Occurs when a person engages in regular fasting or excessive exercise, but does not demonstrate purging behaviours.
Hormonal dysfunction or life stressors causing hormonal dysfunction.
The setting of excessively high standards for performance accompanied by overly critical self-evaluation.
Drug-based treatments for psychopathology.
A term describing a person’s changes in or temptations to change attitude, behaviour and morals as directly influenced by the media.
A characteristic of family systems theory where members of the family are over-concerned with parenting and with one another’s welfare, and this can often be viewed by the child as coercive parental control.
A term describing a person’s changes in or temptations to change attitude, behaviour and morals as directly influenced by his or her peer group.