Cognitive, faulty or maladaptive thought process, eg misperceiving their weight when looking in the mirror
- All or nothing, eat one biscuit then meltdown
- Overgeneralising, no control over eating or life
- Magnifying/Minimising, don't see themselves as ill
- Magical thinking, if they lose weight everything will be perfect
Fallon and Rozin - students rated themselves and ideal weight. Females said they were heavier than ideal. From 1985, outdated and lacks temporal validity
Williamson - two groups: high and low risk anorexic. Asked to unstretch image of themselves. HR over estimated, LR under estimated.
Cause and Effect - disorder caused…