Magoosh GRE

Tag: Adolescent

Ethnic and racial identity and adolescent Well-Being

| November 28, 2012

Identity is often termed as a way of thinking and analysing about oneself, which usually takes place during adolescence. However some studies have suggested that the development of identity starts with the infant’s discovery of self, which as a result continues throughout childhood. This then eventually becomes the main centre of attention during adolescence, which […]

Continue Reading

What Role Does the Family Play in Development, Maintenance and Treatment of Adolescent with an Eating Disorder

What Role Does the Family Play in Development, Maintenance and Treatment of Adolescent with an Eating Disorder

| April 15, 2012 | 2 Comments

The purpose of this essay is to clarify the role family plays in the developments, maintenance and treatment of eating disorders, focusing on anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa. It argues that family systems can be restructured, so that supportive families can be utilised as a part of the treatment process in order to facilitate patient […]

Continue Reading