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Coming to Terms with a Loved One's Eating Disorder

A F.E.A.S.T. FAMILY GUIDE FOR COMING TO TERMS WITH A LOVED ONE   S  EATING DISORDER DIAGNOSIS  F.E.A.S.T. FAMILY GUIDE SER...
Although an eating disorder diagnosis may feel like a devastating blow to a patient and their family, it is an opportunity...
EDITOR IN CHIEF Walter Kaye, MD Professor of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego Director, Eating Disorder Res...
DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE  COMING TO TERMS WITH A LOVED ONE   S EATING DISORDER DIAGNOSIS  WE SUSPECT THAT OUR LOVED ONE HAS AN...
CAN EATING DISORDERS BE SUCCESSFULLY TREATED  Yes. With appropriate expert and family assistance, there is always hope for...
RELIABLE RESOURCES TO START WITH                 APA Practice Guidelines  Treatment of Patients with Eating Disorders, Thi...
working with you  and ideally your outpatient providers  early on to develop a realistic discharge plan for continuity of ...
expensive treatment  but, delaying effective treatment, due to cost, lost income, or proximity, may turn out to be the mos...
resistance to treatment, and can result in disliking one   s treatment provider  OUR SON   S INDIVIDUAL THERAPIST SAYS THA...
Recent research is helping us to understand what brain regions may be responsible for denial and resistance to treatment. ...
important collaborators in caring for eating disordered patients and effecting good outcomes.  WE KEEP HEARING THE TERM   ...
outdated ideas and may lead to poor care decisions that can lower the chance of full recovery. The end of stigma begins wi...
                                                             Set aside all feelings of blame. Learn caregiving skills such...
APPENDIX A  DSM-5 DIAGNOSTIC CATEGORIES Eating Disorders are diagnosed in the U.S. according to specific criteria in the D...
Intensive Outpatient Program  IOP   The patient lives at home but spends some of their time at a clinic for therapy sessio...
FAMILIES EMPOWERED AND SUPPORTING TREATMENT OF EATING DISORDERS P.O. Box 11608 F.E.A.S.T Milwaukee, WI 53211 US .  F