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    Eating Disorder

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    One such study of adolescents found that more adolescents with bulimia nervosa recovered after receiving Maudsley model family-based treatment than those receiving supportive psychotherapy that did not specifically address the eating disorder. Researchers are studying questions about behavior, genetics, and brain function to better understand risk factors, identify biological markers, and develop specific psychotherapies and medications that can target areas in the brain that control eating behavior. Neuroimaging and genetic studies may provide clues for how each person may respond to specific treatments for these medical…

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    are Bulimia Nervosa, Binge eating and Anorexia Nervosa with is the disorder that the film focuses on. Anorexia Nervosa is leaning more to an emotional disorder characterized by an obsession to lose a lot of weight by having a very low calorie diet or even in drastic cases the person refuses to intake any food. The cause of anorexia nervosa is still not fully understood. Most psychologists believe that the disorder is developed from a mixture of emotional, social and physical triggers.…

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    Family Based Therapy

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    genetics play a significant role in the development of an eating disorder, that is, individuals with a family prevalence of eating disorders are at higher risk of suffering from an eating disorders. Therefore, genes and environment interact to influence an individual’s personality and behavior. In order to help the parents understand their child’s resistance is not simply stubbornness, but fighting an uphill battle with their biology, explaining the genetic and biological factors is a necessity.…

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    to this day. Taking the first step and making sure you become better is one of the biggest step that you can take. Getting over an eating disorder is a very hard thing to do. It is a lot like trying to break a bad habit. It takes a lot of practice and a lot of support from others. This is not just an easy step to make, yet it is the best way to help yourself. There are treatments that are to help people with eating disorders. According to the website of Eating Disorders: About More Than Food…

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    The Perfect Body Image

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    imperfections are perfect because it means that he/she is human. Unfortunately, eating disorders have become exceedingly common in North America. Eating disorders and ideal body image are directly related because most societies’ influences are persuading women to become thinner and thinner. According to the Canadian Pediatric Society, “the path to developing an eating disorder begins with either dieting or over exercising during adolescence. There have been estimates that up to 40 percent…

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    is not associated with Bulimia Nervosa or Anorexia Nervosa. Typical patients of those two disorders show compensatory behaviors and although Andrea has struggled with weight loss and attempted to deal with her eating, there are no examples of purging or driven exercise. Biological, Family, and Cultural Considerations If I completed an assessment with this client, biological, familial and cultural considerations would be looked at to validate the diagnosis of BED in addition to other things. The…

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    Counselling Case Study - Alexandra This case study will explore eating disorder problem of a 46-year-old woman Alexandra who recently started to gain weight due to developing binge eating. Two different therapeutic approaches - Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Person Centered Therapy to improve her binge eating problem will be reviewed and compared. In addition, briefly will be discussed the MB EAT program aimed at enhancement of the PC Therapy. From the CBT perspective, Alexandra can be viewed…

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    sending across. RESPONSE TO THE PASSAGE As mentioned earlier, the writer dwelt on media being the driving influence behind existing eating disorders across various cultures. However, this is only partly true since there are other causative factors of eating disorders. These factors can be subdivided into biological, psychological and environmental factors (www.eatingdisorders.com). The biological factors include; Irregular hormone functions, Nutritional deficiencies and Genetics though further…

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    Causes Of Anorexia Nervosa

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    Thousands are affected by eating disorders. Anorexia nervosa, or commonly known as anorexia is one of the most common ones. Anorexia is the rare eating disorder that is characterized by abnormally low body weight and the fear of gaining weight. Anorexia is most common among young females, but the disorder can be prevalent among the male gender. Anorexia does not only complicate the physical state, but the disorder can affect the mental health of a person; anorexia is powerful when involving…

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    There are theories as to why self-harm “helps”. 19-year-old Mia, who suffered from self-harm since the age of 13, claimed,“Slitting my arms was the only thing that seemed to work. It was the only release I had. It was the only thing that kept me ‘sane’ through everything.” For them it is a way to feel relief. Keeping feelings bottled up inside can be emotionally exhausting and painful. Many people can go to a best friend or family member to vent those feelings, but people with depression often…

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