Bulimia/anorexia : the binge/purge cycle and self-starvation / Marlene Boskind-White, William C. White, Jr.

"Bulimarexia: The Binge/Purge Cycle provides important facts on adolescent danger signals, socialization and the family, the challenges of the college years, pros and cons of drug therapy, and nutritional counseling." "Boskind-White takes issue with therapeutic approaches that emphasi...

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Main Author: Boskind-White, Marlene.
Other Authors: White, William C., Jr.
Format: Book
Published: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., 2000.
Edition:[3rd ed.].
Table of Contents:
  • The evolution of this book
  • The binge/purge cycle : thin is never thin enough
  • Socialization and the family
  • Adolescence : setting the stage for eating disorders
  • The college years and beyond
  • Eating disorders and the body
  • The bulimarexic workshop
  • Intensive psychotherapy with bulimarexics
  • Anorexia nervosa : sociocultural perspectives
  • Intensive psychotherapy with anorexics
  • Surviving managed care-- Our daughters, ourselves.