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In the Media | New Survey Shows 88% of College Students Say Social Media Makes Body Image Worse

In the Media | New Survey Shows 88% of College Students Say Social Media Makes Body Image Worse

Nearly thirty million Americans suffer from an eating disorder, according to the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders. In this video interview with Fox 43, hear from Kristin Szostak, LPC, Regional AVP of Operations for The Renfrew Center and Renfrew Alum, Mia K. as they discuss the impact social media has on body image. 

Eating Disorders & Personal Training: 9 Small Ways Trainers Can Make a Big Difference
Eating Disorders & Personal Training: 9 Small Ways Trainers Can Make a Big Difference

Eating Disorders & Personal Training: 9 Small Ways Trainers Can Make a Big Difference

Personal trainers are often the first to recognize the symptoms of an eating disorder, disordered eating, or a negative body image. Here’s how you can help.

How to Screen for Eating Disorders: 3 Essential Guidelines
How to Screen for Eating Disorders: 3 Essential Guidelines

How to Screen for Eating Disorders: 3 Essential Guidelines

Eating disorders often hide in plain sight, making it difficult to screen for them. Here are a few important guidelines for doing it carefully.

What to Do When Someone is Recovering from an Eating Disorder

What to Do When Someone is Recovering from an Eating Disorder

This post reviews tips that families, peers, teachers, and community leaders can utilize to help make the eating disorder recovery process more comfortable for everyone involved.

Offering Virtual College Outpatient Programming During Winter Break

Offering Virtual College Outpatient Programming During Winter Break

For college-aged students who choose to participate, The Renfrew
Center has integrated specialized programming into both its Virtual Day Treatment and Intensive Outpatient levels of care.

Virtual Outpatient Group for College Students

Virtual Outpatient Group for College Students

This Virtual Outpatient Group is open to college students with primary addresses in Delaware, New Jersey, New York, or Pennsylvania only.

Residential College Programming at The Renfrew Center of Coconut Creek, FL

Residential College Programming at The Renfrew Center of Coconut Creek, FL

For college-age students who choose to participate, The Renfrew Center of Coconut Creek, Florida has integrated specialized RESIDENTIAL programming to address the many challenges students face while attempting to balance recovery with the demands of school.

Before The Bell Rings: 5 Tips for Families with a Student in Recovery

Before The Bell Rings: 5 Tips for Families with a Student in Recovery

Going back to school can be stressful for students recovering from an eating disorder. Here’s how families can help build confidence.

Eating Disorders in College: Why Are Students Especially Vulnerable?

Eating Disorders in College: Why Are Students Especially Vulnerable?

College students are often at an increased risk for developing an eating disorder. We explore the reasons and risk factors to look out for.

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