Eating disorders are serious mental issues that affect millions of Americans. Unfortunately, very few sufferers seek treatment. If you know someone who has an eating disorder, offer to help.
If you’re not sure how to assist someone with a disorder, start by figuring out what they’re suffering from. Then, consult a professional, such as those at Fairwinds Treatment Center. He or she can guide you through the treatment process.
Once you talk to a professional, put their advice to use and act immediately. If you have questions or feel your strategy needs adjusting, don’t be afraid to contact Fairwinds. They’d be happy to guide you through the process. Then, once the time is right, to work one-on-one with the sufferer to help them heal.