Which of the following disorders falls under the category of eating disorders not otherwise specified (EDNOS)?
All of the following are American Psychological Association criteria for bulimia nervosa EXCEPT _____________________.
A)recurrent episodes of binge eating
B)recurrent inappropriate compensatory behaviour
C)body weight and shape unduly influence self-evaluation
D)an imbalance of neurotransmitters
An individual who periodically consumes excessively large amounts of food without engaging in compensatory behaviour would be classified as having ____________________.
Tina suffers from anorexia nervosa.She is depressed and lacks self-confidence.Though she is extremely thin,she continues to lose weight at a rapid pace.The most important first step in treating Tina's condition would be to _________________.
A)stabilize her weight
B)involve family and friends
C)provide counseling to deal with Tina's self-esteem issues
D)determine her body mass index