Health & Well-Being / Eating Disorders

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Give Food a Chance

A New View on Childhood Eating Disorders

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

An invaluable resource that will give parents and professionals the information, encouragement, and practical support to help children with eating disorders in their care.

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Self-Harm and Eating Disorders in Schools

A Guide to Whole-School Strategies and Practical Support

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

With steadily increasing incidences of self-harm and eating disorders among students and long waiting lists for specialised support, schools have a more active role than ever in supporting young people with these issues. This guide provides information and guidance on how to help students from whole-school policies to day-to-day strategies.

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Can I tell you about Eating Disorders?

A guide for friends, family and professionals

By Bryan Lask and Lucy Watson; Illustrated by Fiona Field
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Alice invites readers to learn about how anorexia nervosa affects her daily life, and introduces Beth who has bulimia nervosa, Sam who has selective eating problems, Francesca who has functional dysphagia and Freddie who has food avoidance emotional disorder. They explain why they find food difficult and how their conditions are different.

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Healing Eating Disorders with Psychodrama and Other Action Methods

Beyond the Silence and the Fury

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Psychodrama and other action methods are especially helpful in the treatment of eating disorders as well as dieting struggles, body dissatisfaction and associated issues of fear, sadness, silence and shame. This book provides clinicians with sound theory, practical treatment guidelines and clinically-tested action structures and interventions.

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Ed says U said

Eating Disorder Translator

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

When an eating disorder (ED) is involved, the problems caused by miscommunication can have serious consequences. A remark from a parent that is intended as positive encouragement could act as a trigger and a criticism from someone with an ED might really be a cry for help.

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