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What Makes Residential Eating Disorder Treatment Effective?

One important thing a woman should look for when seeking treatment for an eating disorder is a center that provides residential eating disorder treatment. Many treatment centers offer clients both residential and outpatient treatment options. On some occasions, the treatment team may recommend that you engage in both levels of care. For instance, you may…

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Seeking Treatment for Binge Eating Disorder

Recovery from an eating disorder is not easy. Engaging in intensive outpatient eating disorder treatment at Crossroads Maine gives women a fighting chance to achieve lifelong recovery. In our comfortable and caring treatment center, women continue to build life skills and essential coping methods to create a healthy, happy lifestyle. We use gender-responsive models, as…

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Managing your Eating Disorder During Thanksgiving

If you’re in recovery for an eating disorder, holidays, particularly Thanksgiving, can be challenging. Attending parties and dinners with family may cause you emotional distress and severe amounts of anxiety. Because there are excessive amounts of alcohol and food, and everyone around them is obsessed with consuming these substances, it’s normal to feel overwhelmed. You…

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How to Treat Different Eating Disorders

Eating disorder treatments involve learning to have a healthy relationship with food through psychological treatment and medical treatment. In some cases, the individual may require their treatment provider to prescribe medications. An eating disorder treatment center will work with you to determine which treatment options are right for you. There are a variety of treatments…