Anorexia Nervosa Treatment Centers Waterville ME

Anorexia nervosa in Waterville is an eating disorder that involves a major disturbance in the way a person deals with food, weight and body image. One of the main features in anorexia is a strict limitation of food. It it is seen much more frequently in girls and women than in men.

Dr. Keith E. Cook
(207) 358-4336
Counseling, Psychotherapy, Consulting & Training60 Front Street
Waterville, ME
Specialties
Depression, Anxiety or Fears, Trauma and PTSD, Dissociative Disorders
Qualification
School: University of Maine
Year of Graduation: 1969
Years In Practice: 30+ Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Average Cost
$90 - $100
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: No
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes

Mr. John D Shaw
(207) 622-3300
21 Meadow Rd.
Augusta, ME
Specialties
Depression, Child or Adolescent, Relationship Issues
Qualification
School: Boston University School of Social Work
Year of Graduation: 1979
Years In Practice: 30+ Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Children (6 to 10),Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19),Adults,Elders (65+)
Average Cost
$70 - $100
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: No
Accepted Insurance Plans: Aetna

Ms. Denise Hammond
Denise Hammond Counseling
(207) 251-1282
62 Portland Road
Kennebunk, ME
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in Maine
10 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Aging, Bipolar Disorders, Depression, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Pain Management, Parenting Issues, Physical Illness/Impairment, Pregnancy/Childbirth, Sexual Abuse/Rape, Sexual Orientation, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Gender Identity, Life Transitio
Populations Served
AIDS/HIV+, Children of Divorce, Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual, Transgendered, Disabled, Alzheimer's, Caregivers, Step Families, Chronic Illness, Cancer Patients, Brain/Head Injured, Grandparents
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Children (6-12), Adolescents (13-17), Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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Mrs. Patricia Graves
Patricia T. Graves, MSW
(207) 361-3271
775 U.S. Route 1, #5
York, ME
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in Maine
24 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Depression, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Physical Illness/Impairment, Sexual Abuse/Rape, Spiritual/Religious Concerns, Stress, Trauma/PTSD, Life Transitions, Women's Issues
Populations Served
Chronic Illness, Cancer Patients
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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Mr. Edward Miller
Edward E. Miller, LCSW
(207) 778-4778
117 Belcher Road
Farmington, ME
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in Maine
30 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Trauma/PTSD, Personality Disorders
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59)

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Dr. Paul Gervais
(207) 358-4481
Clinic16 Julianne Lane
Augusta, ME
Specialties
Depression, Eating Disorders, OCD, Dissociative Disorders
Qualification
Years In Practice: 20+ Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: Male
Age: Adolescents,Adults,Children,Elders
Average Cost
$80 - $130
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans: Aetna

Crossroads Counseling Center, PLLC
(207) 420-8891
Crossroads Counseling Center, PLLCRoute 202
Manchester, ME
Specialties
Family Conflict, Depression, Anxiety or Fears, Mood Disorders
Qualification
School: University of Southern Maine
Year of Graduation: 2005
Years In Practice: 6 Years
Patient Info
Ethnicity: Any
Gender: All
Age: Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6),Children (6 to 10),Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13),Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19),Adults,Elders (65+)
Average Cost
$110 - $130
Payment Methods
Sliding Scale: No
Accepts Credit Cards: Yes
Accepted Insurance Plans: BlueCross and/or BlueShield

Ms. Irene Firenze
Irene Firenze, LCSW
(207) 737-8509
158 S. Pleasant St.
Bowdoinham, ME
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in Maine
22 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Aging, Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Bipolar Disorders, Career/Employment Concerns, Couple or Marital Issues, Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Domestic Violence, Grief/Loss, Interpersonal Relationships, Multicultural Issues, Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder, Ph
Populations Served
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics), Military/Veterans, Disabled, Immigrants/Refugees, Step Families, Gifted, Chronic Illness, Brain/Head Injured
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59), Seniors (60 +)

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Ms. Andrea Gabel-Richards
Andrea Gabel-Richards
(207) 667-8670
210 Main Street
Ellsworth, ME
Credentials
Credentials: MSW, LCSW
32 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Child Abuse and Neglect, Depression, Dissociative Disorders, Eating Disorders, Sexual Abuse/Rape, Sexual Orientation, Trauma/PTSD
Populations Served
Offenders/Perpetrators, Disabled, Brain/Head Injured
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Adolescents (13-17), Young Adults (18-25), Adults (26-59)

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Ms. Terri Lewis
Terri L. Lewis, LCSW
(207) 990-0091
123 Water St. Suite 205
Bangor, ME
Credentials
Credentials: LCSW
Licensed in Maine
15 Years of Experience
Problems Served
Anxiety/Panic Disorders, Depression, Interpersonal Relationships, Self Abuse, Trauma/PTSD, Personality Disorders
Membership Organizations
HelpPro.com
Age Groups Served
Adults (26-59)

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Links Between Depression and Anorexia?

Q: I am single father dealing with a daughter who is anorexic. The doctors are prescribing anti-depressants to help remedy the condition but my daughter is hardly depressed. What's the logic?


 

Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that involves a major disturbance in the way a person deals with food, weight and body image. One of the main features in anorexia is a strict limitation of food. It it is seen much more frequently in girls and women than in men.

When treating anorexia, a number of options are available. Studies show that a multi-faceted approach may be more effective. Psychiatric, nutritional and behavioral counseling combined with medication may be recommended. The use of anti-depressants is a common practice because eating disorders often involve other emotional issues that can be effectively dealt with via these medications.

I would recommend speaking with your physician to discuss your daughter's treatment plan in depth. And don't hesitate to voice your questions and concerns.


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