What Every Therapist Needs to Know about Treating Eating and Weight Issues

What Every Therapist Needs to Know about Treating Eating and Weight Issues

by Karen R. Koenig

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ISBN-13: 9780393705584
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 09/21/2008
Pages: 256
Sales rank: 1,260,404
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Karen R. Koenig, LCSW, M.Ed., is an expert on the psychology of eating—the why and how, not the what of it. She lives and practices in Sarasota, FL.

Table of Contents


Preface xi Introduction 1
1 A Comprehensive Approach to Treating Eating, Weight, and Body Image Issues 11
2 How Clients Express Themselves Through Food 32
3 The Biology of Eating and Weight 51
4 Health and Medical Problems 70
5 Personality Traits and Family Dynamics 83
6 Assessment 105
7 Clinical Disorders 127
8 Life-Cycle Issues 139
9 Nutrition and Fitness 166
10 Transference and Countertransference 185
11 Treatment Options 202 References 229 Index 233

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