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Author Robert-McComb, Jacalyn J.

Title Eating Disorders in Women and Children : Prevention, Stress Management, and Treatment
Published Hoboken : CRC Press, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (427 pages)
Contents Preface; Editor; Contributors; Contents; Chapter 1: Eating Disorders; Chapter 2: Psychology of an Eating Disorder; Chapter 3: Pathophysiology of Eating Disorders; Chapter 4: Inventories Used to Assess Eating Disorder Symptomatology in Clinical and Nonclinical Settings; Chapter 5: Definition of Stress; Chapter 6: The Psychology of Stress and Coping; Chapter 7: Physiology of Stress; Chapter 8: Stress Inventories Used in Clinical and Nonclinical Settings; Chapter 9: Family Dynamics; Chapter 10: Media Involvement and the Idea of Beauty; Chapter 11: Body Image
Summary Intended for workers in the fields of health care, education, counseling, or athletics, this text presents information on the etiology and treatment of eating disorders. The volume's 24 contributions, written by health educators, psychologists, nurses, sports health specialists, neuropsychiatrists, biomedical researchers, dance therapists, and othe
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 1280653094