Nutritional support for eating disorder recovery

Restoring the balance between pleasure and nourishment.

Our approach to nutrition

The Nutritional dimension of the Adaptive Care Model® works to help clients restore the balance between nourishment and pleasure on physical and emotional levels. ...

This helps clients heal their relationships with both food and with their bodies. With guidance and exposure to balanced food choices and real-life eating experiences, clients gain mealtime confidence and learn to enjoy the whole meal experience – not just the food.

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With our “all foods can fit” model, we believe in food flexibility and enjoyment without shame and judgment. Our registered dietitians and culinary teams support clients as they establish healthy eating patterns and promote client creativity and flexibility within a compassionate, supportive and safe environment.

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The Alsana® difference

Using visual guidelines and fuel groups, Alsana embraces meal planning without measurements or traditional exchanges to challenge you and your body to develop a mutually trusting relationship....

Our kitchen life skills groups, led by our culinary team, and our nutrition psychotherapy groups, co-led by both a dietitian and

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a therapist, guide and challenge you to experience food, flavors, meals, cooking and even grocery shopping within a healing environment to prepare you to return to your every-day life after treatment.

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Nourishment for a sustainable recovery

Explore the work of Alsana's Nutrition dimension.

Adaptive Care

The Adaptive Care Model reflects our holistic, integrative approach to eating disorder treatment. Our multi-disciplinary teams support clients in their recovery by empowering them to heal through medical, therapeutic, nutrition, movement, and relational practices.

Adaptive Care Model

Medical Treatment

Alsana’s medical program is based on building health resilience to provide a physical foundation of recovery.



Alsana’s nutrition program integrates a balance of nourishment and pleasure within a real-world environment to restore a nurturing relationship with both food and body.



Alsana’s movement program is built on evidence-based treatment that redefines the relationship with physical activity and integrates progressive levels of movement as healing for both mind and body.



Therapy at Alsana is centered on an understanding of the complexity of eating disorders and its underlying biological, behavioral, and ...

environmental influences.

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Alsana’s relational program provides guidance and support for clients to explore and grow their own sense of purpose as part of the recovery process.

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