Dialectical behaviour therapy has been adapted for Binge Eating Disorder and Bulimia Nervosa and this book represents the first published treatment manual. The manual outlines the key elements of the treatment protocol. The chapters lead the reader through the treatment rationale, orientation to treatment, and the pretreatment stage. The treatment modules are presented, including mindfulness core skills, emotion regulation skills, distress tolerance skills, and relapse prevention. The book concludes with illustrative case examples, future directions, and additional information for researchers.
Safer, D, Telch, C, Chen, E & Linehan, M Guilford Press 2009 United States of America 9781606232651 No Guilford Press 72 Spring Street, New York, New York, USA, 10012 0011 1 800 356 7006 0011 1 212 966 6708 www.guilford.com