eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of all mental illnesses and Center For Discovery is proud to serve the youth and families who struggle with this devastating disorder., said Mark Hobbins, President of Center for Discovery.
New York, NY (PRWEB) October 25, 2016
Center For Discovery, a nationally recognized leader in residential eating disorder and mental health treatment has announced the opening of a new eating disorder treatment center location in the Hamptons, New York. The New York facility provides specialized residential treatment for children and adolescents with eating disorders, including anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorder.
“Center For Discovery is pleased to announce the opening of the first and only dedicated residential eating disorder program in New York serving children, teens and families in the Tri State area. We are grateful for the support of the medical, clinical and regulatory communities who have been instrumental in our efforts to bring residential eating disorder treatment to the citizens of New York. According to the National Eating Disorders Association, eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of all mental illnesses and Center For Discovery is proud to serve the youth and families who struggle with this devastating disorder.“, said Mark Hobbins, President of Center for Discovery.
This New York location provides specialized residential treatment for adolescents and teens struggling with eating disorders through the proprietary, family-based treatment process pioneered and successfully practiced by Center For Discovery for the last 20 years.
As with all Center for Discovery locations, the Hamptons facility will be staffed by highly trained professionals, each specializing in the treatment of eating disorders to provide family-integrated eating disorder treatment as well as a nutrition program using exposure response prevention (ERP) and a nationally renowned kitchen skills and meal support component that is unique to Center For Discovery programs. Center For Discovery provides a high level of practical application skills while providing a safe secure and comfortable environment where children and adolescents can identify and resolve serious emotional and psychological issues that have prevented them from effectively managing life experiences.
About Center For Discovery
Center For Discovery is a national leader in behavioral health and operates 47 programs across the U.S. All of Discovery’s programs are Joint Commission accredited and include intensive outpatient, partial hospitalization, and residential treatment facilities. For nearly two decades, Center For Discovery has provided clinically sophisticated eating disorder, mental health and substance abuse treatment to help clients and their families heal from the often devastating effects of various illnesses. For more information, visit http://www.centerfordiscoveryhamptons.com/.