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What kind of treatment to get for bulimia?

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Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: See U PCP for exam

In addition the patient need to be educated that he has a serious mental health condition, need to be seen by eating disorder specialist, medical doctor, therapist since therapy is the main treatment for bulimia especially if there are sexual abuse , depression and substance abuse.

In brief: See U PCP for exam

In addition the patient need to be educated that he has a serious mental health condition, need to be seen by eating disorder specialist, medical doctor, therapist since therapy is the main treatment for bulimia especially if there are sexual abuse , depression and substance abuse.
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Dr. Bassam Amawi
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Specialized

If you have bulimia, you should see specialists in this area, including eating disorder centers.
Please discuss with your doctor to get you started in good health. Treatment can include counseling, medications, nutritional counseling, group therapy.

In brief: Specialized

If you have bulimia, you should see specialists in this area, including eating disorder centers.
Please discuss with your doctor to get you started in good health. Treatment can include counseling, medications, nutritional counseling, group therapy.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Eating Disorders

In general, eating disorders need thorough evaluation by a mental health counselor to determine the type, extent, and comorbidity issues, which will guide toward appropriate interventions.
Therapy involves cognitive therapy, group therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, evaluation for possible medications for comorbid conditions, dietary consult, & referral to an eating program depending on severit.

In brief: Eating Disorders

In general, eating disorders need thorough evaluation by a mental health counselor to determine the type, extent, and comorbidity issues, which will guide toward appropriate interventions.
Therapy involves cognitive therapy, group therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, evaluation for possible medications for comorbid conditions, dietary consult, & referral to an eating program depending on severit.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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