Eating Disorders Support for Families

“Don’t let your loved one’s eating disorder isolate you—educate yourself, talk to experts and identify your support system. Don’t lose hope, and don’t dwell on the past—look forward to how you can support your loved one’s recovery moving forward.”

-Elizabeth Easton, PsyD, Clinical Director of Child and Adolescent Services

Whole families are affected by eating disorders, and everyone deserves support.

In addition to our comprehensive, personalized treatment programs designed to restore your loved one’s physical, emotional and spiritual health, Eating Recovery Center offers therapy and programming to help educate, support and care for families of eating disordered patients at every stage of the recovery process.

Resources

Becoming a Discriminating Consumer of Treatment Outcomes


One of the greatest frustrations that families report is trying to obtain outcome results from eating disorder treatment programs. A comprehensive review of treatment program websites indicates that very few report any data-based outcomes and data that are reported generally lack research rigor. The information in this booklet is designed to help patients, families, and professionals understand [...]

Testimonials

“In the fall of 2009, a gentleman called my office requesting that I see his daughter for a consult. Prior to our first visit, he informed me that they, the parents, had decided to place their daughter in the Eating Recovery Center, and he asked my opinion. At that time I was only marginally familiar [...]

-Elisabeth P., Registered Dietitian