When you enter an eating disorders treatment program there are a number of things that you can expect. The first thing you will work on is trying to find the roots of your eating disorder, this is a very important part of your treatment that will involve a therapist and both individual and group therapy. Once you have found out why you have an eating disorder, then eating disorders treatment can begin.
Along with therapy that will also extend to your family you will receive counseling in nutrition, this will help teach you how to eat properly again, a very important step if you want to recover. You will learn the important components of a well-balanced diet as well as how to maintain your weight while still eating enough to satisfy your body. You will also be offered exercise classes that teach you the components of healthy exercise that is not extreme but will keep your body in excellent condition.
If you would like to learn more about eating disorders treatment then contact us at Center for Discovery, we offer treatment for children between the ages of 10 and 19.