Publisher: McFarland & Company (September 1983)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 9.1 MB
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this can be a own and finished account of the indicators, explanations and coverings of the life-threatening illness, anorexia nervosa. the writer, a recovered anorexia, attracts upon her personal existence adventure with the ailment and with remedy, and has mixed this with vast research.Avis Rumney explores the cultural and kin origins of anorexia, and anorexic's attribute difficulties -- perfectionism, pageant, physique snapshot, sexuality and worry of growing to be up. the factors for curing anorexia are given and several other varieties of remedy are in comparison, together with psychotherapy, habit amendment, drug remedy and relatives treatment. The transactional research -- orientated application during which the writer used to be cured is defined, as is her personal version for the therapy of anorexia nervosa.