Eating Disorders Sourcebook, 5th Edition

  • Angela Williams
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  • ISBN-10: 078081682X
  • ISBN-13: 9780780816824
  • DDC: 616.85
  • 512 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released March 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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Offers information on anorexia and bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, and other eating disorders. Explains the risk factors for developing eating disorders and the adverse effects and methods used to prevent, diagnose and treat these disorders.<\P>

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Table of Contents.
What Are Eating Disorders?.
1: Eating Disorders: An Overview.
2: Normal Eating, Disordered Eating, and Eating Disorders.
3: How Are Eating Disorders and Obesity Related?.
4: Binge-Eating Disorder.
5: Anorexia Nervosa.
6: Bulimia Nervosa.
7: Diet Pill, Diuretic, Ipecac, and Laxative Abuse.
8: Female Athlete Triad.
9: Orthorexia.
10: Pica and Rumination Disorder.
11: Nocturnal Sleep-Related Eating Disorder.
12: Other Specified and Unspecified Feeding and Eating Disorders.
13: Disorders Often Accompanying Eating Disorders.
Risk Factors for Eating Disorders.
14: Factors That Increase Risk for Eating Disorders.
15: Eating Disorders in Youth and Young Adults.
16: How Eating Disorders Affect Males.
17: Eating Disorders in Athletes.
18: Eating Disorders among Gays, Lesbians, and Bisexuals.
19: Problems Frequently Co-Occurring with Eating Disorders.
Causes of Eating Disorders.
20: Identifying and Understanding the Causes of Eating Disorders.
21: Body Image and Eating Disorders.
22: Environmental Factors in Eating Disorder Development.
23: Bullying and the Link to Eating Disorders.
24: The Media and Eating Disorders.
Medical Complications of Eating Disorders.
25: Overview of Medical Complications of Eating Disorders.
26: Symptoms and Complications of Binge-Eating Disorder and Bulimia.
27: Eating Disorders and Pregnancy Complications.
28: Eating Disorders and Oral Health.
29: Anorexia Nervosa and Osteoporosis.
Recognizing and Treating Eating Disorders.
30: Physiological Symptoms and Warning Signs.
31: Confronting a Person with an Eating Disorder.
32: Diagnosing Eating Disorders.
33: Determining the Type of Treatment Needed.
34: Psychotherapy and Eating Disorders.
35: Encountering Treatment Resistance.
36: Online Interventions for Eating Disorders.
37: Pharmacotherapy: Medications for Eating Disorders.
38: Nutritional Support: A Key Component of Eating-Disorders Treatment.
39: Recovering and Overcoming Negative Thoughts.
40: Insurance Coverage for Eating Disorders Treatment.
Preventing Eating Disorders and Achieving a Healthy Weight.
41: Eating-Disorder Prevention.
42: Promoting Positive Self-Esteem.
43: Promoting a Healthy Body Image.
44: Determining a Healthy Weight.
45: Maintaining Your Weight.
46: Healthy Weight-Loss Guidelines.
47: Guidelines for Healthy Eating.
48: Guidelines for Healthy Exercise.
49: Coping with Holidays and Food-Related Challenges.
Additional Help and Information.
Glossary of Terms Related to Eating Disorders.
Directory of Eating Disorder Resources.