Columbia University Medical Center
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital The University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell

Day Treatment Program

Columbia’s Eating Disorders Program offers day treatment to help individuals normalize their weight and eating behaviors.

ColumbiaDoctors Midtown is unique in the metropolitan area for its comprehensive and evidence-based treatment for individuals with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and associated conditions. This program is designed for those who need more support than individual treatment can provide. Personalized group-based programs range from half to full days, up to five days per week.

Program Overview

  • Comprehensive Evaluation
  • Multi-disciplinary treatment
  • Supervised meals
  • Evidence-based group therapies
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
  • Nutritional education and counseling
  • Anxiety management
  • Stress reduction and yoga

Setting

The program is housed in a modern, comfortable space, conveniently located in midtown Manhattan and accessible to transportation and shopping. 

Program Leadership

Evelyn Attia, MD, supervises the team of specialists at CEDP, including psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, nutritionists and occupational therapists. Dr. Attia is the Director of Columbia’s Eating Disorders Research Program, and a recognized expert in the diagnosis and treatment of eating disorders.

Referrals

Referrals may be made by patients, family members, clinicians or treatment facilities. The Columbia University Eating Disorders Program may be recommended as part of a comprehensive treatment plan aimed to preclude the need for higher levels of care or to provide transitional support following discharge from an inpatient or residential setting.

Columbia University Eating Disorders Program
ColumbiaDoctors Midtown
51 West 51st Street
New York, New York 10019
212.326.8441

 

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