CHD Publications

Selected Publications

  1.  Spieker, E. A., Sbrocco, T., Theim, K. R., Maurer, D., Johnson, D., Bryant, E., Bakalar, J., Schvey, N., Ress, R., Seehusen, D., Klein, D., Stice, E., Yanovski, J.A., Chan, L., Gentry, S., Ellsworth, C., Hill, J.W., Tanofsky-Kraff, M., & Stephens, M. B. (2015). Preventing Obesity in the Military Community (POMC): The Development of a Clinical Trials Research Network. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12, 1174-1195.
  2. Cassidy, O, Sbrocco, T, Tanofsky-Kraff, M. (2014). Utilising non-traditional research designs to explore culture-specific risk factors for eating disorders in African-American adolescents. Advances in Eating Disorders: Theory, Research and Practice, 3, 91-102.
  3. Carter, M. M., Sbrocco, T., Tang, D., Rekrut, F. M., & Condit, C. (2014). Psychometric properties of the social phobia and social interaction anxiety scales: Evidence of construct equivalence in an African American sample. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 28, 633-643.
  4. Nedegaard, R. C., & Sbrocco, T. (2014). The Impact of Anger on the Intimate Partner Violence Decision-Making Process. Journal of Family Violence, 29, 613-624.
  5. Tanofsky-Kraff, M., Shomaker, L. B., Wilfley, D. E., Young, J. F., Sbrocco, T., Stephens, M., Ranzenhofer, L., Elliott, C., Brady, S., Radin, R., Vannucci, A., Bryant, E., Osborn, R., Berger, S., Olsen, C., Kozlosky, M., Reynolds, J., & Yanovski, J. A. (2014). Targeted prevention of excess weight gain and eating disorders in high-risk adolescent girls: a randomized controlled trial. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 100, 1010-1018.
  6. Vannucci, A., Shomaker, L. B., Field, S. E., Sbrocco, T., Stephens, M., Kozlosky, M., Reynolds, J., Yanovski, J.A., & Tanofsky-Kraff, M. (2014). History of Weight Control Attempts Among Adolescent Girls With Loss of Control Eating. Health Psychology, 33, 419-423.
  7. TanofskyKraff, M., Sbrocco, T., Theim, K. R., Cohen, L. A., Mackey, E. R., Stice, E., Henderson, J., McCreight, S., Bryant, E., Stephens, M. B. (2013). Obesity and the US military family. Obesity, 21, 2205-2220.
  8. Cassidy, O, Sbrocco, T, Vannucci, A, Nelson, B, Heimdal, J, Mirza, N, Wifley, DE, Osborn, R, Shomaker, L, Young, JF, Waldron, H, Carter, M, Jackson-Bowen, D, Tanofsky-Kraff, M. (2013). Adapting Interpersonal Psychotherapy for the Prevention of Excessive Weight Gain in Rural African American girls. Journal of Pediatric Psychology38, 965-977.
  9. Cassidy, O. L., Matheson, B., Osborn, R., Vannucci, A., Kozlosky, M., Shomaker, L.B., Yanovski, S.Z., & Tanofsky-Kraff, M. (2012). Loss of control eating in African-American and Caucasian youth. Eating Behaviors, 13, 174-178.
  10. Carter, M. M., Mitchell, F. E., & Sbrocco, T. (2012). Treating ethnic minority adults with anxiety disorders: Current status and future recommendations. Journal of Anxiety Disorders,26, 488-501.
  11. Spieker, E. A., Anagnostopoulos, V., Kayser, D., Corbin, C., & Sbrocco, T. (2012). “That’s normal for me”: motivating African American women to adopt better hypertension control in a behavioral weight management program. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 43, S227-S227.
  12. Ranzenhofer, L. M., Hannallah, L., Field, S. E., Shomaker, L. B., Stephens, M., Sbrocco, T., Kozlosky, M., Reynolds, J., Yanovski, J., Tanofsky-Kraff, M. (2013). Pre-meal affective state and laboratory test meal intake in adolescent girls with loss of control eating. Appetite, 68, 30-37.
  13. Osborn, R. & Sbrocco, T. (in press). Obesity and cardiovascular disease.  In S. Waldstein, K. Kaatzel, & W. Kop (Eds.).  Handbook of cardiovascular behavioral medicine. Springer: New York, 2011.
  14. Osborn, R. L., Sbrocco, T., Lockley, B., Gold, D., Vaughn, N., & Hill, L. (in press). Reducing health disparities through community based participatory research: A U.S. case study presentation, The Australasian Journal of University-Community Engagement.
  15. Osborn, R., Psota, T. L., Sa, J., & Sbrocco, T. (2011). Health Behaviors and Wellness. In M. Feuerstein and P. Granz (Eds). Quality care for cancer survivors: Practice, policy and research. Springer: New York, pgs. 85-106.
  16. Osborn R. L., Forys K. L., Psota T. L., & Sbrocco, T. (2011). Yo-yo dieting in African American women: Weight cycling and health. Ethnicity & Disease, 21(3), 274-280.
  17. Sbrocco, T., Osborn, R., Clark, R. D., Hsiao, C. W., & Carter, M. M. (2012). Assessing the stages of change among African American women in a weight management program. The Journal of Black Psychology, 38, 81-103. 
  18. Spiker, E., Osborn, R., 7 Sbrocco, T. (2011). Signal detection analysis to detect obesity risk factors in African American and Caucasian women. Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 41, S172-S172. 
  19. Davis, D. S., Sbrocco, T., Odoms-Young, A., & Smith, D. M. (2010). Attractiveness in African American and Caucasian women: Is beauty in the eyes of the observer? Eating Behaviors, 11, 25-32.

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