C. Alix Timko, PhD

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Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Roberts Center for Pediatric Research
2716 South Street, 8-212
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Office: 267-426-5467
BS (Psychology/German)
St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY, 1996.
MA (Clinical Health Psychology)
MCP Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA, 2000.
PhD (Clinical Psychology)
Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, 2003.
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Selected Publications

Timko, C.A., DeFillip, L., Dakanalis, A.: Sex Differences in Adolescent Anorexia and Bulimia Nervosa: Beyond the Signs and Symptoms. Current Psychiatry Reports 21(1), 2019 Notes: doi.org/10.1007/s11920-019-0988-1.

Timko,C.A.,Goulazian, T.G., Fitzpatrick, K.K. Rodriguez, D: Cognitive remediation therapy (CRT) as a pretreatment intervention for adolescents with anorexia nervosa during medical hospitalization: a pilot randomized controlled trial protocol Pilot and Feasibility Studies 4(87), June 25 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1186/s40814-018-0277-5

Dakanalis, A., Timko, A., Colmegna, F., Riva, G., Clerici, M.: Evaluation of the DSM-5 severity ratings for anorexia nervosa in a clinical sample. Psychiatry Research 262: 124-128, April 2018 Notes: DOI: 10.1016/j.psychres.2018.02.009.

Benau, E.; Plumhoff, J.; Timko, C.A.: Women’s dieting goals (weight loss, weight maintenance, or not dieting) predict exercise motivation, goals, and engagement in undergraduate women: A Self-Determination Theory framework. International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology Jan 30, 2018 Notes: 10.1080/1612197X.2017.1421683.

Peebles, R.; Lesser,A.; Park, C.; Heckert, K.; Timko, C.A.; Lantzouni, E.; Liebman, R.; Weaver, L. : Outcomes of an inpatient medical nutritional rehabilitation protocol in children and adolescents with eating disorders. Journal of Eating Disorders 5(7), Mar 1, 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1186/s40337-017-0134-6.

Moskovich, A.A., Timko, C.A., Honeycutt, L.K., Zucker, N.L., Merwin, R. M.: Change in expressed emotion and treatment outcome in adolescent anorexia nervosa. Eating Disorders 25(1): 80-91, Jan-Feb 2017.

Dakanalis, A. Timko, C.A., Clerici, M., Riva, G., Carrà, G: Objectified Body Consciousness (OBC) in eating psychopathology: Construct validity, reliability, and measurement invariance of the 24-item OBC Scale in clinical and non-clinical adolescent samples. Assessment 24(2): 252-274, 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1177/1073191115602553

Drake, C.E., Timko, C.A., & Luoma, J.: Exploring an implicit measure of acceptance and experiential avoidance of anxiety. Psychological Record 66(3): 463-475, September 2016 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s40732-016-0186-z.

Dakanalis, A., Timko, A., Serino, S., Riva, G., Clerici, M., & Carrà, G.: Prospective psychosocial predictors of onset and cessation of eating pathology amongst college women. European Eating Disorders Review 24(3): 251-256, May 2016 Notes: Doi: 10.1002/erv.2433.

Timko C.A., Zucker N.L., Herbert J.D., Rodriguez D., Merwin R.M.: An open trial of Acceptance-based Separated Family Treatment (ASFT) for adolescents with anorexia nervosa. Behaviour Research and Therapy 69: 63-74, June 2015 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.brat.2015.03.011.

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