Heather Shaw, Ph.D.

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Education & Training

B.A., 1989
University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
Sociology, Psychology

M.A., 1992
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Sociology

Ph.D., 1995
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Sociology

Dr. Shaw is a Senior Research Associate at Oregon Research Institute, and has over 16 years of experience as a co-investigator on prospective studies investigating risk factors for future increases in eating pathology, body mass, and depression. She has also served as co-investigator on efficacy and effectiveness prevention trials targeting eating disorders, obesity, and depression. In addition, Dr. Shaw has co-authored meta-analytic reviews of risk factor studies for eating disorders and prevention trials for eating disorders, obesity, and depression.

Current Projects

Implementation Support for Prevention Program Delivery by College Peer Educators

PROJECT PERIOD

12/15/17 - 11/30/22

FUNDING AGENCY

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

CURRENT STATUS

Active and Recruiting

TEAM

Principal Investigator
Eric Stice

Co-Investigators
Laura Akers, Paul Rohde, Heather Shaw

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Target Engagement of a Novel Dissonance-Based Treatment for DSM-5 Eating Disorders

PROJECT PERIOD

07/10/17 - 05/31/22

FUNDING AGENCY

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

CURRENT STATUS

Active and Recruiting

TEAM

Principal Investigator
Eric Stice

Co-Investigators
Paul Rohde, Heather Shaw, Sonja Yokum

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Effectiveness Trial of Peer-Led Dissonance Eating Disorder Prevention Groups

PROJECT PERIOD

06/01/13 - 03/31/19

FUNDING AGENCY

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

CURRENT STATUS

Active and Recruiting

TEAM

Principal Investigator
Eric Stice

Co-Investigators
Paul Rohde, Heather Shaw

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Effectiveness Trial of a Dissonance Based Obesity Prevention Program

PROJECT PERIOD

08/20/12 - 05/31/18

FUNDING AGENCY

National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)

CURRENT STATUS

Completed

TEAM

Principal Investigator
Eric Stice

Co-Investigators
Paul Rohde, Heather Shaw

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Effectiveness Trial of an Adolescent Depression Prevention Program

PROJECT PERIOD

01/01/09 - 11/30/14

FUNDING AGENCY

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

CURRENT STATUS

Completed

TEAM

Principal Investigator
Paul Rohde

Co-Investigators
Heather Shaw, Eric Stice

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Targeted Obesity Prevention Program for Adolescent Females

PROJECT PERIOD

02/10/07 - 01/31/13

FUNDING AGENCY

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

CURRENT STATUS

Completed

TEAM

Principal Investigator
Eric Stice

Co-Investigators
Paul Rohde, Heather Shaw

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Publications

Rohde, P., Stice, E., Shaw, H., Gau, J. M., & Ohls, O. C. (2017). Age effects in eating disorder baseline risk factors and prevention intervention effects. International Journal Of Eating Disorders, 50(11), 1273-1280. doi:10.1002/eat.22775

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Stice, E., Rohde, P., Shaw, H., & Gau, J. M. (2017). An experimental therapeutics test of whether adding dissonance-induction activities improves the effectiveness of a selective obesity and eating disorder prevention program. International Journal of Obesity (2005).

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Stice, E., Rohde, P., Shaw, H., & Gau, J. M. (2017). Clinician-led, peer-led, and internet-delivered dissonance-based eating disorder prevention programs: Acute effectiveness of these delivery modalities. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 85, 883-895.

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Stice, E., & Shaw, H. (2017). Eating disorders: Insights from imaging and behavioral approaches to treatment. Journal Of Psychopharmacology, 31(11), 1485-1495. doi:10.1177/0269881117722999

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Arigo, D., Rohde, P., Shaw, H., & Stice, E. (2017). Psychosocial Predictors of Physical Activity Change among College Students in an Obesity Prevention Trial. Journal of Physical Activity & Health, 1-20. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2016-0515

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Stice, E., Gau, J. M., Rohde, P., & Shaw, H. (2017). Risk factors that predict future onset of each DSM–5 eating disorder: Predictive specificity in high-risk adolescent females. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 126, 38-51. doi: 10.1037/abn0000219

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Stice, E., Rohde, P., & Shaw, H. (2016). Eating disorders. In J. C. Norcross, G. R. VandenBos, D. K. Freedheim, N. Pole, J. C. Norcross, G. R. VandenBos, D. K. Freedheim & N. Pole (Eds.), APA handbook of clinical psychology: Psychopathology and health (Vol. 4). (pp. 275-294). Washington, DC, US: American Psychological Association.

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Shaw, H., Rohde, P., & Stice, E. (2016). Participant feedback from peer-led, clinician-led, and internet-delivered eating disorder prevention interventions. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 49, 1087-1092. doi: 10.1002/eat.22605

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Rohde, P., Stice, E., Shaw, H., & Gau, J. M. (2016). Pilot trial of a dissonance-based cognitive-behavioral group depression prevention with college students. Behaviour Research & Therapy, 8221-27. doi:10.1016/j.brat.2016.05.001

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Shaw, H., & Stice, E. (2016). The implementation of evidence-based eating disorder prevention programs. Eating Disorders, 24, 71-78. doi: 10.1080/10640266.2015.1113832

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Stice, E., Yokum, S., Burger, K., Rohde, P., Shaw, H., & Gau, J. M. (2015). A pilot randomized trial of a cognitive reappraisal obesity prevention program. Physiology & Behavior, 138, 124-132. doi:10.1016/j.physbeh.2014.10.022

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Rohde, P., Shaw, H., Butryn, M. L., & Stice, E. (2015). Assessing program sustainability in an eating disorder prevention effectiveness trial delivered by college clinicians. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 72, 1-8. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2015.06.009

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Stice, E., Rohde, P., Butryn, M. L., Shaw, H., & Marti, C. N. (2015). Effectiveness trial of a selective dissonance-based eating disorder prevention program with female college students: Effects at 2- and 3-year follow-up. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 71, 20-26. doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2015.05.012

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Rohde, P., Stice, E., Shaw, H., & Gau, J. M. (2015). Effectiveness Trial of an Indicated Cognitive-Behavioral Group Adolescent Depression Prevention Program Versus Bibliotherapy and Brochure Control at 1- and 2-Year Follow-Up. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology.

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Rohde, P., Stice, E., Shaw, H., & Gau, J. (2014). Cognitive-behavioral group depression prevention compared to bibliotherapy and brochure control: Nonsignificant effects in pilot effectiveness trial with college students. Behaviour Research And Therapy, 5548-53. doi:10.1016/j.brat.2014.02.003

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Stice, E., Durant, S., Rohde, P., & Shaw, H. (2014). Effects of a Prototype Internet Dissonance-Based Eating Disorder Prevention Program at 1- and 2-Year Follow-Up. Health Psychology: Official Journal Of The Division Of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association,

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Stice, E., Durant, S., Rohde, P., & Shaw, H. (2014). Effects of a prototype Internet dissonance-based eating disorder prevention program at 1- and 2-year follow-up. Health Psychology: Official Journal Of The Division Of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, 33(12), 1558-1567.

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Rohde, P., Stice, E., Shaw, H., & Brière, F. (2014). Indicated cognitive behavioral group depression prevention compared to bibliotherapy and brochure control: Acute effects of an effectiveness trial with adolescents. Journal Of Consulting And Clinical Psychology, 82(1), 65-74. doi:10.1037/a0034640

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Brière, F., Rohde, P., Shaw, H., & Stice, E. (2014). Moderators of two indicated cognitive-behavioral depression prevention approaches for adolescents in a school-based effectiveness trial. Behaviour Research And Therapy, 5355-62. doi:10.1016/j.brat.2013.12.005

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Stice, E., Marti, C. N., Rohde, P., & Shaw, H. (2014). Young woman smokers gain significantly more weight over 2-year follow-up than non-smokers. How Virginia doesn’t slim. Appetite, 85C, 155–159.

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Stice, E., Butryn, M., Rohde, P., Shaw, H., & Marti, C. (2013). An effectiveness trial of a new enhanced dissonance eating disorder prevention program among female college students. Behaviour Research And Therapy, 51(12), 862-871.

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Stice, E., Rohde, P., Durant, S., Shaw, H., & Wade, E. (2013). Effectiveness of peer-led dissonance-based eating disorder prevention groups: Results from two randomized pilot trials. Behaviour Research And Therapy, 51(4-5), 197-206. doi:10.1016/j.brat.2013.01.004

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Stice, E., Rohde, P., Shaw, H., & Marti, C. (2013). Efficacy trial of a selective prevention program targeting both eating disorders and obesity among female college students: 1- and 2-year follow-up effects. Journal Of Consulting And Clinical Psychology, 81(1), 183-189. doi:10.1037/a0031235

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Stice, E., Rohde, P., Durant, S., & Shaw, H. (2012). A preliminary trial of a prototype Internet dissonance-based eating disorder prevention program for young women with body image concerns. Journal Of Consulting And Clinical Psychology, 80(5), 907-916.

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Stice, E., Rohde, P., Gau, J., & Shaw, H. (2012). Effect of a dissonance-based prevention program on risk for eating disorder onset in the context of eating disorder risk factors. Prevention Science: The Official Journal Of The Society For Prevention Research, 13(2), 129-139. doi:10.1007/s11121-011-0251-4

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Stice, E., South, K., & Shaw, H. (2012). Future directions in etiologic, prevention, and treatment research for eating disorders. Journal Of Clinical Child And Adolescent Psychology, 41(6), 845-855.

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Stice, E., Bohon, C., Shaw, H., Marti, C. N., & Rohde, P. (2009). A Meta-Analytic Review of Depression Prevention Programs for Children and Adolescents: Factors That Predict Magnitude of Intervention Effects. Journal Of Consulting & Clinical Psychology, 77(3), 486. doi:10.1037/a0015168

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Stice, E., Marti, C. N., Shaw, H., & Jaconis, M. (2009). An 8-Year Longitudinal Study of the Natural History of Threshold, Subthreshold, and Partial Eating Disorders From a Community Sample of Adolescents. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 118, 587-597.

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Stice, E., Rohde, P., Gau, J., & Shaw, H. (2009). An Effectiveness Trial of a Dissonance-Based Eating Disorder Prevention Program for High-Risk Adolescent Girls. Journal Of Consulting & Clinical Psychology, 77(5), 825-834. doi:10.1037/a0016132

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Shaw, H., Stice, E., & Black Becker, C. (2009). Preventing Eating Disorders. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 18, 199–207. Abstract

Stice, E., Marti, N., Spoor, S., Presnell, K., & Shaw, H. (2008). Dissonance and healthy weight eating disorder prevention programs: Long-term effects from a randomized efficacy trial. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 76, 329-340.

Stice, E., Shaw, H., & Marti, C. N. (2007). A meta-analytic review of eating disorder prevention programs: Encouraging Findings. Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 3, 233-257.

Stice, E., Presnell, K., Gau, J., & Shaw, H. (2007). Testing mediators of intervention effects in randomized controlled trials: An evaluation of two eating disorder prevention programs. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 75, 20-32. Abstract

Stice, E., Shaw, H., & Marti, C. N. (2006). A meta-analytic review of obesity prevention programs for children and adolescents: The skinny on interventions that work. Psychological Bulletin, 132, 667-691.

Stice, E., Shaw, H., Burton, E., & Wade, E. (2006). Dissonance and healthy weight eating disorder prevention programs: A randomized efficacy trial. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 74, 263-275.

Stice, E., Presnell, K., Groesz, L., & Shaw, H. (2005). Effects of a weight maintenance diet on bulimic pathology: An experimental test of the dietary restraint theory. Health Psychology, 24, 402-412.

Stice, E., Presnell, K., Shaw, H., & Rohde, P. (2005). Psychological and behavioral risk factors for onset of obesity in adolescent girls: A prospective study. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 73, 195-202.

Stice, E. & Shaw, H. (2004). Eating disorder prevention programs: A meta-analytic review. Psychological Bulletin, 130, 206-227.

Stice, E., Burton, E. M., & Shaw, H. (2004). Prospective relations between bulimic pathology, depression, and substance abuse: Unpacking comorbidity in adolescent girls. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 72, 62-71.

Stice, E., & Shaw, H. (2003). Prospective relations of body image, eating, and affective disturbances to smoking onset in adolescent girls: How Virginia slims. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 71, 129-135.

Experience

2004- Present
Sr. Research Associate,
Oregon Research Institute, Eugene OR

1999- Present
Research Fellow,
Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

1998-1999
Research Consultant,
Resource Network and Texas State Bar Association, Austin, TX.

1996-1998
Research Scientist,
American Institutes for Research, Palo Alto, CA.

1995-1996
Survey Research Specialist,
National Decision Systems, San Diego, CA.


1995
Instructor,
Department of Sociology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

1992-1994
Research Assistant,
Department of Sociology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

1992-1994
Methodologist,
Survey Research Laboratory, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

1990-1992
Research Assistant,
Department of Sociology, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

1989-1990
Research Assistant,
Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR