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What Your Body Shape Tells You About Your Risk for Eating Disorder

A study on body fat distribution and disordered eating by Laura Berner, PhD, a former doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Michael Lowe, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was featured on Health.com on Nov. 20.

Apple-Shaped Body Types Especially Women are Susceptible to Binge Eating: Study

A study on body fat distribution and disordered eating by Laura Berner, PhD, a former doctoral student in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Michael Lowe, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was mentioned in a Nov. 13 Daily Mail story, that was also picked up by Latinos Health.

‘Sexting’ Case Rocks Colorado Town

David DeMatteo, JD, PhD, an associate professor of law and psychology and director of the JD/PhD program in the Kline School of Law and College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal story on Nov. 8 about students facing child porn charges for sexting. His research was also mentioned in a Nov. 7 CNN segment.

What to Say (and Not Say) to Someone who is Depressed

Arthur Nezu, PhD, Distinguished University professor of Psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in an Oct. 23 post on NBC’s “Today” site about how to talk to someone with depression.

A Survey on Sexting

Research by Emily Stasko, a doctoral candidate in the College of Arts and Sciences, about the prevalence of “sexting,” sending sexually explicit text messages, among adults, was discussed on ESPN’s “Mike & Mike” show on Sept. 16.

Way into a Woman's Heart Also Through her Stomach

Research by Michael Lowe, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, and his former doctoral student Alice Ely, about the correlation between eating and responding to romantic cues, continues to be featured in numerous outlets, including CNN.com, The Daily Mail and CNET.com. The story also was picked up by numerous TV stations, including KYW-TV (CBS-3). 

How Popular is Sexting? The Numbers May Surprise You

A new study about the commonality of sexting by Emily Stasko, a PhD candidate in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Pamela Geller, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Women’s Health Psychology Lab, continued to be picked up by numerous outlets on Aug. 10-12, including CBSNews.com, Yahoo! Health, Cosmopolitan, Newsweek, New York Post and The Daily Mail.

Online Survey Finds 8 in 10 Adults Have Engaged in Sexting

A new study about the commonality of sexting by Emily Stasko, a PhD candidate in the College of Arts and Sciences, and Pamela Geller, PhD, an associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Women’s Health Psychology Lab, was picked up by numerous outlets on Aug. 8- 10, including CNN.com, Huffington Post, New York Magazine, Los Angeles Times, NPR and numerous other outlets.

Aha! I've Got it!

John Kounios, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was profiled in a Philadelphia Inquirer article on July 12 about his research on the neuroscience of creative insight.

Eureka: the Science of Insight and How to Spark Those “Aha” Moments

John Kounios, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences, was interviewed on “Radio Times” on WHYY-FM on June 11 about the neuroscience of creative insight.

Drexel University: Checkup from the Neck Up

A story on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) on June 8 featured the new MindKare kiosk for anonymous mental health screening in Drexel’s Recreation Center. Paul Furtaw, PsyD, associate director of counseling services, was interviewed. The story also mentioned that an additional kiosk is being installed at the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services Center in North Philadelphia.

Drexel University: Checkup from the Neck Up

A story on WCAU-TV (NBC-10) on June 8 featured the new MindKare kiosk for anonymous mental health screening in Drexel’s Recreation Center. Paul Furtaw, PsyD, associate director of counseling services, was interviewed. The story also mentioned that an additional kiosk is being installed at the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services Center in North Philadelphia.