5 Ways to Help Your Friend with an Eating Diosrder

It is difficult to watch someone you love live with an eating disorder. While you can't simply fix them, there are certainly many ways that you can be a support for them and encourage them along in their path to recovery.

5 Ways to Help Your Friend with an Eating Diosrder2018-10-03T14:29:24+00:00

6 Significant Health Risks of Anorexia Nervosa

From our skin and bones to our hearts and brains, anorexia impacts the entire body. Here are 6 common complications that can result from anorexia.

6 Significant Health Risks of Anorexia Nervosa2018-09-10T03:52:45+00:00

6 Myths about Eating Disorder Treatment

The thought of seeking treatment for an eating disorder can be scary. There is a lot of uncertainty and the opportunity for change - which can be daunting for many. There are many myths about eating disorder treatment that don't help to minimize nerves. This blog will debust many of the common myths about eating disorder treatment so that you will feel more comfortable pursuing recovery.

6 Myths about Eating Disorder Treatment2018-09-10T03:52:47+00:00

How to Balance Eating Disorder Treatment with Other Priorities

A large part of my work with individuals in program is helping them to understand the importance of making recovery a priority while also practicing balance. Here are 3 tips to help manage eating disorder treatment with other life responsibilities.

How to Balance Eating Disorder Treatment with Other Priorities2018-09-10T03:52:51+00:00

5 Tips for Eating Disorder Recovery

As much as we wish there was, there are no instructions for how to recover from an eating disorder. What I can say, is that everyone's recovery journey is unique, and different things will work for different people. Here are a few of my recommendations that have worked for individuals in the past.

5 Tips for Eating Disorder Recovery2018-09-10T03:52:52+00:00

4 Important Things I’ve Learned About Eating Disorders in Children

With the ever-changing climate of mass media and societal pressures, children are experiencing eating disorders at younger and younger ages. For this reason, I thought it was important to list some of the things I’ve learned in working with the pediatric population.

4 Important Things I’ve Learned About Eating Disorders in Children2018-09-10T03:52:56+00:00

3 Ways You Can Support Your Loved One in Eating Disorder Treatment

Doing your best to understand what your loved one is going through and knowing what to expect while they are in eating disorder treatment, can provide a really great foundation to support them through their journey toward recovery. Here are few more helpful tips to scenarios that may arise.

3 Ways You Can Support Your Loved One in Eating Disorder Treatment2018-09-10T03:53:01+00:00

What is Eating Disorder Treatment Like?

Approximately 30 million Americans will personally be impacted by eating disorders in their lifetime. Seeking help – and taking the first step toward recovery – can understandably bring feelings of anxiety, stress and uncertainty – as well as many questions.

What is Eating Disorder Treatment Like?2018-09-10T03:53:14+00:00

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Eating Disorder Treatment

Making the brave decision to enter eating disorder treatment is hard. There are a lot of unknowns so we'd like to help. Here are 5 things that might help you feel a bit more comfortable making this brave commitment.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Eating Disorder Treatment2018-09-10T03:53:15+00:00

Meet Louisa Howell – Ambassador of Hope (VLOG)

Louisa Howell is the adult mental health counselor at Walden Behavioral Care's Peabody clinic where she has been since it opened almost 3 years ago! 

Meet Louisa Howell – Ambassador of Hope (VLOG)2018-09-10T03:53:15+00:00

8 Warning Signs of Bulimia Nervosa

Bulimia impacts millions of Americans – estimates show a lifetime prevalence of 1.5% among all females and 0.5% of males.

8 Warning Signs of Bulimia Nervosa2018-09-10T03:53:18+00:00

Where Can I Find Help for an Eating Disorder?

While there is no simple answer to the common question “Where can I find help for an eating disorder?” – hopefully the following guidelines will provide a framework (and some valuable resources) to navigate the process.

Where Can I Find Help for an Eating Disorder?2018-09-10T03:53:20+00:00

Why Should I Get Treatment for My Eating Disorder?

In this video blog, our prevention specialist, Stephanie Haines, M.Ed., CHES, will walk you through some of the emotions you can expect to experience, why treatment isn’t as bad as you might think and some of the things you can expect when deciding whether or not to seek treatment for an eating disorder.

Why Should I Get Treatment for My Eating Disorder?2018-09-10T03:53:23+00:00

Getting Help For an Eating Disorder: 4 Ways to Get Started

If your own thoughts and behaviors around food and weight have become unmanageable, knowing where and how to seek support can be difficult or overwhelming. Here are some steps and resources to get you started.

Getting Help For an Eating Disorder: 4 Ways to Get Started2018-09-10T03:53:30+00:00