Body Image Products

  • Current Findings on Males with Eating Disorders

    1st Edition

    Edited by Leigh Cohn, Raymond Lemberg

    The subgroup of males with eating disorders has been understudied, and this book presents the most comprehensive look at this topic since Arnold Andersen edited the text Males with Eating Disorders in 1990. This monograph represents both original research and reviews of other studies based on a…

    Hardback – 2013-07-08
    Routledge

  • Your Dieting Daughter

    Antidotes Parents can Provide for Body Dissatisfaction, Excessive Dieting, and Disordered Eating, 2nd Edition

    By Carolyn Costin

    Your Dieting Daughter is a must read for anyone wanting to help contribute to a young woman’s development of a healthy self and body esteem, whether she is 13 or 30. Costin has updated the first edition of this book to reflect her 15 additional years of expertise on dealing with the tricky issues…

    Paperback – 2013-02-14
    Routledge

  • Cut Down to Size

    Achieving success with weight loss surgery, 1st Edition

    By Jenny Radcliffe

    Cut Down to Size covers everything you need to know about bariatric surgery, from referral through to the challenges you may face after surgery. Most people who seek weight loss surgery have struggled for many years to control their eating, and have experienced increasing health limitations,…

    Paperback – 2013-01-04
    Routledge

  • Nutrition Counseling in the Treatment of Eating Disorders

    2nd Edition

    By Marcia Herrin, Maria Larkin

    Marcia Herrin and Maria Larkin have collaborated on the second edition of Nutrition Counseling in the Treatment of Eating Disorders, infusing research-based approaches and their own clinically-refined tools for managing food and weight-related issues. New to this edition is a section on nutrition…

    Paperback – 2012-12-03
    Routledge

  • Decoding Anorexia

    How Breakthroughs in Science Offer Hope for Eating Disorders, 1st Edition

    By Carrie Arnold

    Decoding Anorexia is the first and only book to explain anorexia nervosa from a biological point of view. Its clear, user-friendly descriptions of the genetics and neuroscience behind the disorder is paired with first person descriptions and personal narratives of what biological differences mean…

    Paperback – 2012-09-27
    Routledge

  • Consumer Culture, Identity and Well-Being

    The Search for the 'Good Life' and the 'Body Perfect', 1st Edition

    By Helga Dittmar

    Advertising, materialism and consumption are central aspects of contemporary Western culture. We are bombarded with idealised images of the perfect body, desirable consumer goods, and affluent lifestyles, yet psychology is only just beginning to take account of the profound influence these consumer…

    Paperback – 2010-09-17
    Psychology Press
    European Monographs in Social Psychology

  • Under the Skin

    A Psychoanalytic Study of Body Modification, 1st Edition

    By Alessandra Lemma

    Alessandra Lemma - Winner of the Levy-Goldfarb Award for Child Psychoanalysis! Under the Skin considers the motivation behind why people pierce, tattoo, cosmetically enhance, or otherwise modify their body, from a psychoanalytic perspective. It discusses how the therapist can understand and help…

    Paperback – 2010-02-17
    Routledge
    The New Library of Psychoanalysis 'Beyond the Couch' Series

  • Critical Feminist Approaches to Eating Dis/Orders

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Malson, Maree Burns

    Over the past decade there have been significant shifts both in feminist approaches to the field of eating disorders and in the ways in which gender, bodies, body weight, body management and food are understood, represented and regulated within the dominant cultural milieus of the early…

    Paperback – 2009-05-26
    Routledge

  • The Invisible Man

    A Self-help Guide for Men With Eating Disorders, Compulsive Exercise and Bigorexia, 1st Edition

    By John F. Morgan

    Increasingly boys and men are suffering with eating disorders and related body image problems. Some have full-blown conditions such as anorexia nervosa, bulimia, binge eating, compulsive exercising or bigorexia. Others are distressed by slightly lesser degrees of disordered eating or over-exercise…

    Paperback – 2008-02-14
    Routledge

  • Overcoming Body Image Disturbance

    A Programme for People with Eating Disorders, 1st Edition

    By Lorraine Bell, Jenny Rushforth

    People with eating disorders often exhibit serious misconceptions about their own body image. Overcoming Body Image Disturbance provides a treatment programme (piloted by the authors) for people with eating disorders who have a negative body image. The manual offers advice for therapists,…

    Paperback – 2008-02-14
    Routledge

  • Body Work

    The Social Construction of Women's Body Image, 1st Edition

    By Sylvia K. Blood

    Are scientific 'facts' about body image enough to define conceptions of normality? Reassessing Experimental Psychology from a critical perspective, Sylvia Blood demonstrates how its research into Body Image can be misused and prone to misuse. Classifying women who experience distress and anxiety…

    Paperback – 2005-07-14
    Routledge
    Women and Psychology

  • Body Shame

    Conceptualisation, Research and Treatment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Gilbert, Jeremy Miles

    Physical appearance plays a powerful role in social relationships. Those who feel shame regarding the way they look, and who think others view their appearance negatively, can therefore be vulnerable to impoverished social relationships and a range of psychological difficulties. However, there are…

    Paperback – 2002-10-17
    Routledge

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