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100 questions & answers about anorexia nervosa

Author: Sari Fine Shepphird
Publisher: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, ©2010.
Series: 100 questions & answers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Whether you are a newly diagnosed patient, a friend, or a relative of someone with anorexia nervosa, or if you simply wish to gain a better understanding of this condition, this book offers help. It is a guide to understanding the causes of anorexia, warning signs and diagnosis, and practical suggestions on how to help loved ones suffering from anorexia as well as the treatment options available. Written by a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Miscellanea
Nonfiction
Trivia and miscellanea
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sari Fine Shepphird
ISBN: 9780763754501 0763754501
OCLC Number: 245598757
Description: xxii, 252 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Overview of anorexia nervosa --
Weight loss and other warning signs --
Risk factors --
Special considerations --
Exercise and athletes --
Body image concerns --
Support for loved ones --
Weight restoration, nutrition, and healthy eating --
Treatment and recovery --
Prevention and advocacy.
Series Title: 100 questions & answers.
Other Titles: One hundred questions and answers about anorexia nervosa
Responsibility: Sari Fine Shepphird.
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Whether you are a newly diagnosed patient, a friend, or a relative of someone with anorexia nervosa, or if you simply wish to gain a better understanding of this condition, this book offers help. It is a guide to understanding the causes of anorexia, warning signs and diagnosis, and practical suggestions on how to help loved ones suffering from anorexia as well as the treatment options available. Written by a clinical psychologist with nearly 20 years experience in the field of eating disorders, along with contributions from actual patients, this book is a resource for learning about and fighting this disease.

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One of the best books on Anorexia out there

by recoverygal (WorldCat user published 2009-03-28) Excellent Permalink

This is one of the best recovery books on anorexia nervosa out there. I highly recommend it. It is filled with knowledge, but easy to read and to understand. I learned so much and wish that more people would understand the truths about this illness.

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