Eating disorders are not caused by any single factor. Many factors play a part, and may be present in different degrees for each person.
Eating disorders are patterns of unhealthy eating and/or dieting behavior. These patterns of are associated with emotional, physical, and social distress requiring treatment.
Pershing Turner Centers is dedicated to expanding knowledge, detection, prevention and treatment of eating disorders through advocacy on both the state and national levels.
Pershing Turner Centers offers highly specialized outpatient treatment, support, mental health education, & resources to children, adolescents, and adults with eating disorders, weight concerns, and body image issues. We also offer general psychological services for depression, anxiety, interpersonal and relational issues, and related conditions.