Eating Disorders in Adolescense

Read/review the following resources for this activity:

Textbook: Chapter 11, 12
Minimum of 1 scholarly source (in addition to the textbook) 

Initial Post InstructionsAs a medical professional or counselor, there are times when you might encounter adolescents who are suffering from anorexia or bulimia. Come up with a patient profile including the following:

Patient’s age, weight, BMI
Daily eating behaviors
Possible causes of their anorexia or bulimia

As a follow-up to your initial post, your response post can propose a treatment plan.

Individual therapy
Biological therapies (medications)
Family therapy

Follow-Up Post InstructionsRespond to at least one peer. Further the dialogue by providing more information and clarification.
Writing Requirements

Minimum of 2 sources cited (assigned readings/online lessons and an outside source)
APA format for in-text citations and list of references