Eating Recovery Center | Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center Bellevue
Located near nature parks and central to vast networks of green spaces, ERC and Pathlight Bellevue offers high level eating disorder treatment for adults as well as mood and anxiety treatment for adults, adolescents, and children.
Housed in the state-of-the-art Overlake hospital facility, this therapeutic location provides swift access to acute care should emergency medical intervention become necessary, as well as ongoing access to hundreds of compassionate physicians to address the unique medical treatment needs of each patient. From the central location of the treatment center, to the group rooms, teaching kitchen, community education center and the housing options for adults, adolescents, and children, Pathlight-ERC Bellevue supports a calming environment to help light the way for patients to find lasting wellness.
Paying for Treatment
Insurances accepted change frequently. If you do not see your insurance carrier here, please ask us. Our insurance and financial specialists will provide a free benefits check. Our team will work tirelessly on your behalf to make treatment possible.
Eating Recovery Center of Washington, in Bellevue, provides comprehensive eating disorders treatment and mood, anxiety and trauma-related treatment programs for adults and adolescents of all genders. The eating disorder treatment programming provides critical medical supervision and support and teaches patients the skills they need to live lives of recovery, while providing daily opportunities to practice these eating disorder recovery skills in a real-world context.
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Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Kaiser Permanente of Washington
United Behavioral Health
Levels of Care
24-hour support for medically-stabilized patients.
Daytime, onsite care with evenings offsite or at patient’s home.
Days spent at center and nights at patient’s home.
Effective treatment in the comfort of your own home.
Explore Our Other Locations
ERC Pathlight has multiple locations around the country to meet your eating disorders and mood, anxiety and trauma-related disorders treatment needs.
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Meet Our Team
Neeru Bakshi, MD, FAPA, CEDS Link
Neeru Bakshi, MD, FAPA, CEDSRegional Medical Director, WestNeeru Bakshi, MD, FAPA, CEDS is a Board-certified psychiatrist, and the Medical Director for Eating Recovery Center, Washington ...READ MORE
Lara Schuster Effland, LICSW Link
Lara Schuster Effland, LICSWRegional Clinical Director, WestMs. Effland has been working in the field of eating disorders for 13 years in multiple levels of care throughout the country. Ms ...READ MORE
Ramona Weatherford, LCSW, CEDS-S Link
Ramona Weatherford, LCSW, CEDS-SRegional Vice President, West and SouthRamona Weatherford holds a master’s Degree in Social Work from Louisiana State University and has over 30 years of clinical ...READ MORE
Bethany Block, MD Link
Bethany Block, MDPrimary Physician, BellevueBethany Block, M.D., is a Primary Physician at Eating Recovery Center, Washington. Dr. Block joins Eating Recovery Center ...READ MORE
Jenna Flagg, PsyD Link
Jenna Flagg, PsyDSenior Clinical Director, WestJenna Flagg, PsyD, received her doctorate in clinical psychology from Nova Southeastern University in Florida. She is currently ...READ MORE
Avanti Bergquist, MD, MS, FAPA, DFAACAP Link
Avanti Bergquist, MD, MS, FAPA, DFAACAPChild, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatrist, BellevueAvanti Bergquist, MD, MS, FAPA is a physician with board certifications in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry as well as Adult ...READ MORE
Ileana Calinoiu, MD Link
Ileana Calinoiu, MDChild, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatrist, BellevueDr. Ileana Calinoiu is an Adult, and Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and ...READ MORE
Anja Gugel, MD Link
Anja Gugel, MDPrimary Physician, BellevueDr. Gugel, a regional provider of Family Medicine, brings 10+ years of practice in the greater Seattle community to Eating ...READ MORE
Rebecca Suess, LMFT Link
Rebecca Suess, LMFTChild and Adolescent Clinical Manager, BellevueRebecca Suess is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who has been working in the eating disorder field since 2012. She ...READ MORE
Julia Patterson, MS, RDN, CD Link
Julia Patterson, MS, RDN, CDNutrition Director, BellevueJulia Patterson, MS, RDN, CD is a dietitian nutritionist with a MS in nutrition from Bastyr University. Throughout Julia’s ...READ MORE
Nicole Tallent, LICSW Link
Nicole Tallent, LICSWClinical Manager, Mood & Anxiety, BellevueNicole Tallent joined Insight Behavioral Health Centers in 2017 as a behavioral health counselor in Chicago’s Partial ...READ MORE
Alex Mehling, LMHC, SUDPT Link
Alex Mehling, LMHC, SUDPTChild and Adolescent ED Clinical Director, BellevueAlex has been working in the behavioral health field for over 10 years in the Washington area. Alex received her Bachelor’s in ...READ MORE
Megan Riddle, MS, MD, PhD Link
Megan Riddle, MS, MD, PhDMegan Riddle, MS MD PhD, is board-certified in both adult psychiatry and consult liaison psychiatry. She attended Western ...READ MORE
Annabelle Dampier-Simpson, MD Link
Annabelle Dampier-Simpson, MDAnnabelle Dampier-Simpson, MD, Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, at Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center in Washington state. Dr ...READ MORE