Treatment providers with a personal history of eating pathology: a qualitative examination of common experiences.

@article{Warren2013TreatmentPW,
  title={Treatment providers with a personal history of eating pathology: a qualitative examination of common experiences.},
  author={Cortney Warren and Kerri J. Schafer and Mary Ellen J Crowley and Roberto Olivardia},
  journal={Eating disorders},
  year={2013},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={
          295-309
        }
}
Using qualitative methodology, this study examined the experiences of treatment providers with a personal history of eating pathology. A total of 139 eating disorder treatment providers completed a questionnaire designed by the authors that (a) asked whether and how their personal history influences treatment of patients with eating disorders and (b) elicited feedback for other therapists. Results indicated that the large majority of participants (94%) believed that their eating disorder… CONTINUE READING