The Family-Based Treatment Model was developed at the Maudsley Hospital in London. This model is widely embraced in the treatment of anorexia. Weight restoration is the goal of Phase 1 of The Family-Based Treatment Model…….

Family-based Treatment of Adolescent Anorexia Nervosa: The Maudsley Approach

Key ideas around weight restoration:
• Purchase, prepare and plate food for the adolescent.
• During the “refeeding” process, smaller volumes* will minimize stomach aches
• Stay patient and positive
• Keep focus on “Health and Wellness”

*One 9 ounce serving of Opt2thrive packs 630 calories with 25 grams of protein and 13 grams of fiber. It is a delicious, natural, healthy option when unable to prepare meals or snacks.