The Resource The overweight patient : a psychological approach to understanding and working with obesity, Kathy Leach

The overweight patient : a psychological approach to understanding and working with obesity, Kathy Leach

Label
The overweight patient : a psychological approach to understanding and working with obesity
Title
The overweight patient
Title remainder
a psychological approach to understanding and working with obesity
Statement of responsibility
Kathy Leach
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This practical guide approaches obesity and overeating from a psychological perspective, and offers sensitive methods to increase patients & rsquo; sense of self-worth, self-knowledge, and motivation to lose weight. The Overweight Patient explores the underlying beliefs and behaviours that may contribute to obesity, including psychological needs, addiction, fear of deprivation, parental influences and sexual fears. Kathy Leach draws a useful distinction between the need to eat and the need to maintain a large body size, and addresses the reasons for both long-term obesity and short-term weight g
Cataloging source
Nz
Dewey number
616.39806
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC628
LC item number
.L357 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The overweight patient : a psychological approach to understanding and working with obesity, Kathy Leach
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Overweight Patient; Contents; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; 1 Obesity and Therapy; 2 Cultural and Parent Influences on Decisions Regarding Weight; 3 Clinical Considerations in Working with the Overweight Patient; 4 Losing Weight, Maintaining Loss and Regaining Weight; 5 Inquiry and Diagnosis; 6 Ego States; 7 The Parent Ego State; 8 The Child Ego State; 9 The Adult Ego State; 10 Psychological Hungers; 11 Games; 12 The Creation of the Body and Eating Functions as Defence Structures; GLOSSARY OF CLINICAL AND TRANSACTIONAL ANALYSIS TERMS; REFERENCES; RECOMMENDED READING; SUBJECT INDEX
Control code
ocn228144736
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280738036
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b36051111
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)228144736
  • pebcs1280738030

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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