Eating Disorders : Prevalence, Risk Factors & Treatment Options, Hardback Book

Eating Disorders : Prevalence, Risk Factors & Treatment Options Hardback

Edited by Nina Morton

Description

Body image is a subjective multidimensional construction that has an early and continuous influence on ones emotions, thoughts, and behaviors.

Throughout the lifespan, the body image suffers several influences and changes, as it is a complex and contextualized construct.

Body image distortion may lead to the development of an eating disorder.

Eating disorders are characterized by a persistent disturbance of eating or eating-related behavior that results in altered consumptions or absorptions of food and that can significantly impair physical health or psychological functioning.

This book provides an in-depth review of the prevalence of eating disorders.

It also discusses several risk factors, and available treatment options for those suffering from eating disorders.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 378 pages
  • Publisher: Nova Science Publishers Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Clinical psychology
  • ISBN: 9781536100624

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