Tips for Parents of a Child with an Eating Disorder

Tips for Parents of a Child with an Eating Disorder

Written By: Francie White, MS, RD, Co-Founder of Central Coast Treatment Center Remember that there is a new “part” of self or aspect of self that has ‘hijacked’ the old true self that you have always known. This new part is often very terrorizing, sending extreme...

Maudsley Method

Maudsley Method

Alongside individual and group psychotherapy, The Central Coast Treatment Center follows the Maudsley Method, an evidence-based practice in the treatment of eating disorders that considers parents and other family members as resources for recovery. Developed in the...

Nutrition & Metabolism Facts

Nutrition & Metabolism Facts

There are a lot of myths and misunderstandings about Nutrition and the way our metabolisms work. Here are some proven, scientific facts to help clear some of those up... 1. Metabolism: Your metabolism is determined by how energetic and active the cells of your body...

Advice for Parents

Advice for Parents

As parents and loved-ones, it can be difficult, and it is common to feel helpless about how to help your child who is struggling with an exercise or eating disorder. However, as their closest personal relationships and role models, it is critical to keep some of these...