James Lock, MD, PhD

Articles

Patient Resistance in Eating Disorders

September 24, 2014

Why do patients with eating disorders resist treatment? How can the clinician address resistance?

Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents

October 08, 2009

Eating disorders are serious and potentially life-threatening, associated with severe food restriction, overexercise, malnutrition, and distorted thinking about body shape and weight or binge eating and purging behaviors.

The Role of Family Therapy for Adolescents With Anorexia Nervosa

September 01, 2006

The inclusion of parents in their children's treatment for eating disorder is not universally accepted. However, recent studies suggest that families should be included in treatment and that they are often a powerful resource for helping their children recover.