# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Mental Health Assisting Careers Task 144308013

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Identify eating disorders.


Identification should include
  • anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa
  • signs and symptoms.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What is the difference between anorexia and bulimia?
  • What are the signs and symptoms of eating disorders?
  • What are suggested causes of anorexia?
  • What is the immediate goal for the patient with an eating disorder?
  • What type of care is provided before, during, and after mealtime?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts.
  1. Use critical thinking to generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, and evaluative questions about the text(s).
  2. Identify and synthesize resources to make decisions, complete tasks, and solve specific problems.
  3. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  4. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  5. Analyze false premises claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.

Other Related Standards

HOSA Competitive Events (High School)

Health Science Events


Medical Spelling


Medical Terminology


Knowledge Test: Behavioral Health


Knowledge Test: Nutrition


Teamwork Events