When Your Teen Has an Eating Disorder
Practical Strategies to Help Your Teen Recover from Anorexia, Bulimia & Binge Eating
Now Available in Spanish: Libro en español
If you have a teen with an eating disorder—such as anorexia, bulimia, or binge eating—you may feel powerless, worried, or uncertain about how you can best support them on the road to recovery. Grounded in evidence-based strategies, this book will help give you the confidence you need to help your teen make healthy choices and heal in body and mind.
When Your Teen Has an Eating Disorder offers a unique family-based treatment (FBT) approach you can use to help your teen recover. You’ll learn how best to support your teen’s nutritional rehabilitation, normalize eating behaviors, and manage meals. You’ll also discover how to help your teen adopt independent and intuitive eating habits, expand food flexibility, and use coping strategies and recovery skills to prevent relapse. With this compassionate guide, you’ll feel empowered to nurture your teen and help them stay on the road to recovery.
See select endorsements below and the full list of endorsements here.
Read the Book Review by Camden Matherne, Ph.D. in the Academy for Eating Disorders’ AED Forum.
Read the detailed review by colleague Rachel Bachner-Melman, Ph.D.
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