eating disorder

Eating Disorder Help

Eating Disorder Help – What You Can Do To Help Today (888) 360-1333 Eating disorder help for our loved ones is what we want to provide the most and what is also the hardest give at the time they need it. Do you suspect that your friend or loved one is suffering from an eating disorder? Perhaps you have observed a significant loss or gain of weight, eating rituals, you

eating disorder prevention

Eating Disorder Prevention: How Can You Be Proactive? Preventing an eating disorder, like prevention of other self-destructive behaviors, begins with education. Through education and awareness, our society can eventually prevent some occurrences of an eating disorder. Programs focus on preventing disordered eating before it starts and they promote balanced health, body image, and positive self-esteem. Successful programs also educate participants on the signs and symptoms of eating disorders. Recognizing the

How to Choose and Eating Disorder Interventionist

How to Choose and Eating Disorder Interventionist Is someone you care about struggling with anorexia, bulimia, binge eating or another eating disorder? It’s hard to know what to do or how to help someone with this sensitive issue. You may be afraid of offending them. You may feel helpless and not know what to do. Perhaps you’ve already tried talking to this person and they denied they have a problem

Screening for Eating Disorders

Screening for Eating Disorders Eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia and binge eating are initially diagnosed based upon symptoms and habits. Physical evidence is found through lab tests and exams, but an initial diagnosis is based upon behaviors and emotional and physical symptoms reported by the patient. Because eating disorders can be hard on the body and brain, several tests may be conducted once an initial concern is clear. A

Family Therapy

Family Therapy Family therapy brings parents, siblings and extended family members such as aunts, uncles and grandparents into the treatment process. The family system has its own structure and patterns of communication, which may be defined by parenting style, personalities and other influences. Every individual is, in part, a product of the environment they grew up in. Family plays an important role in our emotional, physical and spiritual development since

Dual diagnosis treatment

Dual diagnosis treatment helps with co-occurring alcohol or drug addiction & mental health disorders like an eating disorder, depression or anxiety. It is also called co-occurring disorder. The following pairings are among the most common forms of dual diagnosis: Depression and Addiction Anxiety and Addiction Bipolar Disorder and Addiction Personality Disorders and Addiction Schizophrenia and Addiction Drug and alcohol addiction is often accompanied by co-occurring emotional, psychological and/or psychiatric conditions. Studies show