ERIC Number: EJ381638
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Conceptual Complexity and Obsessionality in Bulimic College Women.
Johnson, Nancy S.; Holloway, Elizabeth L.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v35 n3 p251-57 Jul 1988
Examined relationship between bulimia, conceptual complexity, obsessional symptoms, and obsessional traits in 54 college women classified as bulimic-anorexic vomiters, normal-weight bulimic vomiters, clinical controls, and normal controls. Found both bulimic groups exhibited significantly lower levels of conceptual functioning, significantly higher levels of obsessional symptoms, and significantly higher levels of obsessional traits than did controls. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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