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Narcissism in the eating disorders: Impact on treatment engagement and drop-out.

Campbell, M.A.; (2007) Narcissism in the eating disorders: Impact on treatment engagement and drop-out. Doctoral thesis , University of London. Green open access

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Abstract

This paper reviews research examining the psychosocial factors that influence adherence to the psychological treatment of the eating disorders. Drop-out in the eating disorders was found to range between 15 and 73 percent, with an average drop-out of 37 percent Specific factors (relating to the patient, therapy, therapist. patient-therapist relationship, social, geographical and physical features) are examined and discussed in turn. Little consistency was found with regards to the definition of drop-out employed by researchers or the factors found to have an impact of drop-out The potential clinical implications of the findings are discussed. and suggestions are made for future directions in research.

Type: Thesis (Doctoral)
Title: Narcissism in the eating disorders: Impact on treatment engagement and drop-out.
Identifier: PQ ETD:592703
Open access status: An open access version is available from UCL Discovery
Language: English
Additional information: Thesis digitised by Proquest
UCL classification: UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Brain Sciences > Psychology and Language Sciences (Division of)
URI: http://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/1445383
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