Professional Resources

The following links to our center’s brochure, and detailed individual program information are provided for print and electronic distribution to patients, clients and loved ones.

Esperanza Eating Disorders Center Brochure (pdf)
Adult PHP and IOP Program (pdf)
Adolescent PHP and IOP Program (pdf)
Emotional Overeating Program (pdf)
Signs and Symptoms of Eating Disorders (pdf)


January 13, 2021

When Esperanza Eating Disorders Center opened in 2019, Susan C. Mengden, CEO and Clinical Director, had a clear vision of the environment she wanted to create for patients and staff alike. (pdf)

December 28, 2020
Non-traditional New Year Resolutions with no focus on weight or dieting. (pdf)

December 15, 2020
Guided Imagery Meditation helps patients find a calm mind and body. (pdf)

 November 17, 2020
Our Pre-Thanksgiving Luncheon and Celebration is another example of how “Recovery by Doing” is practiced. (pdf)

November 3, 2020
Holidays bring different joys and challenges for eating disorder patients in 2020. (pdf)

October 14, 2020
Emotional overeating problematic during the Covid pandemic. (pdf)

September 30, 2020
Hallie Smith Nikotich shares the message of HOPE for recovery. (pdf)

September 1, 2020 
Dahlia Barrera and Zaira Suarez share a very different kind of work relationship. (pdf)

August 18, 2020 
Staff Spotlight on our Family Therapist, Paul Campbell. (pdf)

August 4, 2020
Our Education Liaison, Susan Heinemeyer is dedicated to supporting our adolescents’ academic needs during treatment. (pdf)

July 28, 2020
Staff Spotlight on our office manager, Cindie Carrasco. (pdf)

July 14, 2020
Dessimber Daniels, LVN, has spent her career in mental health nursing. (pdf)

June 24, 2020
Olinka Tristan, MA, LPC has joined our team as Program Director for the Emotional Overeating Program. (pdf)

June 16, 2020
Staff Spotlight on our Sarah Snavely, RD, LD, our Family and Adolescent Dietitian. (pdf)

June 2, 2020
Esperanza re-opens for modified onsite eating disorder treatment June 1st. (pdf)

May 21, 2020
Esperanza is now an in-network provider. (pdf)

April 6, 2020
Online nutrition services with Esperanza’s Dietary Team. (pdf)

March 25, 2020
Tele-health eating disorder treatment programs. (pdf)