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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 Riverside, the suburbs of Riverside, other nearby places such as Berwyn, Hines, 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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Maricela Fajardo
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We will Identify practical strategies to help you manage day-to-day while also helping you to understand the deeper roots to help you get unstuck. We'll help you engage in the present, resolve the past and build a balanced, aligned future.


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Together, we will:

We will Identify practical strategies to help you manage day-to-day while also helping you to understand the deeper roots to help you get unstuck. We'll help you engage in the present, resolve the past and build a balanced, aligned future.

Something to know about my approach is:

I'll serve as a compassionate, attuned guide to help you navigate relationships and organize your thoughts/feelings. We will address the past, present and future. We'll unlock the gift of who you are, so you can live as the best version of yourself.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Wounds
  • Disordered Eating
  • Healing from Relationships
  • Perfectionism
  • Relationships
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Estrella Askren-Gonzalez
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Embrace what we feel plague us. From overthinking, hyper-sensitivity around emotions to obsession; there's strength in all of these things. We'll use inner child/reparenting + attachment-style work to help you better understand yourself & your needs.


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Embrace what we feel plague us. From overthinking, hyper-sensitivity around emotions to obsession; there's strength in all of these things. We'll use inner child/reparenting + attachment-style work to help you better understand yourself & your needs.

Something to know about my approach is:

I adapt to what works best for my clients. I often use somatic experiencing, mindfulness-based CBT, emotion-focused therapy and exposure therapy to support my clients. We'll do frequent check-in's to ensure we're on a path to progress.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Abuse and Neglect
  • Anxiety
  • Body Dysmorphia
  • Body Image
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Codependency
  • Disordered Eating
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family trauma
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • Intrusive Thoughts
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Relationship Distress
  • Ruminations
  • Self Harm Reduction
  • Sexuality
  • Women's Identity/Image
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Hannah Weiss
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Together we will explore your inner experiences -- your thoughts, feelings, fantasies, sensations, and dreams -- as they have related to influential experiences in your past, and as they manifest in the context of our relationship.


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Together we will explore your inner experiences -- your thoughts, feelings, fantasies, sensations, and dreams -- as they have related to influential experiences in your past, and as they manifest in the context of our relationship.

Something to know about my approach is:

I have witnessed firsthand the magnitude of in-depth attunement to one’s conscious and unconscious self as a means of long-term betterment, including profound developments in one’s ability to feel love, gratitude, joy, and playfulness.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Complex Trauma
  • Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)
  • Eating Disorders
  • Existential Issues
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Deanna Dotson
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Together, we will first build a therapeutic relationship where it is my hope that you will begin to feel comfortable sharing anything and everything that you feel will help us find all and any possible solutions to any issues you may be experiencing.


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Together, we will:

Together, we will first build a therapeutic relationship where it is my hope that you will begin to feel comfortable sharing anything and everything that you feel will help us find all and any possible solutions to any issues you may be experiencing.

Something to know about my approach is:

Something to know about my approach is that I look at all of my clients as human beings first. I find that viewing my clients using a holistic approach allows me to relate to clients better. I also use extreme compassion in all sessions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • acute stress
  • Adjustment issues
  • Alcohol Use Disorders
  • Alternative Relationship Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Bereavement
  • Binge Eating
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Caregivers for individuals with Dementia/Alzheimer's Disease
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Depression
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Fears and Phobias
  • gender dysphoria
  • grief
  • High anxiety
  • Identity
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mindfulness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Occupational Stress
  • Racial or Ethnic Identity
  • Racial Trauma
  • Sadness
  • Schizophrenia
  • Secondary Trauma
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma Recovery
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Shauna Summers
Together, we will:

I will talk about counseling expectations in general. After you have been coming for a while, you can expect that you will have spent time reflecting on different facets of your experience and will have gained more insight.


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Together, we will:

I will talk about counseling expectations in general. After you have been coming for a while, you can expect that you will have spent time reflecting on different facets of your experience and will have gained more insight.

Something to know about my approach is:

I utilize evidence-based techniques such as Solution-Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Enhance Attachment security, Narrative therapy, Bibliotherapy, and Neurotherapy in my approach.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Coping Skills
  • Couples Counseling
  • Couples issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Panic Attacks
  • Parenting
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationships
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Shauna Summers remote and phone therapy in Illinois