Our Nutrition And Eating Disorder Treatment Staff Helps Residents Feel Secure In Expressing The Emotions Triggered By Food And Eating.
Call our toll-free, confidential Helpline, Monday-Thursday from 9:00 am – 9:00 pm and Friday from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (EST): Holiday Closures Tell the Helpline how we are doing! Hensrud CD (expert opinion). If your weight needs to be monitored, leave that up to the doctors. Think about your friends and family members. Art therapy allows people with eating disorders to express themselves in non-verbal ways, without the perceived pressure of one-on-one therapy. Anorexia nervosa has the highest mortality rate of any mental disorder. Chronically inflamed and sore throat Swollen salivary glands in the neck and jaw area Worn tooth enamel, and increasingly sensitive and decaying teeth as a result of exposure to stomach acid reflux disorder and other gastrointestinal problems Intestinal distress and irritation from laxative abuse Severe dehydration from purging of fluids Electrolyte imbalance—too low or too high levels of sodium, calcium, potassium, and other minerals that can lead to a heart attack or stroke. A woman will learn to be mindful of feelings like anxiety, fear or shame, and to experience them in ways that won’t compromise the joy in her life. Discover where and how to get help for eating disorders.