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Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-364) and index.
1. Why BDD Matters -- 2. Patients Speak -- 3. What Is Body Dysmorphic Disorder? -- 4. How Do I Know If I Have BDD? -- 5. BDD Comes in Many Forms -- 6. Painful Obsessions -- 7. Mirror Checking, Grooming, Camouflaging, Dieting, and Other BDD Behaviors -- 8. How BDD Affects Lives: Social Avoidance, Problems at Work, and Suicide -- 9. Gender and BDD across the Life Span -- 10. What Causes BDD? Clues to an Unsolved Puzzle -- 11. Aren't We All Concerned with How We Look? BDD and Normal Appearance Concerns -- 12. Anorexia Nervosa, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Koro, and Other Disorders - Are They Relatives of BDD? -- 13. Help for BDD Sufferers: Overview and Medications -- 14. Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Other Treatments -- 15. BDD and the Family.
Explores the symptoms and causes of BDD, in which a victim is obsessed with perceived flaws in her appearance, and describes therapies used to treat the disorder.