Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders News

  • Anxiety Therapy Better for Depression Than CBT? Metacognitive therapy, a psychotherapeutic approach targeting rumination and negative thought processes, has a large effect size when used to treat depression and may offer an alternative to CBT.
  • Deep Brain Stimulation Promising for Severe Anorexia Continuous DBS of the subcallosal cingulate significantly improved mood and body weight over 12 months in an open-label trial of women with chronic, severe anorexia.

Eating Disorders Perspective

  • Do You Have Hidden Weight Bias? Find out whether you have hidden weight bias, and learn about the harm caused by 'fat shaming' and assumptions about overweight and obese persons.
  • Overweight Kids: Be Careful What You Measure Do brief primary care interventions in overweight kids result in BMI reductions? Or does it matter?