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The Resource Dying to please : anorexia, treatment and recovery, Avis Rumney

Dying to please : anorexia, treatment and recovery, Avis Rumney

Label
Dying to please : anorexia, treatment and recovery
Title
Dying to please
Title remainder
anorexia, treatment and recovery
Statement of responsibility
Avis Rumney
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"With this second edition, the author, a recovered anorexic, draws upon her own experience with the disorder and with treatment, and has combined this with extensive research to produce a comprehensive account of the symptoms, causes and treatments of anorexia nervosa. It includes a directory of organizations for treatment of eating disorders and resources for information and referral"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rumney, Avis
Dewey number
362.196/85262
Index
index present
LC call number
RC552.A5
LC item number
R85 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2009 G-324
  • WM 175
NLM item number
R937d 2009
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Eating disorders
Label
Dying to please : anorexia, treatment and recovery, Avis Rumney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-186) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Preface to the second edition -- Introduction -- pt. 1. Anorexia -- 1. The paradox of self-annihilation in service of self-preservation -- 2. What is anorexia and what causes it? -- What is anorexia nervosa? -- How prevalent is anorexia nervosa? -- What causes anorexia nervosa? -- Is anorexia an addiction? -- 3. Uses and misuses of the Internet -- 4. Disorders that may accompany anorexia -- Depression -- Anxiety and anxiety disorders -- Body dysmorphic disorder -- Bulimia nervosa -- Alcohol or drug addiction -- Personality disorders -- 5. Some attributes of anorexia -- Perfectionism -- Competition -- Unresolved grief -- Immature sexuality and relationships -- Distortion of body image -- pt. 2. Treatment and recovery -- 6. Understanding recovery -- What constitutes cure? -- Challenges in evaluating recovery -- The foundation of recovery : development of a coherent sense of self -- My journey towards self-development -- 7. Approaching treatment -- Essential components in the treatment of anorexia nervosa -- Considerations in treatment -- Aspects of treatment -- 8. Therapy for an anorexic -- Psychotherapeutic modalities -- Experiential modalities -- Psychopharmacology -- 9. Therapy for families and family members -- Family therapy -- Therapy for individual family members -- 10. 12-step programs -- 11. Intervention -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. Treatment centers for eating disorders -- Appendix B. Resources for information and referral -- Bibliography -- Internet references -- Index
Control code
ocn316736635
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
viii, 190 pages
Isbn
9780786443789
Lccn
2009010506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o316736635
  • (OCoLC)316736635
Label
Dying to please : anorexia, treatment and recovery, Avis Rumney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-186) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Preface to the second edition -- Introduction -- pt. 1. Anorexia -- 1. The paradox of self-annihilation in service of self-preservation -- 2. What is anorexia and what causes it? -- What is anorexia nervosa? -- How prevalent is anorexia nervosa? -- What causes anorexia nervosa? -- Is anorexia an addiction? -- 3. Uses and misuses of the Internet -- 4. Disorders that may accompany anorexia -- Depression -- Anxiety and anxiety disorders -- Body dysmorphic disorder -- Bulimia nervosa -- Alcohol or drug addiction -- Personality disorders -- 5. Some attributes of anorexia -- Perfectionism -- Competition -- Unresolved grief -- Immature sexuality and relationships -- Distortion of body image -- pt. 2. Treatment and recovery -- 6. Understanding recovery -- What constitutes cure? -- Challenges in evaluating recovery -- The foundation of recovery : development of a coherent sense of self -- My journey towards self-development -- 7. Approaching treatment -- Essential components in the treatment of anorexia nervosa -- Considerations in treatment -- Aspects of treatment -- 8. Therapy for an anorexic -- Psychotherapeutic modalities -- Experiential modalities -- Psychopharmacology -- 9. Therapy for families and family members -- Family therapy -- Therapy for individual family members -- 10. 12-step programs -- 11. Intervention -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. Treatment centers for eating disorders -- Appendix B. Resources for information and referral -- Bibliography -- Internet references -- Index
Control code
ocn316736635
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
viii, 190 pages
Isbn
9780786443789
Lccn
2009010506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o316736635
  • (OCoLC)316736635

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