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Eating Disorders and Obesity in Children and Adolescents

Eating Disorders and Obesity in Children and Adolescents
  • Author : Johannes Hebebrand
  • Publsiher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 07 December 2018
  • ISBN : 0323548539
  • Pages : 400 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Get a quick, expert overview of best practices for diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders in children and adolescents. This concise resource by Drs. Johannes Hebebrand and Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann provides psychiatrists and pediatricians with current information in this increasingly important field, including practical sections on developmental aspects of eating disorders, symptomology, epidemiology, etiology and pathyphysiology, treatment and outcomes, and prevention. Discusses general concepts for feeding, eating, and weight disorders; body weight and composition, appetite regulation, and the emergence of body perception and image. Covers genetics of eating and weight disorders, influence of hormones, intergenerational effects, and food addiction. Includes information on cognitive behavioral therapy, family-based therapies, early intervention, pharmacotherapy, bariatric surgery, and other treatments. Consolidates today’s available information on this timely topic into a single convenient resource.


Eating Disorders and Obesity in Children and Adolescents

Eating Disorders and Obesity in Children and Adolescents
  • Author : Johannes Hebebrand,Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 07 December 2018
GET THIS BOOKEating Disorders and Obesity in Children and Adolescents

Get a quick, expert overview of best practices for diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders in children and adolescents. This concise resource by Drs. Johannes Hebebrand and Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann provides psychiatrists and pediatricians with current information in this increasingly important field, including practical sections on developmental aspects of eating disorders, symptomology, epidemiology, etiology and pathyphysiology, treatment and outcomes, and prevention. Discusses general concepts for feeding, eating, and weight disorders; body weight and composition, appetite regulation, and the emergence of body


Body Image, Eating Disorders, and Obesity in Youth

Body Image, Eating Disorders, and Obesity in Youth
  • Author : Thompson J. Kevin
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 26 February 2021
GET THIS BOOKBody Image, Eating Disorders, and Obesity in Youth

Examines the relationship between body image disturbances and eating disorders in our most vulnerable population: children and adolescents. The editors present a dynamic approach that combines current research, assessment techniques, and suggestions for treatment and prevention. This volume delivers direction for researchers in the field as well as guidance for practitioners and clinicians working with young clients suffering from these disorders.


Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents

Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents
  • Author : Brett McDermott
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 14 December 2006
GET THIS BOOKEating Disorders in Children and Adolescents

Anorexia Nervosa and other eating disorders are arguably the most complex mental health problems that a child or adolescent may experience. Numbers seeking help are on the increase, and the complexity of these disorders challenges even the most experienced clinician. In this 2006 book, the experience of numerous practitioners with international reputations in the field is brought to bear on the broad range of issues a good clinician needs to know about, from the history of the disorder through to treatment,


Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents

Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents
  • Author : Daniel Le Grange,James Lock
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 20 September 2011
GET THIS BOOKEating Disorders in Children and Adolescents

Bringing together leading authorities, this comprehensive volume integrates the best current knowledge and treatment approaches for eating disorders in children and adolescents. The book reveals how anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and other disorders present differently developmentally and explains their potentially far-reaching impact on psychological, physical, and neurobiological development. It provides guidelines for developmentally sound assessment and diagnosis, with attention to assessment challenges unique to this population. Detailed descriptions of evidence-based therapies are illustrated with vivid case examples. Promising directions in


Handbook of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity

Handbook of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity
  • Author : Elissa Jelalian,Ric G. Steele
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 10 December 2008
GET THIS BOOKHandbook of Childhood and Adolescent Obesity

Now, in one comprehensive, easy-to-access volume, this essential handbook lays bare the scope of the growing problem of childhood and adolescent obesity. It goes further, too, examining the impact of the epidemic in terms of its psychological burden, its health consequences, and the available prevention and treatment options. Editors Jelalian and Steele have ensured that the chapters utilize the most up-to-date empirical and clinical knowledge available. This volume provides readers not only raw data, but also a framework for translating


Eating Disorders and Obesity

Eating Disorders and Obesity
  • Author : Christopher G. Fairburn,Kelly D. Brownell
  • Publisher : Guilford Press
  • Release : 01 July 2005
GET THIS BOOKEating Disorders and Obesity

This unique handbook presents and integrates virtually all that is currently known about eating disorders and obesity in one authoritative, accessible, and eminently practical volume. From leading international authorities, 112 concise chapters encapsulate the latest information on all pertinent topics, from biological, psychological, and social processes associated with risk, to clinical methods for assessment and intervention. The contents are organized to highlight areas of overlap between lines of research that often remain disparate. Suggestions for further reading at the end of


Eating Disorders and Obesity in Children and Adolescents

Eating Disorders and Obesity in Children and Adolescents
  • Author : Johannes Hebebrand,Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 07 December 2018
GET THIS BOOKEating Disorders and Obesity in Children and Adolescents

Get a quick, expert overview of best practices for diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders in children and adolescents. This concise resource by Drs. Johannes Hebebrand and Beate Herpertz-Dahlmann provides psychiatrists and pediatricians with current information in this increasingly important field, including practical sections on developmental aspects of eating disorders, symptomology, epidemiology, etiology and pathyphysiology, treatment and outcomes, and prevention. Discusses general concepts for feeding, eating, and weight disorders; body weight and composition, appetite regulation, and the emergence of body



Eating Disorders and Obesity

Eating Disorders and Obesity
  • Author : Phillipa Hay,Deborah Mitchison
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release : 27 May 2019
GET THIS BOOKEating Disorders and Obesity

Eating Disorders have traditionally been considered apart from public health concerns about increasing obesity. It is evident that these problems are, however, related in important ways. Comorbid obesity and eating disorder is increasing at a faster rate than either obesity or eating disorders alone and one in five people with obesity also presents with an Eating Disorder, commonly but not limited to Binge Eating Disorder. New disorders have emerged such as normal weight or Atypical Anorexia Nervosa. However research and


Eating Disorders and Obesity, Third Edition

Eating Disorders and Obesity, Third Edition
  • Author : Kelly D. Brownell,B. Timothy Walsh
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 21 March 2018
GET THIS BOOKEating Disorders and Obesity, Third Edition

Acclaimed for its encyclopedic coverage, this is the only handbook that synthesizes current knowledge and clinical practices in the fields of both eating disorders and obesity. Like the prior editions, the significantly revised third edition features more than 100 concise, focused chapters with lists of key readings in place of extended references. All aspects of eating disorders and obesity are addressed by foremost clinical researchers: classification, causes, consequences, risk factors, and pathophysiology, as well as prevention, treatment, assessment, and diagnosis. ÿ New


Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity

Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity
  • Author : Debasis Bagchi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 12 October 2010
GET THIS BOOKGlobal Perspectives on Childhood Obesity

Understanding the complex factors contributing to the growing childhood obesity epidemic is vital not only for the improved health of the world's future generations, but for the healthcare system. The impact of childhood obesity reaches beyond the individual family and into the public arenas of social systems and government policy and programs. Global Perspectives on Childhood Obesity explores these with an approach that considers the current state of childhood obesity around the world as well as future projections, the most



Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Adolescents with Eating Disorders

Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Adolescents with Eating Disorders
  • Author : Riccardo Dalle Grave,Simona Calugi
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 24 March 2020
GET THIS BOOKCognitive Behavior Therapy for Adolescents with Eating Disorders

This state-of-the-art guide provides a powerful transdiagnostic approach for treating adolescent eating disorders (anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge-eating disorder, and others) in either outpatient or inpatient settings. It describes how enhanced cognitive behavior therapy (CBT-E)--the gold-standard treatment for adult eating disorders--has been systematically adapted and tested with younger patients. With a strong motivational focus, CBT-E gives the adolescent a key role in decision making. The book presents session-by-session guidelines for assessing patients, determining whether CBT-E is appropriate, developing case


Handbook of Child Psychopathology

Handbook of Child Psychopathology
  • Author : Thomas H. Ollendick,Michel Hersen
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 26 February 1998
GET THIS BOOKHandbook of Child Psychopathology

This extremely popular handbook has been thoroughly revised - over half the chapters include new contributors who have generated much of the latest research. Comprehensive and interdisiplinary, the volume addresses treatment and prevention from an empirically based, developmental perspective.


Body Image, Eating, and Weight

Body Image, Eating, and Weight
  • Author : Massimo Cuzzolaro,Secondo Fassino
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 03 November 2018
GET THIS BOOKBody Image, Eating, and Weight

This book equips readers with the knowledge required to improve diagnosis and treatment and to implement integrated prevention programs in patients with eating and weight disorders. It does so by providing a comprehensive, up-to-date review of research findings and theoretical assumptions concerning the interface and interactions between body image and such disorders as anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, other specified feeding and eating disorders, orthorexia nervosa, overweight, and obesity. After consideration of issues of definition and classification, the