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Local Clinic Launches Treatment Programs for Food Addiction and Eating Disorders

October 1, 2011

Birmingham Maple Clinic now offers treatment for eating disorders that addresses both the physical and mental needs of those who suffer from dangerous diseases like bulimia, chronic overeating and anorexia.

Troy, MI (PRWEB) October 01, 2011

Birmingham Maple Clinic recently announced the launch of specialized treatments for eating disorders, including treatment for food addiction, bulimia and anorexia nervosa. Individuals looking for eating disorder treatment centers in Michigan can now receive team-based treatment that includes psychotherapy, medical monitoring by licensed physicians, and nutritional counseling â“ all in one location.

Effective eating disorder treatment is critical for those who suffer from potentially deadly food addictions and disordered eating, however, it can be difficult to find eating disorder treatment centers in Michigan that offer a full range of medical and psychological services. Instead of focusing solely on body image and eating habits, Birmingham Maple Clinic addresses each facet of food addiction in the clinicâs eating disorder treatment program in Troy. Patients receive individualized care and treatment at the nationally accredited clinic, making it one of the top eating disorder treatment centers in Michigan.

As reported by the clinic, eating disorders continue to be on the rise in the US, thanks to a heavy focus on appearance and weight that is prevalent in todayâs mainstream media. Both adults and children can suffer from poor body image and have struggles with food addiction that can quickly turn into full-blown psychological disorders. The clinicâs goal is to treat both the food addiction and the psychological problems that cause it, while also helping individuals learn healthy habits.

Birmingham Maple Clinic has been specializing in mental health services since 1972, providing services for individuals, couples, families, groups and the community. The clinic provides treatment for a variety of psychological conditions, including anxiety and panic disorders, chronic illness, depression, grief and loss, eating disorders, substance abuse, sexual addiction, post traumatic stress disorder and marriage, family and relationship counseling. For more information, please visit http://www.birminghammaple.com.

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