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Ch 17: Eating Disorders in Abnormal Psychology: Tutoring Solution

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The Eating Disorders in Abnormal Psychology chapter of this Abnormal Psychology Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about eating disorders in abnormal psychology. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the theories and concepts involving eating disorders in abnormal psychology required in a typical abnormal psychology course.

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  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
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  • Struggle with understanding anorexia, bulimia, binge eating or any other eating disorders in abnormal psychology topic
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Learning Objectives

  • Compare and contrast the current and historical views on eating disorders.
  • Examine the causes and treatment of anorexia and bulimia.
  • Understand how binge eating disorder contributes to obesity.
  • Explore the risk factors and media influences of eating disorders.

6 Lessons in Chapter 17: Eating Disorders in Abnormal Psychology: Tutoring Solution
Eating Disorders

1. Eating Disorders

Many of us have something about our appearance that we'd like to change, but for some people these desires can develop into actual disorders. How are body dysmorphic disorder and eating disorders related? This lesson gives you a closer look at these disorders and the impact they can have on people.

What is Anorexia Nervosa? - Definition, Symptoms, Treatment and Prognosis

2. What is Anorexia Nervosa? - Definition, Symptoms, Treatment and Prognosis

This lesson explores what anorexia nervosa is and why it is so dangerous. It covers common symptoms seen in children who may develop anorexia as well as what anorexia will do to those who suffer from it.

What is Bulimia Nervosa? - Definition, Symptoms, Treatment and Prognosis

3. What is Bulimia Nervosa? - Definition, Symptoms, Treatment and Prognosis

This lesson explores bulimia as well as challenges many common misconceptions of bulimia. Specifically, this lesson describes the diagnostic requirements, the subtypes, and the treatments known to help with bulimia.

Binge Eating Disorder and Obesity: Definition, Discussion and Treatment

4. Binge Eating Disorder and Obesity: Definition, Discussion and Treatment

Binge-eating disorders are difficult to confront, but can be relatively easy to treat. This lesson explores some of the causes and issues related to binge-eating disorder, as well as to obesity in general.

What Causes Eating Disorders? - Risk Factors and Cultural Perspectives

5. What Causes Eating Disorders? - Risk Factors and Cultural Perspectives

This lesson takes a broad look at the causes of eating disorders. In addition, this lesson looks at what causes individuals to face higher or lower incidence rates of eating disorders.

Emotional Eating Disorder

6. Emotional Eating Disorder

In this lesson, we'll talk about a condition known as emotional eating disorder, where sufferers use food to deal with emotions like depression, sadness, or boredom. This can lead to health complications like obesity and heart disease.

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