Battling Eating Disorders Washington DC

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.

Clean and Sober Streets
(202) 783-7343
425 2nd Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less), Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Women, Men, Criminal justice clients

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So Others Might Eat Inc (SOME)
(202) 797-8806x1000
60 O Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Men
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Latin American Youth Center
(202) 319-2225
1419 Columbia Road NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Persons with HIV/AIDS, Gays and Lesbians, Pregnant/postpartum women, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
Spanish

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DOH/Addiction Prevention and Recovery
(202) 698-3773
1905 E Street SE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with HIV/AIDS, Seniors/older adults, Pregnant/postpartum women, Women

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Addiction Prevention and Recovery
(202) 698-6080
1905 E Street SE
Washington, DC
Hotline
(202) 698-6080
Services Provided
Detoxification, Methadone Detoxification
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less)
Special Programs/Groups
Seniors/older adults, Women, Men
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired, Spanish

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Gospel Rescue Ministries
(202) 842-1731x218
810 5th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Women, Men

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Whitman Walker Clinic/Mental Hlth and
(202) 939-7623
1701 14th Street NW
Washington, DC
Hotline
(202) 797-4444
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Persons with HIV/AIDS, Gays and Lesbians, Men, DUI/DWI offenders
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

Data Provided by:
Kolmac Clinic
(202) 638-1992
1411 K Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Gays and Lesbians

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Mental Health Substance Abuse Program
(202) 462-4788x241
2831 15th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
Spanish

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Second Genesis Inc
(202) 222-0120
1320 Harvard Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less), Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Seniors/older adults, Men, Criminal justice clients

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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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