Gender-Affirming Care for Eating Disorders

Gender-Affirming Care for Eating Disorders

When 21-year-old author and reality television star Jazz Jennings opened up to the public about her recent diagnosis of binge eating disorder, some fans assumed that her struggles with her weight and eating habits stemmed from her identity and experiences as a...
2021 Eating Disorder Research Roundup

2021 Eating Disorder Research Roundup

At the end of the year, we often reflect on lessons learned over the past 12 months. Thankfully, 2021 expanded the conversations surrounding eating disorders and mental health. Much like last year, there were many eating disorder-related studies published that focused...
Maudsley Parents Hear from Experts

Maudsley Parents Hear from Experts

In today’s third blog in our series on Family-Based Treatment, we have decided not to “reinvent the wheel”. Instead, we’d like to guide our readers to an incredible resource for families of children or teens with eating disorders: maudsleyparents.org. Below we...
Family-Based Treatment Myths

Family-Based Treatment Myths

In our series focused on family-based treatment (FBT) for children and adolescents, we started with a comprehensive description of the treatment model, highlighting the stages of treatment, the role of parents, and the approach to feeding. In this blog, we’d like to...
2019 Outcomes: A Year In Review

2019 Outcomes: A Year In Review

We at Columbus Park, are committed to our ongoing provision of expertly delivered evidence-based eating disorder treatment.  As we’ve reported in previous posts, we diligently follow patient progress by administering brief but thorough questionnaires* at regular...