Category: Treatment

Family-Based Treatment & Eating Disorder Recovery

Family Eating Dinner Family-Based Treatment (FBT), or the “Maudsley” method, is a specific approach to treating restrictive eating patterns, such as those seen in Anorexia, in children and adolescents. At times, FBT may be utilized by families who have adult children struggling with restrictive eating. FBT is a manualized outpatient therapy designed to restore children and adolescents to health [...]
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Benefits of IOP Eating Disorder Treatment

Group of Young Adults and their Corporeal Body Intensive Outpatient Treatment (IOP) is a level of treatment for those struggling with an eating disorder. There are several benefits of IOP treatment one being it is considered an effective step-down option to full or partial hospitalization. Generally, people that are referred to an eating disorder IOP are those that have either completed residential treatment [...]
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10 Factors to Consider When Evaluating a Partial Hospitalization Eating Disorder Program

Women working together in a PHP eating disorder program Partial hospitalization for eating disorder treatment is growing in popularity. This is likely because a PHP Eating Disorder Program is a convenient and less costly way to engage in treatment. This treatment also has positive outcomes, with a great deal of research indicating that it is comparable to residential treatment. [1] Partial hospitalization supports individuals [...]
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Transitional Living Helps Increase Chances of Recovery

Woman in DBT treatment Fairhaven Treatment Center has the opportunity to treat clients from all parts of the country. After residential treatment is no longer indicated, clients benefit from gaining independence with meal planning, going grocery shopping, and all the other tasks that support a complete recovery. This is where transitional living helps in continuing recovery. Fairhaven provides this [...]
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How to Evaluate a Nutrition Program in Eating Disorder Treatment?

Organic fruits and vegetables used in Orthorexia and Healthy Eating to prevent Starvation Symptoms Eating disorders are associated with severe disturbances in people’s eating behaviors along with an unhealthy preoccupation with food, body weight, and self-image and body shape. Hence, each patient’s relationship with food and nutrition can play an influential role in the recovery process which is why it is essential to know how to evaluate a nutrition [...]
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What to Expect in Individual and Group Therapy in Eating Disorder Treatment?

binge eating disorder talk therapy Eating disorders are serious, fatal illnesses, associated with severe disturbances in disordered eating tendencies, and the related thoughts and emotions. This is why individual therapy and group therapy are key to recovery. Treating an eating disorder generally involves a combination of psychological and nutritional counseling, along with medical and psychiatric monitoring. Treatment must address the [...]
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