Recent Publications


Nagata JM, Golden NH, Peebles R, Long J, Murray SB, Leonard MB, Carlson JL. 2017. Assessment of sex differences in body composition among adolescents with anorexia nervosa. Journal of Adolescent Health. In Press.

Nagata JM, Golden NH, Leonard MB, Copelovich L, Denburg MR. 2017. Assessment of sex differences in fracture risk among patients with anorexia nervosa: A population-based cohort study using The Health Improvement Network. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research. In Press.

Peterson, C. B., Berg, K. C., Crosby, R. D., Lavender, J. M., Accurso, E. C., Ciao, A. C., Smith, T. L., Klein, M., Mitchell, J. E., Crow, S. J., & Wonderlich, S. A. 2017. The effects of psychotherapy treatment on outcome in bulimia nervosa: Examining indirect effects through emotion regulation, self-directed behavior, and self-discrepancy within the mediation model. International Journal of Eating Disorders


Nagata JM, Golden NH, Peebles R, Long J, Leonard MB, Carlson JL. 2016. Assessment of sex differences in bone deficits among adolescents with anorexia nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders. In Press.

Vo, M., Accurso, E. C., Goldschmidt, A. B. and Le Grange, D. 2016. The impact of DSM-5 on eating disorder diagnoses. Int. J. Eat. Disord. doi:10.1002/eat.22628

Murray, S.B., Loeb, K., & Le Grange, D. 2016. Dissecting the core fear in anorexia nervosa: Can we optimize treatment mechanisms? JAMA Psychiatry, doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.1623

Mitchison, D., Hay, P., Griffiths, S., Murray, S.B., Bentley, C., Gratwick-Sarll, K., Harrison, C., & Mond, J. 2016. Disentangling body image: The relative associations of overvaluation, dissatisfaction, and preoccupation with psychological distress and eating disorder behaviors in male and female adolescents. International Journal of Eating Disorders, doi:10.1002/eat.22592

Murray, S.B., Treanor, M., Liao, B., Loeb, K., Griffiths, S., & Le Grange, D. Extinction theory & anorexia nervosa: Deepening therapeutic mechanismsBehaviour Research and Therapy, 2016, 87, 1-10.

Touyz, S., Le Grange, D., Hay, P., & Lacey, H. (Eds.). Managing Severe and Enduring Anorexia Nervosa: A Clinician’s Guide. New York: Routledge, 2016.

Le Grange, D., Hughes, E., Court, A., Yeo, M., Crosby, R., Sawyer, S. Randomized clinical trial of Parent-Focused Treatment and Family-Based Treatment for adolescent anorexia nervosa. Journal of the American Academy for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2016, 55, 683-692.  

Le Grange, D. Anorexia nervosa in adults: The urgent need for novel outpatient treatments that work. Psychotherapy, 2016, 53: 251-254.

Friedman K, Ramirez A, Murray SB, Anderson LK, Cusack A, Boutelle K, Kaye WH. A systematic review of the efficacy of residental and partial hospital-based treatment of eating disorders. Eur Eat Disord Rev. (2016).

Goldschmidt AB, Accurso EC, O’Brien S, Fitzpatrick KK, Lock JD, Le Grange D. The importance of loss of control while eating in adolescents with purging disorder. Int J Eat Disord. (In Press).

ampel JD, Murray SB, Griffiths S, Blashill A. Self-perceived weight and anabolic steroid misues among U.S. adolescents. J Adolesc Health. (2016).

Kinasz K, Accurso EC, Kass AE, Le Grange D. Sex differences in the clinical presentation of eating disorders in youth. J Adolesc Health. 2016 Apr;58(4):410-6.

Garber AK, Sawyer SM, Golden NH, Guarda AS, Katzman DK, Kohn MR, Le Grange D, Madden S, Whitelaw M & Redgrave G. A systematic review of approaches to refeeding in patients with anorexia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord. 2016 March. 49(3):293-310.

Accurso EC, Wonderlich SA, Crosby RD, Smith TL, Klein MH, Mitchell JE, Crow SJ, Berg KC, Peterson CB. Predictors and moderators of treatment outcome in a randomized clinical trial for adults with symptoms of bulimia nervosa. J Consult Clin Psychol. 2016 Feb;84:178-184.

Fitzsimmons-Craft EE, Ciao AC, Accurso ECA naturalistic examination of social comparisons and disordered eating thoughts, urges, and behaviors in college women. Int J Eat Disord. 2016 Feb;48:923-31.

Murray SB, Griffiths S, Hazery L, Shen T, Wooldridge T, & Mond J. Go big or go home: A thematic content analysis of pro-muscularity websites. Body Image. March 2016;16:17-20.

LeGrange, D.  Elusive etiology of anorexia nervosa: Finding answers in an integrative biopsychosocial approach (editorial). J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2016 Jan;55:12-13.

Rienecke R, Accurso  EC, Lock J, Le Grange, D. Expressed emotion, family functioning, and treatment outcome for adolescents with anorexia nervosa. Eur Eat Disord Rev. 2016 Jan;24:43-51.


Loeb, K., Le Grange, D., & Lock, J. (Eds.). Family-Based Treatment for Adolescent Eating and Weight Disorders: New Applications. New York: Routledge, 2015.

Le Grange, D., Lock, J., Agras, S., Bryson, S., & Jo, B. Randomized clinical trial of Family-Based Treatment and Cognitive-Behavior Therapy for adolescentt bulimia nervosa. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2015, 54, 886-894.

Byrne CE, Accurso EC, Arnow K, Lock J, Le Grange D. An exploratory examination of patient and parental self-efficacy as predictors of weight gain in adolescents with anorexia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord. 2015 Nov;48:883-8. 

Fitzsimmons-Craft EE, Accurso EC, Ciao AC, Crosby RD, Cao L, Pisetsky EM, Le Grange D, Peterson CB, Crow S, Engel SG, Mitchell JE, Wonderlich SA. Restrictive eating in anorexia nervosa: Examining maintenance and consequences in the natural environment. Int J Eat Disord. 2015 Nov;48:923-31.

Murray SB, Anderson LK. Deconstructing 'atypical' eating disorders: An overview of emerging eating disorder phenotypes. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2015 Nov;17:86.

Lock J, Le Grange D, Agras WS, Fitzpatrick KK, Jo B, Accurso ECForsberg S, Anderson K, Arnow K,  Sztainer M. Can adaptive treatment improve outcomes in family-based therapy for adolescents with anorexia nervosa?: Feasibility and treatment effects of a multi-site treatment study. Beh Res Ther. 2015 Oct;73:90-5.

Griffiths S, Mond JM, Li Z, Gunatilake S, Murray SB, Sheffield J, & Touyz S. Self-stigma of seeking of help and being male predicts an increased likelihood of having an undiagnosed eating disorder. Int J Eat Disord. 2015 Sep; 48:775-8.

Byrne C, Kass A, Accurso E, Fischer S, O’Brien S, Goodyear A, Lock J, & Le Grange D. Overvaluation of shape and weight in adolescents with anorexia nervosa: Does shape concern or weight concern matter more for treatment outcome? J Eat Disord. 2015 Dec 16;3:49. 

Elran-Barak R, Fitzsimmons-Craft EE, Benyamini Y, Crow SJ, Peterson CB, Hill LL, Crosby RD, Mitchell JE, Le Grange D. Anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder in midlife and beyond. J Nerv Ment Dis. 2015 Aug; 203(8):583-90.

Kass, AK, Accurso EC, Goldschmidt A, Anam S, Byrne CE, Kinasz K, Goodyear A, O’Brien S, Le Grange D. Picking and nibbling in children and adolescents with eating disorders. Int J Eat Disord2015 Aug;48:1102-5.

Anderson KE, Byrne C, Goodyear A, Reichel R, Le Grange D. Telemedicine of family-based treatment for adolescent anorexia nervosa: A protocol of a treatment development study. J Eat Disord. 2015; 3:25.

Haynos AF, Crosby RD, Engel SG, Lavender JM, Wonderlich SA, Mitchell JE, Peterson CB, Crow SJ, Le Grange D. Initial test of an emotional avoidance model of restriction in anorexia nervosa using ecological momentary assessment. J Psychiatr Res. 2015 Sep; 68:134-9. 

Elran-Barak R, Sztainer M, Goldschmidt AB, Crow SJ, Peterson CB, Hill LL, Crosby RD, Powers P, Mitchell JE, Le Grange D. Dietary restriction behaviors and binge eating in anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and binge eating disorder: Trans-diagnostic examinattion of the restraint model. Eat Behav. 2015 Aug; 18:192-6. 

Murray SB, Anderson LK, Rockwell R, Griffiths S, Le Grange D, Kaye WH. Adapting family-based treatment for adolescent anorexia nervosa higher levels of patient care. Eat Disord. 2015 Jul-Sep; 23(4):302-14. 

Anderson LK, Murray SB, Ramirez AL, Rockwell R, Le Grange D, Kaye WH. The integration of family-based treatment and dialectical behaviorr therapy for adolescent bulimia nervosa: Philosophical and practical considerations. Eat Disord. 2015 Jul-Sep; 23(4):325-35. 

Forsberg S, Darcy A, Bryson SW, Arnow KD, Datta N, Le Grange D and Lock J. Psychological symptoms among parents of adolescents with anorexia nervosa: a descriptive examination of their presence and role in treatment outcome. J Fam Ther. 2015 July. doi:10.1111/1467-6427.12088.

Hughes EK, Sawyer SM, Loeb KL, Le Grange D. Who's in the room? A parent-focused family therapy for adolescent anorexia nervosa. Eat Disord. 2015 Jul-Sep; 23(4):291-301. 

Raatz SK, Jahns L, Johnson LK, Crosby R, Mitchell JE, Crow S, Peterson C, Le Grange D, Wonderlich SA. Nutritional adequacy of dietary intake in women with anorexia nervosa. Nutrients. 2015; 7(5):3652-65. 

Ciao AC, Accurso EC, Fitzsimmons-Craft EE, Le Grange D. Predictors and moderators of psychological changes during the treatment of adolescent bulimia nervosa. Behav Res Ther. 2015 Jun; 69:48-53. 

Golden NH, Katzman DK, Sawyer SM, Ornstein RM, Rome ES, Garber AK, Kohn M, Kreipe RE. Update on the medical management of eating disorders in adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 2015 Apr; 56(4): 370–375.

Cook BJ, Steffen KJ, Mitchell JE, Otto M, Crosby RD, Cao L, Wonderlich SA, Crow S, Hill L, Le Grange D, Powers P. A pilot study examining diagnostic differences among exercise and weight suppression in bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder. Eur Eat Disord Rev. 2015 May; 23(3):241-5. 

Dimitropoulos G, Freeman VE, Allemang B, Couturier J, McVey G, Lock J, Le Grange D. Family-based treatment with transition age youth with anorexia nervosa: a qualitative summary of application in clinical practice. J Eat Disord. 2015; 3(1):1. 

Goldschmidt AB, Accurso EC, Schreiber-Gregory DN, Crosby RD, Cao L, Engel SG, Mitchell JE, Crow SJ, Peterson CB, Le Grange D, Wonderlich SA. Behavioral, emotional, and situational context of purging episodes in anorexia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord. 2015 Apr; 48(3):341-4. 

Accurso EC, Fitzsimmons-Craft EE, Ciao AC, Le Grange D. From efficacy to effectiveness: Comparing outcomes for youth with anorexia nervosa treated in research trials versus clinical care. Behav Res Ther. 2015 Feb; 65:36-41. 

Wonderlich JA, Lavender JM, Wonderlich SA, Peterson CB, Crow SJ, Engel SG, Le Grange D, Mitchell JE, Crosby RD. Examining convergence of retrospective and ecological momentary assessment measures of negative affect and eating disorder behaviors. Int J Eat Disord. 2015 Apr; 48(3):305-11. 

Darcy AM, Fitzpatrick KK, Manasse SM, Datta N, Klabunde M, Colborn D, Aspen V, Stiles-Shields C, Labuschagne Z, Le Grange D, Lock J. Central coherence in adolescents with bulimia nervosa spectrum eating disorders. Int J Eat Disord. 2015 Jul; 48(5):487-93. 

Forsberg S, Fitzpatrick KK, Darcy A, Aspen V, Accurso EC, Bryson SW, Agras S, Arnow KD, Le Grange D, Lock J. Development and evaluation of a treatment fidelity instrument for family-based treatment of adolescent anorexia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord. 2015 Jan; 48(1):91-9. 

Bamford B, Barras C, Sly R, Stiles-Shields C, Touyz S, Le Grange D, Hay P, Crosby R, Lacey H. Eating disorder symptoms and quality of life: Where should clinicians place their focus in severe and enduring anorexia nervosa? Int J Eat Disord. 2015 Jan; 48(1):133-8.

Ciao AC, Accurso EC, Fitzsimmons-Craft EE, Lock J, Le Grange D. Family functioning in two treatments for adolescent anorexia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord. 2015 Jan; 48(1):81-90.

Hoste RR, Lebow J, Le Grange D. A bidirectional examination of expressed emotion among families of adolescents with bulimia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord. 2015 Mar; 48(2):249-52.


Le Grange D, Lock J, Accurso EC, Agras WS, Darcy A, Forsberg S, Bryson SW. Relapse from remission at two- to four-year follow-up in two treatments for adolescent anorexia nervosa. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2014 Nov; 53(11):1162-7. 

De Young KP, Lavender JM, Crosby RD, Wonderlich SA, Engel SG, Mitchell JE, Crow SJ, Peterson CB, Le Grange D. Bidirectional associations between binge eating and restriction in anorexia nervosa. An ecological momentary assessment study. Appetite. 2014 Dec; 83:69-74.

Forman SF, McKenzie N, Hehn R, Monge MC, Kapphahn CJ, Mammel KA, Callahan ST, Sigel EJ, Bravender T, Romano M, Rome ES, Robinson KA, Fisher M, Malizio JB, Rosen DS, Hergenroeder AC, Buckelew SM, Jay MS, Lindenbaum J, Rickert VI, Garber A, Golden NH, Woods ER. Predictors of outcome at 1 year in adolescents with DSM-5 restrictive eating disorders: Report of the National Eating Disorders Quality Improvement Collaborative. J Adolesc Health. 2014 Dec; 55(6):750-6. 

Le Grange D, O'Connor M, Hughes EK, Macdonald J, Little K, Olsson CA. Developmental antecedents of abnormal eating attitudes and behaviors in adolescence. Int J Eat Disord. 2014 Nov; 47(7):813-24.

Madden S, Miskovic-Wheatley J, Wallis A, Kohn M, Lock J, Le Grange D, Jo B, Clarke S, Rhodes P, Hay P, Touyz S. A randomized controlled trial of in-patient treatment for anorexia nervosa in medically unstable adolescents. Psychol Med. 2015 Jan; 45(2):415-27.

Crow SJ, Swanson SA, le Grange D, Feig EH, Merikangas KR. Suicidal behavior in adolescents and adults with bulimia nervosa. Compr Psychiatry. 2014 Oct; 55(7):1534-9.

Fitzsimmons-Craft EE, Ciao AC, Accurso EC, Pisetsky EM, Peterson CB, Byrne CE, Le Grange D. Subjective and objective binge eating in relation to eating disorder symptomatology, depressive symptoms, and self-esteem among treatment-seeking adolescents with bulimia nervosa. Eur Eat Disord Rev. 2014 Jul; 22(4):230-6.

Murray SB, Le Grange D. Family therapy for adolescent eating disorders: an update. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2014 May; 16(5):447.

Elran-Barak R, Accurso EC, Goldschmidt AB, Sztainer M, Byrne C, Le Grange D. Eating patterns in youth with restricting and binge eating/purging type anorexia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord. 2014 Dec; 47(8):878-83.

Stiles-Shields C, DclinPsy BB, Lock J, Le Grange D. The effect of driven exercise on treatment outcomes for adolescents with anorexia and bulimia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord. 2015 May; 48(4):392-6.

Hughes EK, Le Grange D, Court A, Yeo MS, Campbell S, Allan E, Crosby RD, Loeb KL, Sawyer SM. Parent-focused treatment for adolescent anorexia nervosa: a study protocol of a randomised controlled trial. BMC Psychiatry. 2014; 14:105.

Le Grange D, Fitzsimmons-Craft EE, Crosby RD, Hay P, Lacey H, Bamford B, Stiles-Shields C, Touyz S. Predictors and moderators of outcome for severe and enduring anorexia nervosa. Behav Res Ther. 2014 May; 56:91-8.

Mann AP, Accurso EC, Stiles-Shields C, Capra L, Labuschagne Z, Karnik NS, Le Grange D. Factors associated with substance use in adolescents with eating disorders. J Adolesc Health. 2014 Aug; 55(2):182-7.

Abd Elbaky GB, Hay PJ, le Grange D, Lacey H, Crosby RD, Touyz S. Pre-treatment predictors of attrition in a randomised controlled trial of psychological therapy for severe and enduring anorexia nervosa. BMC Psychiatry. 2014; 14:69.

Goldschmidt AB, Wonderlich SA, Crosby RD, Cao L, Engel SG, Lavender JM, Mitchell JE, Crow SJ, Peterson CB, Le Grange D. Latent profile analysis of eating episodes in anorexia nervosa. J Psychiatr Res. 2014 Jun; 53:193-9.

Accurso EC, Ciao AC, Fitzsimmons-Craft EE, Lock JD, Le Grange D. Is weight gain really a catalyst for broader recovery?: The impact of weight gain on psychological symptoms in the treatment of adolescent anorexia nervosa. Behav Res Ther. 2014 May; 56:1-6.

Elran-Barak R, Sztainer M, Goldschmidt AB, Le Grange D. Family meal frequency among children and adolescents with eating disorders. J Adolesc Health. 2014 Jul; 55(1):53-8.

Murray SB, Griffiths S, Le Grange D. The role of collegial alliance in family-based treatment of adolescent anorexia nervosa: a pilot study. Int J Eat Disord. 2014 May; 47(4):418-21.

Jenkins PE, Hoste RR, Doyle AC, Eddy K, Crosby RD, Hill L, Powers P, Mitchell JE, Le Grange D. Health-related quality of life among adolescents with eating disorders. J Psychosom Res. 2014 Jan; 76(1):1-5.

Jappe LM, Cao L, Crosby RD, Crow SJ, Peterson CB, Le Grange D, Engel SG, Wonderlich SA. Stress and eating disorder behavior in anorexia nervosa as a function of menstrual cycle status. Int J Eat Disord. 2014 Mar; 47(2):181-8.

Le Grange DAccurso EC, Lock J, Agras S, Bryson SW. Early weight gain predicts outcome in two treatments for adolescent anorexia nervosa. Int J Eat Disord. 2014 Mar; 47(2):124-9.

Hughes EK, Le Grange D, Court A, Yeo M, Campbell S, Whitelaw M, Atkins L, Sawyer SM. Implementation of family-based treatment for adolescents with anorexia nervosa. J Pediatr Health Care. 2014 Jul-Aug; 28(4):322-30.

Forsberg S, LoTempio E, Bryson S, Fitzpatrick KK, Le Grange D, Lock J. Parent-therapist alliance in Family-Based Treatment for adolescents with anorexia nervosa. Eur Eat Disord Rev. 2014 Jan; 22(1):53-8.