Comparative Treatments of Eating Disorders

Comparative Treatments of Eating Disorders

by Katherine J. Miller, J. Scott Mizes
     
 

This volume comprehensively addresses the treatment of eating disorder s from the perspective of 9 experts, each representing a specific trea tment modality. The opening chapters summarize the latest treatment ou tcomes and introduce the case of Kristen who suffers from anorexia ner vosa. Subsequent chapters discuss the assessment and treatment plans f rom the

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This volume comprehensively addresses the treatment of eating disorder s from the perspective of 9 experts, each representing a specific trea tment modality. The opening chapters summarize the latest treatment ou tcomes and introduce the case of Kristen who suffers from anorexia ner vosa. Subsequent chapters discuss the assessment and treatment plans f rom the perspective of: psychoanalysis, cognitive-behavioral therapy, interpersonal psychotherapy, developmental systemic feminist therapy, self psychology therapy, the Adlerian approach, integrative cognitive therapy, and cognitive analytic therapy. The appendix contains a usefu l table which succinctly summarizes the tenets of all these major appr oaches. This is a useful resource for graduate students as well as pro fessionals preparing for licensure.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826113580
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Series:
Springer Series on Comparative Treatments for Psychological Disorders
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
6.25(w) x (h) x 9.25(d)

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