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Title: Caring for someone with an eating disorder: the experiences and perceptions of carers.
Author: Sharkey , Deborah-Anne Margaret
ISNI:       0000 0001 3397 3982
Awarding Body: University of Birmingham
Current Institution: University of Birmingham
Date of Award: 2007
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A review of the literature investigating the experiences of those caring for a loved-one with an eating disorder, using Hoenig & Hamilton's (1966) model o(caregiver burden and considering the practical and emotional experiences ofburden. Followed by an examination of the relationships between illness perceptions in carers ofthose with anorexia nervosa and carers' experiences of caring, styles ofcoping and levels ofdistress.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (D.Clin.Psy.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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