Dr. LePage Discusses FitBits, Body Image and Obesity at NYC Convention
Marley Felthousen ‘17 joined Dr. LePage in New York City
Dr. Marie LePage presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies convention in New York. She discussed a project co-conducted with Dr. Monica McCoy, exploring the outcomes of their course on body image. Dr. LePage also presented “The effects of FitBits combined with motivational coaching on physical activity in undergraduate females; “A course of body image disordered eating, and obesity;” “Utilizing application-based technology to assess social comparison behaviors in vivo;” and “An application based intervention program to reduced body dissatisfaction.”
Marley Felthousen ‘17 and Alexandra Bruce ‘16 joined Dr. LePage in New York City for the annual meeting. Marley presented a study she worked on with Mariah Elliott ’16, while Alexandra presented two studies based on her SCICU project with Ashley-Hart Maiorana.