CP Science News: Mothers and Daughters

CP Science News: Mothers and Daughters

Eating behavior and psychological profile: associations between daughters with distinct eating disorders and their mothers Vazquez-Velazquez et al., 2017 This article sought to identify the associations between psychological profile and eating behavior of mothers and...
Smartphone Services for Seniors

Smartphone Services for Seniors

Researchers at Dartmouth College tested the first-ever app developed to help physicians remotely manage the care of older adults with severe mental illness. The study, published in the American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, aimed to embrace prevention and illness...
Novel Predictors of Long Term Recovery

Novel Predictors of Long Term Recovery

A recent study from the Department of Neuroscience, Drug Research and Child Health Department, University of Florence, Italy aimed to “challenge a notion of recovery in eating disorders (EDs) that is exclusively based on weight restoration or behavioral changes.” This...
Healing Through Compassion

Healing Through Compassion

The experience of an eating disorder is often marked with self-criticism, self-directed hostility and shame. Many times these negative cognitions are perpetuated by an individual’s underlying belief he/she does not deserve support or is not worthy of compassion as a...