The Complexity of Body Image and Identity Issues in the Treatment of Eating Disorders Exercise

The Complexity of Body Image and Identity Issues in the Treatment of Eating Disorders

The Complexity of Body Image and Identity Issues in the Treatment of Eating Disorders Event on 2017-10-13 08:00:00 Body image is perhaps the least understood and most complex of the core issues associated with eating disorder treatment. As an integral part of the life cycle, body image development shifts and adapts as we age and engage in life experiences. It is ironic that although our clients are focused on and obsessed with their bodies, they remain virtually disconnected from the experience of living in their bodies. This seminar will address the intricate interplay between brain, body and beliefs (why we...
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Mood Disorders - The Difference between Depression and Anxiety Mood Disorders

Mood Disorders – The Difference between Depression and Anxiety

Someone who has been diagnosed with anxiety does not necessarily have depression as well. The same is true for those with depression. Although these disorders share similar physiological states and environmental triggers, one person does not have to have both. However, it is no surprise that most people suffering from anxiety usually have depression as well.Depression can be defined as harboring feelings of intense sadness as well as feeling hopeless, helpless, and worthless, for weeks or even months and years.The morning hours of the day seem to harbor the most intense symptoms, however they can be experienced throughout the day....
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