Books About Eating Disorders

The following books about eating disorders may be helpful to our clients and their families. The views expressed in the following resources do not necessarily reflect the positions or policies of Magnolia Creek.

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by Jenni Schaefer & Thom Rutledge

Jenni Schaefer chronicles her efforts to break away from her abusive relationship with “Ed.”

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by Jeanne Albronda Heaton & Claudia J. Strauss

This book guides its readers through sensitive topics of body image, media messages, physical touch, diet, and exercise.

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Surviving an Eating Disorder: Strategies for Families and Friendssurviving an eating disorder cover books about eating disorders
by Michele Siegel, Judith Brisman & Margot Weinshel

This book offers solutions and support to families experiencing confusion, helplessness, and anger.

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by Aimee Liu

Decades after her initial recovery from anorexia and the publication of her first book, Solitaire, Liu relapsed, which set her on a new course of self-discovery.

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by Anita Johnston, Ph.D.

Weaving a rich tapestry of multicultural myths, ancient legends, and simple folktales, Anita Johnston teaches women how to free themselves from disordered eating.

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by Carolyn Costin

Written for parents of daughters are caught in the struggle to be thin, this book distinguishes diets from disorders.

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by Brenda Lane Richardson & Elane Rehr

This book guides parents in helping their daughters develop confidence, respect, and self-love.

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by Merry McVey-Noble, Sony Khemlani-Patel & Fugen Neziroglu

This step-by-step guide offers information and advice for dealing with a child who is hurting him or herself.

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by Peach Friedman

In this compassionate book guides its reader through topics of body image, media messages, physical touch, diet, and exercise.

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Eating Disorder Treatment in Alabama

Education on eating disorders is valuable, but it doesn’t replace comprehensive treatment. If you’re ready to take the next steps toward recovery, call Magnolia Creek today at 866-318-2329.