Binge Eating Disorder is treatable. Professional help from licensed clinical social works, psychologists, psychiatrists, therapists, and nutritionists can assist in treating an individual battling this disorder.
There are a number of coping techniques, which are incredibly effective to minimize this disorder. Seeking out the assistances of a mental health professional will greatly assist in curbing the symptoms of Binge Eating. Moreover, it will help the affected person to conquer the emotional suffering and thus affected individual can adopt better mechanisms to deal with anxiety, stress and depression. Dialectical behavioral therapy is another approach, which aims to focus on teaching individual to regulate their own emotions and passions.
Support groups are another great tool. The Dell Center currently runs a bi-weekly eating disorder support group in Park City and Salt Lake City, Utah.
Anti-depressants and other medications are also prescribed in addition to counseling. These medications increase the level of serotonin, which can change our social behavior, mood, appetite, sleep memory and other functions. However, antidepressant medications have some persistence side effects, which include indigestion, constipation, dizziness, blurred vision, low sex desire etc. Individuals battling Binge Eating, may face problem at the early stage of treatment particularly when they are in remission.
Is Binge Eating negatively effecting you or a loved one? If so, call us at The Dell Center today. Our proven treatment programs actually work. Schedule a Binge Eating assessment today. Call our Utah office at 801-447-2666.