Watch the recent KABB Fox News 29 interview of Dr. Mengden and EDFSTX National Eating Disorder Recovery Advocate, Eric Dorsa.
Fox’s Camilla Rambaldi’s SA Strong segment shared Mengden’s expertise and Dorsa’s voice on the impact the pandemic has had on mental health and brought an increased awareness of eating disorders that are occurring in our community and around the nation.

SA STRONG
Treatment center raising eating disorders awareness

by Camilla Rambaldi

https://foxsanantonio.com/news/local/sa-strong-treatment-center-raising-eating-disorders-awareness

Resources

CARING FOR OUR CLIENTS & OUR SOUTH TX COMMUNITY DURING COVID-19
CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION (pdf)

In response to the recovery needs of our patients, both Adult and Adolescent, PHP and IOP, are being offered in virtual and onsite formats at this time.

The Adult Emotional Overeating Program continues in a virtual format at this time.

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)
Current In-Network Insurance Information (pdf)

“Recovery by Doing”
Pre-Thanksgiving Luncheon & Celebration with Mealtime Mindfulness Mantra


 
 

Article contribution:
Olinka Tristan, MA, LPC
Program Director, Emotional Overeating Program
Esperanza Eating Disorders Center

Movement Without Shame
Care and Appreciation Can Make a Difference

For many of us “working out” can be something that only brings to the surface feelings of shame. Many people who have struggled with an eating disorder have a hate-hate relationship with any type of exercise. (pdf)

Esperanza is pleased to be a Partner of the Eating Disorder Foundation of South Texas. Visit their website for more information on their mission  https://edfstx.org