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Comparison of Two Types of Family Therapy in the Treatment of Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa

This study will compare the effectiveness of two different family treatments for the treatment of adolescent anorexia nervosa.

Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:

Stanford University

Collaborator: National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Stanford Investigator(s):


  • Behavioral: Family Behavior Therapy
  • Behavioral: Systems Family Therapy


Phase 3


Inclusion Criteria:Diagnosis of anorexia nervosa with Ideal Body Weight >75%

Exclusion Criteria:Current psychotic illness or mental retardation that would prohibit the
use of psychotherapy Medically unstable for outpatient treatment

Ages Eligible for Study

12 Years - 18 Years

Genders Eligible for Study


Not currently accepting new patients for this trial

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
William Agras
Not Recruiting