Find An Eating Disorder Therapist in Durham, NC.

Experienced counselors in Durham, NC for anorexia, bulimia, food aversion, orthorexia nervosa and other food issues.


Tina Lepage, Psy.D.
Eating Disorder Counselor

Tina Lepage, Psy.D.

Group Psychology & Psychiatry Practice Serving the Triangle for Over 15 Years

LEPAGE ASSOCIATES PSYCHOLOGICAL & PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES, 5842 Fayetteville Road, Suite 106, Durham, North Carolina 27713 | (919) 572-0000

Whether working with individuals struggling with anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, or general eating issues, we strive to help clients better understand the role that food, exercise, and body image play in their lives and to help them change behavior and thinking patterns that are creating suffering and pain. Because eating disorders often begin as a response to coping with distressing or uncomfortable feelings, we work with individuals to create new, healthier coping strategies. Additionally, the therapy process creates opportunities to gain insight regarding how food and exercise function adaptively and maladaptively in clients’ lives. This is done in a safe and supportive environment w....

Kelly Jerome, MS, LPCA, CRC, NCC
Eating Disorder Counselor

Kelly Jerome, MS, LPCA, CRC, NCC

Board Certified Licensed Professional Counselor Associate

1200 Broad Street, Suite 103, Durham, North Carolina 27705 | 919-533-9377

For many people, the difficulty with food is that it is a requirement to sustain life. Problems with eating often stem from difficulty regulating emotions such as boredom, sadness, loneliness, anger, hopelessness or worry. My approach to eating disorders uses elements from evidence-based Dialectical Behavior Therapy. If an eating disorder is severe, I will recommend inpatient treatment. If you are in recovery or experience periods of mild problem eating, we will identify triggering situations, thought patterns or emotions that induce the behavior through a mindfulness approach. Self-soothing, distraction, or acceptance strategies are among those we will use to bring behavior change.

Eating Disorder Counselor

Veritas Collaborative

615 Douglas Street, Suite 500, Durham, North Carolina

Veritas Collaborative, a Specialty Behavioral Health Hospital for Young People & Center of Excellence for the Treatment of Eating Disorders, treats male and female children & adolescents, 10 – 19 years of age, at the acute inpatient, sub-acute inpatient/acute residential, and partial hospitalization levels of care. Three key components of treatment at Veritas Collaborative are the hands-on culinary program, extensive family involvement in treatment, and the on-site school that allows patients to continue their academic trajectory while on the road to recovery.

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You Have Found Honest and Real Therapy for Food Issues in Durham, NC.

Are you ready to start on a new path? Thank you for visiting our North Carolina search of licensed therapists in Durham who specialize and have experience treating food issues such as anorexia, over eating, food aversions, orthorexia nervosa and bulimia.  Food issues affect anyone, both children and adults and can impede our relationships and daily life. Counseling for help with food and eating is a vital component of healthy recovery and restoration. Find the right counselor for eating and food issues in Durham right now and begin your new life.

Durham is a city that is located in multiple counties- Durham County and Orange County and Wake County in North Carolina. It has a land area of 109.78 square miles and a water area of 0.89 square miles.  The population of Durham is 257,636 people with 100,513 households and a median annual income of $50,420. .


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Therapy in Durham is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your Durham therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Durham public health department.