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psychopathology of body image proceedings of the second Leeds PsychopathologySymposium, 18-19th September 1986 by Leeds Psychopathology Symposium (2nd 1986 Leeds)

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Published by Royal College of Psychiatrists in [London] .
Written in English


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Statementedited by K.J.B. Rix, R.P. Snaith.
SeriesThe British journal of psychiatry -- no.2
ContributionsRix, Keith J. B., Snaith, Philip.
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Open LibraryOL17307435M

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To reveal body image disturbance in children in case of psychopathology. Methods All the children were examined clinically and paraclinically by psychiatrist and clinical psychologist (projective techniques; standardized personality questionnaires and semantic method [analysis of Author: M. Ivanov, N. Platonova, G. Kozlovskaya. She has coedited two other books in the area of body image and eating disorders (The Developmental Psychopathology of Eating Disorders, ; Eating Disorders: Innovations in Research and Practice, American Psychological Association, ), and a book on prevention of eating disorders (The Prevention of Eating Problems and Eating Disorders Pages: Undue influence of body weight or shape on self-evaluation: c) Denial of the seriousness of the current low body weight: d) All of the above: Correct! Risk Factors: Certain childhood or developmental experiences which may increase the risk . Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is defined by a recurring and persistent concern characterized by psychic suffering caused by a possible physical imperfection in appearance. It is a severe psychiatric condition, duly confirmed by neuroanatomical findings, very peculiar repetitive behaviors, and specific personalities. The prevalence of BDD is increasing around the world Cited by: 1.