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Bulimia Nervosa

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Written by Richard Snowdon | Updated 24 October 2019
Next Review 01 January 2020

UK Statistics
Source: findatherapist.co.uk

You're
not
alone
Bulimia
is the
20th
most common issue
people talk
to therapists about
19
males
with bulimia
talk to therapists
153
females
with bulimia
talk to therapists
Causes
geneticslife eventsnegative thoughtsunknown
Symptoms
Thoughts
body image
Behaviours
bingespurges
Process
Diagnosis
Adults

Body image and binges and purges once (or more) a week for 3 (or more) months.
Therapies
nice.org.uk recommend

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
for Bulimia

For negative thoughts
Focus on the present
Adults 20 sessions