Balancing between mental vulnerability and strength in daily life when suffering from eating difficulties.

@article{Rrtveit2009BalancingBM,
  title={Balancing between mental vulnerability and strength in daily life when suffering from eating difficulties.},
  author={Kristine R\ortveit and Kari Vevatne and Elisabeth Severinsson},
  journal={Journal of psychiatric and mental health nursing},
  year={2009},
  volume={16 4},
  pages={317-25}
}
The aim of this study was to explore the daily life experiences of women who suffer from eating difficulties (ED). The research question was: what mental challenges related to daily life are experienced by women who suffer from ED? ED challenge the daily lives of individuals and their families. The problem is often concealed, and the individuals concerned frequently experience guilt and shame. An explorative design was used. Five women participated in a group programme focusing on experiences… CONTINUE READING

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