Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria
Print version ISSN 1516-4446
GORGATI, Soraia Bento; HOLCBERG, Alessandra S and OLIVEIRA, Marilene Damaso de. Psychodynamic approach on treatment of eating disorders. Rev. Bras. Psiquiatr. [online]. 2002, vol.24, suppl.3, pp. 44-48. ISSN 1516-4446. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1516-44462002000700010.
The authors underwent a review of psychodinamic psychotherapy in the treatment of anorexia nervosa e bulimia nervosa. First, they defined the conceptual framework of this therapeutical approach. Then, they described the indications and contraindications and, also they discussed the studies about the efficacy of this psychotherapeutic intervention on this syndromes. At last, they pointed out and discussed many psychotherapeutical technical aspects in the treatment of patients with eating disorders.
Keywords : Anorexia Nervosa; Bulimia Nervosa; Psychodynamic Approach; Eating Disorders; Treatment.