Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC and its academic partner, the Department of Psychiatry of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, constitute one of the leading centers for research and treatment of behavioral health disorders. For more than 60 years, the integration of research, academia, and clinical services has infused best-practice research into clinical settings for the individuals who need it most.
Receiving treatment at an inpatient psychiatric hospital is a big step toward recovery — but it may seem intimidating at first.
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Successfully treating an eating disorder requires a range of therapies. Learn more about what’s offered and how treatment helps people overcome their disorder.
According to the National Eating Disorder Association, an estimated 20 million American women and 10 million American men will experience an eating disorder at some point in their lives.