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Assessment of eating disorders: interview or self-report questionnaire?
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Although the two measures performed similarly with respect to the assessment of unambiguous behavioral features such as self-induced vomiting and dieting, the self-report questionnaire generated higher scores than the interview when assessing more complex featuressuch as binge eating and concerns about shape.
Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Eating Disorders
Introduction. Fairburn, This Book and How to Use It. Fairburn, Eating Disorders: The Transdiagnostic View and the Cognitive Behavioral Theory. Fairburn, Cooper, Shafran, Enhanced Cognitive Behavior
Mediators and moderators of treatment effects in randomized clinical trials.
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An analytic framework is described to identify and distinguish between moderators and mediators in RCTs when outcomes are measured dimensionally and it is recommended that R CTs routinely include and report such analyses.
The Eating Disorders Examination
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The following health care providers can perform initial examinations for Eating Disorders: a board-certified or board "eligible" psychiatrist; a licensed doctorate-level psychologist; or a clinical or counseling psychologist completing a one-year internship or residency under close supervision.
Grand challenges in global mental health
A consortium of researchers, advocates and clinicians announces here research priorities for improving the lives of people with mental illness around the world, and calls for urgent action and
Transdiagnostic cognitive-behavioral therapy for patients with eating disorders: a two-site trial with 60-week follow-up.
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These two transdiagnostic treatments appear to be suitable for the majority of outpatients with an eating disorder and the simpler treatment may best be viewed as the default version, with the more complex treatment reserved for patients with marked additional psychopathology of the type targeted by the treatment.
The eating disorder examination: A semi‐structured interview for the assessment of the specific psychopathology of eating disorders
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This interview, the Eating Disorder Examination, is designed to assess the full range of the specific psychopathology of eating disorders, including these patients' extreme concerns about their shape and weight.
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