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Author Ayton, Agnes.

Title Anorexia Nervosa : hope for recovery
Published New York : Hammersmith Books Limited, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (388 pages)
Contents Cover; Dedication; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Chapter 1: What is anorexia nervosa?; Chapter 2: Who suffers from anorexia nervosa?; Chapter 3: What causes anorexia nervosa?; Chapter 4: Maintaining factors: what keeps anorexia nervosa going?; Chapter 5: The pros and cons of anorexia nervosa; Chapter 6: Achieving change; Chapter 7: Treatment options; Chapter 8: Prevention of relapse and life without anorexia nervosa; Appendices; A, B, C; Index; D, E, F; G, H, I; J, K, L; M, N, O; P, Q, R; S, T, U; V, W, X; Y, Z; Advertisement
Summary Anorexia nervosa is a potentially fatal disorder that is notoriously difficult to treat and provokes feelings of great frustration in carers, families and friends. Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist, Dr Agnes Ayton FRCPsych, offers a new perspective, bringing together what is currently known and scientifically verified with her own ground-breaking work combining psychotherapy with nutritional support. Providing sufferers and carers with a knowledge of the full range of treatment options empowers them to make informed choices that can be tailored to the individual's needs. To assist them, Ano
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Subject Anorexia nervosa -- Nutritional aspects -- Popular works.
Anorexia nervosa -- Treatment -- Popular works.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 178161010X (electronic bk.)
9781781610107 (electronic bk.)