Eating Disorders Institute (EDI) offers state-of-the-art therapies
to treat anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and obesity. EDI brings
together the resources of three organizations - NRI, the University
of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and Sanford Health - to seek out the most effective therapies for these
Established in 1997, the program provides both clinical care and multi-faceted
research programs. Practitioners provide assessment, treatment and
consultation for adult and adolescent patients, who in turn provide
an information base for researchers studying eating disorders and
the outcomes of various forms of treatment. Participation in research
Intensive treatment services may include medical management, counseling
and psychotherapy, therapeutic drugs and nutritional managements.
In addition to clinical care and research, EDI staff members are available
to consult with other medical professionals seeking the most effective
therapies for their patients. Educational programs are also conducted
for health-care personnel, schools and community groups.
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