Binge-Eating Disorder

What is binge-eating disorder?

Binge-eating disorder is the most common eating disorder in the United States. It's an eating disorder where one has episodes of eating large quantities of food with a feeling of losing control and being accompanied by shame and guilt afterward.

Symptoms of binge-eating disorder include:

  • Rapidly eating your food

  • Eating until feeling uncomfortably full 

  • Eating when you don’t feel physically hungry


Some treatment approaches we use to help you on your binge-eating disorder recovery journey are: 

  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) 

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

  • Trauma Informed Care

  • Exposure Therapy (ERP)

  • Nutritional Education

  • Art Therapy

  • Movement Therapy

  • Family Therapy 

  • Parent Coaching

It is possible to recover. There are some tips and tricks that can help provide the support needed to maintain a healthy state of being and resist the temptations to relapse.
  • Admit there is a problem you do not have to suffer alone. 

  • Begin therapy and create a multidisciplinary team including a HAES therapist, HAES nutritionist, and primary care HAES physician. 

  • Understand that no food is moral. Its not good or bad, just food! 

  • Get rid of your scale and stop focusing on your weight, but focus more on how your body feels.

  • Identify your triggers and work towards finding alternatives.

  • Join a support group, such as our Meal Support Group.

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Where can you find therapy for Binge-Eating Disorder?

We are an Eating Disorder Therapy center based out of Ambler, Pennsylvania. However, all of our therapists are qualified to provide online eating disorder therapy to all residents of PA, NJ, DE, and FL.

Online Therapy for Binge-Eating Disorder

We provide virtual eating disorder therapy to anyone living in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Florida. Some towns served virtually include, but not limited to are Chester County, Bucks County, Montgomery County, Delaware County, Essex County, Somerset County, Morris County, New Castle County, Sussex County, Kent County, Sarasota County, Broward County, Monroe County, and more.