How Can I Help? Friends Helping Friends: Helping a Friend with an Eating Disorder, 1st Edition

  • Sabrina Parys
  • Published By: Rosen Young Adult
  • ISBN-10: 1508171955
  • ISBN-13: 9781508171959
  • DDC: 616.85
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released July 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

As a teen who may be worried about certain warning signs a friend is exhibiting, it’s important to know how to recognize and confront an eating disorder. After all, teens are the most impacted group for developing eating disorders. Learn how the pressures of school, dating, and athletics contribute to body image issues and why teens are vulnerable. Explore eating disorders that people commonly have and how they are treated. Readers from grades six through twelve will have a relatable text to help them understand how they can make a difference to someone they care about.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Understanding Eating Disorders.
2: Types of Eating Disorders and Their Symptoms.
3: I Think My Friend May Have an Eating Disorder. What Should I Do?.
4: Talking the Talk: How to Approach a Friend About an Eating Disorder.
5: Treatment, Support, and Recovery.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.