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The Evaluation and Treatment of Eating Disorders

By Diane Gibson

Routledge – 1986 – 166 pages

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    978-0-86656-541-7
    January 1st 1986

Description

This important volume addresses a growing problem prevalent in hospitalized patients--eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa and bulimia. Experts present the latest findings on the theories, evaluation, and treatment of this pernicious syndrome. Clearly written and up-to-the-minute, this outstanding collection of interdisciplinary vantage points, overlapping theories, and program applications will be of great value to front-line clinicians. Also included are historical perspectives, the treatment and rehabilitation of eating disorders, characteristics of families with eating disorders, and much more.

Contents

Contents Foreword

  • Historical Perspectives and Diagnostic Considerations
  • Behavioral Treatment of Eating Disorders
  • Occupational Dysfunction and Eating Disorders: Theory and Approach to Treatment
  • Occupational Therapy in the Rehabilitation of the Patient With Anorexia Nervosa
  • Treatment of the Hospitalized Eating Disorder Patient
  • Occupational Therapy for Patients With Eating Disorders
  • Characteristics and Treatment of Families With Anorectic Offspring
  • When Doing Is Not Enough: The Relationship Between Activity and Effectiveness in Anorexia Nervosa

Name: The Evaluation and Treatment of Eating Disorders (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: By Diane Gibson. This important volume addresses a growing problem prevalent in hospitalized patients--eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa and bulimia. Experts present the latest findings on the theories, evaluation, and treatment of this pernicious syndrome...
Categories: Mental Health, Eating Disorders - All - Adult, Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing & Allied Health