Tyler K. Hunt

B.S. in Psychology (2012) Purdue University
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Research Lab: Center for Advancement of Research on Eating Behaviors
Advisor: Dr. Kelsie Forbush, Ph. D.
Research Interests: Normal and abnormal ingestive behaviors; obesity; mediators and moderators of treatment-seeking for eating and weight disorders; comorbidity of eating disorders with anxiety and mood disorders; impulsivity.


Publications:

Hunt, T. K., Forbush, K. T., & Wildes, J. E. (in preparation) Evaluation of the DSM-5 severity indices of bulimic syndromes: What are the best indicators of dysfunction?

Hunt, T. K. & Forbush K. T. (in preparation). Is “drunkorexia” an eating disorder, substance use disorder, or both?

Hunt, T. K. & Forbush, K. T. (in preparation). Do emotion regulation difficulties when upset interact with dietary restraint and binge eating to predict weight gain among college students?

Bohrer, B., Forbush, K. T., & Hunt, T. K. (in press). Are common measures of restraint and disinhibited eating reliable and valid in obese persons? Appetite.

Forbush, K. T. & Hunt, T. K. (2014). Characterization of eating patterns among individuals with eating disorders: What is the state of the plate? Physiology and Behavior. 134, 92-109.

Forbush, K. T., Wildes, J. E., & Hunt, T. K. (2014). Gender norms and validity for the Eating Pathology Symptoms Inventory (EPSI). International Journal of Eating Disorders, 47, 85-91.

Presentations:

Hunt, T. K. & Forbush, K. T. (2015, April). Is “drunkorexia”  an eating disorder, substance use disorder, or both? Poster presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, Boston, MA.

Hunt, T. K. & Forbush, K. T. (2014, March). The role of negative urgency in explaining associations between binge eating and weight gain among undergraduate college students. Poster presented at the International Conference on Eating Disorders, New York, NY.

Forbush, K. T. & Hunt, T. K. (2013, September). Characterization of abnormal eating patterns among individuals with eating disorders: What is the state of the plate? Paper presented at the Ingestive Behaviors Research Center (IBRC) Biennial Symposium on Eating Patterns, Diet Quality and Energy Balance, West Lafayette, IN.


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