CENTER FACULTY PUBLISH BOOK CHAPTER ON ATHLETES AND EATING DISORDERS

Drs. Trent A. Petrie and Christy Greenleaf's book chapter entitled 'Male and Female Athletes With Eating Disorders,' appeared in the Routledge Handbook of Applied Sport Psychology (2011).  In the chapter, they discuss the prevalence and identification of eating disorders among athletes, and the extent to which the sport environment may contribute to the problem. In addition, they present strategies for how coaches and other athletic personnel can work to reduce disordered eating behaviors in sports. The Handbook, which is part of the Routledge International Series, was edited by Drs. Stephanie Hanrahan and Mark Andersen."