LOS ANGELES, Sept. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Center For Discovery, the largest provider of eating disorders treatment in Southern California and a leader nationwide with more than 60 residential and outpatient facilities, has opened its latest center in Glendale, Calif., it was announced today.
- 3,307-square-foot outpatient facility designed specifically to treat up to 30 clients.
- Treatment programs offered include Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, and Binge Eating Disorder, the most common eating disorders in the U.S.
- An often-underrepresented diagnosis in specialized treatment, an estimated 2.8 million Americans suffer from Binge Eating Disorder, making it more common than breast cancer, HIV and schizophrenia.
"Discovery Glendale is designed to create community where clients and their families can comfortably the treatment process. Our multidisciplinary team of specialists support and empower our clients through the recovery journey," says Dawn Delgado, LMFT, CEDS-S Outpatient Director of Operations, Center For Discovery.
Treatment at Center For Discovery Glendale is specialized for adults and adolescents in order to provide an intimate setting for personalized treatment. The level of care and interventions most appropriate for clients will depend on the severity of the eating disorder, individual medical and nutritional needs, and whether any co-occurring disorders are present, such as depression, bipolar, or anxiety.
"The needs of individuals seeking eating disorder treatment vary greatly, so effective and efficient treatment must be personalized. We know that treatment is not only about the diagnosed issues, but also the contributing factors," says Delgado. "We understand that while the symptoms may be similar, the underlying factors are unique to each of our clients."
Key to this approach is teaching skills that clients can bring home with them. "Our Glendale outpatient treatment team works hard to ensure that the skills and knowledge learned in treatment are easily transferrable after treatment," says Delgado.
About Center For Discovery:
Center For Discovery, headquartered in Orange County, California, operates more than 60 facilities nationwide that specialize in the treatment of eating disorders, providing successful residential and outpatient treatment for the past 20 years. Its proprietary treatment model utilizes the latest research, which has created an unmatched record of success in the healthcare industry. Center for Discovery is part of Discovery Behavioral Health, a leading healthcare provider in the U.S., specializing in the treatment of children, teens and adults suffering from mood and anxiety disorders, substance use and addiction, self-harm, attachment, and eating disorders. To learn more about the Glendale outpatient eating disorder program, please visit http://glendale.centerfordiscovery.com/ or call 866-539-0869.
SOURCE Center For Discovery