Describe the neurology of anorexia. Does the characterization of anorexia as a brain disorder surprise you? What are your thoughts on the personal and/or cultural implications of classifying anorexia (and other mental illnesses) in this way, as opposed to a lifestyle choice or a matter of willpower? How might you support a family (or client) who is resistant to this interpretation?
Describe and discuss changes in personality and social behavior that might be seen with anorexia. How would you assess for these changes?
Provide an overview of the health consequences and medical complications of anorexia
Create a treatment plan for a client with anorexia using family-based therapy or other evidence-based therapy.