Tony Paulson, PhD - Your Role in a Loved One’s Recovery
Tony Paulson, PhD, Holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in social work, both from Sacramento State University. He earned his doctorate at Saybrook Graduate School, where he received the Charles Thuss Award for exceptional writing and research, based on his work in eating disorders.
More than 17 years ago, he began treating people suffering from anorexia and bulimia nervosa. After developing a passion for this population, he committed himself to providing compassionate, effective treatment, and to increase patient and family understanding of these diseases. Dr. Paulson currently serves as Clinical Director for Summit Eating Disorders Program, an Intensive Outpatient Program and Day Treatment Program serving Northern California. Dr. Paulson lectures extensively on the topic of eating disorders on state and national levels.
Why She Feels Fat
Johanna Marie McShane, PhD and Tony Paulson, PhD
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Why She Feels Fat defines and explores eating disorders “from the inside out” to convey the emotional experiences and perspectives of those who have them. Decoding the deeper meaning of the statement, “I feel fat” is at the heart of this simple and straightforward book and is crucial for not only the person in recovery, but her caregivers, as well. Includes basic information, such as signs, symptoms, medical complications, causes, approaches to treatment, stages of recovery, and quotes from individuals woven throughout.