• Bright Light Therapy for the Treatment of Night Eating Syndrome 

    McCune, Ashley Michelle (2014)
    The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of an open label bright light therapy (BLT) intervention on night eating behaviors as well as secondary outcomes of mood and sleep quality. It was hypothesized that ...
  • The Impact of Sleep Quality on Energy Intake, Eating Behavior, and Physical Activity 

    Pona, Ashleigh Anne (2015)
    Obesity is associated with numerous health risks and is prevalent across all stages of the lifespan, although it tends to increase with age. As such, the college years are an important time for the development of obesity. ...
  • The influence of media on implicit weight bias 

    Spresser, Carrie Dianne (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2012-04-16)
    The purpose of this dissertation is to determine if exposure to media that exhibits weight bias increases implicit anti-fat attitudes using an objective assessment of emotional response to obesity cues. Participants completed ...