Eating Disorders

St. Luke's eating disorder program addresses the physical and emotional challenges of anorexia and bulimia. The program is designed for both inpatients and outpatients and includes an in-depth evaluation and individualized treatment recommendations. Our team includes a psychiatrist, registered nurse, family therapist and dietitian. A plan of care is customized for each patient and helps them cope with:

  • Distorted body image
  • Inappropriate body weight goals
  • Compulsive eating patterns
  • Nutrition needs
  • Identity issues
  • Low self-esteem
  • Failure to identify emotions
  • Family issues
  • Insecurities in social relationships
  • Healthful exercise needs
  • Assertive communication needs
  • Perfectionism

For information on St. Luke's eating disorder treatments, call (319) 369-8261.