Volume 1 Issue 4 (2008)
International Journal of Child and Adolescent Health


Editor-in-Chief: Joav Merrick (Director, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Israel)
ISSN: 1939-5930
Journal Frequency: Quarterly
Print Size: 8.5″ x 11″, Double Column

ISBN: N/A Categories: ,

Table of Contents

Special Issue: Eating disorders and disordered eating: socio-cultural and familial perspectives

Edited by Yael Latzer, Daniel Stein and Joav Merrick

Editorial – Eating Disorders and Disordered Eating: Socio-Cultural and Familial Perspectives
Yael Latzer, Daniel Stein, and Joav Merrick

Review Articles

Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa as Idioms of Distress: From the Historical Background to Current Formulations
Eliezer Witztum, Yael Latzer, and Daniel Stein

“What Exactly Are We Waiting For?” The Case for Universal-Selective Eating Disorders Prevention Programs
Michael P. Levine and Linda Smolak

Cultural Sensitivity and Eating Disorders Primary Prevention: The Adaptation of an Effective Primary Prevention Program for Jewish Girls
Catherine Steiner-Adair

Eating in a Weight-Obsessed World: Parenting Teens with a Healthy Body and a Healthy Body Image
Dianne Neumark-Sztainer

Parenting and Children’s Eating Patterns: Examining Control in a Broader Context
Sheryl O. Hughes, Teresia M. O’Connor, and Thomas G. Power

Interpersonal Maintaining Factors in Eating Disorder: Skill Sharing Interventions for Carers
Janet Treasure, Ana R. Sepulveda, Pam MacDonald, Wendy Whitaker, Carolina Lopez, Maria Zabala, Olivia Kyriacou, and Gill Todd

Original Articles

Childhood Eating and Feeding Factors Associated with Abnormal Eating Behaviours in British and Georgian Females
Rebecca Genders, Janet Treasure, Fernando Fernández-Aranda, and Kate Tchanturia

Developing an Intervention for Parents of Overweight Children
Suzanne E. Mazzeo, Rachel W. Gow, Marilyn Stern, and Clarice K. Gerke

Eating Symptomatology and Personality in First-Generation Latin-American Immigrants versus Spanish Native-Born Bulimia Nervosa Patients
Laura Forcano, Juan José Santamaría, Zaida Agüera, Katherina Gunnard, Kate Tchanturia, Isabel Krug, Janet Treasure, Roser Granero, Eva Penelo, Susana Jiménez-Murcia, and Fernando Fernández-Aranda

The Influence of Religious Orientation and Spiritual Well-Being on Body Dissatisfaction and Disordered Eating in a Sample of Jewish Women
Sarah L. Weinberger-Litman, Laura A. Rabin, Joshua Fogel, and Janell L. Mensinger

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