Talking to Eating Disorders: Simple Ways to Support Someone With Anorexia, Bulimia, Binge Eating

Artists: 
Heaton, Jeanne Albronda and Claudia Strauss
ISBN: 
978-0-451-21522-2
Publisher: 
New American Library
Dated: 
2005
Price: 
$25.00
Comments: 
This compassionate guide offers ways to tackle the tough topics of body image, media messages, physical touch, diets, and exercise-along with a special section on talking about these issues with children. It includes information about when to get professional help, how to handle emergencies, and answers to difficult questions such as "Am I too fat?" or "Is this ok to eat?" Jeanne A. Heaton, Ph.D., has 30 years of experience providing therapy and working with a multidisciplinary team for eating disorders. She is the director of Ohio University's Counseling and Psychological Services and has a private practice. Claudia J. Strauss is an award-winning communication consultant and educator. She is the author of Talking to Alzheimer's, Talking to Depression, and Talking to Anxiety.