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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.

Lessons Learned: You’re More Than a Number on a Scale

I recently overheard a woman saying that she was returning a pair of boots because they “made her calves look fat.” She offered up this information to the person standing behind her in line and again to the cashier as reason for return. All the while, her young daughter wa
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The Dangers of Over-Exercising

Exercising is a great way to maintain weight and stay healthy. It can also improve your mood, help you sleep better, etc. Despite having many positive benefits, when taken to an extreme such as over-exercise or compulsive exercise, it can be quite detrimental to a person’s health, esp
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What Families Need to Know About Eating Disorders

You had always suspected that something was wrong, but you never knew what. Then, you discover – or suspect – that a loved one has an eating disorder. Why didn’t you see the signs before? What do you do? As a family member, it’s difficult to know how to help your loved one, but
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A New You: What Does Eating Disorder Recovery Look Like

For individuals in treatment, they want to know what eating disorder recovery looks like. What does it mean to be recovered? Does it mean being completely happy? Or is it OK to still wish that your waistline was a bit smaller? What does recovery look like? Recovery from eating disorde
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Eating Disorders on College Campuses: What Can You Do?

A recent death at Central Michigan University brought to light the prevalence of eating disorders on college and university campuses. Kelly Markatos, a 22-year-old senior at the college, died of an eating disorder last semester, most likely from complications from bulimia according to
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You Deserve Your Own Love Love and Affection

At Shoreline, we know that beginning treatment is tough. But it’s the most necessary step for getting over your eating disorder. We’d like to start sharing our clients’ stories about their eating disorder struggles and successes to help other realize that you’re not alone in this figh
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New Job Opening for a Primary Therapist/Program Coordinator

Shoreline Center for Eating Disorder Treatment with facilities in Long Beach and Laguna Hills, CA , is recruiting a full time Licensed or Licensed eligible Primary Therapist to oversee the daily administration of our PHP and IOP programs. This position requires both management and dir
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New Years Resolution: Honor Life by Living

At Shoreline, we know that eating disorder recovery is possible, but sometimes you need models for recovery. So we’ve asked our clients to share their stories about their recovery. Today, we share one that seems very fitting for this new year: Learning to honor life by living. _
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