In this updated revision of Hope, Help, and Healing for Eating Disorders: A Whole-Person Approach to Treatment, Dr. Gregory Jantz addresses the emotional, relational, physical, and spiritual dimensions of healing from an eating disorder. If food has not found its proper place as nutrition in your life, the thought provoking questions and activities found in this book will lead you toward a healthy relationship with food.
Gregory Jantz, Ph.D., is a popular speaker, author, nationally certified psychologist, certified chemical dependency professional, and certified eating disorder specialist. He is the founder and executive director of The Center for Counseling and Health Resources, Inc., a leading mental health and chemical dependency treatment facility with three clinics in the Seattle area. Dr. Jantz’s “whole person” approach to mental health addresses the emotional, physical, intellectual, relational, and spiritual dimensions of human beings. His compassionate, solutions-oriented viewpoints on timely topics, plus a natural gift for storytelling, make him a sought-after guest on local and national radio and TV. He has authored numerous books, including Turning the Tables on Gambling and Too Close to the Flame.
Ann McMurray is a freelance writer living in Mountlake Terrace, Washington. She has co-authored numerous books with Dr. Jantz.
"I highly recommend Hope, Help, and Healing for Eating Disorders to anyone who feels they will never escape the trap of eating disorders. Practical, hopeful, sensitive, and wise, this book offers unique insights for body, mind, and soul."
DR. GARY SMALLEY, author of numerous books including The Amazing Connection Between Food and Love
"This must be the most helpful book on eating disorders there is." LENDON SMITH, MD, author of numerous books
including Feed Your Body Right
"No guilt here, no hype, only a grace-filled glimpse, a true reflection of what could be you. Trust this man because he cares with enough passion and honesty to get to where it really hurts and to help you (or someone you love) to find creative healing."
GRAHAM KERR, television host of Graham Kerrs Gathering Place
"I was deeply touched and encouraged that [Jantz]…believes people living (or nearly dying) with eating disorders can overcome and be free." CYNTHIA ROWLAND, author of The Monster Within
"A practical plan for healing the wounds and growing into a rewarding life beyond eating disorders." ROBERT A. ANDERSON, MD, author of Clinicians Guide to Holistic Medicine
"Thanks, Gregg, for not only providing hope for those who are hurting but offering a way to turn their experiences into help for others." DR. LYNDA HUNTER-BJORKLUND, author and speaker
"Whether you are personally battling an eating disorder (as I did) or you care for someone who is, Dr. Jantzs book will provide highly informative and helpful steps to finding your way back to emotional, spiritual, and physical wellness." KATHY TROCCOLI, singer, author, and speaker
From the Trade Paperback edition.