Tips for Halloween and Recovery

For those in recovery for an eating disorder, Halloween can be a scary time. And not just because of the haunted houses and horror movies—but because of the exposure to food and candy. Halloween doesn’t have to be a stressful time. With the right preparation and support system, there are healthy and easy ways to…

Body Dysmorphia treatment at Rosewood Centers for Eating Disorders

Body Dysmorphia: What Does That Mean?

We’ve all found ourselves preoccupied with feeling self-conscious about our appearance from time to time. Maybe you think your smile is crooked, your nose too big or your skin has too many flaws. Hopefully these are just passing thoughts and nothing more than a nuisance. But there are people who think about their imperfections for…

Rosewood Alum Reunion

Thoughts from Rosewood Alumni About Our Seattle Reunion

Thank you to our incredible alumni who took the time to attend our alumni reunion in Seattle in June and share their feelings about the event. Your words mean more to us than you can ever know! Here’s a sample of what participants had to say… “Thank you guys for an incredible weekend. As ‘normal’…

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Depression and Eating Disorders: Listen Closely to Teens

Depression and eating disorders The teen years can be full of turmoil for young people. During adolescence, the brain and body undergo rapid development. Those changes can lead to what we tend to view as classic teen-aged behavior – moodiness, irritability and emotional volatility. But how to do you know when teen angst signals something…

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13 Reasons Why Sparks Discussion about Teen Suicide

13 Reasons Why is a fictional Netflix series that chronicles the events that led a 17-year-old high school student to commit suicide. Narrated by Hannah, the girl who took her own life, the series has become a pop culture phenomenon – and has sparked significant controversy. Many medical groups, mental health experts and parents have…