Read below to learn the tips and techniques that have helped other people receive treatment. Is Inpatient Eating Disorder Treatment the same as Residential Eating Disorder Treatment? Please note that “Inpatient” treatment is a different level of care than “Residential”. Inpatient treatment is traditionally in a hospital setting and is focused on medical stabilization. Inpatient… read more
Anorexia Nervosa is an eating disorder in which a person suffers from a distorted body image that causes them to be fixated on weight loss and limiting caloric intake. Anorexia afflicts men, women, and children of all ages, races, and ethnicities. Anorexia is a disease, that if left untreated, can result in a wide range of medical and psychological damage and death. The good news is, there IS hope! At Canopy Cove, an eating disorder treatment center in Florida, we have been treating those who suffer from anorexia and other eating disorders for more than 30 years.
Tune into our anorexia blog to learn everything you need to know about the disease and treatment. To start your journey to recovery, contact us today!
The Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) Workgroup for the Second Judicial Circuit is hosting a conference of interest to volunteer guardians ad litem, staff and community supporters. Join them on Friday, March 14, 2014 from 7:45 AM to 5:00 PM at the Tallahassee Community College Workforce Development Center for Instilling Hope III. The conference will feature a… read more
Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified also called EDNOS is a term used when an individual’s symptoms are problematic and represent disordered eating but do not fit neatly within the strict criteria for anorexia or bulimia. EDNOS is a deadly condition, with a mortality rate of 5.2 percent — higher than both anorexia and bulimia — despite… read more
Eating disorders affect every age group. Although many people associate eating disorders with teens, baby boomers (those born between 1946 and 1964) are at risk as well. The following story based on research from the International Journal of Eating Disorders recently appeared in Food and Nutrition: It has only been in the past few years that… read more
You’re invited to join others in Tallahassee, Florida as they walk to raise awareness on the dangers of Eating Disorders. The walk, sponsored in part by by University Health Services, will start at 6:00 PM at Florida State University Campus and will originate at Langford Green. Before the walk a Guest Speaker from Canopy Cove… read more
The following information recently appeared on the NEDA site. A review of nearly fifty years of research confirms that anorexia nervosa has the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric disorder (Arcelus, Mitchell, Wales, & Nielsen, 2011). For females between fifteen to twenty-four years old who suffer from anorexia nervosa, the mortality rate associated with the… read more
Canopy Cove Eating Disorder Treatment Center is supporting National Eating Disorder Awareness Week February 24- March 2nd. In order to support the campaign and increase awareness, Canopy Cove will be participating in local events and posting important Eating Disorder facts all week. We encourage you to join the effort and share these important facts through… read more
New Doll’s Eating Habits have Experts Concerned A controversial new doll, which is being called the ‘Anorexic Doll’ by the media, shakes her head, says”NO” and refuses to eat when a spoon is held near its mouth. The doll will only eat when it is eventually force fed. “Would I bring this doll into my… read more
Canopy Cove reviews on Google+ show a New 5 Star Review From a Past Employee “It was an honor and privilege to have been on the Canopy Cove staff as primary therapist/family therapist for six years. (I recently retired from Canopy Cove). Canopy Cove has an excellent staff of highly skilled professionals who are there… read more
Canopy Cove Reviews The Life of One Person who Struggled With An Eating Disorder and Who Chose to Live Life after Eating Disorder Treatment Eating disorders are associated with some of the highest levels of medical and social disability of any psychiatric disorder, yet research shows that only 1 in 10 men and women with… read more