Books and Chapters

Mason, A.E., & Epel, E.S. Stress and obesity (2017). Eating disorders and obesity: A comprehensive handbook, 3rd Edition. (pp. 421-426). New York, NY: Guilford Press.

Parker, S.C., Nelson, B.W., Epel, E.S., & Siegal, D.J. (2015). "The Science of Presences: A Central Mediator of the Interpersonal Benefits of Mindfulness" in Handbook of Mindfulness: Theory, Research, and Practice, Ed. K.W. Brown, J.D. Cresswell, & R.M. Ryan.

Prather, A., Aschbacher, K., & Epel, E. (2013). "Obesity and immune aging" in Immunosenescence: Behavioral and Psychosocial Determinants, Eds, J. Lord, J. Bosch, A. Phillips, Springer, in press.

Epel, E., Tomiyama, J., Dallman, M. (2013). Stress and Reward-Neural Networks, Eating, and Obesity. In Food & Addiction, Eds. K Brownell & M. Gold, in press.

Kristeller, J. & Epel, E. (2013). "Mindful eating, mindless eating, and neurobiology" in Handbook of Mindfulness, Eds. Le & Langer, in press.

Tomiyama, J., & Epel, E. (2012) "Telomeres and Telomerase" in Encyclopedia of Behavioral Medicine, M. D. Gellman & J. R. Turner, Eds. New York: Springer (invited contribution, peer reviewed).

Seeman, T., Epel, E., Gruenwald, T., Karlamangla, A., & McEwen, B. (2010), Socio-economic differentials in peripheral biology: cumulative allostatic load. In Adler & Stewart, Socioeconomic Status and Health. Annals of New York Academy of Science,1186, 223-39.

Lin, J., Epel, E., & Blackburn, E. (2009) Telomeres, Telomerase, Stress, and Aging. In G. Bernstein & J. Caccioppo (Eds.), Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral Sciences (1280-1295).Hoboken, NJ: J. Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Bower, J., Epel, E., & Moskowitz, J. (2008). Biological correlates: How psychological components of benefit finding may lead to physiological benefits. In C.L. Park, S. Lechner, A. Stanton, & M. Antoni (Eds.), Medical illness and positive life change: Can crisis lead to personal transformation? (155-172).Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Epel, E., Burke, H., & Wolkowitz, O. (2007). The psychoneuroendocrinology of aging: Biopsychosocial perspectives. In C.M. Aldwin, C.L. Park, & A. Spiro III (Eds.), Handbook of Psychology of Aging and Health, (110-141). New York, NY: Guilford Publications, Inc.

Wolkowitz, O. M., Epel, E. S., & Reus, V. I. (2001). Antiglucocorticoid strategies in treating major depression and improving health outcome. In: J. Thakore (Ed.), The Physical Consequences of Depression (181-213). Petersfield (UK): Wrightson Biomedical Publishing, Ltd.