Volume 34-4. Obesity and Associated Eating Disorders: A Guide for Mental Health Professionals, An Issue of Psychiatric Clinics

1st Edition

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  • Print ISBN 9781455711635

Description

Obesity and psychiatric concerns are closely linked.  This issue examine obesity and psychiatric status, and includes articles on binge eating disorder and night eating syndrome.  This issue provides guidance on the medical evaluation of the obese individual, behavioral assessment, dietary management, and behavioral treatment.  Articles on motivational interviewing, pharmacotherapy for obesity and surgical treatment of obesity give the full spectrum of treatment options.  Finally this issue examines obesity as a public health epidemic.

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781455711635

About the authors

G Wilson

Affiliations and Expertise

Rutgers--The State University of New Jersey