We recognize that every young person is unique and deserves care tailored to their needs. That’s why our multidisciplinary treatment team – composed of doctors, psychiatric providers, nurses, registered dietitians, therapists, and skilled therapeutic assistants – collaborates daily to ensure that each patient’s plan of care is individualized, attainable, and geared toward long-term recovery.
We believe families are powerful tools in the eating disorder recovery process. Therefore, a large component of our treatment process has been designed to facilitate family involvement through family therapy and multi-family groups each weekend. Our goal is to help each individual and family tackle the eating disorder and thrive together in the home environment.
Integrated Educational Support
Integrated directly into the Child & Adolescent Program, we provide age-appropriate educational support, including an on-site school, so that each patient is able to maintain progress on their academic trajectory. Our Education Coordinators are creative in implementing each student’s educational plans and meeting their needs. The primary goal of our Education Program is to enable the continuation of student learning and prepare the student for a smooth transition back to their home school upon discharge.
What to Expect from our Treatment Program
Evidence-based, individualized care for persons aged 8-17 years in a gender-diverse and inclusive environment.
Comprehensive, multidisciplinary treatment teams that remain with your child throughout their recovery journey
Therapy informed by a unique blend of approaches including Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Family Based Therapy (FBT)
Age-appropriate developmental, academic, and professional support
Eating disorder-specific psychiatric, medical, and nutritional rehabilitation
Robust family and multifamily programming
Culinary & nutritional programming led by passionate gourmet chefs and registered dietitians
Expressive art and movement therapy
Off-site restaurant and therapeutic outings
Levels of Care
Inpatient care provides a structured, highly monitored, around-the-clock treatment environment that comprises both individual and group therapies. IP is suitable for individuals who require daily medical interaction, are medically unstable, and/or are severely depressed or a danger to themselves as a result of their entrenchment in eating disorder behaviors.
Partial hospitalization care occurs six or seven days a week and comprises individual and group therapies with a focus on family/community of support involvement. PHP is suitable for individuals who are medically stable and in need of daily, structured programming, but not 24-hour supervision, and are currently unable to maintain their recoveries in an outpatient environment.
Intensive outpatient care is primarily group-based and occurs three times per week with an opportunity for individualized medical and dietetic treatment. IOP is suitable for individuals who are medically stable and in need of structure and support to maintain sound trajectories toward eating disorder recovery.