SHERRIE DELINSKY Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Sherrie Delinsky – Publications & Presentations

Publications

 

•  Delinsky SS, St. Germain SA. "Anorexia nervosa," In T Cash (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Body Image and Human Appearance. San Diego: Academic Press: 2012.

 

•  Delinsky SS. "Body image and anorexia nervosa," In T Cash, L Smolak (Eds.) Body Image, Second Edition: A Handbook of Science, Practice, and Prevention. (2nd ed.). New York: Guilford Press: 2011, 279-287.

 

•  Delinsky SS, St. Germain SA, Thomas JJ, Ellison Craigen K, Fagley WH, Weigel TJ, Levendusky P, Becker AE. “Naturalistic study of course, effectiveness, and predictors of outcome among female adolescents in residential treatment for eating disorders.” Eating and Weight Disorders 2010;15: 127-35.

 

•  Delinsky SS, Wilson GT. "Cognitive behavior therapy with body image exposure for bulimia nervosa: A case example," Cognitive and Behavioral Practice 2010; 17: 270-277.

 

•  Delinsky SS, St. Germain SA, Thomas JJ, Ellison Craigen K, Weigel TJ, Levendusky P, Becker AE. “Motivation to change among residential patients with an eating disorder: Assessment of the multidimensionality of motivation and its relation to treatment outcome.” International Journal of Eating Disorders 2010; 44; 340-348.

 

•  Thomas, JJ, Delinsky SS, St. Germain SA, Weigel TJ, Tangren CM, Levendusky P, Becker, AE. "How do eating disorder specialist clinicians apply DSM-IV diagnostic criteria in routine clinical practice? Implications for enhancing clinical utility in DSM-5". Psychiatry Research 2010; 178: 511-517.

 

•  Hildebrandt T, Walker DC, Alfano L, Delinsky SS, Bannon K. "Development and validation of a male specific body checking questionnaire," International Journal of Eating Disorders 2010; 43: 77-87.

 

•  Derenne JL, Baker CW, Delinsky SS, Becker AE. "Clinical ratings scales and assessment in eating disorders assessment," In L Baer, M Blais (Eds.) Handbook of Clinical Rating Scales and Assessment in Psychiatry and Mental Health. Totowa, NJ: Humana Press: 2010, pp. 145-174.

 

•  Greenberg JL, Delinsky SS, Reese HE, Buhlmann U, Wilhelm S. "Body Image," In J Grant, M. Potenza (Eds.) Young Adult Mental Health. New York: Oxford Press: 2010, pp. 126-142.

 

•  Delinsky SS, Wilson GT. "Weight gain, dietary restraint, and disordered eating in the freshman year of college," Eating Behaviors 2008; 9: 82-90.

 

•  Delinsky SS, Becker AE, Derenne J. "Specific mental health disorders: Eating disorders," In K Heggenhougen, S Quah (Eds.) International Encyclopedia of Public Health. San Diego: Academic Press: 2008; pp. 169-174.

 

•  Delinsky SS, Wilson G.T. "Mirror exposure for body image disturbance: a preliminary randomized trial," International Journal of Eating Disorders 2006; 39: 108-116.

 

•  Delinsky SS, Latner JD, Wilson GT. "Binge eating and weight loss in a self-help behavior modification program," Obesity 2006; 14:1244-1249.

 

•  Delinsky SS. "Cosmetic surgery: a common and accepted form of self-improvement?" Journal of Applied Social Psychology 2005; 35: 2012-2028.

 

•  Franko D, Keel PK, Dorer DJ, Blais MA, Delinsky SS, Eddy KT, Charat V, Renn R, Herzog DB. "What predicts suicide attempts in women with eating disorders?" Psychological Medicine 2004, 34: 1-11.

 

•  Hayaki J, Friedman MA, Whisman MA, Delinsky SS, Brownell KD. "Sociotropy and bulimic symptoms in clinical and nonclinical samples," International Journal of Eating Disorders 2003; 34: 172-176.

 

•  Whisman MA, Delinsky SS. "Marital satisfaction and an information-processing measure of partner-schemas," Cognitive Therapy Research 2002; 26: 617-27.

 

•  Eddy KT, Keel PK, Dorer DJ, Delinsky SS, Franko DL, Herzog DB. "Longitudinal comparison of anorexia nervosa subtypes," International Journal of Eating Disorders 2002, 31: 191-201.

 

•  Keel PK, Dorer DJ, Eddy KT, Delinsky SS, Franko DL, Blais MA, Keller MB, Herzog DB. "Predictors of treatment utilization among with anorexia and bulimia nervosa," American Journal of Psychiatry 2002; 159: 140-142.

 

•  Herzog DB, Delinsky SS. "Classification of eating disorders," In R Striegel-Moore, L Smolak (Eds.). Eating disorders: Innovative directions for research in practice. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association Press; 2001. pp. 31-50.

 

•  Franko DL, Blais MA, Becker AE, Delinsky SS, Greenwood DN, Flores AT, Ekeblad ER, Eddy KT, Herzog DB. "Pregnancy complications and neonatal outcomes in women with eating disorders," American Journal of Psychiatry 2001; 158: 1461-6.

 

•  Herzog DB, Dorer DJ, Keel PK, Delinsky Selwyn S, Ekeblad ER, Flores AT,Greenwood DN, Burwell RA, Keller MB. "Recovery and relapse in anorexia and bulimia nervosa," Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 1999; 38: 829-37

 

Presentations

 

•  2013 Female Athlete Conference: Strategies for Optimal Health and Performance, Wellesley, MA

Strategies for Improving Body Image in Athletes

 

•  2013 NY in MA: Mass Ballet Summer Program, Framingham, MA

Wellness Primer for the Performing Arts

 

•  2013 Association of Independent Schools in New England Counselor Training, Dedham, MA

Eating Disorders and Disordered Eating in the Independent School Setting

 

•  2012 Walnut Hill School for the Arts, School-wide Assembly, Natick, MA

Body Wise: The Skinny on Body Image and Eating Disorders

 

•  2011 Annual National Conference: Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association, Needham, MA

The Next Generation: Applying Research Innovations to Effectively Treat Body Image Disturbance

 

•  2009 Eating Disorder Research Society Meeting, Brooklyn, NY

Decisional balance: Ambivalence about change among adolescent patients in residential treatment for eating disorders

 

•  2009 Eating Disorder Research Society Meeting, Brooklyn, NY

Outcomes of residential treatment for female adolescents with an eating disorder

 

•  2008 Eating Disorder Research Society Meeting, Montreal, Canada

The inter-rater reliability of research versus clinical diagnoses among patients in residential treatment for eating disorders: The problem of eating disorder not otherwise specified

 

•  2007 Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA

Body checking and avoidance among patients in residential treatment for eating disorders

 

•  2007 Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapies, Philadelphia, PA

Core beliefs and psychopathology among patients in residential treatment for eating disorders

 

•  2007 International Conference on Eating Disorders, Baltimore, MD

Ambivalence about recovery among patients in residential treatment for eating disorders

 

•  2007 International Conference on Eating Disorders, Baltimore, MD

Weight, length of stay, and readmission among patients in residential treatment for eating disorders

 

•  2006 11th Annual National Conference: Massachusetts Eating Disorders Association, Needham, MA

Body avoidance and checking: The behaviors of body image disturbance

 

•  2005 International Conference on Eating Disorders, Montreal, Canada

Are fears of the Freshman 15 related to the development of disordered eating?

 

•  2004 International Conference on Eating Disorders, Orlando, FL

Mirror exposure for body image disturbance

 

•  2004 International Conference on Eating Disorders, Orlando, FL

Motivational feedback for patients in residential treatment for eating disorders

 

•  2000 International Conference on Eating Disorders, New York, NY

Suicide risk in a longitudinal study of anorexia and bulimia nervosa

 

Press

 

Dr. Delinsky’s research has been highlighted on radio (National Public Radio, XM Radio) and in print (Boston Globe, Self, Shape, Allure, Women’s Health, Glamour, Cosmopolitan magazines).  She is a frequently-interviewed expert for articles about health and mental health.

 

To contact Dr. Delinsky, please call 781.235.4360 or click here to send an email.

Sherrie Delinsky, Ph.D.

148 Linden Street, Suite #109 • Wellesley, MA 02482 • (781) 235-4360