Eating Recovery Day
Tuesday, May 3
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TALK TO A MASTERS-LEVEL CLINICIAN 1-877-825-8584
DO YOU THINK YOU HAVE AN EATING DISORDER? TAKE THE QUIZ.
Take our short self-assessment.
  • Do you make yourself sick because you feel uncomfortably full?
  • Do you worry that you have lost control over how much you eat?
  • Have you recently lost more than 15 pounds in a 3-month period?
  • Do you believe yourself to be fat when others say you are too thin?
  • Would you say that food dominates your life?

If you answered “yes” to 2 or more questions, click here to complete our form or call 1-877-825-8584 to speak confidentially with one of our Masters-level Clinicians. We’re here to help you recover health and balance in your life.

Adapted from SCOFF screening questionnaire.
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Eating Disorder Blog and News

The Latest Information from Eating Recovery Center

The Eating Recovery Center Blog features frequent updates concerning Eating Recovery Center, our eating disorder treatment methods and programs, and upcoming meetings and events to help provide patients, families, professionals, and alumni alike with the information they need to understand their condition and enter on a path to long-lasting recovery.

5 Easy Ways to Advocate for the Eating Disorder Community – Dr. Ashley Solomon

May 2, 2016

A few years ago, a dear colleague of mine told me that she was on her way to our nation’s capital to participate in Lobby Day, a twice-yearly event in which advocates visit the Capitol Hill offices of our senators and congresspeople to promote eating disorder legislation. I remember thinking, Wow… that’s incredible! Those are…

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Eating Recovery Day: Why We Celebrate

April 30, 2016

So many of the statistics surrounding eating disorders are sad. There are 30 million sufferers in the U.S and one-third are men Eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of any mental illness There has been a 119 percent increase in admittances in the last decade for children under age twelve There is a high…

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Actress and Media Personality, Candace Cameron Bure, Joins Eating Recovery Center to Kick-Off First-Ever “Eating Recovery Day” On May 3

April 26, 2016

Cameron-Bure and ERC celebrate inspirational stories via social media and live Facebook event to bring much-needed hope to those affected by eating disorders, demonstrating that recovery is possible—and worth it On May 3, Eating Recovery Center (ERC) will kick off the first-ever “Eating Recovery Day,” an event dedicated to building greater awareness of the pervasive…

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Diabulimia: Q&A with Dr. Ovidio Bermudez

April 25, 2016

Below, Ovidio Bermudez, MD, FAAP, FSAHM, FAED, CEDS, Fiaedp, Chief Clinical Officer and Medical Director of Child and Adolescent Services at Eating Recovery Center, shares expert insights about diabulimia, a pattern of disordered eating in which a diabetic individual manipulates their insulin as a weight management tool.  Also known as the dual diagnosis of an…

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Eating Recovery Center Announces Expansion of Innovative Eating Disorder Treatment Program for People of Size

April 22, 2016

Comprehensive Overeating Recovery Program now scheduling assessments at Denver and Sacramento treatment centers More than one-third of U.S. adults are obese – 78.6 million people. As many as 40 percent of overweight and obese individuals attempting to lose weight struggle with a co-occurring eating disorder as well. Eating Recovery Center (ERC), the only national, vertically…

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8 Eating Recovery Advocates Share the Best Advice They Never Received – Robyn Cruze

April 20, 2016

Eating Recovery Day is just a few days away — on Tuesday, May 3. Yippee! But honestly, we just couldn’t wait another week to start celebrating. We asked our very own Jenni Schaefer to round up a bunch of her blogger friends to each write a specially-themed blog post — as we lead up to…

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Why We Give Ourselves Permission (And You Should, Too!) – Robyn Cruze

April 16, 2016

A couple of years ago, I believed there was never any reason to give myself permission just to be myself. Fear ruled me and perfectionism soothed me, even with ten years of recovery. So: No! The permission to just show up and be myself was never allowed. Around this time, I was given an opportunity…

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Put Down the Armor: How Vulnerability Combats Fear and Shame – Jennifer Lombardi

April 15, 2016

“We wake up in the morning and we armor up and we put it on and say, I’m going to go out into the world, I’m basically going to kick some ass, I’m not going to let anyone see who I am and in doing so, I can protect myself against the things that hurt…

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3 Ways We Armor Up to Avoid Shame – and How It Impacts Recovery – Jennifer Lombardi

April 15, 2016

“Shame… is this web of unobtainable, conflicting, competing expectations about who we’re supposed to be. And it’s a straight jacket.” – Brenè Brown, Ph.D., LMSW, author of Daring Greatly and Rising Strong The amazing research of Dr. Brenè Brown has been helpful in clarifying exactly what happens when I (or anyone else) experiences shame. Shame is…

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Looking Up Again: My Perspective of Eating Disorder Recovery

April 15, 2016

As I work to learn more about the magnetism of my eating disorder, I have noticed that recovery depends in large part on breaking habits. One particularly sticky addiction of mine — that developed in parallel with my illness — deserves credit for putting up the most profound fight of the process so far: a…

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