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The Anorexic Mind

The Anorexic Mind

by Marilyn Lawrence

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  • Paperback + eBook $55.16 (RRP : $72.64 save $17.48)

Eating disorders vary in severity from developmental difficulties in adolescence which may be transitory, to serious and chronic mental illnesses. The Anorexic Mind offers a coherent approach to... (more)

Internal Landscapes and Foreign Bodies: Eating Disorders and Other Pathologies

Internal Landscapes and Foreign Bodies: Eating Disorders and Other Pathologies

by Gianna Williams

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Klein's model of projective and introjective processes and Bion's model of the relationship between container and contained have become increasingly significant in clinical work. In a highly... (more)

False Bodies, True Selves: Moving Beyond Appearance-Focused Identity Struggles and Returning to the True Self

False Bodies, True Selves: Moving Beyond Appearance-Focused Identity Struggles and Returning to the True Self

by Nicole Schnackenberg

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False Bodies, True Selves explores the phenomenon of growing numbers of people in western society and beyond completely embedding their sense of identity in their appearance. Unlike other books which... (more)

Larger than Life: Six Women and their Battle with Obesity as seen through the Eyes of a Dramatherapist

Larger than Life: Six Women and their Battle with Obesity as seen through the Eyes of a Dramatherapist

by Ian Robertson, Katerina Couroucli-Robertson

  • Paperback $39.56 (RRP : $43.95 save $4.39)
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Larger than Life is aimed at anyone interested in obesity and its treatment. It follows a dramatherapy group attended by six women, all struggling with their weight, using vignettes, transcriptions... (more)

Hunger Strike: The Anorectic's Struggle as a Metaphor for our Age

Hunger Strike: The Anorectic's Struggle as a Metaphor for our Age

by Susie Orbach

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In this classic text, originally published in 1986, Susie Orbach brilliantly examines the anorectic's struggle. Anorexia is a battle; a battle to be thin; a battle of wills, denial versus desire. It... (more)

Exploring Eating Disorders in Adolescents: The Generosity of Acceptance

Exploring Eating Disorders in Adolescents: The Generosity of Acceptance

Edited by Gianna Williams, Paul Williams

  • Paperback $47.66 (RRP : $52.95 save $5.29)
  • eBook $36.89 (RRP : $52.95 save $16.06)
  • Paperback + eBook $68.16 (RRP : $89.84 save $21.68)

The number of people suffering from different eating disorders has grown dramatically within the last twenty years. These two volumes examine feeding difficulties and eating disorders in children and... (more)

The Rustle of a Wing: Finding Hope Beyond Anorexia

The Rustle of a Wing: Finding Hope Beyond Anorexia

by Sophia Gore

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‘That’s the catch when you stop eating – food starts to eat you.’

Sophia Gore was thirteen years old when she began starving herself. She had no idea that nearly two decades later she would... (more)

Finding a Voice: Family Therapy for Young People with Anorexia

Finding a Voice: Family Therapy for Young People with Anorexia

by Greg Dring

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Young people develop anorexia because they are unhappy. In the process of becoming anorexic they silence themselves and distance themselves from parental support. Family therapy can help patients by... (more)

Exploring Feeding Difficulties in Children: The Generosity of Acceptance

Exploring Feeding Difficulties in Children: The Generosity of Acceptance

Edited by Gianna Williams, Paul Williams

  • Paperback $47.66 (RRP : $52.95 save $5.29)
  • eBook $36.89 (RRP : $52.95 save $16.06)
  • Paperback + eBook $68.16 (RRP : $89.84 save $21.68)

The number of people suffering from different eating disorders has grown dramatically within the last twenty years. These two volumes examine feeding difficulties and eating disorders in children and... (more)

Prison of Food: Research and Treatment of Eating Disorders

Prison of Food: Research and Treatment of Eating Disorders

Edited by Giorgio Nardone, Tiziana Verbitz

  • Paperback $43.16 (RRP : $47.95 save $4.79)
  • eBook $33.29 (RRP : $47.95 save $14.66)
  • Paperback + eBook $61.66 (RRP : $81.24 save $19.58)

This groundbreaking volume concentrates on solution-oriented treatment of some of the most difficult pathologies - anorexia, bulimia and vomiting (as a separate category introduced by Nardone et al).... (more)

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