Eating Disorder Treatment and Recovery Resources
Where to get help right now, advice from an eating disorder expert, how friends and family can help, getting insurance to pay for treatment and links to eating disorder therapists and advocacy groups.
GET HELP NOW - Do you need help? Do you have a family member, friend, or, as a professional, a client who is needs help now for anorexia, bulimia or binge eating disorder? Get a personal response within 24 hours!
ASK THE DOCTOR - Looking for expert advice on eating disorders? Tired of waiting weeks or months to meet with a therapist? Eliminate your worries right now and let Dr. Jeanne Rust answer your eating disorder question!
EDRECOVERY BLOG - Mirasol's blog offers practical advice on eating disorder treatment and recovery and includes a series of podcasts that you can download or listen to online.
SUBSCRIBE TO THE SUNFLOWER - Our monthly Sunflower newsletter is a great way to stay up-to-date on new developments in eating disorder treatment and opportunities for training and professional networking.
JOIN OUR ONLINE EATING DISORDER SUPPORT GROUP - The Mirasol Online Eating Disorder Support Group is a place where women in recovery can share their experiences and discover hope, courage and strength.
HOW TO CHOOSE - Choosing the "right" treatment center will determine how you'll live the rest of your life! Different types of programs and tips for choosing one that suits your needs.
HOW FRIENDS AND FAMILIES CAN HELP - How to help a loved one who is struggling with an eating disorder, body image issues, depression, and low self-esteem. "Dos" and "Don'ts" for friends and family members.
COVER ME - Getting your insurance company to pay for eating disorder treatment means becoming. What to do, what you need to know, and tips to help to you fight for the coverage you deserve.
HELPFUL LINKS - Links to web sites where you can find additional eating disorder recovery resources, including therapists referrals, information, support groups and advocacy.
RECOMMENDED READING - Hand-picked titles on a wide range of topics including bulimia, anorexia nervosa, binge eating disorder, body image, self-harm, size diversity, obesity and more.
SHARE YOUR STORY - Join other members of Mirasol's online community in sharing poems, stories and personal experiences of their struggles to overcome eating disorders.
HOW TO USE AFFIRMATIONS - Affirmations can be used to overcome eating disorders and other self-harming behavior patterns by helping you put an end to negative thinking and develop new strengths and self-awareness.
COMBATTING THE MEDIA'S BODY IMAGE MESSAGE - How we can make a difference in the world and begin to teach people to respect who we are as a person on the inside rather than what we look like on the outside.
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