Our Providers are active in publishing and presenting new research. Below is a brief list of our scholarship.  

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CM Peterson, S Fischer, K Loiselle, A Shaffer (2016). FBT With Adjunctive Parent Emotion Coaching in an Adolescent Male With Anorexia Nervosa. Clinical Case Studies 15 (5), 409-423.

KE Moore, JB Folk, EA Boren, JP Tangney, S Fischer, SW Schrader (2016). Pilot Study of a Brief Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Group for Jail Inmates. Educational Publishing Foundation.

DL Young-Hyman, CM Peterson, S Fischer, JT Markowitz, AB Muir, et al. (2016). Depressive Symptoms, Emotion Dysregulation, and Bulimic Symptoms in Youth With Type 1 Diabetes: Varying Interactions at Diagnosis and During Transition to Insulin Pump Therapy. Journal of diabetes science and technology 10 (4), 845-851

S Fischer, C Peterson (2016). Dialectical behavior therapy for adolescent binge eating, purging, suicidal behavior, and non-suicidal self-injury: A pilot study. Psychotherapy 52 (1), 78

Bardone-Cone, A. M., Higgins, M. K., St. George, S. M., Rosenzweig, I., Schaefer, L. M., Fitzsimmons-Craft, E. E., & ... Preston, B. F. (2016). Behavioral and psychological aspects of exercise across stages of eating disorder recovery. Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment & Prevention, 24, 424-439. doi:10.1080/10640266.2016.1207452

Higgins Neyland, M. K., & Bardone-Cone, A. M. (2016). Tests of escape theory of binge eating among Latinas. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology. doi:10.1037/cdp0000130

Higgins, M. K., Bulik, C. M., & Bardone‐Cone, A. M. (2016). Factors associated with self‐identification of an eating disorder history among Latinas meeting criteria for past or current eating disorders. International Journal of Eating Disorders. doi:10.1002/eat.22583

Higgins, M. K., Choukas-Bradley, S. C., *Crowder, E. E., & Bardone-Cone, A. M. (2015). Examining moderators of the relation between body consciousness during sexual activity and disordered eating. Advances in Eating Disorders: Theory, Research and Practice. doi: 10.1080/21662630.2015.1081074

Higgins, M. K., Lin, S. L., *Alvarez, A., & Bardone-Cone, A. M. (2015). Examining impulsivity as a moderator of the relationship between body shame and bulimic symptoms in African American and Caucasian young women. Body Image, 14, 39-46. 

Schaefer, L. M., Burke, N. L., Thompson, J. K., Dedrick, R. F.,  Heinberg, L. J., Calogero, R. M., Bardone-Cone, A. M., Higgins, M. K., Swami, V. (2015). Development and validation of the Sociocultural Attitudes Towards Appearance Questionnaire-4 (SATAQ-4). Psychological Assessment, 27, 54-67. doi:10.1037/a0037917

Marino, J.M. & Lilenfelid, L.R.  (2013). Treating Bulimia-Binge Eating Disorder.   In L. Grossman and S. Walfish (Eds.), Translating Research into Practice: A Desk Reference for Practicing Mental Health Professionals (pp. 361-370). New York: Springer.

Joanna M. Marino, P. T. (2012). The Emergence of Eating Pathology after Bariatric Surgery. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 179-184.

Bardone-Cone, A. M., Brownstone, L. M., Higgins, M. K., Fitzsimmons-Craft, E. E., & Harney,M. B. (2013). Anxiety, appearance contingent self-worth, and appearance conversations with friends in relation to disordered eating: Examining moderator models. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 37, 953-963. doi:10.1007/s10608-013-9520-9

Bardone-Cone, A. M., Brownstone, L. M., Higgins, M. K., Harney, M. B., & Fitzsimmons-Craft, E. E. (2012). Predicting difficulties controlling overeating and drinking when experiencing negative affect in undergraduate women. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 31, 1051-1073.doi:10.1521/jscp.2012.31.10.1051

 Fitzsimmons-Craft, E. E., Harney, M. B., Brownstone, L. M., Higgins, M. K., & Bardone-Cone, A. M. (2012). Examining social physique anxiety and disordered eating in college women: The roles of social comparison and body surveillance. Appetite, 59, 796-805. doi:10.1016/j.appet.2012.08.019

Joanna M. Marino, M. T. (2011). Therapeutic Factors Affecting the Cognitive Behavioral Treatment of Bulimia Nervosa via Telemedicine versus Face-to-Face Delivery. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 687–691.

Joanna Marino & James Mitchell. (2009) Bulimia Nervosa. How to Practice Evidence-Based Psychiatry: Basic Principles and Case Studies, 253-259 

Joanna M. Marino, M. T. (2009). Caffeine, Artificial Sweetener, and Fluid Intake in Anorexia Nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 540-545.

Joanna Marino, M. T. (2008). Alcohol abuse and dependence before and after bariatric surgery. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases 4, 647–650.

Joanna M. Marino, D. B. (2008). The Desire for Body Contouring Surgery after Bariatric Surgery. Obesity Surgery, 1308–1312.


Le Grange, D., Peterson, C., Marino, J., Kreipe, R., Peebles, R. (2014). Atypical Anorexia: Where do we draw the line? Diagnostic, clinical, and research implications. Special Interest Group Panel Presentation at the International Conference for Eating Disorders (ICED), New York, New York.

Marino, J., Bowman, J., & Larson, C. (2012). The Social Determinants of Body Image Survey: Factor Analysis, Internal Consistency, and Predictive Validity using Weight and Shape Concerns. Panel presentation at the National Eating Disorders Association Conference, St. Petersburg, Florida.

Mitchell, J.E., Müller, A., de Zwaan, M., Steffen, K., Kalarchian, M., Devlin, M., Ertelt, T., Marino, J., & Lancaster, K. (2010). Congruence between routine and research-based psychiatric diagnoses in bariatric surgery candidates. CME course presentation at the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery 27th Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Mitchell, J.E., Müller, A., de Zwaan, M., Steffen, K., Kalarchian, M., Devlin, M., Ertelt, T.W., Marino, J.M., & Lancaster, K. (2009). Congruence between clinical and research-based psychiatric assessment in bariatric surgical candidates. Poster presentation at the Eating Disorders Research Society 15th Annual Meeting, Brooklyn, New York.

Marino, J.M., Ertelt, T.W., Wonderlich, S.A., Crosby, R.D., Lancaster, K., & Mitchell, J.E., et al. (2009). Caffeine, artificial sweetener, and fluid intake in anorexia nervosa. Poster presentation at the Eating Disorders Research Society 15th Annual Meeting, Brooklyn, New York.

Ertelt, T.W., Marino, J.M., & Mitchell, J.E. (2009). An examination of binge eating episode duration in individuals with binge eating disorder. Poster presentation at the Eating Disorders Research Society 15th Annual Meeting, Brooklyn, New York.

Marino, J.M., Mitchell, J.E., Powers, P., Crow, S., Le Grange, D., Hill, L., & Ertelt, T.W. (2008). A multi-site comparison of purging-type disorders. Paper presentation at the Eating Disorders Research Society 14th Annual Meeting, Montreal, QC, Canada

Marino, J.M., Ertelt, T.W., Mitchell, J.E., & Lancaster, K. (2008). The emergence of eating pathology after bariatric surgery: A rare side effect with important clinical implications. Paper presentation of a “News Worthy Abstract” at the Academy for Eating Disorders, International Conference on Eating Disorders, Seattle, Washington.

Recent Continuing Education Attendance:

  • "Behavior Tech DBT Intensive Team Training" -- Charolette, NC (August 2015, March 2016)

  • “Maudsley Family-Based Treatment Training” -- Teaneck, NJ (June 2015)

  • Academy for Eating Disorder, International Conference for Eating Disorders (ICED) -- New York, New York (March 2014)

  • Denver ACUTE, Medical Management of Eating Disorders-- Denver, Colorado (February 2014)

  • National Eating Disorder Association (NEDA) conference-- Washington, DC (Fall 2013)

  • Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies 46th Annual Convention -- National Harbor, MD
    (November 2012)
  • “Treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder” -- Tysons Corner, VA (November 2012)
  • "Nutritional Care of the Bariatric Patient from A to Z (Potential Lifelong Complications)" --Springfield, VA
    (November 2012)
  • “Maudsley Family-Based Treatment Training”-- Chicago, IL (July 2012)
  • “Maudsley Family-Based Treatment Training” -- New York, NY (April 2012)