Mental Health Literacy and eating disorders: What do women with bulimic eating disorders think and know about bulimia nervosa and its treatment?
Background and Aims: Attitudes and beliefs concerning the eating disorder bulimia nervosa (BN) were examined in a community sample of women (n = 158) with BN-type eating disorders. Method: A vignette was presented describing a fictional person meeting diagnostic criteria for BN. Participants gave their opinions on a range of issues concerning the nature and treatment of the problem described. Results: Most participants believed that BN would be difficult to treat and that relapse would be...[Show more]
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