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Children Eating Disorders

When Kids Feel 'Fat'

Andrea Wachter | Posted 11.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Andrea Wachter

I see 7-year-old kids who agonize over what to wear in the morning because they "hate the size of their thighs or their arms." And I work with children who refuse to eat carbs or fats. Who among us even knew what carbs or fats were when we were 6 years old?

The Questions Our Children Should Be Asking About Their Bodies

Karen Cigna | Posted 05.27.2014 | Parents
Karen Cigna

When we teach our children to ask questions about loving and caring for themselves and their bodies, we are changing the way they think and feel about their bodies.

Eating Disorders Treatment for Children and Adolescents

Kenneth L. Weiner, M.D., FAED, CEDS | Posted 01.22.2012 | Parents
Kenneth L. Weiner, M.D., FAED, CEDS

Parents seeking eating disorders treatment for their children face a distinctive set of uncertainties, and candid answers to these questions are likely to provide some much-needed clarity for families in a time of incredible stress.

Children with Eating Disorders: Are Parents to Blame?

Judith Brisman, Ph.D. | Posted 07.10.2011 | Home
Judith Brisman, Ph.D.

Every family should take a look at itself and see what is working and what isn't, to allow for growth, independence, intimacy and exchange with all family members.