Treatment of binge eating disorder (BED) in adolescents (Prof. Dr. Anja Hilbert, completed)

Scientists scrutinize whether adolescents with frequent phases of binge eating can be treated with cognitive behavioral therapy, which has so far been used with adults. This therapy shall help youths to monitor their eating behaviors and better regulate their emotions.

This research project has been approved by the Ethics Committee of the Faculty of Medicine of the Universität Leipzig (235-10-23082010). The project is recorded in the German Clinical Trial Register (DRKS) with the number DKRS00000542.

Duration: 01.09.2011 - 30.04.2015


Description of research project

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Head of project

Prof. Dr. Anja Hilbert

IFB-Professorship "Behavioral medicine"
Member: board of directors, internal board
Head of project

+49 341 97-15361 and -15360

anja [dot] hilbert [at] medizin [dot] uni-leipzig [dot] de