A Short Introduction to Understanding and Supporting Children and Young People with Eating Disorders
PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Eating Disorders
Dec 21, 2015
171 x 224 x 7 mm | 160 gr
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
A short and informative guide for teachers and parents on eating
This easy-to-read guide presents all the vital information on a range of eating disorders: anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, selective eating, and avoidant and restrictive intake disorders. Each eating disorder is clearly defined, and the book covers their origins, characteristics and typical development, letting teachers and parents know what signs to look for. There is information on the specific problems teachers and parents face, practical advice on how to help young people, as well as information on available treatments. An essential resource for teachers and parents of young people with eating disorders.