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Books published:

  1. Safer, D, Telch, C, & Chen, EY (2009) Dialectical Behavior Therapy for binge eating and bulimia. The Guilford Press, NY. USA.
  2. Safer, D, Telch, C, & Chen, EY (2011) Binge eating e bulimia: trattamento dialettico-comportamentale. Raffaello Cortina, Italy. This is an Italian translation of the 2009 book.
  3. Safer DL; Telch CF; Chen EY (2013).Tıkanırcasına yeme bozukluğu ve Bulimia için diyalektik davranış terapisi = dialectical behavior therapy for binge eating and bulimia. Ankara : Nobel Akademi Yayıncılık. This is the Turkish translation of the 2009 book.

Peer-Reviewed Manuscripts

* denotes a student author

  1. Christensen, KA, French, MN, & Chen, EY. (2020). Multi-method assessment of palatable food exposure in women with and without eating disorders. European Eating Disorders Review, doi:10.1002/erv.2746.
  2. Chen, E.Y. & Zeffiro, T.A. (2020). Hunger and BMI modulate neural responses to sweet stimuli: fMRI meta-analysis. International Journal of Obesity, (June, 2020). Impact Factor = 5.337.
  3. *Murray, S., & Chen, E. Y. (2019). Examining Adolescence as a Sensitive Period for High-Fat, High-Sugar Diet Exposure: A Systematic Review of the Animal Literature. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 13(1108). doi:10.3389/fnins.2019.01108
  4. Chen EY, (2018). To a future where everyone can walk a dog even if they don’t own one. Frontiers in Public Health 6, 223. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2018.00223
  5. Gorka SM, Phan KL, Hosseini B, Chen EY, McCloskey MS. (2018, online). Ventrolateral Prefrontal Cortex Activation During Social Exclusion Mediates the Relation Between Intolerance of Uncertainty and Trait Aggression, Clinical Psychological Science,
  6. *Yiu A, *Christensen K, *Arlt J, Chen EY. (2018 online). Distress tolerance across self-report, behavioral and psychophysiological domains in women with eating disorders and healthy controls. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry. 61, 24-31. Impact factor = 2.397.
  7. *French, M. N., Fregni, F., & Chen, E. Y. (August, 2018, final publication date). Aerobic Exercise Effects on Cognition: A Functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy Systematic Review. Published abstract in Frontiers in human neuroscience. doi:10.3389/conf.fnhum.2018.227.00064. Impact factor = 2.871.
  8. Chen, EY, & Kaye, W. H. We are only at the tip of the iceberg: A commentary on higher levels of care for anorexia nervosa (March, 2018, final publication date). Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice. 25 (1): e12225. 1-3. DOI: 10.1111/cpsp.12225. Impact factor = 2.38.
  9. *Eneva, KT, *Arlt, JM, *Yiu, A, *Murray, SM, & Chen, EY (2017). Assessment of executive functioning differences among women with Binge Eating Disorder independent of weight status. International Journal of Eating Disorders. 50 (8): 942-951. DOI: 10.1002/eat.22738. Impact factor = 4.068.
  10. *Yiu, A, *Murray, SM, *Arlt, JM, *Eneva, KT, Chen, EY (2017). The importance of body image concerns in overweight and normal-weight individuals with Binge Eating Disorder. Body Image. 2017 May 20;22:6-12. doi: 10.1016/j.bodyim.2017.04.005. PubMed PMID: 28535446. Impact factor = 2.804
  11. *Eneva, KT**, Murray, S**, Chen, EY (2017). Binge-eating disorder may be distinguished by visuospatial memory deficits ** Joint first authors – both students. Eating Behaviors Apr 4;26:159-162. doi: 10.1016/j.eatbeh.2017.04.001. PubMed PMID: 28399487. Impact factor = 2.268.
  12. *Arlt, JM, Smutzer, GS, Chen, EY (2017). Taste Assessment in Normal Weight and Overweight Individuals with Co-Occurring Binge Eating Disorder. 113:239-245. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2017.02.034. Impact factor = 2.291.
  13. *Eneva, KT, *Murray, S, *Yiu, A, *O’Garro-Moore, J, Alloy, LB, Avena, NM, Chen EY (2017). Reward and Punishment Sensitivity and Disordered Eating Behaviors in Men and Women. The Journal of Eating Disorders. 16;5:6. doi: 10.1186/s40337-017-0138-2.
  14. Chen, EY, Cacioppo, J, *Fettich K, Gallop, R, McCloskey MS, Olino, T, Zeffiro, TA. (2017). An adaptive randomized trial of comparing Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Cognitive Behavior Therapy for binge-eating. Psychological Medicine. 47(4), 703-717, DOI: 10.1017/S0033291716002543. Impact factor = 5.491
  15. Chen, EY, Olino, TM, Conklin, CJ, Mohamed, FB, Hoge, WS, Foster, GD. On behalf of the GN-BO study group (Genetic and Neural Biomarkers of Obesity) study group: Arlt, J., Murray, S., Eneva, K.T., Yiu, A., VanderVeur, S.S., Lent, M., Tewsbury, C., Kidd, K., Kidd, J & Newberg, A.. (2017). Genetic and neural predictors of Behavior Weight Loss. A preliminary study. Obesity. 25(1), 66-75. DOI: 10.1002/oby.21691. Impact factor = 4.389
  16. *Eichen, DM, Chen, EY, Schmitz, MF, Arlt, J, McCloskey, MS. (2016). Addiction vulnerability and binge eating in women: Exploring reward sensitivity, affect regulation, impulsivity & weight/shape concerns. Personality and Individual Differences, 100, 16-22. DOI: 10.1016/j.paid.2016.03.084. Impact factor = 2.417
  17. Chen, EY, *Weissman, JA, Zeffiro, TA, *Yiu, A, *Eneva, KT, *Arlt, JM, *Swantek MJ. (2016). Family-based therapy for young adults with anorexia nervosa restores weight. International Journal of Eating Disorders.49:701-707. doi: 10.1002/eat.22513. Impact factor = 4.068
  18. *Arlt, J, *Yiu, A, *Eneva, K, *Dryman, MT, Heimberg, RG, Chen, EY. Contributions of cognitive inflexibility to eating disorder and social anxiety symptoms. (2016). Eating Behaviors, 21:30-32. doi: 10.1016/j.eatbeh.2015.12.008. Impact factor = 2.268
  19. *Murray, SM, Tulloch, AJ, Chen, EY, Avena, NM, (2015). Insights revealed by rodent models of sugar binge eating. CNS Spectrums. 20: 6: 530-536. doi: Impact factor = 2.71.
  20. Chen, EY, *Segal, K, *Weissman, J, Zeffiro, TA, Gallop R, Linehan, MM, Bohus M, Lynch, TR (2015). An adaptation of Dialectical Behavior Therapy for outpatient adult anorexia nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders. 48(1):123-32. doi: 10.1002/eat.22360. Impact factor = 4.068.
  21. *Sheets, CS, Peat, CM, *Berg, KC, White, EK, Bocchieri-Ricciardi, Chen, EY, Mitchell, JE, (2015). Post-Operative Psychosocial Predictors of Outcome in Bariatric Surgery. Obesity Surgery; 25(2):330-45. doi: 10.1007/s11695-014-1490-9. Impact factor = 3.346.
  22. Lynch, TR, Gray, KL, Hempel, RJ, Titley, M, Chen, EY, O’Mahen, HA, (2013). Radically open-dialectical behavior therapy for adult anorexia nervosa: feasibility and outcomes from an inpatient program. BMC Psychiatry 13(1):293. DOI: 10.1186/1471-244X-13-293. Impact factor = 2.23.
  23. *Southward, M, *Christensen, K, *Fettich, KC, *Weissman, J, *Berona, J, Chen, EY (2013). Loneliness mediates the relationship between emotion dysregulation and bulimia nervosa/binge eating disorder psychopathology in a clinical sample. Eating and Weight Disorders. 19(4): 509–513. DOI: 10.1007/s40519-013-0083-2, pp. 509-513. Impact factor = 1.254.
  24. Chen, EY, *Fettich, KC, *Tierney, M, *Cummings, H, *Berona, J, *Weissman, J, *Ward, A, *Christensen, K, *Southward, M, *Gordon, KH, Mitchell, J, Coccaro, E. (2012). Factors associated with suicidal ideation in severely obese bariatric surgery seeking individuals. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior.42 (5), 541-549. DOI: 10.1111/j.1943-278X.2012.00110.x. Impact factor = 2.726
  25. *Fettich, KC, & Chen, EY, (2012). Coping with obesity stigma affects depressed mood in African-American and Caucasian candidates for bariatric surgery. 20 (5): 1118-1121. DOI: 10.1038/oby.2012.12. Impact factor = 4.389
  26. McCloskey, SM, Look, A, Chen, EY, Pajoumand, F, Berman, M (2012). Non -suicidal self-injury: Relationship to behavioral and self-rating measures of impulsivity and self-aggression. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. Volume 42, Issue 2, pages 197–209, DOI: 10.1111/j.1943-278X.2012.00082.x. Impact factor = 2.726
  27. Chen EY & *Fettich, KC, McCloskey, MS, (2012). Correlates of suicidal ideation and/or behavior in bariatric-surgery-seeking individuals with severe obesity. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. 33(3), p137-143. 10.1027/0227-5910/a000115. Impact factor = 1.527
  28. Safer, D and Chen, EY. (2011). Commentary on: Anorexia nervosa as a disorder of emotion dysregulation: Theory, evidence and treatment implications (Haynos, AF & Fruzzetti, AE, (2011). Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice. 18(3), 203–207. Doi: 10.1111/j.1468-2850.2011.01251.x. Impact factor = 2.113.
  29. Chen, EY, McCloskey, MS, *Michelson, S, *Gordon, K, Coccaro, E (2011). Characterizing eating disorders in a personality disorders sample. Psychiatry Research.185 (3) 427-432. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2010.07.002. Impact factor = 2.682.
  30. Chen EY, le Grange, D, Celio Doyle, A, Zaitsoff, S, Doyle, P, Roehrig, JP,  Washington, B, (2010). A case series of family-based therapy for weight restoration in young adults with Anorexia Nervosa. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy. 40 (4), 219-224. doi: 10.1007/s10879-010-9146-0
  31. McCloskey, M, *Kleabir, K, Chen, EY, Berman, M, & Coccaro, E (2010). Unhealthy Aggression: Intermittent Explosive Disorder and adverse physical health outcomes, Health Psychology, 29, 324-332. doi: 10.1037/a0019072. Impact factor = 3.611
  32. *Munoz, D, Chen, EY, *Fischer, S, Sanchez-Johnsen, L, Roerhig, M, Dymek-Valentine, M, Alverdy, JC, le Grange, D (2010). Changes in Desired Body Shape After Bariatric Surgery, Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention 18:1–8. doi: 10.1080/10640266.2010.490126. Impact factor = 1.484
  33. Chen, EY, Brown, MZ, Harned, M, & Linehan MML (2009). A comparison of borderline personality disorder with and without eating disorders. Psychiatry Research; 170 (1): 86-90. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2009.03.006. Impact factor = 2.682
  34. Chen, EY, McCloskey MS, Keenan, K (2009). Subtyping disordered eating in a community sample of girls. International Journal of Eating Disorders; 42 (3): 275-83. doi: 10.1002/eat.20661. Impact factor = 4.068
  35. Chen, EY, *Roehrig M, *Herbozo, S, McCloskey, MS, *Roehrig, J, *Cummings, H, Alverdy, J, le Grange, D (2009). Compensatory Eating Disorder Behavior and Gastric Bypass Outcome. International Journal of Eating Disorders; Nov 42 (4): 363-6. doi: 10.1002/eat.20617. Impact factor = 4.068
  36. Chen, EY, McCloskey, MS, *Doyle, P, *Roehrig, J,* Berona, J, Alverdy, J, and le Grange, D (2009). Body mass index as a predictor of one-year outcome in gastric bypass surgery. Obesity Surgery; Sept 19 (9): 1240-2. doi: 10.1007/s11695-008-9724-3. Impact factor = 3.346
  37. Chen, EY (2008). Dialectical behavior therapy for clients with eating disorders and borderline personality disorders. Clinician’s Research Digest; Dec; 26(12). Impact factor = 1.545
  38. Le Grange, D, Doyle, P, Crosby, R, Chen, EY, (2008). Early Response to Treatment in Adolescent Bulimia Nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders. Dec, 41 (8), 755-757. doi:  10.1002/eat.20566. Impact factor = 4.068
  39. Chen EY, Matthews, L, Allen, C, *Kuo J, Linehan, MM (2008). Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Clients with Binge-Eating Disorder or Bulimia Nervosa and Borderline Personality Disorder. International Journal of Eating Disorders. Sept 41 (6), 505-512. doi: 10.1002/eat.20522. Impact factor = 4.068
  40. Chen  EY & le Grange, D. (2007). Subtyping Adolescents with Bulimia Nervosa. Behaviour Research and Therapy. 45(12) 2813-2820. doi:10.1016/j.brat.2007.09.003. Impact factor = 4.599
  41. *Munoz DJ, *Lal, M, Chen, EY, *Mansour, M,* Fischer, S, Roehrig, M, Sanchez-Johnsen, L, Dymek-Valentine, M, Alverdy, J, & Grange, D. (2007). Why Patients Seek Bariatric Surgery: A Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis of Patient Motivation Obesity Surgery. 17(11):1487-91. doi: 10.1007/s11695-008-9427-9. Impact factor = 3.346
  42. *Munoz, D, Chen, EY, *Fischer, S, *Roehrig, M, Sanchez-Johnsen, L, Alverdy, J, Dymek-Valentine, M, & le Grange D (2007). Considerations for the use of the Beck Depression Inventory in the Assessment of Weight-Loss Surgery Seeking Patients. Obesity Surgery, 17, 1-7. doi: 10.1007/s11695-007-9185-0. Impact factor = 3.346
  43. *Fischer, S, Chen, EY, *Katterman, S, *Roerhig, M, *Bochierri-Ricciardi, L, *Munoz, D, Dymek-Valentine, M, Alverdy, J, le Grange, D. (2007). Emotional Eating in a Morbidly Obese Bariatric Surgery Seeking Population. Obesity Surgery. 17 (6):782-788. doi: 10.1007/s11695-007-9143. Impact factor = 3.346
  44. Chen, EY, *Bocchieri-Ricciardi LE, *Munoz D, *Fischer S, Katterman S, Roehrig M, Dymek-Valentine M, Alverdy JC, Le Grange, D. Depressed mood in Class III obesity is predicted by weight-related stigma (2007). Obesity Surgery. 17 (5): 673-675. doi: 10.1007/s11695-007-9112-4. Impact factor = 3.346
  45. Chen, EY,* Brown, MZ, Lo, T, & Linehan, MM (2007). STD rates and high-risk sexual behaviors in BPD versus BPD-SUD. Journal of Nervous & Mental Disease. 195(2):125-129. doi: 10.1097/01.nmd.0000254745.35582.f6. Impact factor = 2.54
  46. *Whiteside, U, Chen, EY, Neighbors, C, Hunter, D, Lo, T, & Larimer, ME (2007). Binge eating and emotion regulation: Do binge eaters have fewer skills to modulate and tolerate negative affect? Eating Behaviors, 8, 162-169. doi:10.1016/j.eatbeh.2006.04.001. Impact factor = 2.268
  47. *Bocchieri-Ricciardi, LE, Chen, EY, Munoz, D, Fischer, S, Dymek-Valentine, M, Alverdy, JC & Le Grange, D. (2006). Pre-surgery binge eating status: effect on eating behavior and weight outcome after gastric bypass. Obesity Surgery. Sept;16(9):1198-204. doi: 10.1381/096089206778392194. Impact factor = 3.346
  48. Chen, EY, & *Brown, M. (2005) Obesity Stigma in Sexual Relationships. Obesity 13: 1393-1397. doi: 10.1038/oby.2005. Impact factor = 4.389
  49. Schwartz, MB, Chen, EY, Brownell, KD. (2003). Trick, treat, or toy: Children are just as likely to choose toys as candy on Halloween. Journal of Nutrition Education & Behavior. Vol 35(4), p. 207-209. doi:10.1016/S1499-4046(06)60335-7. Impact factor = 2.241
  50. Chen, EY, Touyz, SW, Beumont, PJV, Fairburn, CG, Griffiths, R, Butow, P, Russell, J, Schotte, D E, Gertler, R, Basten, C. (2003). Comparison of group and individual cognitive-behavioral therapy for patients with Bulimia Nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders. Vol 33(3), p. 241-254. doi: 1002/eat.10137. Impact factor = 4.068

Book Chapters:

  1. Chen, EY, Yiu, A, Safer, D. Emotion-based therapies for eating disorders. In Agras WS & Robinson A (in press). The Oxford Handbook of Eating Disorders. Oxford Press, UK.
  2. Chen, EY (2017). Co-morbid eating disorders. In B. Stanley & A. New. (Eds.) Borderline personality disorder primer. (pp. 58-73). Oxford University Press. New York, NY.
  3. Segal, K.S., Ohler L.A., Eneva, K.T., Chen, EY (2014). Dialectical behavior therapy for Bulimia Nervosa and Major Depressive Disorder. In B. Thompson-Brenner (Ed.) Casebook of evidence-based therapy for eating disorders. (pp. 316-342). New York, NY: Guilford Press.
  4. Segal, KE, Altman, S.E., Weissman, JA, Safer, DL, Chen, EY (2013). Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Binge-Eating Disorder. In J. Alexander, A. B. Goldschmidt, & D. Le Grange (Eds.), A Clinicians Guide to Binge Eating Disorder. (pages 123-137). NY: Routledge.
  5. Chen EY and Safer, DL (2010) Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Bulimia Nervosa and Binge Eating Disorder in C. Grilo and J. Mitchell (Eds.) The Treatment of Eating Disorders. NY: Guilford Press.
  6. Chen EY and Safer, DL (2010) Dialectical Behavior Therapy in W. S. Agras (Ed.) Oxford Handbook of Eating Disorders. Oxford University Press.
  7. Chen EY, Fettich K, Harold S, Mitchell JE. (2010) Severe Obesity, Bariatric Surgery and Suicide. In Gastric Bypass: Surgical Procedures, Health Effects and Common Complications, Nova Science Publishers, Inc, NY. USA.
  8. Wisniewski, L, Safer, D, & Chen, EY (2007) Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Eating Disorders. In LA Dimeff & K. Koerner (Eds.), Dialectical Behavior Therapy in Clinical Practice. New York, NY.
  9. Chen EY & Linehan, MM (2005). Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Eating Disorders. In A Freeman, SH Felgoise, AM Nezu, CM Nezu, MA Reinecke (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Cognitive Behavior Therapy. Plenum US.
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