster presented at the 2013 Society for Research in Child Development, Seattle, WA.

Yiu, A., Sieukaran, D.D., & Zaitsoff, S.L. (2012, November). Body Dissatisfaction as a Mediator of the Relationship Between Weight- and Appearance-Based Teasing and Disordered Eating Behaviors. Poster presented at the 46th Annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, National Harbor, MD.

Zaitsoff, S.L., Sieukaran, D.D., Frankenberger, S., Cyr, M., Taylor, A., Menna, R., & le Grange, D.(2012, May). Reputation-Based Crowd Affiliation and Disordered Eating in a Clinical Population of Adolescents. Poster presented at the 2012 International Conference on Eating Disorders, Austin, Texas.

Cyr, M.S., Zaitsoff, S.L., & Hamel, A.E. (2012, May). The role of the therapeutic alliance in eating disorder treatment- a review. Poster presented at the 2012 International Conference on Eating Disorders, Austin, Texas.

Hamel, A. E., Zaitsoff, S. L., Taylor, A., Menna, R., & Le Grange, D. (April, 2012). Adolescent dating and disordered eating: Does the quality of dating relationships play a role? Poster presented at the 2012 Society for Research on Adolescence Biennial Conference, Vancouver, BC.

Hamel, A. E., Zaitsoff, S. L., Taylor, A., Menna, R., & Le Grange, D. (2011, April). Adolescent dating and disordered eating: Are young girls especially at risk? Poster presented at the 2011 International Conference on Eating Disorders, Miami, FL.