Rebecka Peebles, MD discusses child and adolescent eating disorders at the Maudsley Parents Boston Conference on Adolescent Eating Disorders on September 28, 2012.
Anorexia nervosa has one of the highest mortality rates of any mental illness, and only 25 percent of anorexia patients completely recover. Denise Wilfley, professor of psychiatry, is searching for ways to improve outcomes for anorexia patients.
Part A of the video on family-based treatment (FBT or the Maudsley approach) for anorexia nervosa, including interviews with eating disorder experts and a young woman recovered from anorexia nervosa.
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Academy for Eating Disorders