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Disordered Eating Among Athletes: Treatment Best Practices, a Review of the Literature
This paper examines the challenging process of treating Eating Disorders (ED) in the athlete population. There is an important connection between ED and the detrimental effects on the body, emotions, and the performance ...
A Canvas of Unspoken Words: The Role of Metaphor in Understanding Eating Disorders
The purpose of this thesis is to explore the role of metaphor in understanding the expression of eating disorders. From the perspective of metaphor as a primary tool of expression, rather than a flourish of language, there ...
The Etiology and Treatment of Eating Disorders
This manuscript thesis is about eating disorders. How does one distinguish between Anorexia, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder, and Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified? What are some of the diagnostic criteria? ...
Adult Women's Experiences of Health Food Industry Advertising
This study investigated the relationship between adult women's perception of healthy eating and their use of health food industry advertising as a guide to managing their food consumption. The general hypothesis was that ...
An Athletic Coaches’ Information Guide: to the Early Identification, Prevention and Management of Eating Disorders Among Female Athletes
The research focused on the area of eating disorders among female athletes. The study looked at how college/university level coaches can contribute to the decrease in the prevalence rates of disordered eating (DE) and/or ...
Eating Disorder Treatment Approaches and Potential for Treatment Efficacy
There are numerous eating disorder programs and they employ a range of therapeutic approaches with implications for treatment efficacy. Within the Vancouver Coastal Health Region there a range of treatment options available ...