Dr. Judith Ruskay Rabinor is the Founder and Director of the American Eating Disorder Center with offices in Lido Beach and New York City. She is the author of A Starving Madnes: Tales of Hunger, Hope and Healing in Psychotherapy and a consultant to the Renfrew Center Foundation. She is on the editorial board of Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treament and Prevention, edits the column “The Therapist’s Voice” and supervises at the Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia. She lectures and runs supervision and training groups nationwide and has published extensively regarding eating and body image pro,blems and female development. She is currently working on her next book, BeFriending Your Ex: A Savvy Guide to Life After Divorce (New Harbinger, 2012)
Stories have the power to change lives. These compelling tales of seven women and one man are a revealing look at the complexity of eating disorders, the process of psychotherapy, and the healing power of the relationship between therapist and client. Sufferers, their loved ones, and caregivers will benefit from the insights provided by this beautifully written collection.