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What can I do if I think my friend is developing an eating disorder?

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Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
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In brief: What to do

Be supportive but suggest assertively that your friend seek professional help from an team of people who deal with this kind off issue often.
She (or he) needs individual counseling, dietary intervention, a medical doctor to follow certain medical criteria and often a psychiatrist for psychiatric medication. You can contact contact a place and give your friend some literature.

In brief: What to do

Be supportive but suggest assertively that your friend seek professional help from an team of people who deal with this kind off issue often.
She (or he) needs individual counseling, dietary intervention, a medical doctor to follow certain medical criteria and often a psychiatrist for psychiatric medication. You can contact contact a place and give your friend some literature.
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