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Learning Explanation for Anorexia Nervosa

Behavioural:
Theorists argue that anorexia develops due to rewards from the environment.
It is thought that the psychical changes that come with adolescence could be a cause. A
commonly help philosophy is that slim is in. Induviduals are rewarded for no eating and
the abnormal…

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Psychodynamic Explanation for Anorexia Nervosa

Freudian:
One is that by being anorexic, a young girl is holding off puberty and not moving into
adulthood. This is one way of stopping development through the psychosexual stages,
becoming fixated with a particular stage, which might be an ego choice.
Another psychodynamic explanation…

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