EDNOS

Approximately 25 percent of individuals who suffer from eating disorders like Anorexia, Bulimia or Binge Eating Disorder also participate in self-harming behavior. In many cases, a loved one will first learn about the self-harming behavior and then learn that an eating disorder is also present. Self-injury, also called self-harm, is the act of deliberately harming… read more

Research shows that early and adequate intervention leads to the best clinical outcomes when treating Eating Disorders. According to The National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders, without treatment, up to twenty percent (20%) of people with serious eating disorders die. With treatment, that number falls to two to three percent (2-3%). While some… read more

EDNOS stands for “eating disorder not otherwise specified,” and according to the American Psychiatric Association accounts for 90% of eating disorder diagnoses outside of treatment centers and 40-60% of diagnoses within treatment centers.  Many of the EDNOS symptoms are the same as other eating disorders, such as Bulimia or Anorexia, but don’t fully meet the… read more