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Battling Eating Disorders Portland ME

Battling Eating Disorders in the 21st CenturyEating disorders have been around for a long time, but why. now more than ever are so many millions of people struggling with life and their body? You could blame the media, men and women are so slim on TV these days you can count their ribs.

City of Portland/Portland Public Hlth
(207) 874-8445
20 Portland Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Top of the Hill Counseling
(207) 780-8999
142 High Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
DUI/DWI offenders

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Access Team
(207) 780-0020
576 Saint John Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Women, Men, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Northeast Occupational Exchange
(207) 553-7056
62 Elm Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification
Types of Care
Outpatient, Partial hospitalization/day treatment
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders

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Catholic Charities Maine
(207) 775-5671x5320
250 Anderson Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Women, DUI/DWI offenders, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired, French

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Community Substance Abuse Centers
(207) 221-2292
2300 Congress Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Pregnant/postpartum women, Women
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Portland VA Clinic
(207) 771-3500
73 Washington Avenue
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient

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Transitions Counseling Inc
(888) 773-8886
222 Saint John Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient

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Crossroads for Women
(207) 773-9931
66 Pearl Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Pregnant/postpartum women, Women, DUI/DWI offenders

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Serenity House Inc
(207) 774-2722
30 Mellen Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Halfway house
Types of Care
Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Men

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Battling Eating Disorders

Battling Eating Disorders in the 21st Century

Eating disorders have been around for a long time, but why. now more than ever are so many millions of people struggling with life and their body? You could blame the media, men and women are so slim on TV these days you can count their ribs. What messages does this send when children as young as 10 have problems with their bodies? No child at 10 should be concerned about weight, or want to diet. Yet they do. Battling eating disorders is becoming harder and harder as the need to look like a celebrity rises.

Learn about Battling Eating Disorders

The best way to fight an eating disorder is to seek professional help. This is a very difficult addiction and unfortunately will require a good amount of medical care. Yes there can be long-term effects on the body even after years of sobriety, but isn’t it better than the result of death? Battling eating disorders can be a lengthy process, but it can be done.

Check out SoberRecovery.com to learn about waht you can do to help someone or help yourself deal with an eating disorder. It’s so important to act quickly, as this addiction can ruin a person in just a short time.

Anorexia can cause the healthiest person collapse from malnutrition and suffer cardiac arrest. Bulimia can force a person’s body to reject food forever! Binge eating will cause heart attacks, strokes and other obesity related issues. You don’t want this to happen to you. Whatever problems y...

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