• Houston Texas

Eating Recovery Center Houston

Conveniently located in a vibrant city conducive to the social aspects of eating disorder recovery, the ERC center in Houston, Texas focuses specifically on eating disorder treatment for both adults, adolescents, and children, with a unique, separate Binge Eating Program unique to adults.

This center is located near Houston’s renowned medical district for nearby medical intervention access to better serve patients in the case of emergency, and offers a seven-days-per-week Partial Hospitalization Program as well as a three-days-a-week Intensive Outpatient Program. Led by a multidisciplinary eating disorder treatment team of compassionate professionals, we help light the path for patients and their families to find lasting and sustainable wellness.

Location Details

Who we treat
Adult
Child and Adolescent
Level of Care
Intensive Outpatient
Partial Hospitalization
Virtual Treatment
Conditions We Treat
Anorexia Nervosa
ARFID
Binge Eating Disorder
Bulimia Nervosa
Diabulimia
Eating Disorders
OSFED

Life at Eating Recovery Center Houston

Located in Houston, Texas, Eating Recovery Center provides eating disorder treatment for adults and adolescents. Anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder and related food, eating and body image illnesses are addressed by a team of compassionate therapists, dietitians, psychiatrists and other eating disorder treatment experts. Individualized eating disorder eating disorder treatment plans, evidence-based interventions, medical support, family involvement and discharge planning are fundamental to the eating disorder eating disorder treatment approach in an effort to help patients and families experience the freedom of eating disorder recovery.

  • Founded in 2010, Houston Eating Disorders Center partnered with Eating Recovery Center in 2015 and is now Eating Recovery Center, Houston.
  • A multidisciplinary eating disorder treatment team of professionals oversees Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient levels of care.
  • Works closely with Denver-based Eating Recovery Center, an international center providing comprehensive eating disorder treatment for adults and adolescents struggling with the full spectrum of eating disorder diagnoses and co-occurring illnesses, to provide a seamless transition to a higher level of care (Inpatient and Residential programs), if needed.
  • Travel

    Travel

    For our out-of-town patients and families, we offer free Travel Concierge Services. Our Eating Recovery Center Concierge Services Representative is available to assist you with a wide variety of needs before and during treatment, including travel arrangements, booking accommodations and help locating local services, such as shopping, dining and much more.

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    Family and Alumni Support

    Our support for patients and families does not end at the time of discharge—rather, the treatment team carefully develops a personalized discharge plan, and offers several aftercare services and alumni support programs for patients that do not have an established mood, anxiety, trauma-related and eating disorders treatment team.

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, Houston provides eating disorder treatment for adults and adolescents in Houston and surrounding areas. Anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder and related food, eating and body image illnesses are addressed by an eating disorder team of compassionate clinicians, dietitians, psychiatrists and other eating disorder treatment experts. Individualized eating disorder treatment plans, evidence-based interventions, medical support, family involvement and discharge planning are fundamental to the eating disorder treatment approach in an effort to help patients and families experience the freedom of eating disorder recovery.

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

Cigna

Magellan

United Healthcare

Beacon Health, formerly Value Options

ComPsych

Multiplan

BlueCross/BlueShield of Texas

Humana

Seton Health Plan

Levels of Care

  • Partial Hospitalization

    Daytime, onsite care with evenings offsite or at patient’s home.

  • Intensive Outpatient

    Days spent at center and nights at patient’s home.

  • Virtual Care

    Effective treatment in the comfort of your own home.

Explore our Texas Locations

ERC Pathlight has multiple locations in Texas to meet your eating disorders and mood, anxiety and trauma-related disorders treatment needs.

Meet Our Team

  • Deborah M. Michel, PhD, CEDS
    Deborah M. Michel, PhD, CEDS-S, FAED Link

    Deborah M. Michel, PhD, CEDS-S, FAED

    Regional Clinical Director, Texas
    Dr. Michel is a licensed clinical psychologist with over 25 years of experience in the treatment of eating disorders and related ...
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  • Catherine Ruscitti, PsyD, CEDS
    Catherine Ruscitti, PsyD, CEDS Link

    Catherine Ruscitti, PsyD, CEDS

    Clinical Director, Houston
    Dr. Catherine Ruscitti, PsyD, CEDS is a licensed clinical psychologist, a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist, and the Clinical ...
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  • Jason James, MD
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    Jason James, MD

    Psychiatrist, Houston
    Dr. Jason James, M.D. is a board certified psychiatrist. He was born and raised in Houston, Texas and attended the honors ...
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  • Jessica Moore, MD, FAAP, CEDS
    Jessica Moore, MD, FAAP, CEDS Link

    Jessica Moore, MD, FAAP, CEDS

    Medical Director of Houston and The Woodlands
    Dr. Moore graduated from Southern Methodist University with a BS in Biology and went on to Texas Tech University for medical ...
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Eating Recovery Center and Pathlight Mood and Anxiety Center are accredited through the Joint Commission. This organization seeks to enhance the lives of the persons served in healthcare settings through a consultative accreditation process emphasizing quality, value and optimal outcomes of services.

Organizations that earn the Gold Seal of Approval™ have met or exceeded The Joint Commission’s rigorous performance standards to obtain this distinctive and internationally recognized accreditation. Learn more about this accreditation here.

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