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How can I make my adult daughter go get help for an eating disorder?
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Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry
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In brief: Empathy
Eating disorders are tough to treat as there is a lot of denial of the problem but it is an attempt to reduce anxiety and depression.
Underlying is a lot of suffering, body image problems, feeling out of control and physical problem as loss of periods, hair loss, dental and stomach problems. Identify the suffering elements and point out there are better ways to reduce the suffering.

In brief: Empathy
Eating disorders are tough to treat as there is a lot of denial of the problem but it is an attempt to reduce anxiety and depression.
Underlying is a lot of suffering, body image problems, feeling out of control and physical problem as loss of periods, hair loss, dental and stomach problems. Identify the suffering elements and point out there are better ways to reduce the suffering.
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