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Eating Disorders Treatment Blog

Welcome to the Shoreline Eating Disorders Treatment Blog

There is so much to say in regards to eating disorder recovery, and we have a lot to say. This blog talks about topics related to insurance, motivation, research and so much more. You are here because you want to learn more about these disorders, and we want to provide you with information that can help you in your quest for information and answers. In the coming days, please stay tuned for lots of articles and individual blog entries on the subject. These blogs will be sure to keep you both informed and thinking.  Learn from The Shoreline Bloggers, who are eating disorder experts and former clients. Please check back often, and share your eating disorder stories in the comments of the blogs. We look forward to helping you.

New Job Opportunities

With our growth, Shoreline Center for Eating Disorder Treatment, has exciting opportunities at both our Long Beach and Laguna Hills locations. We are seeking an experienced therapist or therapist-intern to join our team. This candidate must be well versed in eating disorder treatment,
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Perfecting Motherhood: Why Perfectionism is Bad for You and Your Kids

We all want to be the “perfect” mother, raising children who are healthy, happy and accomplished. But some parents take it to the extreme. They don’t allow their children to eat anything but the “best” foods and dress. They want their children to look a certain way and to put out a ce
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New Location Open House Coming Soon – RSVP Today!

Open House Meet & Greet Please join us for a fun-filled day as we connect with friends, enjoy drinks, hors d’oeuvres & sweets, raffle prizes and a presentation on eating disorder treatment and the Shoreline philosophy by key Shoreline staff. Friday, June 27, from 1–6 pm PST. T
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8 Self-Care Tips for Mothers

During the first few years of a child’s life, we’re overly concerned about the child’s welfare. Mother’s, on the other hand, will put their needs on the backburner. So what can a mom do to ensure that she’s properly taking care of herself? Self-Care Tips for Mom While your children wi
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Dealing with Meal Planning When You’re In Recovery

Meal planning with a family is difficult no matter what. Add to that planning meals when you’re in eating disorder recovery, and it can become more difficult. For some people, creating menus can be seen as the path to getting better. For others, meal planning can be quite painful. So
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Promoting a Healthy Body Image in Kids

The way that parents view their body can positively or negatively affect a child’s own body image.  While it’s normal to have thoughts or moments of body dissatisfaction, if taken to an extreme, it can lead to self-consciousness, anxiety and potentially an eating disorder. The followi
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Balancing Careers, Motherhood and Eating Disorders

For someone suffering from an eating disorder, handling the normal day-to-day activities is hard enough. Add to that a mother with a crying baby and lack of sleep and the balancing act becomes more difficult. So how does a mother balance her career and home responsibilities when she h
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Pop Culture and Eating Disorders: It’s Often Inaccurate

Pop culture has a singular view of eating disorders: They almost glamorous it as a way to show off thin models and actors. A recent article by Chloe Angyal in the Daily Life (“What pop culture gets wrong about eating disorders”) exposes these media messages for what they truly are – a
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Save the Date: New Location Open House Soon!

Dear Shoreline Friends and Family, We are excited to announce that we will be opening a new facility in South Orange County in Summer 2014. Thank you for your continued support of Shoreline Center for Eating Disorder Treatment. We are excited to share with you our latest endeavor. We
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