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Impulsive eating issues, otherwise known as binge eating disorder, is characterized by an individual’s urge to consume large and unhealthy quantities of food. In addition, a person may eat more quickly, eat until uncomfortably full, and eat in secrecy due to feelings of embarrassment and shame. It is also common to experience feelings of guilt or disgust with oneself when struggling with an impulsive eating disorder. These impulsive eating issues are typically used as a coping mechanism for people who are dealing with deep and overwhelming thoughts, feelings, and emotions. Seeking the help of a therapist to assist in developing healthy skill building techniques to cope with mental health is key to living a healthier lifestyle.

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Tara Javidan

Director of Professional Outreach

Tara Javidan is an expert in treating impulsive eating issues and binge eating disorder. She has publicly presented at a variety of conferences specifically on the topic of binge eating disorder. Tara is passionate about helping her patients find meaningful, productive, healthy, and effective ways of coping with overwhelming emotions. She focuses on the intention of therapy being centered on the basis of her client’s desire to overcome their emotional roadblocks, change their perspectives, and to build healthy minded skills for coping with their mental and physical beings. Tara uses an integrative approach to treating impulsive eating disorders by utilizing the behavioral therapy modalities of CBT, DBT and ACT.

Abby Levin

Clinical Supervisor

Abby Levin is passionate about helping her clients to make positive and impactful changes to their lives. She has a broad work experience treating patients who deal with a variety of eating disorders, including impulsive eating issues and binge eating disorder. Abby worked at a higher level of care treatment center where she helped clients in managing eating disorders and other anxiety related behaviors. Abby utilizes a holistic and evidence-based treatment approach that incorporates the therapeutic strategies of CBT, DBT, and ACT to help patients overcome poor and unhealthy eating habits, as well as achieve other goals for personal and emotional growth.