A Parent's Guide to Defeating Eating Disorders
Spotting the Stealth Bomber and Other Symbolic ApproachesUnknown - 2011
This book will allow parents and caregivers to ally themselves withtreatment rather than the eating disorder. Written by experiencedeating-disorder specialists, the book will help caregivers to reach outto young people having difficulty cooperating with treatment. Itseffective use of analogies and metaphors helps to crystallize apractical understanding of eating disorders and the crucial aspects ofthe treatment process. Integrating medical, psychological, andnarrative aspects, as well as the visual (with illustrations), itencourages the reader, and by extension the sufferer, to conceptualizeeach step towards health.
Publisher: London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2011.
Branch Call Number: 618.9285 BOACHIE
Characteristics: 191 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.