(0) items

Overcoming Binge Eating, Second Edition The Proven Program to Learn Why You Binge and How You Can Stop



Pub. Date:
The Guilford Press

Questions About This Book?

Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the 2nd edition with a publication date of 7/12/2013.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
  • The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.

Related Products

  • Overcoming Binge Eating, First Edition
    Overcoming Binge Eating, First Edition
  • Overcoming Binge Eating, Second Edition The Proven Program to Learn Why You Binge and How You Can Stop
    Overcoming Binge Eating, Second Edition The Proven Program to Learn Why You Binge and How You Can Stop


This book has already offered tremendous help to more than 100,000 readers struggling with out-of-control eating. Christopher G. Fairburn presents a scientifically based blueprint for breaking free of unhealthy eating patterns and finding new ways to deal with the emotional triggers that lead to binges. Packed with examples, step-by-step instructions, and straight-talking advice (for example, strict dieting does more harm than good), the book cuts through the stigma and shame surrounding binge eating. The fully updated second edition incorporates important advances in eating disorders treatment. It features a new module on body image issues and enhanced strategies for achieving--and maintaining--a transformed relationship with food.

Author Biography

Christopher G. Fairburn, FMedSci, FRCPsych, is Wellcome Principal Research Fellow and Professor of Psychiatry at Oxford. He directs the Centre for Research on Eating Disorders at Oxford (CREDO). Dr. Fairburn is a research clinician who has won many awards, including the Aaron T. Beck Award from the Academy of Cognitive Therapy and the Outstanding Researcher Award from the Academy for Eating Disorders. He has a particular interest in the global dissemination of effective psychological treatments.

Table of Contents

Introduction: This Book and How to Use It I. Binge Eating Problems: The Facts 1. Binge Eating 2. Eating Problems and Eating Disorders 3. Who Binges? 4. Psychological and Social Aspects 5. Physical Aspects 6. What Causes Binge Eating Problems? 7. Binge Eating and Addiction 8. The Treatment of Binge Eating Problems II. An Enhanced Self-Help Program for Those Who Binge Getting Ready Starting Well Regular Eating Alternatives to Binge Eating Problem Solving Taking Stock Dieting Body Image Ending Well Appendix I. Obtaining Professional Help for an Eating Problem Appendix II. Calculating Your Body Mass Index Appendix III. If You Are Also Overweight Appendix IV. Tackling "Other Problems" Appendix V. A Note for Relatives and Friends Appendix VI. A Note for Therapists Further Reading

Please wait while the item is added to your cart...