Name of author: Anne-Mairead Folan
Affiliation: The University of the West of England (UWE) Bristol
Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
All adults aged 18 years and above, who have been in remission for 18 months or more after CBT treatment for bulimia nervosa, will be eligible for inclusion. Adults who have relapsed since their CBT treatment will also be eligible to understand the factors that may have contributed to their relapse. Recruitment will be aimed at adults living in the UK only.
The overall aim of this project is to gain an in-depth understanding of peoples’ experiences of cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) to treat bulimia nervosa. Specifically, this research will explore a) men and women’s experiences of CBT for BN, b) factors associated with recovery or relapse and c) support needs following the end of therapy.
Semi-structured qualitative interviews will be conducted by the researcher. Participants will be given the choice to participate online using a video conferencing system such as Microsoft Teams or Zoom, or to partake in the interviews in person.
Participants will be asked to complete a number of demographic questions (for example, age, gender, ethnicity) and questions relating to their eating disorder and treatment (for example, time since recovery) prior to taking part in an interview.
Participants will be asked questions on:
The interview will take approximately 30 minutes to complete.
If an individual is interested in participating, they are asked to contact the lead researcher at: email@example.com
Alternatively visit: https://tinyurl.com/mt8jr7pp to read the information sheet, and if interested and eligible, complete a consent form, demographics questionnaire, and fill in your email address for the researcher to contact.