Change search
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Professionellas perspektiv på anorexia nervousa bland unga flickor
Jönköping University, School of Health Science.
Jönköping University, School of Health Science.
2015 (Swedish)Independent thesis Basic level (degree of Bachelor), 10 credits / 15 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]


The aim of this study is to highlight the professional’s perspectives and work with young girls who have eating disorder anorexia nervousa. We assume a social constructivist perspective where the professional’s interpretations and perspectives on the issue anorexia considered. The study is based on a qualitative analysis of interviews with seven professionals in the areas of work, social services, school counselor, school nurse, anorexia unit and child and adolescent psychiatry (BUP).From a thematic analysis of the interviews, three themes emerged. The themes the study deals with are; causes, symptoms and measures.The analysis highlights our professional’s and previous research, the reasons why young people into anorexia is individual and influenced by several factors. The results also show that the treatment has an important role in the development and processing of the disease anorexia. Further highlighting the results of different forms of measures that are important based on respondents' different professions. What is considered important to address is different from the respondents' characteristics, skills and tasks.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2015. , 48 p.
Keyword [sv]
Anorexia nervousa professionellas perspektiv, sociala media, hälsa, psykisk ohälsa, självkänsla, perfektionism, stress.
National Category
URN: urn:nbn:se:hj:diva-27443ISRN: JU-HHJ-SAA-1-20150016OAI: diva2:826053
Subject / course
HHJ, Social Work
2015-06-24, Hälsohögskolan, Jönköping, 15:15 (Swedish)
Available from: 2015-07-02 Created: 2015-06-24 Last updated: 2015-07-02Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(559 kB)110 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 559 kBChecksum SHA-512
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Svensson, Elin
By organisation
School of Health Science

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 110 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

Total: 279 hits
ReferencesLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link