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Eating Disorders

It is estimated that 8 million people in the U.S. suffer from eating disorders such as anorexia, binge eating or bulimia.  On the other end of the spectrum, many struggle with overeating or a food addiction.  Here are some excellent resources to help recognize the symptoms of and how to overcome an eating disorder.  New Leaf can help too.  Our trained therapists can professionally evaluate the situation and recommend appropriate care.

Helpful Articles

Overcoming an Eating Disorder

Recommended Reading

Anatomy of A Food Addiction
by Anne Katherine, M.A.

Art of the Inner Meal
by Don Altman

Bulimia, A Guide to Recovery
by Lindsey Hall & Leigh Cohn

Food and Love
by Dr. Gary Smalley

Hope, Help, & Healing for Eating Disorders
by Dr. Gregory L. Jantz

The Deadly Diet
by Terence J. Sandbek, Ph.D.

The Monster Within Overcoming Bulimia
by Cynthia Joye Rowland

The Secret Language of Eating Disorders
by Peggy Claude-Pierre

Why I Can't Stop Eating
by Debbie Danowski & Pedro Lazaro

Helpful Links

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa & Associated Disorders

National Eating Disorders Association

National Institute of Mental Health - Eating Disorders

Overeaters Anonymous