EATING DISORDER GROUP: Wednesdays at 6-7:30 PM

Dr. Susan Mendelsohn (Dr. Susie) provides the most comprehensive eating disorder process groups in South Florida as the most powerful adjunct to individual treatment.

This Group is For Individuals Struggling With:

  • Anorexia Nervosa
  • Bulimia Nervosa
  • Orthorexia Nervosa
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Disordered Eating

Eating Disorder Group Description:

  • Process, psycho-educational, interactive, exposure therapy group
  • Open group

Eating Disorder Group Provides:

  • Family atmosphere
  • Psycho-educational activities
  • Skill-Building tools
  • Compulsion-Management tools
  • Private/confidential support via Dr. Susie's Facebook ED Support Board 24/7
  • Sense of hope, belongingness, optimism and effective communication

To enhance:

  • Positive relationship building
  • A sense of universality and cohesiveness
  • Constructive and appropriate support
  • The understanding of the eating disorder
  • A sense of breaking free from the compulsions
  • Boundary recognition and enforcement
  • Self-soothing activities
  • Affect management
  • Amelioration of cognitive distortions

 To become a group therapy client:

  1. Patient must currently be in treatment with a clinical psychologist who specializes in the treatment of eating disorders.
  2. Patient must sign a consent to release information from your current therapist to Dr. Susie for continuity of care.
  3. Patient will see Dr. Susie for a 90-minute consultation to assess readiness for the group process.
  4. Must be committed to weekly group sessions until ready for graduation/discharge.

Dr. Susie provides a customized treatment plan for each of her group members while utilizing a multi-disciplinary treatment team approach. The treatment team includes, but is not limited to, an eating disorder registered dietician OR certified health coach, psychiatrist (if necessary); Internal medicine and family practice physicians and any other specialist the patient may require for his/her specific circumstances are also considered part of the patients treatment team. 

"Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live." - Jim Rohn





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Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308


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