Assessment and diagnosis of eating disorders: A guide for professional counselors

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Despite the prevalence of and risk associated with disordered eating, there are few guidelines for counselors on how to conduct an eating disorder assessment. Given the importance of the clinical interview, the purpose of this article is to provide recommendations for the assessment and diagnosis of eating disorders that (a) specifically focus on assessment in the context of a clinical interview and (b) can be used by counselors whether or not they specialize in eating disorder treatment.

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JournalJournal of Counseling and Development
Volume90(3):262-269
Year2012

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