- Are you obsessed with your body or your weight?
- Do you make yourself throw up after eating?
- Do you feel guilty about eating?
- Are you significantly underweight or overweight?
Counseling for Eating Disorders
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Eating disorders, which are often painful to experience and witness, are usually not simply about the food. Rather, it’s most often about an underlying struggle for control and a sense of competence or effectiveness. Control over eating becomes a focus in one’s life because it’s seen as a success in the context of perceived failures.
The therapists at Vista Portland, OR treat disordered eating and eating disorders. Disordered eating generally presents as a preoccupation with food by avoiding it, using it as a reward, punishment, or a method of self-control. Eating disorders, which includes anorexia, is a serious and sometimes life-threatening condition.
We will help you to understand and break harmful eating patterns, better manage your feelings that contribute to the problematic behaviors, and build your self-esteem and sense of resiliency.