Email info@curriculum-press.co.uk Phone 01952 271 318

130. Psychological Explanations of Anorexia and Bulimia

Description

This Psychology Factsheet provides an outline of two eating disorders; anorexia, nervosa and bulimia nervosa, including defining factors and clinical symptoms. It provides psychological explanations for the causes of eating disorders from four main perspectives; psychodynamic, behavioural, cognitive and biological, with critical evaluation of each explanation. The Factsheet includes exam guidance and the worksheet gives you the opportunity to apply what you have learned.

Download Type

.PDF (pdf) 135.837 KB

Date Published

January 2012

ISSN / ISBN

ISSN: 1351-5136

Copyright Disclaimer

The materials published on this website are protected by the Copyright Act of 1988. No part of our online resources may be reproduced or reused for any commercial purpose, or transmitted, in any other form or by any other means, without the prior permission of Curriculum Press Ltd.

Categories & Tags

Similar Resources

A Level Psychology

124. Freud’s Little Hans

This Psychology Factsheet gives a general summary of the Romanian orphan studies conducted by the...

A Level Psychology

91. Biological Therapies

This Psychology Factsheet summarises biological therapies including drug therapy, ECT and...

A Level Psychology

192. Evaluating Cognitive Models of Psychopathology

This Psychology Factsheet provides guidance about how to evaluate models of psychopathology based...

A Level Psychology

27. Using Chi-Squared to Test for a Difference

This Psychology Factsheet will explain how to carry out a chi-squared test to decide whether there...

A Level Psychology

101. How to Write About Relationships Without Losing Marks

This Psychology Factsheet is about how to answer exam questions about relationships. It will guide...

A Level Psychology

71. Debate: Psychology as Science

This Psychology Factsheet considers the definitions and theories of science and arguments for and...

A Level Psychology

148. How Science Works: Interpretation of Data

This Psychology Factsheet is about the analysis and interpretation of data from various sources. It...

A Level Psychology

69. Personal Space and Territory

This Psychology Factsheet summarises what personal space is, its types, individual differences and...

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
Not Subscribed

Subscribe to A Level Psychology to access 290+ resources, plus 15 new Factsheets each year.

Subscribe
Add to Wishlist
Preview
130 Anorexia And Bulimia

Similar Resources

A Level Psychology

87. How to Write About Investigations Without Losing Marks

This Psychology Factsheet summarises ten areas where students often lose marks when writing about...

A Level Psychology

75. Qualitative Research

This Psychology Factsheet considers the nature and analysis of qualitative data, its strengths and...

A Level Psychology

281. Cross-cultural Perspectives on Relationships

This Psychology Factsheet provides an overview and critique of cross-cultural perspectives on...

A Level Psychology

197. Origins of Attraction

This Psychology Factsheet examines explanations about the origins of attraction, which are divided...

A Level Psychology

36. Attribution Theories of Causality

This Psychology Factsheet summarises:• Theories and research about attribution of causality.•...

A Level Psychology

231. Psychodynamic Theory - Explained

This Psychology Factsheet has been written in response to examiner feedback. Its aim is to help you...

A Level Psychology

82. Biological Rhythms

This Psychology Factsheet summarises what biological rhythms are and their various forms. It also...

A Level Psychology

71. Debate: Psychology as Science

This Psychology Factsheet considers the definitions and theories of science and arguments for and...

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8

Find exactly what you’re looking for.

Popular Searches