Atlanta Eating Disorder Program
Discovery begins here.
Welcome to the place where you’ll find the peace and comfort you need to get back to the you you’re meant to be.
Here, you’ll gain the strength to uncover what needs to come to light in our warm, home-like environment. Every facility is selected to be the very best match possible for your specific needs.
At Discovery, you’ll work with our highly-trained, expert staff who’ll give you the confidence and reassurance you need to succeed. Using evidence-based techniques, they’ll guide you through the entire process and help propel you to discovering a better you.
It won’t always be easy. But we will always be here for you.
Welcome to Discovery. Welcome to new beginnings.
Center For Discovery Atlanta, Georgia Dunwoody is a residential eating disorder treatment center that caters to adolescent males and females 10-18 years of age. This center opened in January 2017 and is located in Dunwoody, Georgia. Dunwoody is a northern suburb 30 minutes from Atlanta located in DeKalb County, Georgia. Atlanta is the capital and most populous city of the state of Georgia and is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5.7 million individuals and the ninth-largest metropolitan area in the United States. Center For Discovery Atlanta serves clients from Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Kentucky, southeast Tennessee and Alabama. This adolescent, gender inclusive program, provides six beds in a residential home setting and offers individualized care and practices a “health at every size” philosophy. This residential program also provides dialectal behavioral therapy skills in a group setting, four times per week.
Residential treatment at Center For Discovery Atlanta, Georgia is a high level of care that provides 24-hour care to male and female teenager clients where they engage in group therapy, structured and monitored mealtimes, group social events, family therapy, and individual therapy. Weight restoration is the primary goal of eating disorder residential treatment. Additionally, scheduled mealtimes with other clients under staff supervision and personal meal plans where the client will meet with their nutritionist to discuss the specific requirements of each meal as part of weight restoration therapy in residential treatment.