Learn More About Eating Disorders
For some, eating can consist of harmful patterns and moderate levels of distress often resulting in restriction, binging, or purging. In these cases, they may be suffering from an eating disorder. Fortunately, effective treatment options are available to assist those who suffer from an unhealthy relationship with food and disordered eating. Below you’ll find articles and resources to help you both understand and deal with eating disorders.
Featured Eating Disorder Articles
Body Dysmorphia: Signs, Symptoms, & Treatments
People with body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) are preoccupied with an aspect of their appearance that they perceive to be defective in some way. These perceived defects in appearance are not observable or are only slightly noticeable to others.by: Kerry Heath, LPC-S, NCC, CEDS-S
Disordered Eating Vs. Eating Disorders: Similarities & Differences
Disordered eating doesn’t meet the full criteria for an eating disorder. However, disordered eating can be just as concerning as eating disorders.by: Nicole Arzt, LMFT