New Family-Based Maudsley Treatment available in California
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UCSF Changing Treatment For Anorexia (9/24)
Wherever you live, you'll love this piece!
** Post script: Checking out the web site for UCSF's program I am dismayed to read this:
That doesn't sound like the Family-Based Maudsley I'm familiar with. Too bad!
Norman says that struggles with power and independence are the primary underlying emotions driving eating disorders, in addition to pressures from peers, family members and the media. "Many teens feel like they are being held hostage by their parents — they are struggling with power and independence. So family counseling helps family members take a more appropriate stance," says Norman, founder and director ...