Canice E. Crerand, PhD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Canice E. Crerand, PhD

Canice E. Crerand, PhD

Contact Information

Psychology & Neuropsychology
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-3182
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Biography

Canice E. Crerand, PhD, is a principal investigator and an assistant professor in the Center for Biobehavioral Health. As a clinical psychologist, she works with team members and patients in the Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, providing psychological assessment and treatment of patients with cleft lip and palate, craniofacial conditions and other congenital and acquired body conditions that result in appearance differences. Prior to joining Nationwide Children's, Dr. Crerand served as a psychologist in Division of Plastic Surgery at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and as an assistant professor of psychology in the Department of Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Crerand received her bachelor's degree in psychology from The Ohio State University, her master's degree in clinical psychology from MCP-Hahnemann University, and her doctorate in clinical psychology from Drexel University. She also completed an American Psychological Association (APA) Accredited Pre-doctoral Internship at the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System. She is a member of the APA, APA Division 54 – Society of Pediatric Psychology, the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, the American Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Association and a founding member of the APA Division 54 Craniofacial Special Interest Group.

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Gender:

  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Research Interests

Research Center:

Areas of Interest:

  • Dr. Crerand's clinical and research interests focus on psychosocial adjustment in children and adolescents with acquired and congenital appearance differences, psychological aspects of plastic surgery, and body image. She is the recipient of a K23 Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Award from the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research.

Education and Training

Undergraduate School

  • The Ohio State University
    Date Completed: 06/01/1996

Master's

  • MCP-Hahnemann University
    Date Completed: 06/01/2001

Internship

  • VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
    Date Completed: 08/31/2003

Graduate School

  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/12/2004

Fellowship

  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
    Date Completed: 07/31/2005

Department:

  • Pediatrics

Section:

  • Pediatric Psychology & Neuropsychology

Specialty:

  • Psychology

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 12/31/2013

Publications

  • Magee L, Crerand CE, Sarwer DB. 2013. Psychosocial impact of lower extremity disfigurement. In Reconstructive Surgery of the Lower Extremity. Edited by Pu LLQ, Levine JP, & Wei FC. Boca Raton: CRC Press.
  • Crerand CE, Magee L, Spitzer J, Sarwer DB. 2013. Cosmetic medical procedures and body adornment. In Women’s Health Psychology. Edited by Spiers MV, Geller PA & Kloss JD. Hoboken: Wiley.
  • Crerand CE, Magee L. 2013. Cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery in adolescents: Psychological, ethical, and legal considerations.  Seminars in Plastic Surgery. Vol. 27, no. 1. (February): 72-78.
  • Crerand CE, Magee L. 2012. Reconstructive Procedures. In Presurgical Psychological Screening: Understanding Patients, Improving Outcomes. Edited by Block AR & Sarwer DB. Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.
  • Sarwer DB, Crerand CE, Magee L. 2012. Cosmetic surgery and changes in body image. In Body Image: A Handbook of Science, Practice, and Prevention, 2nd Edition. New York: Guilford Press.
  • Crerand CE, Magee L, Sarwer DB. 2012. Cosmetic procedures. In Oxford Handbook of the Psychology of Appearance. Edited by Rumsey N & Harcourt D. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Crerand CE, Magee L. 2012. Amputations and prosthetic devices. In Encyclopedia of Body Image and Human Appearance. Edited by Cash TF. Oxford: Elsevier.
  • Konieczny,Tami; Bartlett,Scott; Katowitz,William; Dunham,Brian; Crerand,Canice; Maguire,Meg,Ann; Magee,Leanne; Jackson,Oksana. 2012. A Multidisciplinary Approach to Pediatric Facial Nerve Disorders following Acquired Brain Injury.  BRAIN INJURY. Vol. 26, no. 4-5. (April): 546-547.
  • Sarwer,David,B; Spitzer,Jacqueline,C; Crerand,Canice,E. 2012. Discussion: The Psychological Burden of Idiopathic Adolescent Gynecomasatia.  PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY. Vol. 129, no. 1. (January): 8-9.
  • Bowe,Whitney,P; Doyle,Amanda,K; Crerand,Canice,E; Margolis,David,J; Shalita,Alan,R. 2011. Body image disturbance in patients with acne vulgaris.  The Journal of clinical and aesthetic dermatology. Vol. 4, no. 7. (July): 35-41.
  • Sarwer,David,B; Crerand,Canice,E; Magee,Leanne. 2010. Body Dysmorphic Disorder in Patients Who Seek Appearance-Enhancing Medical Treatments.  ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA. Vol. 22, no. 4. (November): 445-?.
  • Crerand CE, Menard W, Phillips KA. 2010. Surgical and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures among persons with body dysmorphic disorder.  Annals of Plastic Surgery. Vol. 65, no. 1. (July): 11-16.
  • Crerand,Canice,E; Sarwer,David,B. 2010. Cosmetic Treatments and Body Dysmorphic Disorder.  PSYCHIATRIC ANNALS. Vol. 40, no. 7. (July): 344-348.
  • Lowe,Michael,R; Butryn,Meghan,L; Didie,Elizabeth,R; Annunziato,Rachel,A; Thomas,J,Graham; Crerand,Canice,E; Ochner,Christopher,N; Coletta,Maria,C; Bellace,Dara; Wallaert,Matthew; Halford,Jason. 2009. The Power of Food Scale. A new measure of the psychological influence of the food environment.  APPETITE. Vol. 53, no. 1. (August): 114-118.
  • Annunziato,Rachel,A; Timko,C,Alix; Crerand,Canice,E; Didie,Elizabeth,R; Bellace,Dara,L; Phelan,Suzanne; Kerzhnerman,Irina; Lowe,Michael,R. 2009. A randomized trial examining differential meal replacement adherence in a weight loss maintenance program after one-year follow-up.  EATING BEHAVIORS. Vol. 10, no. 3. (August): 176-183.
  • Sarwer DB, Crerand CE. 2009. Psychological evaluation of cosmetic surgery patients. In Patient Safety in Plastic Surgery. Edited by Young VL, Botney R. St. Louis: Quality Medical Publishing.
  • Bowe,W,P; Doyle,A; Crerand,C; Margolis,D,J; Shalita,A,R. 2009. Measuring negative body image among patients with acne vulgaris: Validation of the Body Image Disturbance Questionnaire in a clinical population.  JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE DERMATOLOGY. Vol. 129, no. April: S58-S58.
  • Crerand,Canice,E; Infield,Alison,L; Sarwer,David,B. 2009. Psychological considerations in cosmetic breast augmentation.  Plastic surgical nursing : official journal of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Nurses. Vol. 29, no. 1. (January): 49-57.
  • Sarwer DB, Infield AL, Crerand CE. 2008. Plastic surgery for children and adolescents. In Body Image, Eating Disorders, and Obesity in Youth, 2nd Edition. Edited by Thompson JK, Smolak L. Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.
  • Crerand CE, Franklin ME, Sarwer DB. 2008. Patient Safety: Body dysmorphic disorder and cosmetic surgery.  Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Vol. 122(4S), no. October: 1-15.
  • Lowe,Michael,R; Tappe,Karyn,A; Annunziato,Rachel,A; Riddell,Lynnette,J; Coletta,Maria,C; Crerand,Canice,E; Didie,Elizabeth,R; Ochner,Christopher,N; McKinney,Shortie. 2008. The effect of training in reduced energy density eating and food self-monitoring accuracy on weight loss maintenance.  OBESITY. Vol. 16, no. 9. (September): 2016-2023.
  • Sarwer,David,B; Crerand,Canice,E. 2008. Body dysmorphic disorder and appearance enhancing medical treatments.  BODY IMAGE. Vol. 5, no. 1. (March): 50-58.
  • Bowe,Whitney,P; Leyden,James,J; Crerand,Canice,E; Sarwer,David,B; Margolis,David,J. 2007. Body dysmorphic disorder symptoms among patients with acne vulgaris.  JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF DERMATOLOGY. Vol. 57, no. 2. (August): 222-230.
  • Crerand,Canice,E; Infield,Alison,L; Sarwer,David,B. 2007. Psychological considerations in cosmetic breast augmentation.  Plastic surgical nursing : official journal of the American Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgical Nurses. Vol. 27, no. 3. (July): 146-154.
  • Crerand CE, Gibbons LM, Sarwer DB. 2007. Psychological characteristics of revision rhinoplasty patients. In Revision Rhinoplasty. Edited by Becker DG, Park SS. New York: Thieme Medical Publishers.
  • Bowe,W,P; Leyden,J,J; Crerand,C,E; Sarwer,D,B; Margolis,D,J. 2007. Body dysmorphic disorder symptoms among patients with acne vulgaris.  JOURNAL OF INVESTIGATIVE DERMATOLOGY. Vol. 127, no. April: S57-S57.
  • Sarwer DB, Crerand CE, Gibbons LM. 2007. Psychological aspects of cosmetic surgery. In Anesthesia in Cosmetic Surgery. Edited by Friedberg BL. New York: McGraw-Hill.
  • Crerand,Canice,E; Wadden,Thomas,A; Foster,Gary,D; Sarwer,David,B; Paster,Lauren,M; Berkowitz,Robert,I. 2007. Changes in obesity-related attitudes in women seeking weight reduction.  OBESITY. Vol. 15, no. 3. (March): 740-747.
  • Sarwer DB, Crerand CE, Gibbons LM. 2007. Cosmetic procedures to enhance body shape and muscularity. In The Muscular Ideal: Psychological, Social and Medical Perspectives. Edited by Thompson JK, Cafri G. Washington, D.C: American Psychological Association.
  • Crerand,Canice,E; Franklin,Martin,E; Sarwer,David,B. 2006. Body Dysmorphic Disorder and Cosmetic Surgery.  PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY. Vol. 118, no. 7. (December): 167E-180E.
  • Bartlett,Scott,P; Crerand,Canice,E. 2006. Intellectual outcomes in children and adolescents with syndromic and nonsyndromic craniosynostosis.  PLASTIC AND RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY. Vol. 118, no. 1. (July): 182-183.
  • Gustafson,Timothy,B; Gibbons,Lauren,M; Sarwer,David,B; Crerand,Canice,E; Fabricatore,Anthony,N; Wadden,Thomas,A; Raper,Steven,E; Williams,Noel,N. 2006. History of sexual abuse among bariatric surgery candidates.  Surgery for obesity and related diseases. Vol. 2, no. 3. (May): 369-?.
  • Fabricatore,A,N; Crerand,C,E; Wadden,T,A; Sarwer,D,B; Krasucki,J,L. 2006. How do mental health professionals evaluate candidates for bariatric surgery? Survey results.  OBESITY SURGERY. Vol. 16, no. 5. (May): 567-573.
  • Crerand,Canice,E; Wadden,Thomas,A; Sarwer,David,B; Fabricatore,Anthony,N; Kuehnel,Robert,H; Gibbons,Lauren,M; Brock,Johanna,R; Williams,Noel,N. 2006. A comparison of weight histories in women with class III vs. class I-II obesity.  Surgery for obesity and related diseases. Vol. 2, no. 2. (March): 165-170.
  • Allison,Kelly,C; Wadden,Thomas,A; Sarwer,David,B; Fabricatore,Anthony,N; Crerand,Canice,E; Gibbons,Lauren,M; Stack,Rebecca,M; Stunkard,Albert,J; Williams,Noel,N. 2006. Night eating syndrome and binge eating disorder among persons seeking bariatric surgery: prevalence and related features.  Surgery for obesity and related diseases. Vol. 2, no. 2. (March): 153-158.
  • Fabricatore,Anthony,N; Wadden,Thomas,A; Sarwer,David,B; Crerand,Canice,E; Kuehnel,Robert,H; Lipschutz,Patti,E; Raper,Steven,E; Williams,Noel,N. 2006. Self-reported eating behaviors of extremely obese persons seeking bariatric surgery: a factor analytic approach.  Surgery for obesity and related diseases. Vol. 2, no. 2. (March): 146-152.
  • Crerand,Canice,E; Wadden,Thomas,A; Sarwer,David,B; Fabricatore,Anthony,N; Kuehnel,Robert,H; Gibbons,Lauren,M; Brock,Johanna,R; Williams,Noel,N. 2006. A comparison of weight histories in women with class III vs. class I-II obesity.  OBESITY. Vol. 14, no. March: 63S-69S.
  • Gibbons,Lauren,M; Sarwer,David,B; Crerand,Canice,E; Fabricatore,Anthony,N; Kuehnel,Robert,H; Lipschutz,Patti,E; Raper,Steven,E; Williams,Noel,N; Wadden,Thomas,A. 2006. Previous weight loss experiences of bariatric surgery candidates: how much have patients dieted prior to surgery?.  Surgery for obesity and related diseases. Vol. 2, no. 2. (March): 159-164.
  • Wadden,Thomas,A; Butryn,Meghan,L; Sarwer,David,B; Fabricatore,Anthony,N; Crerand,Canice,E; Lipschutz,Patti,E; Faulconbridge,Lucy; Raper,Steven; Williams,Noel,N. 2006. Comparison of psychosocial status in treatment-seeking women with class III vs. class I-II obesity.  Surgery for obesity and related diseases. Vol. 2, no. 2. (March): 138-145.
  • Gibbons,Lauren,M; Sarwer,David,B; Crerand,Canice,E; Fabricatore,Anthony,N; Kuehnel,Robert,H; Lipschutz,Patti,E; Raper,Steven,E; Williams,Noel,N; Wadden,Thomas,A. 2006. Previous weight loss experiences of bariatric surgery candidates: How much have patients dieted prior to surgery?.  OBESITY. Vol. 14, no. March: 70S-76S.
  • Wadden,Thomas,A; Butryn,Meghan,L; Sarwer,David,B; Fabricatore,Anthony,N; Crerand,Canice,E; Lipschutz,Patti,E; Faulconbridge,Lucy; Raper,Steven,E; Williams,Noel,N. 2006. Comparison of psychosocial status in treatment-seeking women with class III vs. class I-II obesity.  OBESITY. Vol. 14, no. March: 90S-98S.
  • Allison,Kelly,C; Wadden,Thomas,A; Sarwer,David,B; Fabricatore,Anthony,N; Crerand,Canice,E; Gibbons,Lauren,M; Stack,Rebecca,M; Stunkard,Albert,J; Williams,Noel,N. 2006. Night eating syndrome and binge eating disorder among persons seeking bariatric surgery: Prevalence and related features.  OBESITY. Vol. 14, no. March: 77S-82S.
  • Fabricatore,Anthony,N; Wadden,Thomas,A; Sarwer,David,B; Crerand,Canice,E; Kuehnel,Robert,H; Lipschutz,Patti,E; Raper,Steven,E; Williams,Noel,N. 2006. Self-reported eating behaviors of extremely obese persons seeking bariatric surgery: A factor analytic approach.  OBESITY. Vol. 14, no. March: 83S-89S.
  • Crerand CE, Wadden TA, Berkowitz RI. 2006. Pharmacologic treatment of adolescent obesity. In Handbook of Pediatric Obesity: Clinical Management. Edited by Sothern MS, Gordon S, von Almen TK. New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc..
  • Crerand,C,E; Phillips,K,A; Menard,W; Fay,C. 2005. Nonpsychiatric medical treatment of body dysmorphic disorder.  PSYCHOSOMATICS. Vol. 46, no. 6. (November): 549-555.
  • Crerand CE, Cash TF, Whitaker LA. 2005. Cosmetic surgery of the face. In The Psychological Aspects of Cosmetic and Reconstructive Surgery. Edited by Sarwer DB, Pruzinsky T, Cash TF, Goldwyn RM, Persing JA, Whitaker LA. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins.
  • Fabricatore,A; Crerand,C; Wadden,T; Sarwer,D; Sugerman,H. 2005. Common practices in preoperative psychological evaluations of bariatric surgery candidates.  OBESITY RESEARCH. Vol. 13, no. September: A3-A3.
  • Tappe,K; Annunziato,R; Crerand,C; Didie,L; Timko,A; Lowe,M. 2005. Predictors of weight loss in a randomized dietary intervention: Baseline attributes and behavioral changes while dieting.  OBESITY RESEARCH. Vol. 13, no. September: A207-A207.
  • Sarwer DB, Crerand CE, Gibbons LM. 2005. Body dysmorphic disorder and aesthetic surgery. In The Art of Aesthetic Surgery: Principles and Techniques. Edited by Nahai, F. St. Louis: Quality Medical Publishing.
  • Frank,E,D; Menefee,L,A; Jalali,S; Sanschagrin,K; Crerand,C; Park,J; Padula,V; Shaikh,R; Barolat,G. 2005. The utility of a 7-day percutaneous spinal cord stimulator trial measured by a pain diary: A long-term retrospective analysis.  NEUROMODULATION. Vol. 8, no. 3. (July): 162-170.
  • Wadden,T,A; Crerand,C,E; Brock,J. 2005. Behavioral treatment of obesity.  PSYCHIATRIC CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA. Vol. 28, no. 1. (March): 151-?.
  • Sarwer,D,B; Gibbons,L,M; Crerand,C,E. 2004. Treating body dysmorphic disorder with cognitive-behavior therapy.  PSYCHIATRIC ANNALS. Vol. 34, no. 12. (December): 934-941.
  • Crerand,C,E; Sarwer,D,B; Magee,L; Gibbons,L,M; Lowe,M,R; Bartlett,S,P; Becker,D,G; Glat,P,M; LaRossa,D; Low,D,W; Whitaker,L,A. 2004. Rate of body dysmorphic disorder among patients seeking facial plastic surgery.  PSYCHIATRIC ANNALS. Vol. 34, no. 12. (December): 958-?.
  • Sarwer DB, Cohn NI, Gibbons LM, Magee L, Crerand CE, Raper SE, Rosato EF, Willams NN, Wadden TA. 2004. Psychiatric diagnoses and psychiatric treatment among bariatric surgery candidates.  Obesity Surgery. Vol. 14, no. 9. (October): 1148-1156.
  • Fabricatore,A; Crerand,C; Allison,K; Kuehnel,R; Lipschutz,P,I; Gibbons,L; Sarwer,D; Wadden,T. 2004. Prevalence and related features of night eating in persons seeking bariatric surgery for extreme obesity.  OBESITY RESEARCH. Vol. 12, no. October: A82-A82.
  • Crerand,C; Fabricatore,A; Sarwer,D; Kuehnel,R; Lipschutz,P; Gibbons,L; Wadden,T. 2004. Weight history among patients seeking surgical or behavioral treatment for obesity.  OBESITY RESEARCH. Vol. 12, no. October: A58-A58.
  • Crerand,C; Wadden,T; Foster,G; Sarwer,D; Sargent,S; BYRNE,K; Brock,J. 2004. Test-retest reliability of self-reported weight history.  OBESITY RESEARCH. Vol. 12, no. October: A59-A59.
  • Gibbons,L; Sarwer,D; Crerand,C; Fabricatore,A; Kuehnel,R; Lipshutz,P; Wadden,T. 2004. Previous weight loss experiences of bariatric surgery candidates: How much have patients dieted prior to surgery?.  OBESITY RESEARCH. Vol. 12, no. October: A84-A84.
  • Sarwer DB, Magee L, Crerand, CE. 2004. Cosmetic surgery and cosmetic medical treatments. In Handbook of Eating Disorders and Obesity. Edited by Thompson,JK. New York, NY: Wiley.
  • Menefee LA, Frank ED, Crerand CE, Jalali S, Park J, Sanschagrin K, Besser M. 2004. The effects of transdermal fentanyl on driving, cognitive performance, and balance in patients with chronic nonmalignant pain conditions.  Pain Medicine. Vol. 5, no. 1. (March): 42-49.
  • Sarwer,David,B; Crerand,Canice,E. 2004. Body image and cosmetic medical treatments.  Body image. Vol. 1, no. 1. (January): 99-111.
  • Lowe,M; Annunziato,R; Riddell,L; Didie,E; Crerand,C; Butryn,M; Lucks,D; Ochner,C; Coletta,M; McKinney,S. 2003. Reduced energy density eating and weight loss maintenance: 18-month follow-lip results from a randomized controlled trial.  OBESITY RESEARCH. Vol. 11, no. September: A22-A22.
  • Sarwer,David,B; Crerand,Canice,E; Didie,Elizabeth,R. 2003. Body dysmorphic disorder in cosmetic surgery patients.  Facial plastic surgery. Vol. 19, no. 1. (February): 7-18.
  • Sarwer,David,B; Crerand,Canice,E. 2002. Psychological issues in patient outcomes.  Facial plastic surgery. Vol. 18, no. 2. (May): 125-133.

Awards, Honors and Organizations

  • 1992 - In the Know Scholarship
  • 1992 - University Scholarship
  • 1993 - Alpha Lambda Delta/Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society
  • 1995 - Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
  • 1996 - BS awarded Summa Cum Laude, The Ohio State University
  • 1996 - Phi Beta Kappa, Epsilon Chapter
  • Member, American Psychological Association (APA)
  • Member, APA Division 54 – Society of Pediatric Psychology
  • Founding Member, APA Division 54 Craniofacial Special Interest Group
  • Member, Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
  • Member, American Cleft Palate/Craniofacial Association
  • Member, Data Standards Committee, American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
  • Member, Research Grants Committee, Cleft Palate Foundation
  • Member, Americleft Psychology and Social Work Committee
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