Smiling woman learns about purging disorder facts

Purging Disorder Facts

Eating disorders, such as purging disorder, are unfortunately a common occurrence in the United States. Experts blame this phenomenon on many factors. Some blame the beauty standards that the media sets, while others blame the abundance of food. Regardless, many disturbing purging disorder facts make it clear that eating disorders are deadly. What Is Purging…

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Embracing Self-Compassion While in Recovery

By: Ashley Hemrich, MA, Regional Director of Clinical Partnerships September is National Recovery Month, and we know recovery can symbolize different things for those regaining life after dependency on unhealthy coping behaviors; however, the struggles to obtain sustainable recovery are quite similar. Continued self-compassion is one of the struggles often neglected. Long-term recovery can be…