If Your Adolescent Has an Eating Disorder: An Essential Resource for Parents (Adolescent Mental Health Initiative)
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A guide to helping a teenager with anorexia nervosa or bulimia nervosa draws on the latest scientific expertise available along with the practical wisdom of parents who have raised teenagers with anorexia or bulimia, to examine the signs and symptoms of an eating disorder, how to get a diagnosis, and the latest treatments and therapeutic options.O
Brownell, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Psychology, and Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University; and Director, Yale Center for Eating and Weight Disorders "This work will be very helpful for the families of adolescents with eating disorders. I will recommend this to the families of all myadolescent patients."--James E. I will recommend this to the families of all my adolescent patients."--James E. Mitchell, M.D., The NRI/Lee A. It is clearly and well written, informed by the latest research, and concise yet comprehensive. It contains some of the best information you will find on the subject. This is an important, highly valuable addition to the literature. Mitchell, M.D., The NRI/Lee A. If Your Adolescent Has an Eating Disorderis an excellent way to get grounded. This volume on eating disorders is direct, frank and evenhanded."--Mary Beth Regan, The Balti
"Three Stars" according to Linda Thomas. Very informative. Great resource for parents Rebecca As the mom of a daughter with an eating disorder, this book gave some very basic, yet important information for parents and/or family members. I've really struggled to find helpful information, but this book is one I would definitely recommend to other parents who feel lost and ne. thank you TAMMY BELANGER Quick shipping! Thanks for a positive shopping experience! Looking forward to reading this book and hoping it will give a little quidance as we move forward!
. He was chair of the Adolescent Mental Health Initiative's formal Commission on Eating Disorders, a blue ribbon panel of leading authorities convened in 2003 to assess the current research on these disorders; the findings of Dr. is Ruane Professor of Pediatric Psychopharmacology in the College of P