Center for Pediatric Eating Disorders
The Center for Pediatric Eating Disorders at Children’s Medical Center, Plano, has 12 inpatient beds and offers Partial Hospitalization programming and an Intensive Outpatient Program. The unit admits children and adolescents between the ages of 2 and 18 years. The program also treats patients with Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID).
Fellows function as leaders of a multidisciplinary treatment team and provide evaluation as well as integrated multimodal treatment plans for individual, group, and family therapies and psychopharmacology.
The Children’s Medical Center Eating Disorders Program is the only facility in North Texas treating children and adolescents with eating disorders and comorbidities and the only pediatric eating disorders program in the United States with a Joint Commission Disease Specific certification.