Treatment and Support Groups

Groups our current members are offering. If you have a continuous group running, and would like it to be listed, please email our Social Media Chair with name, location, time, a one sentence description and contact information (Up to four lines)

 

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ED Warriors

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

Yes, it meets once a week every week

Description

Change your relationship with food, body and exercise, through yoga. This is not a calorie burning activity rather an opportunity to work with your body and get back to yoga basics. Classes are lead by experts in the field of eating disorders including a L’ifestyle Lounge RD and or a LCSW.

What Days of the Week
  • Saturday

When Does the group meet and for how long?

Saturdays at 2:00pm

Saturday - Start Time

02:00 PM

Saturday - End Time

03:00 PM

Address

308 Harrington Ave.
Closter, New Jersey
United States
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Primary Contact

Laura Cipullo

Primary Phone

(917) 572-7137

Primary Email

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Interpersonal Process Group

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

Yes, it meets once a week every week

Description

The group is designed for women with a history of an eating disorder who are looking to better understand how their struggles with food and body image are connected to other areas of their lives. The group fosters open communication and assists participants in making connections about the issues underlying their eating disorder behaviors.

What Days of the Week
  • Monday

When Does the group meet and for how long?

Mondays 6-7:30pm

Monday - Start Time

06:00 PM

Monday - End Time

07:30 PM

Monday - Session Price

$85/group

Address

220 Fifth Avenue
11th FLoor
New York, New York 10001
United States
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Primary Contact

Alizah Lowell

Primary Phone

(646) 543-8858

Primary Email

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Emotional Eaters Group

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

Yes, it meets once a week every week

Description

Meets weekly on Tuesdays from 6:30 pm-7:45 pm
Led by Cassandra Lenza, LMSW

This group is designed for women ages 18 & up who are seeking help for emotional eating and binge-eating behaviors. The group is conducted by a Licensed Clinician with specialized training in Binge Eating Disorder. Discussion topics include food and emotions, body image and shame, self-esteem, social and coping skills,
sexuality, societal and cultural influences, family and relationships. Nutritional guidance is provided by Melainie Rogers, MS, RDN, CDN, CEDRD.

What Days of the Week
  • Tuesday

When Does the group meet and for how long?

Tuesday evenings from 6:30pm-7:45pm

Tuesday - Start Time

06:30 PM

Tuesday - End Time

07:45 PM

Address

112 w 27th street, suite 700, 7th floor
New York, New York 10001
United States
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Primary Contact

BALANCE Treatment Center

Primary Phone

(212) 645-6903

Primary Email

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Dr. Sontz's Ongoing Women's Psychotherapy Group

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

No, it does not meet every week

Description

An insight oriented, supportive, and mindfulness approach for individuals with eating, addictive, and relationship issues.

When Does the group meet and for how long?

Every other Friday, 6-8:30pm

Address

310 East 75th Street
Suite 5K
New York, New York 10021
United States
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Primary Contact

Dr. Jennifer Sontz

Primary Phone

(646) 342-1251

Primary Email

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Website

zocdoc.com

Monthly Support Group for Parents of Teenagers and Young Adults with Eating Disorders

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

No, it does not meet every week

Description

This group offers parents the opportunity to learn how to support a loved one, develop coping skills, improve communication and gain support from other parents.

When Does the group meet and for how long?

One Friday per month (TBA), 9 - 10:30

Address

547 Saw Mill River Rd
1B
Ardsley, New York 10502
United States
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Primary Contact

Dr. Martina Verba

Primary Phone

(914) 231-7295

Primary Email

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The Anti-Diet Plan

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

Yes, it meets once a week every week

Description

In this 9-week Mindful Eating group program, participants will learn new skills based on mindfulness meditation to develop a more peaceful relationship with food and their body. Designed as an alternative to dieting, this program is appropriate for men and women struggling with overeating including binge-eating disorder, compulsive overeating, emotional eating, chronic dieting and overeating, and bulimia. The group is not appropriate for people with restricting disorders. 

What Days of the Week
  • Wednesday

Wednesday - Start Time

06:30 PM

Wednesday - End Time

08:30 PM

Address

115 East 57th Street
New York, New York 10022
United States
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Primary Contact

Alexis Conason, Psy.D.

Primary Phone

(646) 841-3652

Primary Email

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Adolescent DBT-Based Skills Support Group

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

Yes, it meets once a week every week

Description

Teenage girls will meet weekly to learn principles of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and other techniques for emotional well-being; and support one another in their recovery processes. The group will integrate skills training, therapeutic social support, discussion of individual and group issues, and reinforcement of progress. Typically, group members may struggle with anxiety, depression, self-injury, eating disorders, and social relationship/social skills issues.

What Days of the Week
  • Monday
  • Wednesday

When Does the group meet and for how long?

Monday or Wednesday evenings based on client availability, $75 per session or BCBS/Aetna/Fidelis insurance.

Wednesday - Session Price

$75 per session

Address

245 N Broadway
#101
Sleepy Hollow, New York 10591
United States
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Primary Contact

Alison Varianides

Primary Phone

(914) 806-7376

Primary Email

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Adult Eating Disorder Group, Ages 18+

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

No, it does not meet every week

Description

Women with anorexia, bulimia, and related eating disorders will meet weekly and discuss goals, build skills,  and support one another, while exploring root issues and processing recovery in a supportive, creative, and engaging environment.

When Does the group meet and for how long?

TBD, $75 per session or BCBS/Aetna/Fidelis insurance.

Address

245 N Broadway
#101
Sleepy Hollow, New York 10591
United States
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Primary Contact

Alison Varianides

Primary Phone

(914) 806-7376

Primary Email

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Adolescent Eating Disorder Support Group, Ages 13+

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

No, it does not meet every week

Description

Teens with anorexia, bulimia, and related eating disorders will meet weekly and discuss goals, build skills, and use fun and creative techniques to process issues in recovery and support one another. Group sessions will be 1 hour long

When Does the group meet and for how long?

TBD, $75 per session or BCBS/Aetna/Fidelis insurance.

Address

245 N Broadway
#101
Sleepy Hollow, New York 10591
United States
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Primary Contact

Alison Varianides

Primary Phone

(914) 806-7376

Primary Email

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Outside Looking In: Eating Disorder Recover Group for Young Adults

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

Yes, it meets once a week every week

Description

This group is facilitated by Allison Jupiter, LCSW-R, CEDS, for females ages 20-29 years old, in recovery from an eating disorder.  The Group addresses topics, such as families, perfectionism, body image, intuitive eating, communication skills, and mindfulness.

What Days of the Week
  • Thursday

Thursday - Start Time

06:45 PM

Thursday - End Time

08:00 PM

Address

211 east 43rd street
New York, New York 10017
United States
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Primary Contact

Allison Jupiter

Primary Phone

(347) 675-7062

Primary Email

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DBT for Emotional Eating

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

Yes, it meets once a week every week

Description

Do you turn to food when you feel anxious, upset, stressed, or mad? Do you ever find yourself mid-way through a binge and not know how it happened? We will teach you practical skills for managing your emotions so that you stop relying on food and binge eating or overeating to cope. In this 20-week adapted DBT group, you will learn to increase awareness of urges to binge or overeat, how to sit with difficult emotions, strategies to stop unwanted emotions, ways to decrease your overall emotional vulnerability, and more!

When Does the group meet and for how long?

Meets weekly on Tuesdays from 6:00pm-8:00pm for about 20 weeks
Led by Rebecca Skolnick, Ph.D.

Address

MindWell NYC 80 8th Avenue
Suite 711
New York, New York 10011
United States
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Primary Contact

Rebecca Skolnick, Ph.D.

Primary Phone

(646) 809-5440

Primary Email

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Body Image Group

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Description

Meets weekly on Tuesdays from 6:45pm-8:00pm
Led by Natalie Jacobs, LMFT

This group is designed for those who are looking to develop a deeper understanding of how they relate to their bodies and how emotions can manifest physically through eating disorder behaviors and urges. The group will foster insight about the ways in which poor body image, lack of sense of self, and low self-esteem impact our identity and make change difficult. Members will gain support around practicing emotional regulation and self-compassion. Monthly group nutritional sessions will offer education about food neutrality, debunking food myths and how to integrate a sense of one's body into a greater concept of well-being. Nutritional guidance will be provided by Therese Bridges, MS RDN CDN, registered dietitian.

What Days of the Week
  • Tuesday

When Does the group meet and for how long?

Meets weekly on Tuesdays from 6:45pm-8:00pm

Tuesday - Start Time

06:45 PM

Tuesday - End Time

08:00 PM

Address

112 W 27th Street
7th Floor
New York, New York 10001
United States
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Primary Contact

Balance Treatment Center

Primary Phone

(212) 645-6903

Primary Email

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DBT Skills Group

Group Type:
  • Treatment Groups

Is This a Weekly Group Meeting?

Yes, it meets once a week every week

Description

DBT Skills Group: Group members will learn how to participate more fully in life, cope successfully with symptoms of anxiety or depression, get unstuck from unhelpful emotional or behavioral patterns, let go of judgments of self and others, utilize skillful ways of getting through emotional crises, decrease behaviors that are creating difficulties in life, more effectively handle emotional pain, and use assertive communication.

What Days of the Week
  • Sunday

When Does the group meet and for how long?

Sundays, 5-6:30pm

Sunday - Start Time

05:00 PM

Sunday - End Time

06:30 PM

Address

141 South 5th Street, Office West, Suite 6
Brooklyn, New York 11211
United States
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Primary Contact

Sarah Chipps, PsyD

Primary Phone

(415) 680-6508

Primary Email

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