Residential Eating Disorder Treatment for Adolescents
Center for Discovery Fairfield is an eating disorder treatment program that provides residential treatment for adolescents and teens, ages 11 to 17. Eating disorder treatment is not one of our programs, it is the program. Our program is dedicated solely to the treatment of adolescents and teens with eating disorders as primary diagnoses. Our residential treatment program is both specialized to adolescent eating disorder treatment and personalized for each resident. Center for Discovery Fairfield is under twenty-four hour supervision and is exceptionally effective at understanding the destructive behaviors and underlying emotional issues of anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder and other complex disordered eating. Every member of the Center for Discovery Fairfield team has a deep commitment to the well-being and healing of adolescents and their families.
At Center for Discovery, our belief is that teens and adolescents with eating disorders need specialized treatment. By dedicating our program to eating disorder treatment, we are able to provide more effective and targeted treatment. This specialized treatment also needs to be personalized for each resident to affect emotional, behavioral, social and spiritual growth for residents and their families. Since 1997, Center for Discovery has achieved a legacy of successfully helping adolescents and teens with eating disorders and their families. We remain dedicated to helping adolescents achieve long-term recovery from eating disorders. As part of that dedication, our eating disorder program is one of few in the country that also treats adolescent boys. Center for Discovery treatment programs are designed to be intensive interventions with family closely involved in the treatment process. Family involvement allows adolescents and teens to achieve optimal results and return home more quickly.
Residential treatment at Center for Discovery Fairfield takes place in a closely supervised, nurturing, and structured environment. Center for Discovery Fairfield is a home-like treatment setting and treatment is provided by our multi-disciplinary team of highly specialized, licensed psychiatrists, physicians, therapists, dieticians, and counselors. Our entire staff is dedicated to providing the highest level of care for your adolescent. Our program includes hands-on practical training for nutrition and food preparation on a daily basis as well as regular individual therapy, family therapy, and group therapy sessions.
Center for Discovery Fairfield is accredited by the Joint Commission and is licensed by the state. Accreditation and certification by the Joint Commission is recognized nationwide and is a symbol of quality, reflecting commitment to the highest treatment and performance standards. Many medical professionals refer adolescents to Center for Discovery when they need more structured care than an outpatient program can offer and we are a preferred provider for many healthcare insurance programs.
If your teen or adolescent is dealing with an eating disorder that is affecting your entire family, take comfort that Center for Discovery is a leader in the field of adolescent residential treatment and we can help. We know that seeking residential treatment for your child can be a difficult decision. If your adolescent or teen is in crisis, we can help. Please call us today at 866-377-9962.