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Food and weight problems are painful, debilitating and potentially life-threatening. Obsessing about calories or body shape or size, undereating, overeating, purging, and/or overexercising can cause serious emotional and physical consequences.

Eating disorders are complex in origin. A convoluted interplay of genetic, social, psychological and physiological factors, often coupled with triggering events, contributes to their development. Generally, an eating disorder begins as an attempt to control something tangible – like calories consumed or numbers on a scale – when someone is having difficulty managing painful life situations and overwhelming emotions. A person may reach a challenging phase of life – puberty, leaving home or a major loss, for example – and simply not have the emotional tools to manage. She or he may turn to manipulating food or weight as a way to cope and push away the pain. Food is a necessity, but it is also a commodity, and food misuse and body abuse can be very damaging. Read the article

But recovery from an eating disorder is possible. Individuals seeking recovery need solid support and expert guidance from a licensed psychotherapist. Parents, siblings and other family members experience pain, confusion and distress as well. They, too, can heal. We are here to help.


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If you know of a child, young adult, or an adult who might have an eating disorder, please contact us for a private consultation. The earlier the intervention, the sooner the individual can return to normal development and healthy functioning. We look forward to talking with you.

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