The causes of eating disorders are diverse, involving unique personal stresses, along with susceptibilities, both emotional and biological, that raise levels of anxiety, self-doubt, and feelings of ineffectiveness. The major forms of eating disorder are:
For more than 40 years, the Eating Disorders Program at the Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA has been dedicated to providing tailored treatment services, for children and adolescents with eating disorders.
Our multidisciplinary treatment team provides specialized treatment across a continuum of care. Learn more about our treatment programs: