In this book ten families share their experiences of living with anorexia. Parents describe their frustrations in seeking help for their child and dealing with their behaviour and sufferers discuss how the illness gets into their mind and takers over their personality.
By focusing on he Maudsley family approach and expert advise from Professor Daniel Le Grange and including clear lists of illness symptoms, strategies for patients and carers to follow and information on getting further treatment and support, this book proves an essential resource for families who want to win the battle with anorexia nervosa.
Date published: 2009
Publisher: Melbourne University Press
Country of publication: Australia