eating disorders

Canopy Cove is an eating disorder recovery program in Florida. We offer onsite eating disorder therapy with licensed professionals, and people love our peaceful setting surrounded by horses. One of the distinctive things about our eating disorder treatment is our recovery philosophy. While other centers merely treat your symptoms but don’t expect your eating disorder… read more

There is a large population of people who suffer from undiagnosed, and therefore untreated, eating disorders. Many people are shocked to discover this and have a hard time believing that they were not able to identify the symptoms of an eating disorder; after all, they are obvious, right? What do you think of when you… read more

The idea that media is a powerful influence on self-image and self-worth is not new. Global campaigns to reflect the normal, healthy, human body in all forms of media have spawned such changes as the creation of proportionately more realistic dolls and retail store clothing mannequins, along with education about the unhealthy extremes that fashion… read more

If you or someone you know has an eating disorder, you are probably looking for effective treatment solutions that produce true recovery. When you look for solutions, one of the most natural things to do is to look for a cause. After all, if you can track down the reason for something, then you can… read more

Dear Parents, When you’re up against an eating disorder, it can be exhausting and bewildering to know what to do. You’re not alone, and your struggle is real. Here are some more of our tips for parents of teens with an eating disorder. Please visit our other tips in previous posts as well. See Part… read more

Being the parent of a teenager with an eating disorder is tough. It hurts you to watch your teen make unhealthy eating choices, and sometimes you can feel helpless to do anything about it. However, there are things you can do as a parent, and the more you can be proactive, the more your child… read more

If you are the parent of a teenager with an eating disorder, your love and support can make a huge difference in making sure that your child makes steady progress toward recovery. However, being able to do this is easier said than done. Here are a few tips from the eating disorder residential program at… read more

After  Eating Disorder treatment ends there can be times when a stressor can become overwhelming and cause a return to the familiar patterns of the Eating Disorder. If symptoms re-appear it’s important to seek support early to prevent the Eating Disorder thoughts and patterns from becoming entrenched. A return for treatment provides an important opportunity… read more

Way to go BuzzFeed for educating people on Eating Disorders! It’s always encouraging to see Eating Disorder Awareness discussed in the mainstream media. The below list of “12 Things People Don’t Understand About Eating Disorders” recently appeared in BuzzFeed. Educating people by removing sterotypes will allow more people to seek help when they realize an Eating… read more

You may have seen this post on our Facebook Page. The advice is amazingly accurate! Don’t allow an #EatingDisorder to prevent you from loving who you are! Eating Disorders are insidious in nature and can tear down the person that you are inside. Don’t forget, you are a strong and wonderful person! If you’re battling Anorexia, Bulimia… read more