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Lask, Bryan, Watson, Lucy - A Short Introduction to Understanding and Supporting Children with Eating Disorders (JKP Short Introductions) - 9781849056274 - V9781849056274
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A Short Introduction to Understanding and Supporting Children with Eating Disorders (JKP Short Introductions)

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Description for A Short Introduction to Understanding and Supporting Children with Eating Disorders (JKP Short Introductions) Paperback. This accessible and clear guide presents the essential information on a range of eating disorders. The experienced authors explain the differences between eating disorders, what symptoms to look out for, with practical advice for teachers and parents on recognising problems and offering support to young people. Num Pages: 112 pages, 14 black and white line drawings. BIC Classification: MMZD; VFJJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Increasing numbers of children and young people are presenting for treatment of an eating disorder, but there are many different types and they are often confused, making it difficult to know what support to offer. This easy-to-read guide presents all the vital information on a range of eating disorders: anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, selective eating, and avoidant and restrictive intake disorders. Each eating disorder is clearly defined, making it easy to draw distinctions between them. The book covers their origins, characteristics and typical development, letting teachers and parents know what signs to look out for. There is ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Series
JKP Short Introductions
Condition
New
Weight
151g
Number of Pages
112
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9781849056274
SKU
V9781849056274
Shipping Time
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Ref
99-10

About Lask, Bryan, Watson, Lucy
Lucy Watson is an Assistant Psychologist at the Michael Rutter Centre, Maudsley Hospital. She is the Editorial Assistant for the journal Advances in Eating Disorders: Theory, Research & Practice. Professor Bryan Lask was Emeritus Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at St George's, University of London, UK, Medical Director at Rhodes Farm, Care UK, and Honorary ... Read more

Reviews for A Short Introduction to Understanding and Supporting Children with Eating Disorders (JKP Short Introductions)
Down-to-earth and informative, this book provides practical information for busy professionals who come into contact with children who have eating disorders. Creative analogies demystify the eating disorders and case illustrations paint a vivid picture of how to help. I highly recommend this valuable resource.
Josie Geller, Director of Research, Eating Disorders Program, St. Paul's Hospital, Vancouver

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