Eating Recovery Center Alumni

“The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.”

– Oliver Wendell Holmes

The Eating Recovery Center Alumni page was created to provide resources that meet the needs of our alumni at every stage of their recovery. Events and practical resources are designed to support our alumni in their recovery journey.  Please contact us with insights, feedback or ideas for alumni programming you would like to see offered. Call or email Pam Cleland, Aftercare/Alumni Manager, at 303.731.8890 or alumni@EatingRecoveryCenter.com.

Bi-Monthly Alumni eNewsletter “Lasting Recovery”

In an effort to provide ongoing support, guidance and inspiration to Eating Recovery Center alumni, we offer a bi-monthly eNewsletter, “Lasting Recovery” to all adult alumni via email. The eNewsletter is distributed to alumni of the Eating Recovery Center family of programs, which includes Eating Recovery Center in Denver, Colorado, Eating Recovery Center of Washington in Bellevue, Washington, Eating Recovery Center of California in Sacramento, California, Insight Behavioral Health Centers in Chicago, Illinois, and Eating Disorder Center (EDCASA) at San Antonio in San Antonio, Texas.  The eNewsletter features an educational article, interviews with an alum, a family member and a staff member, as well as, information regarding upcoming alumni events and access to relevant resources.  Clinical staff from each program are involved in the creation of each issue to ensure content is educational and supportive to the alumni recovery process. To receive the alumni eNewlsetter, email alumni@EatingRecoveryCenter.com so that we can add your email address to the distribution list.

Adult Alumni Committee

Pam Cleland, MS, LPC – Alumni Manager
Shannon Braasch, MA – Alumni Coordinator
Sarah Gilstrap – Professional and Consumer Resources Director
Heidi Farmer – Professional and Consumer Resources Coordinator
Bonnie Brennan, MA, LPC, CEDS – Clinical Director of Adult Partial Hospitalization Program
Cindy Pikus, PhD – Clinical Director of Adult IP/RES Services
Karen Trevithick, PsyD, CEDS – Clinical Director of Outpatient Services

Resources

Eating Disorders in Athletes


In the shadow of sports’s epic moments of glory lies a troublesome reality – the incidence of eating disorders among elite athletes.

Testimonials

“Eating Recovery Center helped me solidify the person that I allowed myself to grow into. I grabbed onto EVERYTHING that I always wanted and it was like touching a hot stone. It burned, but the longer and more tightly I held onto it, it eventually fused with who I am. It became the very warmth [...]

-Laura C., former Eating Recovery Center patient