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Chapter 8 Eating Disorders
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Eating Disorders: An Overview Two Major Types of DSM-IV-TR Eating Disorders Anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa Severe disruptions in eating behavior Extreme fear and gaining weight apprehension about Strong sociocultural origins – Westernized views
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Eating Disorders: An Overview Other Subtypes of DSM-IV-TR Eating Disorders Binge eating disorder Obesity – A Growing Epidemic
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Bulimia Nervosa: Overview and Defining Features Binge Eating – Hallmark of Bulimia Binge Eating is perceived as uncontrollable Compensatory Behaviors Purging
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Bulimia Nervosa DSM-IV-TR Subtypes of Bulimia Purging subtype – Most common subtype Nonpurging subtype – About one-third of bulimics
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Bulimia Nervosa: Associated Features Associated Medical Features Most are within 10% of target body weight Purging methods can result in severe medical problems
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Bulimia Nervosa: Associated Features Associated Psychological Features Most are over concerned with body shape Fear of gaining weight Most have comorbid psychological disorders
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Overview and Defining Features Successful Weight Loss – Hallmark of Anorexia Defined as 15% below expected weight
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course PSY 360 taught by Professor Katieporter during the Winter '08 term at Eastern Michigan University.

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eating_disorders - Chapter 8 Eating Disorders Eating...

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