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ERIC Number: EJ576968
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0828-3893
Helping Clients Uncover Metaphoric Understandings of Bulimia.
Cummings, Anne L.
Canadian Journal of Counselling, v32 n3 p230-41 Jul 1998
Written responses of three women with bulimia were analyzed for instances of metaphoric understanding of their difficulties with food during 20 to 24 therapy sessions. Results show a gradual deepening of the metaphoric understanding of what the troubled eating represented for each client. Metaphoric understanding included ways of dealing with self and others. (MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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