Dr. Shapiro’s Publications

Representative Publications. For a .pdf copy of any paper, please email Dr. Shapiro.

Peer-Reviewed Publications


  1. Shapiro JR, Bauer S, Andrews E, Pisetsky E, Bulik-Sullivan B, Hamer RM, Bulik CM. Mobile Therapy: Use of Text-Messaging in the Treatment of Bulimia Nervosa. Int J Eat Disord 2010;43(6):513-9
  2. Lundgren, JD, Shapiro, JR, Bulik, CM. Night Eating Patterns of Patients with Bulimia Nervosa: A Preliminary Report. Eating and Weight Disorders: Studies on Anorexia, Bulimia, and Obesity 2008; 13: 171-175.
  3. Shapiro JR, Pisetsky E, Crenshaw W., Spainhour S., Hamer R, Dymek-Valentine M, Bulik CM. Exploratory Study to Decrease Post-Prandial Anxiety: Just Relax! Int J Eat Disord 2008; 41:728–733.
  4. Shapiro JR, Bauer S, Kordy H, Hamer RM, Ward D. Bulik CM. Use of Text Messaging for Monitoring Sugar-Sweetened Beverages, Physical Activity, and Screen Time in Children: A Pilot Study. J Nutr Educ Behav. 2008;40:385-391.
  5. Bulik CM, Brownley K, Shapiro JR. Diagnosis and Management of Binge Eating Disorder. Invited Article. World Psychiatry, 2007; 6 (3):142-8.
  6. Taylor CB, Franko DL, Neumark-Sztainer D, Paxton SJ, & Shapiro JR. Public health approach to eating disorders. Letter to Editor. The Lancet, Jun 9, 2007;369: 1928.
  7. Shapiro JR, Reba-Harrelson L, Dymek-Valentine M, Woolson S, Hamer RM, Bulik, CM. Feasibility and acceptability of CD-ROM-based cognitive-behavioural treatment for binge eating disorder. Eur Eat Disord Rev 2007; 15 (3): 163-174.
  8. Shapiro JR, Woolson W, Hamer RM, Marcus M. Kalarchian M, Bulik, CM. Evaluating Binge Eating in Children: Development of the Children’s Binge Eating Scale (C-BEDS). Int J Eat Disord 2007; 40: 82-89.
  9. Shapiro JR, Berkman ND, Brownley KA, Sedway JA, Lohr KN, Bulik M. Bulimia Nervosa Treatment: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials. Int J Eat Disord 2007; 40: 321-336.
  10. Shapiro JR, Stout A, Musante G. “Structure-size me:” Weight and health changes over a four week structured program. Eat Behav 2005; 6:169-178.
  11. Shapiro JR, Anderson DA, Danoff-Burg S. A pilot study of the effects of weight loss on Fibromyalgia Symptoms. J Psychosom Res 2005; 59: 275-282.
  12. Shapiro JR, Anderson DA. Counterregulatory eating in multiple item test meals. Eat Behav 2005; 6: 169-178.
  13. Lundgren JD, Anderson DA, Thompson,JK, Shapiro JR, Paulosky CA. Perception of teasing in underweight persons: A modification of the perception of teasing scale. Eat Weight Disord 2004; 9: 139-146.
  14. Anderson DA, Lundgren JD, Shapiro JR, Paulosky CA. Assessment of eating disorders: Review and recommendations for clinical use. Behav Modif 2004; 28:,763-82.
  15. Shapiro JR, Anderson DA. The effects of restraint, gender, and body mass index on the accuracy of self-reported weight. Int J Eat Disord 2003; 34:177-180.
  16. Anderson, DA, Shapiro JR, Lundgren JD. The freshman year of college as a critical period for weight gain: An initial evaluation. Eat Behav 2003; 4: 363-367.
  17. Anderson DA, Lundgren JD, Shapiro JR, Paulosky CA. Weight goals in a college-age population. Obes Res, 2003; 11: 274-278.
  18. Anderson DA, Shapiro JR, Lundgren JD, Spataro LE, Frye, CA. Self-reported dietary restraint is associated with elevated levels of salivary cortisol. Appetite 2002; 38: 13-17.
  19. Anderson DA, Shapiro JR, Lundgren JD. The behavioral treatment of obesity. The Behavior Analyst Today 2001; 2: 133-140.

Invited Book Chapters

  1. Bulik CM, Brownley KA, Shapiro JR, Berkman N. Anorexia. In Sturmey, P & Hersen, M (Eds.), Handbook of evidence-based practice in clinical psychology. Volume 1: Child and adolescent disorders, Volume II: Adult disorders. Wiley. (in press).
  2. Shapiro JR, & Bulik CM. Cognitive-behavioral treatment (CBT) for obesity. In: P. Vinai (ED.). Pathways to Obesity and Main Roads to Recovery. Chapter 14. Nova Science Publishers, Cuneo, Italy 2011.
  3. Shapiro JR, & Bauer S. Use of the Short Message Service (SMS)-Based Interventions to Enhance CBT. In: B. Klein and J. Proudfoot (Eds). Oxford Guide to Low Intensity CBT Interventions pgs. 281-286. Oxford University Press, Inc., NY. 2010.
  4. Shapiro JR, & Bulik CM. Childhood onset eating disorders. In: K. Keller & J.G. Golson (Eds): Encyclopedia of Obesity (Vol 1) p. 135. Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA. 2008.
  5. Shapiro JR, & Bulik CM. Cognitive behavior therapy. In: K. Keller & J.G. Golson (Eds): Encyclopedia of Obesity (Vol 1) pgs. 148-151. Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA. 2008.
  6. Raney, T.J., Shapiro, J.S., Bulik, C.M. Evidence-based psychotherapies for eating disorders. US Psychiatry Review, Volume 2, 29-31. 2009.
  7. Brownley K, Shapiro JR., Bulik CM. Evidence-informed strategies for binge eating disorder and obesity. In: I. Dancyger & V. Fornari (Eds): Evidence Based Treatments for Eating Disorders: Children, Adolescents and Adults. Nova Science Publishers, New York. 2008.
  8. Shapiro JR, & Bulik CM. Technology-enhanced treatment for Binge Eating Disorder. In: S Bauer & H. Kordy (Eds). E-Mental-Health (1st Edition) pgs: 149-162. Springer Medizin Verlag, Heidelberg, Germany. 2008.
  9. Shapiro, JR, & Bulik, CM. “Cibo e computer, la psicoterapia cognitiva dall’approccio classico all’auto aiuto con l’utilizzo delle tecnologie informatiche.” (Self-help treatment for binge-eating disorder). In P. Vinai & P. Todisco (Eds): “Quando le emozioni diventano cibo, psicoterapia cognitiva del Binge Eating Disorder”. Cortina Milano. 2007.