The Bardone-Cone Lab


Recent News:

  • Dr. Bardone-Cone received the Rosa Swanson Award for Outstanding Citizenship, reflecting a person in the clinical psychology program who has “helped to foster a warm, supportive, nurturing, and enjoyable professional environment;” selected by graduate student vote.
  • Members of the lab will present posters at the 2019 Eating Disorders Research Society meeting in Chicago, IL, titled Disordered eating attitudes and behaviors among female undergraduates who are varsity athletes, intramural athletes, or not involved in organized sports (primary investigator Dr. Bardone-Cone), Types of social comparison and male body attitudes among men with and without a history of an eating disorder (primary investigator Katie Thompson), and Perceived social support in stages of eating disorder recovery (primary investigator Emily Walsh).
  • Dr. Bardone-Cone will be teaching a new class in the fall on Gender as a Triple I class co-taught with Dr. Cary Levine from the UNC Art History department and Dr. Maxine Eichner from the UNC School of Law. In this course, each professor will address how their discipline studies and thinks about gender.
  • Ale defended her Master’s thesis, A Comparison of the Fat Talk Experience in Young and Middle-Aged Women.
  • Katie proposed her dissertation, Social Comparison, Disordered Eating, and Body Dissatisfaction among Postpartum Women. 
  • The Bardone-Cone lab’s first publication coming out of the RRED study explores males and eating disorder recovery. It has been accepted and is currently in-press for the special issue on eating disorders and related symptomatology in male populations for the International Journal of Eating Disorders.