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Eating Disorder Services

ECHN partners with Walden Behavioral Care to offer comprehensive eating disorders treatment. 
  

Walden Eating Disorders Center at Rockville Hospital

The Walden Eating Disorders Center at Rockville Hospital opened in the summer of 2016. It is the state of Connecticut's first dedicated inpatient eating disorder treatment center for adults and adolescents.The new 30-bed facility provides the most intensive level of care for patients working toward eating disorder recovery.

Inpatient Program

  • A dedicated multi-disciplinary treatment team, including physicians, nurses, therapists, dietitians and mental health professionals
  • Treatment for patients with Anorexia, Bulimia, Binge Eating Disorder (BED) and Other Specified Feeding or Eating Disorders (OSFED).
  • Most major insurances accepted
  • Open to all individuals age 12+
  • Separate treatment areas for adults and adolescents

The Walden Eating Disorders Center at Rockville Hospital is conveniently located within an hour drive of Hartford, Conn., New Haven, Conn., Waterbury, Conn. and Springfield Mass.; less than two hours from Boston, Mass.; and less than three hours from New York City.

For more information about the Walden Eating Disorders Center located within Rockville General Hospital, 31 Union Street, Vernon, Connecticut, please call 860.872.5254.

Walden Clinic

The Walden Clinic opened in South Windsor, Conn in 2013 offering partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs for adolescents and adults. The clinic was Walden's first in Connecticut and the first in the state to include specialized services for individuals with a binge eating disorder, in addition to anorexia and bulimia

Adult Partial Hospitalization Program

  • 3-4 week program, five days per week
  • Group programs include dialectical and cognitive behavioral therapy, self-esteem, nutrition education, expressive therapy, body image, and relapse prevention

Adult Intensive Outpatient Program

  • 4-6 weeks, three evenings per week
  • Groups programs include dialectical and cognitive behavioral therapy, self-esteem, nutrition education, expressive therapy, body image, and relapse prevention

Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Program

  • 8 weeks, 3 evenings per week
  • Groups programs include dialectical and cognitive behavioral therapy, self-esteem, nutrition education, expressive therapy, body image, and relapse prevention

Intensive Outpatient for Binge and Night Eating Program

  • 6 weeks, 3 evenings per week
  • Group programs include dialectical and behavioral therapy, nutrition therapy, stress management, goal setting, and weekend meal planning

For more information about the Walden Clinic, located at 2400 Tamarack Avenue in South Windsor, Connecticut, please call 860.533.4672.