Eating Disorders


Families and Body Image

October 4, 2007

By Janet M. Liechty, Ph.D., LCSW-C   Introduction Family Support Body Scrutiny and Teasing Family and the...

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What Is Currently Known About Eating Disorders

August 27, 2007

By Jennifer Amlen, MSW, LCSW   Introduction Cultural Pressure Possible Causes of Eating Disorders Treating Eating...

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Women and Body Image

August 22, 2007

By Judith Matz, MSW, LCSW Negative Body Thoughts Lessons About Acceptance   Negative Body Thoughts Many women are...

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Surviving Diets and Preventing Eating Disorders

June 8, 2007

By Judith Matz, MSW, LCSW Introduction The Non-Diet Approach Stop Dieting! Honor Your Hunger Make Peace...

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Taking Better Care of Your Body

July 1, 2005

By Carol Juergensen Sheets, MSW, ACSW   Introduction - Create a Customized Plan Would you like to make to obtain a healthier body? Write...

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Receiving Treatment for Eating Disorders Through the Managed Care System

July 1, 2005

By Melanie Barton, MSW   Introduction Anorexia Nervosa, a type of eating disorder is defined by eating miniscule amounts that do not maintain...

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Eating Disorders Current Trends

June 30, 2005

Introduction Emerging Trends Medical Complications from Anorexia Nervosa Medical Complications from...

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Eating Disorders Resources

June 28, 2005

American Dietetic Association With nearly 65,000 members, the American Dietetic Association is the nation's largest organization of food and...

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How Social Workers Help with Eating Disorders

June 23, 2005

By Mary Anne Knapp, MSW, LCSW Introduction Obesity Anorexia Nervosa Treating Eating Disorders Bulimia...

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About Eating Disorders

May 18, 2005

Introduction How Can You Be Sure? What Is an Eating Disorder? Signs of Eating Disorders More Than Just Meals How...

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