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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 Elwood, the suburbs of Elwood, other nearby places such as Joliet, Channahon, 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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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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Kellie Rice
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I integrate complementary methodologies & techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, I work with each individual to help them build on their strengths & reach their personal goals.


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I integrate complementary methodologies & techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, I work with each individual to help them build on their strengths & reach their personal goals.

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I'm an interactive, solution-focused therapist. I approach healing by providing support & practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. I navigate the intersection of past history, current struggles & future goals.

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  • Addictions
  • Disordered Eating
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Recovery
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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
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  • Depression
  • Depression Management
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  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
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Leslie Alton
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work to gather an understanding of how mental health can be treated and where it is currently inhibiting the clients lifestyle. We will learn how to implement skills, psychoeducation and practical steps to achieve a balance in the clients life.


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work to gather an understanding of how mental health can be treated and where it is currently inhibiting the clients lifestyle. We will learn how to implement skills, psychoeducation and practical steps to achieve a balance in the clients life.

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I utilize a cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) approach at the center of my practices. In conjunction with CBT, I practice dialectical behavior therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy depending on what best fits the client.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
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  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
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Olivia Ritter
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While working collaboratively, we will determine a holistic way to challenge negative thoughts, set goals, discover new skills, and find the perfect balance you need between your emotional mind and logical mind.


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Together, we will:

While working collaboratively, we will determine a holistic way to challenge negative thoughts, set goals, discover new skills, and find the perfect balance you need between your emotional mind and logical mind.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach stems from strengths-based treatment, cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, and cultural humility. Additionally, I strive to view the person as a whole instead of the presenting problem.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Disordered Eating
  • Eating Disorders
  • Food and Eating Concerns
  • Personality Disorders
  • School issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Suicidal Ideation
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