Case studies and examples are used throughout the text to help relate theory to practice, while extensive appendices provide key information about eating disorders and about ways in which clients can help themselves.
About the Author
Sara Gilbert is a chartered clinical psychologist who has had a specialist interest in the field of eating disorders for nearly twenty years. She currently works for the Luton and Bedfordshire community NHS trust.
Table of ContentsWhat Is an Eating Disorder?
Causes of the Eating Disorders
A Cognitive-Behavioural Educational Approach to the Eating Disorders
Beginning the Counselling Process
Nutritional Aspects of Helping the Eating-Disordered Client
Endings and Alternatives