This book is especially useful for youth pastors and youth leaders. In
, the author gives a good description of all types of disordered eating as well as the underlying issues that contribute to them.
Also included is information on recognizing warning signs, role and responsibility of the church, interventions for teens or parents in denial, and developing a referral strategy when needed.
Discussion of fasting is also well done in the context of eating issues. The author is a professor and counselor recognized as an expert in adolescent and youth ministry.