Philosophy & Approach
At Ananda, we recognize that disordered eating helps manage
overwhelming and uncomfortable feelings. In uncovering the deeper
issues underpinning food, weight, and body struggles, individuals can
learn to respect and care for their physical, emotional, and spiritual
The Eating Disorder Treatment Program offers a powerful, integrative
approach based in expressive arts, motivational enhancement therapy,
and mind-body practices, as well as traditional cognitive therapy. This
program is creative, compassionate, and highly personalized.
Outpatient services include:
groups for teens and adults
meetings for family
- Calendar of Groups and Workshops
issues addressed are:
eating or restrictive eating
bulimia, binge eating disorder
around food and weight
out of control
goal is to care for the whole person in deepening self-worth,
self-attunement, and personal responsibility.
For more information on how this program can help you or someone you
please call Irene Ives, PhD - 544-4441 ext. 304.