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Author Langley, Jenny.

Title Boys get anorexia too : coping with male eating disorders in the family / Jenny Langley.

Publication Info. London ; Thousand Oaks, CA : Paul Chapman/Sage Pub., 2006.


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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 175 pages) : illustrations
Note Print version record.
Summary Jenny Langley combines a practical guide on how to cope with male eating disorders with an engaging case study. Her son developed anorexia at the age of 12 and she turned her attention to finding out how best to combat this terrifying illness.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 11. Caring for the carer -- 12. Returning to normal life -- 13. Do boys get other eating disorders? -- Suggested reading list -- List of useful organisztions -- part II: Joe's story-- 14. Setting the scene -- happy chaos 15. Decline and fall -- 16. The diagnosis -- watch out for Rex -- 17. The treatment -- heaven or hell? -- 18. Recovering too quickly? Watch out for Rex -- 19. Coming home -- will Rex come too? 20. Moving on -- Rex has gone!
part I: About anorexia in boys. 1. What is anorexia and what are the effects? C -- 2. Boy's don't get anorexia, do they? -- 3. Triggers for boy anorexia -- 4. What to look out for -- 5. Living with an anorexic boy -- 6.- Effects on the family -- 7. Self-help -- 8. Treatment options -- 9. Therapy, therapy, therapy -- 10. Healthy eating.
Subject Eating disorders in adolescence.
Eating disorders in men.
Anorexia nervosa -- Patients -- Case studies.
SELF-HELP -- Eating Disorders.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Psychopathology -- Eating Disorders.
Anorexia nervosa -- Patients. (OCoLC)fst00809952
Eating disorders in adolescence. (OCoLC)fst00901221
Eating disorders in men. (OCoLC)fst00901227
Genre/Form Case studies. (OCoLC)fst01423765
Other Form: Print version: Langley, Jenny. Boys get anoxeria too. London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Paul Chapman Pub., 2006 1412920213 9781412920216 (OCoLC)61478420
ISBN 1847878741 (electronic bk.)
9781847878748 (electronic bk.)
9781446213353 (electronic bk.)
1446213358 (electronic bk.)
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