We are here for you when you are ready to get help for eating disorders.  At The Bella Vita, treatment focuses on getting your body to a healthy state again, while also helping you understand the biological, psychological, social and spiritual causes of your anorexia, bulimia, and/or Binge Eating Disorder. Treatment educates you about current research developments specifically neuroscience, healthy eating and fitness, family dynamics, and much more. It teaches you how to cope with your emotions and shows you how to change unhealthy thoughts and behaviors. It offers you skills you practice to have your voice, express yourself and have healthy relationships with others and most importantly, yourself. It helps you connect to your understanding of spirituality.

The Bella Vita provides a safe, supportive environment to help people bring a healthy balance back to their lives. We offers a multi-faceted approach to healing disorders, which includes the following treatment modalities that integrate the mind, body and soul:

Help for Eating Disorders Through Evidenced Based Therapies:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
  • Motivational Interviewing Therapy (MIT)
  • Experiential Therapies – art, drama and music therapy
  • Specializing in Individualized Treatment
  • Individual Therapy
  • Family and Couples Therapy – to help create a strong support system for the individual
  • Group Therapy – connect with others to learn emotion management and practice coping skills
  • Family Focus Day: Education, Multi-family Group Therapy, Family Meal & Family Activity
  • Ongoing Psychiatric Consultation
  • Education on eating disorders & associated disorders, recovery and relapse prevention
  • Meditation, Mindfulness & Yoga
  • Nutritional Rehabilitation and Fitness – Meal planning and support from dietary staff
  • Trauma Focused Treatment
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Substance Abuse & Process Addictions
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Mood Disorders & Anxiety Disorders
  • Improving Body Image and Self-Esteem
  • The Bella Vita Free Community Support Group
  • Offsite 12-step Meetings