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Teen Anorexia to Bulimia to Bipolar Disorder | ParadigmMalibu.com

Abby’s Story: From Teen Anorexia to Bulimia to Bipolar Disorder

When she was 14 years old, Abby began her struggle with mental illness. At that age, she was already heavily focused on the scale with a growing disturbed relationship to food. In an article published on the website for National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Abby admitted, “I measured my life by the changing number…

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Teen Eating Disorder | ParadigmMalibu.com

Sue’s Teen Eating Disorder Story: Eating, Binging, and Vomiting

Sue is a thin 18-year-old ballet student whose parents are very concerned about her eating habits. Her experience with eating has escalated to the point that her mental health is at risk and the professional assistance of a psychologist or therapist is warranted. Sue has had a very strong love of ballet since early childhood.…

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Typical Signs of a Teen Eating Disorder

It might be difficult to tell whether your teenager is developing an eating disorder. In fact, it might slip right by you because of the ways society itself is unaware of how it contributes disordered eating. It doesn’t help that the fast-paced Western lifestyle, which tends to focus on one’s exterior image versus inner beauty…

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Teen Eating Disorders | Paradigm Malibu

Types of Teen Eating Disorders

You don’t hear about teen eating disorders too much in the media. It’s still not a topic that is well discussed. Although the discussion has improved immensely in the last 20 years, there is a long way to go in terms of giving these teen eating disorders the attention they deserve.   The problem is…

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