Compensatory behaviors include self-induced vomiting and other behaviors designed to undo the effects of binge eating. How common is bulimia? Bulimia affects Females are more frequently impacted by bulimia with a female-to-male ratio of What is CBT for bulimia like? Description This book provides the first comprehensive guide to the practice of ""enhanced"" cognitive behavior therapy CBT-E , the latest version of the leading empirically supported treatment for eating disorders. Written with the practitioner in mind, the book demonstrates how this transdiagnostic approach can be used with the full range of eating disorders seen in clinical practice.
Christopher Fairburn and colleagues describe in detail how to tailor CBT-E to the needs of individual patients, and how to adapt it for adolescents and patients who require hospitalization. Also addressed are frequently encountered co-occurring disorders and how to manage them.
Reproducible appendices feature the Eating Disorder Examination interview and questionnaire. Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x Table of contents Introduction 1.
Fairburn 2. Fairburn 3.
Fairburn, Zafra Cooper and Roz Shafran 4. Hawker, Rebecca Murphy and Suzanne Straebler 5. Starting Well 6.
Achieving Early Change 7. Taking Stock and Designing the Rest of Treatment 8.
Events, Moods and Eating Underweight and Undereating Hawker Hawker and Christopher G. Fairburn Eating Disorder Examination Fairburn, Zafra Cooper and Marianne E.
What he and his team of researchers discovered was that by identifying, monitoring, and effectively changing our thoughts, we can alter our maladaptive perceptions ultimately leading to significant and positive behavior change. Rating details. An alternative to Family-Based Treatment. As a result, the patients with control conditions exhibited little change in symptom severity whereas the ones in two treatment conditions exhibited substantial and equivalent change which was even maintained during the follow-up weeks. Starting Well 6. During cognitive-behavioural therapy for eating disorders, you learn: About your illness, its symptoms, and how to predict when symptoms will most likely recur. Over the follow-up period, the CBT-E remission rate remained higher 69 percent versus 49 percent.
Fairburn show more. This book is written explicitly for clinicians, who will find the clearly written, practical guidance invaluable. Of particular interest are the authoritative description of the psychopathology of eating disorders and the lucid analysis of the management and treatment of underweight patients and those with multiple comorbidities.
This is the definitive clinical account of CBT for eating disorders. Buros Professor of Psychology, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey "Over the past 30 years, Fairburn has made immense contributions to our understanding and treatment of patients with eating disorders. This timely, clearly written, immensely informative, and very user-friendly book provides just what the clinician needs--a practical guide to all phases of treatment.
Outlining his transdiagnostic model, Fairburn describes the processes that underlie all eating disorders and gives specific examples of how to assess, educate, and help patients with any eating disorder. Treatment is divided into stages, with clear guidelines for exactly what to say or do.