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Gendered experiences of living with eating disorders

Stiff, M. (2017). Gendered experiences of living with eating disorders. (Unpublished Doctoral thesis, City, University of London)


This doctoral portfolio opens with an empirical piece of research examining men’s lived experiences of binge eating and compensatory behaviours (BECB): men who, based on self-report, have met the diagnostic criteria for bulimia nervosa (BN) but may never have received a formal diagnosis. It proceeds to a case study of a young women with anorexia nervosa (AN), referred to a community eating-disorder (ED) service for treatment using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Eating Disorders (CBT-E). It concludes with a publishable paper based on the research, intended for submission to Counselling Psychology Review.

Publication Type: Thesis (Doctoral)
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Departments: Doctoral Theses
School of Health & Psychological Sciences > Psychology
Doctoral Theses > School of Arts and Social Sciences Doctoral Theses
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