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How to Ask the Right Questions: Practical Steps for Healthcare Professionals

How to Ask the Right Questions: Practical Steps for Healthcare Professionals

By Dr. Teri McCann, PhD, CEDS As a healthcare professional, it can be difficult to know how to ask the right questions when you suspect that your patient may have an eating disorder. As with most health-related concerns, it is important to remember that patients are often sensitive or resistant toward any sort of illness […]

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Eating Disorders: The Dangers of Self-Treatment and the Need for Professional Help

Eating Disorders: The Dangers of Self-Treatment and the Need for Professional Help

By Dr. Teri McCann, PhD, CEDS Taking the first step to begin recovery from an eating disorder requires immense courage. There are a number of intervention methods for eating disorders, and each requires compassion above all. Often times, those who live with an eating disorder feel like a burden to the people around them, and […]

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