ERIC Number: EJ451086
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Perceived Social Support, Social Skills, and Quality of Relationships in Bulimic Women.
Grissett, Nadine I.; Norvell, Nancy K.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v60 n2 p293-99 Apr 1992
Explored bulimics' (n=21) social networks, interpersonal relationships, and individual differences that might mediate ability to obtain support or perceive support as adequate. Bulimics reported less perceived support from friends and family, more negative interactions and conflict, and less social competence than did controls. Bulimics were rated as less socially effective by observers unaware of their group membership. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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