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Taking the Mystery Out of Eating Disorder Treatment

For years, individuals with eating disorders were simply told to eat more (or in cases of binge eating disorder, eat less) or otherwise discounted. Fortunately, in recent decades, there has…


What Should I Expect From a Day Treatment Program for Eating Disorders?

Eating disorders are much more frequent than most people are aware of. Over the course of a lifetime, t’s estimated that over 20 million Americans will suffer from some form…


Combining Established Techniques and New Methods Might Be the Key to Binge Eating Disorder Recovery

It’s become more and more clear since 2013, when binge eating disorder was recognized by the DSM-5, that binge eating disorder treatment is growing in necessity.  BED has been established…


Debunking Common Myths About Bulimia Nervosa

Eating disorders are well known among the general public, but they are often misunderstood; simplistic media portrayals and insensitive “purging” or “self-starving” jokes on late-night talk shows often see to…


What Is DBT and How Is It Used in Eating Disorder Recovery?

There are many advantages for a person in eating disorder recovery to attend treatment programs that use dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) in their treatment plans. This therapeutic approach helps with…