Category: Treatment

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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What Psychiatric Support Should I Expect in Treatment for Anorexia, Bulimia, and BED?

Doctor speaking with patient Eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa (AN), bulimia nervosa (BN) and binge-eating disorder (BED), are one of the most complex and clinically challenging groups of mental disorders. Due to the severity of eating disorders and the volatile nature of this mental illness, professional help and psychiatric support is of paramount importance for recovery and healing. Timely diagnosis [...]
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How to Evaluate the Medical Support of an Eating Disorder Treatment Program?

Lady in Hospital Bed for eating disorder medical stabilization Eating disorders are complex. Marked by severe discrepancies in a person’s eating behaviors, eating disorders have the potential to not only affect a person’s physical and mental health but in some cases, can be life-threatening. However, treatment does exist, and so does hope for recovery. In order to make an informed decision, it is best [...]
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Top 10 Questions to Ask When Seeking Inpatient or Residential Eating Disorder Treatment

Woman in therapy It is a big decision to enter inpatient or residential eating disorder treatment, but it can be instrumental in your healing and recovery. It is crucial to know the right questions to ask when investigating treatment programs. Here are 10 critical questions to ask to help guide you in your decision: 1. What is the [...]
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The Importance of Early Intervention in Adolescents with Eating Disorders

Girl struggling with perfection traits and has a High Suicide Risk who needs Early Intervention Eating disorders can cause serious health problems, especially in children and teenagers who are in the early stages of development, both mentally and physically. This is why early intervention is so crucial. “Research on treatments for eating disorders, as well as most mental health problems in general, indicates that early identification and treatment improves the [...]
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