When the mirror lies : anorexia, bulimia, and other eating disorders

by Orr, Tamra.

Format: Print Book 2007.
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Springdale Free Public Library Adult Nonfiction 618.92 ORR
Location  Springdale Free Public Library
 
Collection  Adult Nonfiction
 
Call Number  618.92 ORR
 
 
Summary
- A comprehensive examination of the risks and physical and emotional effects of anorexia and bulimia, especially among today's youth. - Offer a "To Find Out More" section, glossary, and index. Curriculum Standards: Grades 9-12 Health Health: IV - Knows how personal behaviors relate to health and well-being and how these behaviors can be modified if necessary to promote achievement of health goals throughout life (e.g., following a personal nutrition plan to reduce the risk of disease, periodically self-assessing physical fitness). - Understands the short-and long-term consequences of safe, risky, and harmful behaviors. - Understands the role of denial as a negative influence on mental and emotional health, and ways to overcome denial and seek assistance when needed. - Knows skills used to communicate effectively with family, friends, and others, and the effects of open and honest communication.
Contents
Who is that in the mirror?
Behind the fractured images
Ravages both inside and out
Seeking sustenance: the search for hope
What can I do?.

Additional Information
Subjects Body image in adolescence.
Eating disorders in adolescence.
Self-perception.
Publisher Danbury, Conn. :Franklin Watts,2007.
Language English
Description 144 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 132) and index.
ISBN 9780531167915 (lib. bdg.)
9780531179772 (pbk.)
053117977X (pbk.)
0531167917
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