Capital Counseling, MSW, LCSW-R
Capital Counseling Your Lifeline to Better Mental Health
246 Union St, Schenectady, New York 12305
Eating Disorders comprise a group of conditions characterized by emotional distress and compulsive behaviors related to food. Anorexia refers to the compulsive restriction of calorie intake often accompanied by an intense fear of evidencing any body fat. At times such individuals develop perceptual distortions in which they perceive themselves as fat despite being evidently underweight. Another Eating Disorder is Bulimia in which individuals compulsively cause themselves to vomit to prevent calorie intake. Some bulimics eat large quantities of food, referred to as binging, prior to purging through vomiting. A third Eating Disorder is compulsive overeating in which individuals consume far more calories than needed which can be driven by a number of unmet...(view profile to read more)
Jodie Wilson, LCSW-R
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
407 Tulip Street, Liverpool, New York 13088
Eating disorders are complex, however full recovery is possible. Counseling is one important part of the treatment process. My approach is to help you develop a treatment team, including counseling, nutritional guidance, and medical support. Through therapy, you can identify and change negative core beliefs, learn skills to manage and tolerate emotional distress, and learn new ways to improve relationships. Therapy can also help you manage the anxiety that often comes through the recovery process, and together we can help you find healing and wholeness.
Siri Sokol, D.S.M. Ordained Minister
116A Dove St, Albany, New York 12210
I do not abide by universally accepted BMI's or stereotypes regarding dress size. A client should be happy with their figure the way they are. If not, they must curb their addiction to food. Portion control seems to work well along with music therapy. It used to be thought that listening to the radio boosts appetite at mealtimes. By the same token, discontinuing the music can help a heavy person reduce.