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The Eating Recovery Center Blog features frequent updates concerning Eating Recovery Center (ERC), 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.

April 05, 2015
Information about Eating Disorders in Athletes provided by Eating Recovery Center. 
DocumentID: 1796
DocumentTags: anorexia, bulimia, ednos, families, professionals, "symptoms & signs"
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April 01, 2015
Information about insurance and eating disorder treatment at Eating Recovery Center. 
DocumentID: 1795
DocumentTags: families, patients, professionals, treatment
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February 14, 2015
Information about eating disorders and compulsive exercise—also known as excessive exercise or obligatory exercise—defined as being “characterized by a significant amount of physical activity combined with a compulsive need to do the activity.”
DocumentID: 1788
DocumentTags: "compulsive exercise", "eating disorders information gateway", families, patients, professionals, "symptoms & signs"
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February 10, 2015
This month's Spotlight on Lasting Recovery: Kristine Suchan, LMFT, Clinical Manager of the Intensive Outpatient Program at Eating Recovery Center of California, shares her passion for working with the eating disordered population as she says, “I want to make a difference in people’s lives…helping them find their true selves outside of their physical appearance.”
DocumentID: 1842
DocumentTags: #communityconnection, families, patients, professionals, treatment
NodeAliasPath: /blog/February-2015/Spotlight-on-Lasting-Recovery-Staff-Profile
February 06, 2015
Tips for family members and friends helping a loved one with an Eating Disorder. Seek treatment at Eating Recovery Center today if you or a loved one is suffering from an Eating Disorder. 
DocumentID: 1810
DocumentTags: families, patients, professionals, treatment
NodeAliasPath: /blog/February-2015/Helping-a-Loved-One-with-an-Eating-Disorder
January 26, 2015
This month, Michelle Gebhardt, PsyD, Program Director of Eating Disorder Services at Insight Behavioral Health Centers shares her passion for working with the eating disordered population. This is what inspires her:
DocumentID: 1844
DocumentTags: "dr michelle gebhardt", "erc chicago il", families, patients, professionals, treatment
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January 16, 2015
Presentation given in Spanish by Dr. Emmett Bishop, MD, FAED, CEDS, Medical Director of Outpatient Services and Program Development at Eating Recovery Center.
DocumentID: 1814
DocumentTags: "dr emmett bishop", professionals
NodeAliasPath: /blog/2015/Manejo-de-los-Rasgos-Dr-Emmett-Bishop
January 09, 2015
Read about the Best Practices for Working with Experienced and Complex Patients with Clinical Director Lisa Petersen, PhD and National Recovery Advocate Jennifer Lombardi, LMFT.
DocumentID: 1780
DocumentTags: "dr lisa petersen", "erc sacramento ca", "jen lombardi", professionals, prognosis, treatment, "treatment results"
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January 08, 2015
Learn to become a discriminating consumer of eating recovery treatment outcome data. Read this booklet provided by Eating Recovery Center to understand some of the difficulties researchers face in measuring eating disorder treatment effectiveness and how to critically evaluate data that is presented. 
DocumentID: 1779
DocumentTags: "child & adolescent", families, patients, professionals, treatment, "treatment results"
NodeAliasPath: /blog/2015/Becoming-a-Discriminating-Consumer-of-Treatment-Ou
January 05, 2015
Watch this video to learn about Child and Adolescent Services at Eating Recovery Center.
DocumentID: 1856
DocumentTags: alumni, "child & adolescent", families, patients, professionals, treatment
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