When Dieting Becomes Dangerous: A Guide to Understanding and by Deborah Marcontell Michel;Susan G. Willard

By Deborah Marcontell Michel;Susan G. Willard

This primer on anorexia and bulimia is aimed toward sufferers and the folks who care approximately them. Written in user-friendly language by means of specialists within the box, it describes the indications and indicators of consuming problems, explains their presumed explanations and complexities, and indicates powerful remedies. the amount comprises: counsel approximately what to anticipate and search for within the review and therapy technique; emphasis at the severe function of psychotherapy and kin treatment in restoration; clarification of ways anorexia and bulimia vary of their origins and manifestations; details on men with consuming issues and the way they're just like and various from lady sufferers; a separate bankruptcy for health-care execs who're no longer experts within the analysis and therapy of people with consuming issues; and readings, websites, corporations within the usa and in Europe.

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