New York Substance Abuse Treatment Centers

Compassion Place Eating Disorder Treatment

New York, New York - USA (New York County)

Call the Addiction Search 24 Hour Rehab Helpline now 1-800-591-6474
Info iconWho Answers?

In New York, NY, Compassion Place Eating Disorder Treatment centers are available to treat the different types of eating disorders including anorexia, bulimia, and emotional eating. An eating disorder is sometimes referred to as or grouped with those conditions that are sometimes known as "lifestyle addictions".

Eating disorder treatment differs from that for drug or alcohol addiction, or other lifestyle addiction treatments. Eating is a necessary function that we must carry out in order to survive. In other words, it is something that must be done in order to maintain physical life. This is not so with alcohol or drug addiction, or other lifestyle addictions.

However, staff members at centers that offer the treatment protocol used by Compassion Place Eating Disorder Treatment in New York, New York know that for some people, even the knowledge that eating is a necessary part of life is not enough. For some reason, people who suffer from anorexia have a "skewed" impression of their body weight and appearance. They see excess weight where none exists; therefore, they eat as little as possible in order to "keep the weight off."

People who suffer from bulimia, sometimes called "binge-purge syndrome", on the other hand, will sometimes eat to excess. They will happily enjoy a four-course dinner, then, before it has time to digest and turn to fat, they will either make themselves throw up or take harsh laxatives to purge the food from their bodies. They, too, need the special services at Compassion Place Eating Disorder Treatment, New York, NY.

Emotional eating is exactly what it sounds like?a person eats in response to an emotion. It may be fear, sadness, anxiety, depression, or any other emotion, but to them the only way to handle it (or not handle it) is to eat. For them, the New York, NY, Compassion Place Eating Disorder Treatment staff is ready to show them how to overcome emotional eating and start eating for the right reason.

If you even think that you might suffer from an eating disorder, you can call (917) 832-1543. The people at the New York, NY, Compassion Place Eating Disorder Treatment facilities want to hear from you. They can help you determine if you do have this problem, and can offer help if you do.

  • phone
  • hotline
  • intake
  • fax
  • primary
  • secondary
  • Detox
  • Halfway House
  • Short Term Care
  • Long Term Care
  • Outpatient
  • Hospitalization
  • No
  • No
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • Yes
  • No

Facility Discussion

  1. There are no comments for this post yet. Use the form below to be the first!

Leave a comment


To protect the integrity of our site all comments are reviewed prior to being shown, we apologize for the small delay, but this brings a better experience for our readers. SPAM & rude comments are not tolerated. Using the 'Connect with Facebook' option will get your comment up faster!

Contact A Substance Abuse Counselor

We help people take the first steps toward getting help for their drug and alcohol usage and having drug-free lifestyles. To contact an alcohol/drug abuse counselor, please call 1-800-591-6474(Info iconWho Answers?).

Socialize with us
Close Icon

Where do calls go?

Calls to numbers on a specific treatment center listing will be routed to that treatment center. Additional calls will also be forwarded and returned by a quality treatment center within the USA.

Calls to any general helpline (non-facility specific 1-8XX numbers) for your visit will be answered by a licensed drug and alcohol rehab facility, a paid advertiser on

All calls are private and confidential.