... in response to What Causes Eating Disorders?
  1. Jennifer Ouellette Jennifer Ouellette United States says:

    If you don't have the psycho-biological makeup to develop an eating disorder, it won't happen. Period. Poor parenting has nothing to do with it; in our case, as the family of an anorexic, we've been certified highly-functional by an entire treatment team of professionals. To perpetuate this tired, non-evidenced based myth, which like that of the refrigerator mother causing autism, causes untold harm is sloppy medicine at best and unconscionable at worst.

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