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Taona Chithambo

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Taona Chithambo’s research examines treatment outcomes for electronic interventions targeting the reduction of body dissatisfaction and eating pathology.  She aims to develop web-based interventions that are amenable to widespread dissemination among individuals at risk for the development of eating disorders.  Her dissertation project evaluates the efficacy of a computer-mediated, dissonance-based eating disorder prevention program.


  • BA Univ Texas Austin, 12/2007
  • M.A. Psychology, University of Southern California, 12/2010



  • Department of Psychology
  • University of Southern California
  • SGM 501
  • 3620 South McClintock Ave.
  • Los Angeles, CA 90089-1061
  • Phone: (213) 740 - 2203