Art Therapy
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Donna Betts
Art Therapy & Eating Disorders

Information about the application of art therapy in working with individuals who have eating disorders.



The Creative Therapies and Eating Disorders
Stephanie L. Brooke, Editor
Charles C Thomas Publisher, Ltd


Many art therapists work with clients who have eating disorders, such as anorexia nervosa and bulimia. Art therapy is a beneficial form of treatment for working with these individuals.


A list of relevant links and resources:

The National Eating Disorders Association

The Allasso Foundation: Change, Creativity & The Healing Image

Anorexia Nervosa & Art Therapy: Supporting an Adolescent Through Art

Art Therapy & Eating Disorders: When Words Alone Are Not Enough

Art Therapy & Eating Disorders: The Self as Significant Form

Eating Disorders and Magical Control of the Body: Treatment Through Art Therapy

Eating Disorder Voice: A creative source and outlet.

Canopy Cove Eating Disorder Treatment Center

Clarus Center Eating Disorder Services

Workshop Training for Therapists

Gurze Books: Specializing in Eating Disorders Publications and Education

Anorexia: Say No

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