Tetley, Amanda and Moghaddam, Nima and Dawson, Dave (2012) Are self-loathing and perfectionist beliefs (verbal relations) implicated in the onset of disordered eating? In: Association for Contextual Behavioral Science x World Conference, 22 - 25 July 2012, Washington, D.C..
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Poster)|
|Divisions:||College of Social Science > School of Psychology|
|Abstract:||Since the 1970s there has been much interest in the precipitants of disordered eating. Recently, it has been suggested that it might occur as a result of a pervasive negative view of self and high standards for self-achievement. This poster describes an experimental paradigm to test this hypothesis. Specifically, the study aims to determine the extent to which implicitly- and explicitly-measured self-loathing, and high standard for self, beliefs can prospectively predict disordered eating in an at-risk group of female students.|
|Date Deposited:||21 Nov 2012 20:16|
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