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2. What is 'Amenorrhea'?

  • the absence of at least 3 consecutive menstrual cycles
  • refusal to eat
  • distorted body perception
  • the fear of gaining weight

3. The anorexic may learn that not eating brings them attention, and so their not eating is reinforced. This applies principles of..?

  • extinction
  • operant conditioning
  • spontaneous recovery
  • classical conditioning

4. SLT explains the disorder in terms of role models. Magazine imagines of super-thin models create expectations and help to shape..?

  • food
  • weight gain
  • an adolescent's body image
  • the environment

5. This study demonstrated the genetic link of anorexia..

  • Rosenhan (1973)
  • Loftus and Palmer (1974)
  • Holland et al. (1984)
  • Little Hans (1909)


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