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Maintaining Recovery During COVID-19

Chief Clinical Officer Melissa Spann, LMHC, PhD, CEDS-S offers tips to maintain recovery during COVID-19. Read on to learn how to take care of yourself during this difficult time… In…


Diabulimia: The Dangerous Condition You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

Over 1.5 million Americans have type 1 diabetes, according to the American Diabetes Association¬†(ADA). That includes 187,000 people under the age of 18. The ADA also estimates that 30-40% of…


10 Tips For Proper Self-Care After Recovery

The road to eating disorder recovery is long and requires the help of professionals, loved ones and above all, acceptance and love from yourself. Developing positive behaviors and attitudes towards…


Understanding Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID)

With avoidant/restrictive food intake disorder, or ARFID, recently added to the DSM, care teams are better able to take a targeted treatment approach. Through the new definitions, they can bolster…


Religious Food Restriction And How It Relates To Eating Disorders

Eating disorders often present concurrently with other mental health disorders, like anxiety or depression. Bulimia nervosa and anorexia nervosa are the most prevalent, typified by restriction of certain or all…