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The Center for Eating Disorders at Sheppard Pratt, located in Baltimore, Maryland, offers comprehensive, individualized care for children, adolescents and adults with eating disorders including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder and compulsive overeating.

The Center, which has been a national leader in evidenced-based treatment since 1989, provides highly specialized individual, group, family, occupational, art and nutritional therapies and offers a full continuum of eating disorder treatment programs and care that is not found anywhere else in Maryland and the surrounding states.

We invite you to explore our website to find out more about our treatment philosophy and who we treat as well as detailed information about eating disorders, treatment options and supportive resources. If at any time you have questions, please don't hesitate to contact us.


Upcoming Special Events & Announcements:

PLEASE NOTE:  The free community support group usually held on Wednesday evenings will NOT take place on Nov. 25 or  Dec. 23 due to the holidays. 
The group will continue to meet at 7pm on all other Wednesdays. 

The 10th annual Love Your Tree Campaign is underway!
This arts-based positive body image program and poster campaign is a great way to encourage youth to explore the issues of self-acceptance, body diversity and media literacy.  Find out more at and call us to request a workshop for your school, college campus or youth organization today.  Posters are due by December 11.

February 21-28, 2016
National Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2016
Speaker announcements and event details coming soon!

April 9, 2016
*Save-the-Date* for The Center's Annual Professional Symposium
Eating Disorders: State-of-the-Art Treatment is a semi-annual training opportunity for physicians, psychologists, social workers, expressive therapists, occupational therapists, researchers, nurses and other providers involved in the provision of treatment for eating disorders. This one-day, intensive training is designed to help attendees enhance treatment and improve outcomes for individuals with eating disorders. Continuing education credits are offered.  Meet the 2016 speakers and follow registration updates here.


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Professional Symposium

Saturday, April 9, 2016

Join fellow psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, LCPC's, registered dietitians and other treatment providers from around the country for a full day of professional education. Learn up-to-date techniques in the treatment of eating disorders from five international research and treatment experts.

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