Vol. 28 / No. 1 Contents

Also in this Issue How Common Is BED in the US? Tracking Down Body Image Distortion Weight Gain/Restoration and Bone Mineral Density in AN Help for Patients Who Just Can’t Recover Child…

Eating Disorder Treatment

When Patients Resist Treatment

Clues to motivating patients who avoid or refuse treatment Just like Lord Byron’s fictional prisoner of Chillon, some eating disorders patients have “chains” that keep them from seeking treatment. Researchers at the…

Body Image Problems

Tracking Down Body Image Distortions

Two studies examine how individual perceptions can be altered. Body perception problems are among the most striking manifestations of anorexia nervosa (AN). In two recent studies, researchers in Australia and the US…