Amenorrhea in females
Intense fear of gaining weight
Body weight between 85-95% expected
Denial of the seriousness of the current body weight
Binge-eating and purging
Aneorexia Nervosa-Binge-Eating/Purging type
Aneorexia Nervosa-Restricting Type
Narcisstic Personality Disorder
A 50-year-old African American Woman
A 25-year old Caucasian American Man
A 70-year old Asian Man
A 14 year old Caucasian Girl
Eating Disorder NOS (Or binge eating disorder)
Late childhood to early adolescence
Ideal body weight
Healthy body weight
Binges and purges once a week
Fears being fat
Feeling in control
They actively encourage sufferers to hide their illnesses.
They are easy to find and tell people that eating disorders are a "lifestyle choice" rather than mental illnesses.
Lots of young children use the internet.
They can hack your card details and send you spam.
They are illegal.
Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified.
Eating Disorder Not Overly Serious.
Eating Disorder Not Openly Shared
Everyone who has bulimia dies.
Anorexia is a mental illness, bulimia is not.
Bulimia is not as serious as anorexia.
Only bulimics abuse laxatives.
Anorexics can often be identified by low body weight, whereas bulimics may be overweight due to binge eating.
Changing distorted beliefs phase
Negotiations for a new pattern of relationshps phase
The "behavioral" component of bulimia nervosa focuses on normalizing eating patterns
It's not family therapy is more effective
It's not, CBT and Pharmacology are more effective
Because clients will not tolerate medications
A fat burning chemical
A medication to treat impulse control
The name of the psychologist who discovered a link between obesity and mood disorders
Is produced by fat cells and it acts to reduce our intake of food