Object relations ego deficits in bulimic college women.

@article{Becker1987ObjectRE,
  title={Object relations ego deficits in bulimic college women.},
  author={Bryan R. Becker and Morris D Bell and Richard Billington},
  journal={Journal of clinical psychology},
  year={1987},
  volume={43 1},
  pages={92-5}
}
Two types of bulimic (purging and restricting) and two types of non-bulimic (binging or normal) eating patterns were reported by 547 undergraduate women who also were assessed for ego function deficits on the four subscales of the Bell Object Relations Inventory. As predicted by psychoanalytic theory, the two bulimic subgroups appeared significantly more… CONTINUE READING