ERIC Number: EJ358657
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Conditioning for Thinness. The Dilemma of Eating-Disordered Female Athletes.
Overdorf, Virginia G.
Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, v58 n4 p62-65 Apr 1987
The preoccupation of some female sports enthusiasts with thinness is frequently symptomatic of underlaying emotional problems. This article examines the problem and makes suggestions to enable coaches to cope with these athletes. (MT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A