Role of Social Eating in the Relationship between Appearance Orientation and Eating Disorder Related Impairment, The
Fear of negative evaluation from family, friends, and/or peers can lead to fear or avoidance of eating with others (Spoor et al., 2006; Petrie et al., 2009). These fears and behaviors can lead to impairment in multiple circles of one’s life (Aderka et al., 2014). The fear of negative evaluation has been shown to be a predictor of disordered eating (Levinson & Rodebaugh, 2011). Thus, the present study attempted to analyze the effect of social eating on impairment. Research has previously shown a relationship between appearance orientation (AO) and eating disorder (ED) related impairment. The ...
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