Eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of any mental illness, yet only 1 in 10 individuals suffering from the disorder receive treatment. Host Barbara Meyers talks with Julia F., who has lived with eating disorders for much of her life, and Marybeth Weinstock, a therapist on the staff of New Dawn Recovery Center in San Francisco to learn more about this debilitating condition.
Note: The views expressed in this program are those of the speakers and not necessarily those of Alameda County Behavioral Healthcare or Comcast.
Music: Promenade from Pictures at an Exhibition by
Modest Mussorgsky who lived with “fits of madness”.