The right combination

of psychotherapy, medications, and integrative treatment modalities.

Treatment Approach

is highly personal to find the right combination of psychotherapy and medications.

Treatment Modality

is available for individuals, couples, and families to treat all psychiatric disorders including addictions.

The cause is not known. There appear to be some genetic components with identical twins more often affected than non-identical twins. Cultural factors also appear to play a role with societies that value thinness having higher rates of disease. Additionally, it occurs more commonly among those involved in activities that value thinness such as high-level athletics, modelling, and dancing. Anorexia often begins following a major life change or stress-inducing event. The diagnosis requires a significantly low weight. The severity of disease is based on body mass index (BMI) in adults with mild disease having a BMI of greater than 17, moderate a BMI of 16 to 17, severe a BMI of 15 to 16, and extreme a BMI less than 15. In children a BMI for age percentile of less than the 5th percentile is often used.

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Jennifer White

The right combination of psychotherapy, medications & integrative treatment modalities.

1 (800) 234 8976
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175 Main Street, 19A,
Norton, LONDON