Help Your Teenager Beat an Eating Disorder

Author: James Lock,Daniel Le Grange

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 9781572309081

Category: Psychology

Page: 296

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Always harmful and potentially deadly, eating disorders can wreak havoc on families. This powerful and controversial book by top researchers argues that parents are not the culprits but the key to their teen's recovery.
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Help Your Teenager Beat an Eating Disorder, Second Edition

Author: James Lock,Daniel Le Grange

Publisher: Guilford Publications

ISBN: 1462518761

Category: Psychology

Page: 310

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Tens of thousands of parents have turned to this compassionate guide for support and practical advice grounded in cutting-edge scientific knowledge. Top experts James Lock and Daniel Le Grange explain what you need to know about eating disorders, which treatments work, and why it is absolutely essential to play an active role in your teen's recovery--even though parents have often been told to take a back seat. Learn how to monitor your teen's eating and exercise, manage mealtimes, end weight-related power struggles, and partner successfully with health care providers. When families work together to get the most out of treatment and prevent relapse, eating disorders can be beat. This book is your essential roadmap. Featuring the latest research, resources, and diagnostic information, the second edition has been expanded to cover binge-eating disorder.
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Treatment Manual for Anorexia Nervosa, Second Edition

A Family-Based Approach

Author: James Lock,Daniel Le Grange

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 1462506801

Category: Psychology

Page: 289

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This indispensable manual presents the leading empirically supported treatment approach for adolescents with anorexia nervosa (AN). What sets family-based treatment apart is the central role played by parents and siblings throughout therapy. The book gives practitioners a clear framework for mobilizing parents to promote their child's weight restoration and healthy eating; improving parent-child relationships; and getting adolescent development back on track. Each phase of therapy is described in session-by-session detail. In-depth case illustrations show how to engage clients while flexibly implementing the validated treatment procedures. New to This Edition*Reflects the latest knowledge on AN and its treatment, including additional research supporting the approach.*Clarifies key concepts and techniques.*Chapter on emerging directions in training and treatment dissemination.*Many new clinical strategies.
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Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents

A Clinical Handbook

Author: Daniel Le Grange,James Lock

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 1609184939

Category: Psychology

Page: 512

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Bringing together leading authorities, this comprehensive volume integrates the best current knowledge and treatment approaches for eating disorders in children and adolescents. The book reveals how anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and other disorders present differently developmentally and explains their potentially far-reaching impact on psychological, physical, and neurobiological development. It provides guidelines for developmentally sound assessment and diagnosis, with attention to assessment challenges unique to this population. Detailed descriptions of evidence-based therapies are illustrated with vivid case examples. Promising directions in prevention are also addressed. A special chapter offers a parent's perspective on family treatment.
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Helping Your Child Overcome an Eating Disorder

What You Can Do at Home : Techniques Based on the Latest Scientific Research from Experts at the Yale Center for Eating and Weight Disorders

Author: Bethany A. Teachman

Publisher: New Harbinger Publications Incorporated

ISBN: 9781572243101

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 226

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This book, written by the experts at the Yale University Center for Eating and Weight Disorders, offers you concrete strategies you can use at home to facilitate and support your child's recovery from an eating disorder. Between 5 and 10 million people between the ages of twelve and twenty suffer from either anorexia or bulimia. This comprehensive workbook offers help to you and your family when one of your of children is struggling with an eating disorder. The book is also a powerful tool for professionals who work with adolescents and teenagers suffering from these disorders.
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Help for Eating Disorders

A Parents' Guide to Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

Author: Debra Katzman,Leora Pinhas

Publisher: Robert Rose Incorporated

ISBN: 9780778801153

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 303

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A guide based on The Eating Disorder Program at The Hospital for Sick Children (Toronto) helps parents identify if their child has a problem, plan for their recovery, and get support. Includes workbooks, diaries and case studies.
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