Eating Disorders are a Serious Health Issue

eatingdisorders_maleMost of us have know or have heard about someone with an eating disorder. The number of people, young or old, male or female, dealing with this issue are growing very rapidly and what you may not know is that an eating disorder can be deadly.

This BBC NEW NI article talks about the eating-disordersfact that not only those with the disorder, but those who care about them, family and friends, may not realize that they are putting their lives in jeopardy, even if the get past the actual eating disorder.

P1050340We are proud of our partnership with Center for Hope of the Sierras. Through group work with horses we address establishing stronger personal boundaries, developing greater self confidence, improving self esteem and communication, while encouraging participants to be P1050250present and in the moment.

If you know someone who is or maybe struggling with an eating disorder SEEK HELP! There are many resources available and our program could be an important part of a comprehensive treatment plan. We would be happy to meet with you, show you around, introduce our wonderful horses, learn more about what you are going through and share how we may be able to help. Call or email to schedule a visit.

 

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