Pure and guided self-help for full and sub-threshold bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder.

@article{Ghaderi2003PureAG,
  title={Pure and guided self-help for full and sub-threshold bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorder.},
  author={Ata Ghaderi and Berit Scott},
  journal={The British journal of clinical psychology},
  year={2003},
  volume={42 Pt 3},
  pages={257-69}
}
OBJECTIVE The study compared the efficacy of self-help without and with guidance (referred to as 'pure' and 'guided' self-help), using a cognitive behavioral self-help manual (Fairburn, 1995) for binge eating. DESIGN AND METHODS A sample of 31 participants with bulimia nervosa, subthreshold bulimia nervosa and binge-eating disorder were assigned randomly to one of the self-help levels for 16 weeks, after four weeks of baseline observations. RESULTS The results indicated that both forms of… CONTINUE READING