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Eating disorder treatment for yourself or a loved one.

Considering eating disorder treatment? Call 1-855-875-5812 or complete this form.

That first phone call or email to Veritas Collaborative feels huge, especially when you or someone you love is shouldering the immense challenges of an eating disorder. We know. Many of us have been there, too—navigating the tangled web of emotions and uncertainties that come with these illnesses. We understand the weight of taking this initial step, the mixed emotions it may stir, and the bravery it requires. Know that you’re not alone. Our team is here with empathy, expertise, and unwavering support to guide you on the path toward healing and hope. You can do this.

Take the first step toward eating disorder recovery.

  • Reach out

    To speak with a member of our admissions team, call 855-875-5812 or complete our online form. We’re here for you—every day of the week at our eating disorder treatment centers. During our phone call, we’ll talk about your concerns, answer any questions, and schedule your eating disorder assessment.

  • Eating disorder assessment

    An eating disorder assessment allows us to understand your unique needs and tailor treatment to you. We’ll learn more about your relationship with food and your body, evaluate your symptoms, and offer a personalized recommendation for your care.

  • Admission

    Next you’ll be contacted by an Admissions Coordinator, who will guide you through the necessary medical, financial, and logistical details of admission so that you can begin care as soon as possible.

  • – Veritas Parent, Durham, NC

    – Veritas Parent, Durham, NC

    “Recovery is real. But it takes cooperation, hard work, and the support of a strong, professional team — and we got that at Veritas.”

  • – Kelly, Veritas Parent, Atlanta, GA

    – Kelly, Veritas Parent, Atlanta, GA

    “Veritas is committed to helping our child and is. We have appreciated the excellent communication, as well as the extra help with things like school arrangements as we’ve needed it.”

  • – Veritas Patient, Durham, NC

    – Veritas Patient, Durham, NC

    “Everyone was so supportive of my recovery! Patients and staff alike welcomed me and did their best to help me (and each other) to improve and make progress in their recovery.”

  • – Will, Family Advocate

    – Will, Family Advocate

    “This disease is incredibly isolating and makes you question everything as a caregiver and parent. Veritas makes me feel like I am never alone.”

  • – Veritas Parent, Durham, NC

    – Veritas Parent, Durham, NC

    “I feel like the team of people working with my son at Veritas is going to help both him and us to be able to help us learn to overcome his eating disorder!”

  • – Dianne, Charlotte, NC

    – Dianne, Charlotte, NC

    “If you want treatment that lasts, from an understanding, compassionate, and knowledgeable team, then this is who you need on your side.”

  • – Kathy, Veritas Patient, Atlanta, GA

    – Kathy, Veritas Patient, Atlanta, GA

    “The staff is first class. If you are looking for experts in the field, this is the place to go.”

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Custody / Guardianship Documentation

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Custody / Guardianship Documentation

If there has been a legal ruling regarding custody or guardianship of an incoming patient, we will need documentation of this prior to admission. Please upload the official court document below.

This form is required only if there has been a legal ruling regarding custody or guardianship of an incoming patient.

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Healthcare Provider History

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Healthcare Provider History

Who have you worked toward recovery with so far? This gives us a comprehensive view of your current and former providers. Please list any providers that you or your loved one has seen in the past year.

This form tells us what medical or clinical treatment you or your loved one may have received in the past six months, whether for an eating disorder or other conditions.

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Insurance Information

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Insurance Information

Cost is an understandably important question when seeking eating disorder treatment. Once we have the details about your insurance provider, our Patient Financial Services team will get started checking your benefits on your behalf.

You can find our current list of accepted insurance providers here. Even if your provider is not listed, we can work with them to create a single-case agreement and a care plan that is right for you.

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Veritas Intake Form

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Veritas Intake Form

This form provides us with the basic information we need about you or your loved one to begin treatment discussions.

This form includes basic demographic questions in addition to questions about you or your loved one’s eating disorder and your insurance information. If you prefer, we can also complete this over the phone. Please call (855) 875-5812 to schedule an appointment if you do not wish to complete it online.

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Considering eating disorder treatment for yourself or your child?

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Considering eating disorder treatment for yourself or your child?

Get eating disorder help for your patient.

Make a referral

Eating disorder treatment at Veritas Collaborative

At Veritas Collaborative, we understand that treating an eating disorder involves more than just addressing your symptoms. Our multidisciplinary team is dedicated to treating the whole person, recognizing that you are so much more than your illness. We approach each individual with personalized care, compassion, and expertise, tailoring treatment to meet your unique needs and circumstances. Take the first step toward healing and discover how our comprehensive approach to care at our eating disorder treatment centers can support your recovery.

No matter where you are in your recovery journey, there is hope.

3 Simple Steps to Start Your Recovery Journey

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    Step 1

    Contact Us

    When you reach out to our admissions team, whether by calling us at 1-855-875-5812 or completing our online form, you’ll be met with empathy and understanding. Our team is here to listen, provide information, and guide you through the next steps.

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    Step 2

    Eating Disorder Assessment

    During the assessment process, you’ll have the opportunity to share your experiences and concerns with a dedicated Intake Therapist. This allows us to better understand your unique needs and develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to you.

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    Step 3

    Admission

    Once you’ve decided to begin treatment with us, our admissions team will assist you in scheduling your admission date, facilitating logistical aspects of your admission, and coordinating any lodging arrangements you may need to prepare for treatment.

  • – Veritas Parent, Durham, NC

    – Veritas Parent, Durham, NC

    “Recovery is real. But it takes cooperation, hard work, and the support of a strong, professional team — and we got that at Veritas.”

  • – Kelly, Veritas Parent, Atlanta, GA

    – Kelly, Veritas Parent, Atlanta, GA

    “Veritas is committed to helping our child and is. We have appreciated the excellent communication, as well as the extra help with things like school arrangements as we’ve needed it.”

  • – Veritas Patient, Durham, NC

    – Veritas Patient, Durham, NC

    “Everyone was so supportive of my recovery! Patients and staff alike welcomed me and did their best to help me (and each other) to improve and make progress in their recovery.”

  • – Will, Family Advocate

    – Will, Family Advocate

    “This disease is incredibly isolating and makes you question everything as a caregiver and parent. Veritas makes me feel like I am never alone.”

  • – Veritas Parent, Durham, NC

    – Veritas Parent, Durham, NC

    “I feel like the team of people working with my son at Veritas is going to help both him and us to be able to help us learn to overcome his eating disorder!”

  • – Dianne, Charlotte, NC

    – Dianne, Charlotte, NC

    “If you want treatment that lasts, from an understanding, compassionate, and knowledgeable team, then this is who you need on your side.”

  • – Kathy, Veritas Patient, Atlanta, GA

    – Kathy, Veritas Patient, Atlanta, GA

    “The staff is first class. If you are looking for experts in the field, this is the place to go.”

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Take The Quiz

Take The Quiz

Do I Have an Eating Disorder?

Are you or a loved one experiencing behaviors or symptoms that might be related to an eating disorder? Our Eating Disorder Assessment Quiz will let you know whether additional evaluation is needed to determine if you, a friend, or a loved one currently has an eating disorder.

Enter your contact information below to begin the eating disorder quiz, and start the journey to a healthy relationship with food and nutrition.

  • For Myself

    For Myself

    Please answer the quiz questions honestly. All fields are required.

    Do you worry about your weight and body shape more than other people?

    Do you avoid certain foods for reasons other than allergies or religious reasons?

    Are you often on a diet?

    Do you feel your weight is an important aspect of your identity?

    Are you fearful of gaining weight?

    Do you often feel out of control when you eat?

    Do you regularly eat what others may consider to be a large quantity of food at one time?

    Do you regularly eat until feeling uncomfortably full?

    Do you hide what you eat from others, or eat in secret?

    Do you often feel fat?

    Do you feel guilty or depressed after eating?

    Do you ever make yourself vomit (throw up) after eating?

    Do you use your insulin in ways not prescribed to manage your weight?

    Do you take any medication or supplements to compensate for eating or to give yourself permission to eat?

    Do you exercise for the sole purpose of weight control?

    Have people expressed concern about your relationship with food or your body?

  • For a Loved One

    For a Loved One

    Please answer the quiz questions honestly. All fields are required.

    Do they worry about their weight and body shape more than other people?

    Do they avoid certain foods for reasons other than allergies or religious reasons?

    Are they often on a diet?

    Do they feel that their weight is an important aspect of their identity?

    Are they fearful of gaining weight?

    Do they often feel out of control when they eat?

    Do they regularly eat what others may consider to be a large quantity of food at one time?

    Do they regularly eat until feeling uncomfortably full?

    Do they hide what they eat from others, or eat in secret?

    Do they often feel fat?

    Do they feel guilty or depressed after eating?

    Do they ever make themselves vomit (throw up) after eating?

    Do they use their insulin in ways not prescribed to manage their weight?

    Do they take any medication or supplements to compensate for eating or to give themself permission to eat?

    Do they exercise for the sole purpose of weight control?

    Have people expressed concern about their relationship with food or their body?

Why Should I Take the Eating Disorder Test?

Veritas Collaborative offers an eating disorder screening tool to help people assess whether they might benefit from talking to an eating disorder treatment professional, whether it is for themselves or if someone is attempting to determine if a friend has an eating disorder.

The eating disorder quiz is a confidential and user-friendly resource designed to detect potential signs and symptoms of eating disorders.

It covers a range of eating disorder behaviors, thoughts, and emotions, providing a comprehensive assessment of a person’s relationship with food and body image.

The results of the eating disorder test can serve as an important starting point for discussions with healthcare professionals and help guide appropriate interventions or treatment options.

By promoting early detection and intervention, Veritas aims to support people in accessing the necessary care and resources for recovery from eating disorders.

Who Should Take the Eating Disorder Test?

Eating disorders are complex mental health conditions that can affect anyone, regardless of age, gender, or background. Recognizing the signs and symptoms of an eating disorder can be challenging, as they often manifest subtly and can be easily overlooked. This eating disorder test is designed as a valuable tool to help individuals gauge their relationship with food, body image, and related behaviors.

You Should Consider Taking the Eating Disorder Quiz If:

  1. You Have Concerns About Your Eating Habits: If you find yourself preoccupied with food, dieting, body weight, or shape, and these thoughts interfere with your daily life, the test can provide insight into possible underlying issues.

  2. You Experience Emotional Distress Related to Food: Emotional eating, guilt, anxiety, or depression related to meals, body image, or weight might indicate an underlying eating disorder.

  3. You’ve Noticed Physical Changes: Unexplained weight loss or gain, feeling weak, or experiencing other physical symptoms connected to your eating habits may warrant further investigation.

  4. You’re Worried About a Loved One: If you notice a friend or family member displaying signs that could be indicative of an eating disorder, you can take the test on their behalf to gain a better understanding of what might be going on.

  5. You Want to Learn More About Eating Disorders: Even if you don’t have immediate concerns, taking the test can be an educational experience. Understanding the signs and risk factors of eating disorders can be useful for personal awareness and helping others in your community.

What’s Next After Taking the Eating Disorder Test?

This eating disorder test is not a diagnostic tool, but it can be a starting point for those seeking help. If your results indicate a potential concern, it is essential to consult with a healthcare provider specializing in eating disorders. Professional assessment, diagnosis, and treatment are the keys to recovery. Learn more on our “What to Expect” page.

Which Conditions Does the Eating Disorder Quiz Take into Consideration?

Eating disorders come in various forms, and understanding them is the first step toward recovery. At Veritas Collaborative, we provide care and support for a wide range of conditions, including:

  • Anorexia Nervosa: A disorder characterized by an intense fear of gaining weight and a distorted body image, leading to severe restrictions on food intake.

  • Bulimia Nervosa: Those struggling with bulimia nervosa may engage in cycles of binge eating, followed by behaviors such as vomiting or excessive exercise to prevent weight gain.

  • Binge Eating Disorder: Unlike bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder involves episodes of overeating without the subsequent purging behaviors. It’s the most common eating disorder in the U.S.

  • OSFED (Other Specified Feeding or Eating Disorders): This category encompasses disorders that don’t fully meet the criteria for anorexia, bulimia, or binge eating disorder but still cause significant distress or impairment.

  • ARFID (Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder): ARFID is characterized by a lack of interest in food or aversion to certain textures, colors, or smells, leading to a limited diet but without concerns about weight or appearance.

If you’ve ever asked yourself, “Do I have an eating disorder?”, our eating disorder quiz can help guide you toward the answers you need. The quiz isn’t only about diagnosing; it’s a tool to connect you with resources and professionals who specialize in the specific conditions mentioned above.

What Treatment Is Available for Those Struggling with Eating Disorders?

At Veritas Collaborative, we understand that eating disorders affect individuals across all age groups. That’s why we offer specialized treatments to address the unique needs of both children and adults:

Child & Adolescent Eating Disorder Treatment: Tailored care for the younger population, available in OP, PHP/IOP, residential, and inpatient settings, allowing for age-appropriate intervention and support.

Adult Eating Disorder Treatment: Comprehensive care for adults struggling with eating disorders, offered in OP, PHP/IOP, residential, and inpatient environments to meet the individual’s specific needs and recovery goals.

Virtual Options: For those seeking flexibility and remote access, we provide virtual treatment options, including PHP, IOP, and outpatient care. These virtual therapies ensure that support is available no matter your location.

The first step toward understanding your unique needs and treatment options is taking our eating disorder quiz. It provides insights into the most appropriate care level for you or your loved one and helps guide you to the resources best suited to your situation. If you’ve ever asked, “Do I have an eating disorder?”, this quiz is a vital tool in connecting you with the right care pathway at Veritas Collaborative.


Patient and Family Testimonials

“The staff are knowledgeable, the program is highly structured, and they embed practices like the Friendship award or CBT classes that are crucial for a renewing mindset. They also offer this program for younger ages so this is a rare & special program.”

Jeff, Former Patient

“Excellent programming, therapists, and physicians. They are strong advocates for the patient AND family. If you have a child that suffers from an eating disorder, I strongly recommend Veritas.”

Michael, Patient’s Parent

“I left a review 1 month ago and would like to give an update. We’ve had a very good experience with Veritas. We had great support from the therapist and dietitian and I love the ladies at the front desk. They are awesome! We don’t live in the Atlanta area, but decided to temporarily relocate so our child can continue therapy with Veritas. The staff is knowledgeable and their treatment is evidence based and effective. Their focus is not just weight restoration, but they also teach valuable coping skills, nutrition and appropriate body movement. They also build in time for schoolwork so that your child does not fall behind academically. It is a well-rounded program and it was life-saving for our child. If your child is struggling with an eating disorder, I would definitely recommend Veritas for treatment.”

Marguerite, Patient’s Parent

Frequently Asked Questions About Our Eating Disorder Quiz

  1. What is the purpose of the eating disorder quiz?
    The eating disorder quiz is designed to help individuals recognize potential signs and symptoms of eating disorders, including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and other related conditions. It provides a starting point for further evaluation and professional consultation.

  2. Who should take the eating disorder quiz?
    Anyone who is concerned about their relationship with food or body image, or who has questions like “Do I have an eating disorder?”, should consider taking the quiz. It can also be taken on behalf of a loved one.

  3. Is the eating disorder quiz confidential?
    Yes, the quiz is confidential. Veritas Collaborative will use your information only to follow up on your quiz results and support your recovery if needed.

  4. Can the quiz diagnose an eating disorder?
    The quiz is not intended to be used for diagnostic purposes. It’s a tool to detect potential signs of an eating disorder, and the results should be discussed with a healthcare professional for a proper diagnosis and treatment plan.

  5. What types of eating disorders does Veritas Collaborative treat?
    Veritas Collaborative provides care for a range of conditions including Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder, OSFED, ARFID, and co-occurring mental health disorders.

  6. What happens after I take the quiz?
    After completing the quiz, you will gain insight into whether you might benefit from talking to an eating disorder treatment professional. Veritas Collaborative may reach out to discuss your results and next steps.

  7. How does Veritas Collaborative approach co-occurring disorders?
    Veritas Collaborative’s comprehensive approach ensures that co-occurring disorders, such as anxiety or depression, are addressed alongside the eating disorder. This holistic approach helps in treating the individual as a whole.

  8. Is the quiz the only way to seek help from Veritas Collaborative?
    No, the quiz is just one way to start your journey. You can also call Veritas Collaborative directly at 855-875-5812 or complete our contact form for assistance, information about our programs, insurance, or any other concerns.

  9. How long does it take to complete the eating disorder quiz?
    The eating disorder quiz takes just a few minutes to complete. It consists of straightforward questions designed to assess your behaviors, thoughts, and emotions related to eating disorders.

  10. What support does Veritas Collaborative offer beyond the quiz?
    Veritas Collaborative offers various treatment programs tailored to the specific needs of individuals struggling with eating disorders. We provide professional care, support, and resources necessary for recovery, guiding individuals through every step of their healing journey. See our eating disorder treatment centers.

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Treatment Services

Eating Disorder Treatment Services

A place for healing, a place for hope.

Eating disorders are isolating, but recovery doesn’t have to be. At Veritas Collaborative, we understand the profound challenges of anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, ARFID, OSFED, and related conditions. With personalized treatment services to suit almost any age or situation, we’re here to help you find the care you need.

Explore our eating disorder treatment centers and get started on the path to healing. Take the first step by calling 855-875-5812 today.

Child & Adolescent Eating Disorder Treatment Program

The care we offer young people is designed for the unique needs of the early stages of life. Our eating disorder treatment specialists are attuned to the school and family dynamics that are often closely tied to an individual’s relationship to food. That’s why we integrate educational support into our eating disorder treatment plans for children and adolescents. We help young people progress in their education while in treatment and prepare them for the challenges of returning to school in recovery. 

We also encourage family involvement in the recovery process. Loved ones can have a profound impact on how we eat and how we view ourselves. We strive to empower parents, siblings, and extended family to be allies in eating disorder recovery.

Adult Eating Disorder Treatment Program

Veritas Collaborative provides whole-person care through a collaborative community of support to help you get your life back from your eating disorder. You are not your illness. Our eating disorder treatment program for adults gives you the tools to identify and change disordered behaviors and thoughts. 

With a dedicated multidisciplinary care team, you’ll have access to a wide variety of treatment components. Key program elements include individual, group, and family therapy, culinary and nutritional programming, expressive arts and movement therapy, and off-site restaurant and therapeutic outings. Our holistic approach and evidence-based therapies can set you on a path to long-term recovery from your eating disorder.

Virtual Eating Disorder Treatment

We offer treatment for eating disorders online for those without immediate access to our brick-and-mortar treatment centers, as well as those who find virtual care a better fit for their lifestyle. Our virtual program connects you with your treatment team wherever you are. From the comfort of home, you can access a comprehensive range of services, including nutrition counseling, medical consultations, psychiatric sessions, therapeutic meals, and individual, group, and family therapy. Our dedicated team of eating disorder specialists tailors your care to the level you’d receive in our in-person treatment centers. At Veritas Collaborative, distance doesn’t lessen our commitment to making you feel supported and seen. You are never too far to receive the care you need. 

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