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It can be tough to cultivate and maintain a healthy relationship with food. That’s why millions of people deal with eating disorders. If an eating disorder is negatively affecting your life, it’s time to get professional counseling from an eating disorder therapist.

Whether you are located in downtown Bolingbrook, the suburbs of Bolingbrook, other nearby places such as Naperville, Wheaton, or anywhere else in Illinois, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs of an Eating Disorder

There are many types of eating disorders that present in various ways. Here are the signs associated with some of the most common eating disorders:

  • Anorexia: being underweight, having your self-esteem tied to your weight, restrictive eating, fear of gaining weight.
  • Binge eating disorder: recurring binging episodes, lack of control over how much you eat during a binge.
  • Bulimia: Binge eating, purging, fear of gaining weight.
  • Orthorexia: An unhealthy obsession with healthy eating.
  • Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID): weight loss, avoidance of food, food restriction, abnormal eating habits.

Read this article by licensed therapist Allison Summer to learn about the role a distorted body image plays in eating disorders and how to overcome it.

Get Eating Disorder Counseling Today!

Left untreated, eating disorders can get worse and worse. So, it’s best to address unhealthy eating habits at their onset. Mental Health Match can help you find an eating disorder therapist to help you discover the reason(s) behind your eating habits, understand your relationship with food, learn new thought patterns and behaviors, and reach your personal goals. Start by browsing below or using our free therapist matching tool.

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Jenny Sitzer
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The initial session is often focused on assessing the history of the client's concerns and collaboratively developing a vision for a more engaged and values-driven life. Jenny encourages clients to establish treatment goals and define benchmarks.


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The initial session is often focused on assessing the history of the client's concerns and collaboratively developing a vision for a more engaged and values-driven life. Jenny encourages clients to establish treatment goals and define benchmarks.

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • Eating Disorders
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • LGBTQ+
  • Panic Attacks
  • Parenting
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Social Anxiety
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  • Women's Issues
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Andrea Elkon
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Dig deep into the beliefs you have about yourself, your performance, and the influence of forces around you. We will see how those thoughts connect to your feelings and your actions, so that you can feel emotionally healthy and perform your best.


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Dig deep into the beliefs you have about yourself, your performance, and the influence of forces around you. We will see how those thoughts connect to your feelings and your actions, so that you can feel emotionally healthy and perform your best.

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One size does not fit all when it comes to therapy. We will explore the thoughts, feelings, and behaviors that have you the most "stuck." Behavior change comes when we understand the "what's" and the "why's" of those thoughts and emotions.

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  • Anxiety
  • Athletes
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Disordered Eating
  • Sports Performance
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Julia Dombrow
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help you find a more fulfilling way to live your life, express yourself, and overcome the things causing you pain. You deserve to be heard and to receive support, compassion, and acceptance.


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help you find a more fulfilling way to live your life, express yourself, and overcome the things causing you pain. You deserve to be heard and to receive support, compassion, and acceptance.

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together we would identify the things you want to change, make a plan for change, and work toward those goals at your own pace. When you leave a session, you can have a deeper understanding of yourself and feel as though you are making progress.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger Management
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Career Counseling
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting
  • Pre-Marital Counseling
  • Relationship issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues
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Rebecca Leslie
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Change your relationship with food and your body. We will work together to help you develop a healthy relationship with food. We may talk about values, your thoughts, and your behaviors.


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Change your relationship with food and your body. We will work together to help you develop a healthy relationship with food. We may talk about values, your thoughts, and your behaviors.

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I use research supported treatment approaches in an individualized manner, which allows me to tailor therapy to best help you. I draw from cognitive behavioral, acceptance and commitment, and interpersonal therapy approaches.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Binge Eating
  • Body Image
  • Eating Disorders
  • emotional eating
  • Food and Eating Concerns
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Overeating
  • Stress
  • Stress Eating
  • Weight Management
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Rebecca Leslie remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin
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Laura Riss
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work together to understand how your past experiences inform your present difficulties as well as your strengths. Being understood and validated is key to creating sustainable changes for a happier and healthier life without the need for therapy.


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VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

work together to understand how your past experiences inform your present difficulties as well as your strengths. Being understood and validated is key to creating sustainable changes for a happier and healthier life without the need for therapy.

Something to know about my approach is:

I work collaboratively using an integrative approach that draws on mindfulness, cognitive behavioral, dynamic, and creative techniques.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Body Image
  • Boundaries
  • Depression
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Food and Eating Concerns
  • Interpersonal Problems
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Relationship Distress
  • Stress
  • Trauma
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Laura Riss remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin