Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder 1st Edition by Jennifer J. Thomas
- Publisher : Cambridge University Press; 1st edition (January 3, 2019)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 194 pages
- ISBN-10 : 1108401155
- ISBN-13 : 978-1108401159
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Avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder (ARFID) is a common eating disorder diagnosis that describes children and adults who cannot meet their nutritional needs, typically because of sensory sensitivity, fear of adverse consequences and/or apparent lack of interest in eating or food. This book is the first of its kind to offer a specialist treatment, specifically for ARFID. Developed, refined and studied in response to this urgent clinical need, this book outlines a specialiZed cognitive-behavioral treatment: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (CBT-AR). This treatment is designed for patients across all age groups, supported by real-life case examples and tools to allow clinicians to apply this new treatment in their own clinical settings.