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Eating Recovery Center Denver - 1st Ave

Eating Recovery Center in Denver, Colorado serves as a step down unit from our Inpatient and Residential location and was built to support 30-35 patients through a seven-day-per-week Partial Hospitalization Program as well as a three-day-a-week Intensive Outpatient Programs for medically-stable adults. 

With a full teaching kitchen as well as a big dining room with a buffet, patients can practice plating and feeding themselves in a therapeutic environment and with a team of compassionate and renowned experts in eating disorders whose goal is to fuse evidence-based findings and innovation to create a comprehensive center of healing.

 

Location Details

8190 E 1st Ave, Suite 105, Denver, CO 80230
303-731-8900
Level of Care
Inpatient
Outpatient
Partial Hospitalization
Who we treat
Adult

Life at Eating Recovery Center Denver - 1st Ave

Eating Recovery Center of Denver was founded by a team of leading experts whose goal was to fuse evidence-based findings and innovation to create a center of excellence for the treatment of eating disorders. Eating Recovery Center of Denver offers the full spectrum of eating disorders treatment services for female and male adults, adolescents and children, including Inpatient, Residential, Partial Hospitalization and Outpatient eating disorder treatment programs.

Multidisciplinary treatment teams understand the challenges of eating disorders recovery and are deeply committed to guiding you or your loved one to a lasting recovery. Each eating disorder treatment team consists of a psychiatrist, psychoclinician, family clinician, dietitian, nurse, case manager, alumni coordinator and other related patient support staff. A full-time internal medicine physician is also available to all patients.

Eating Recovery Center’s comprehensive eating disorders treatment programs are housed in seven beautiful, state-of-the art facilities in the Denver Metro area.

  • Nutrition Services

    Nutrition Services

    The nutrition philosophy at Eating Recovery Center of Denver emphasizes helping patients overcome their fear of food and eating by providing support and structure during meals, education on a balanced pattern of nutrition and collaborative care to achieve a healthy weight for optimal recovery. More specifically, the nutrition philosophy communicates that there are no good and bad foods and emphasizes balance, moderation and variety.

  • Dining

    Dining

    To help patients develop a healthy relationship with food and embrace meal times as opportunities for nourishment and social connection, it is critical to provide them with fresh, attractive and tasty fare during meal times. To that end, Eating Recovery Center of Denver has adopted a proprietary food service model to provide delicious cuisine that is prepared daily in the state-of-the-art kitchen.

  • Travel

    Travel

    Eating Recovery Center of Denver is conveniently located in a vibrant area conducive to the social aspects of eating disorder recovery and easily accessible to important resources. Denver is the capital of Colorado and the most populated city in the state. It is a progressive city known for its location 12 miles east of the foothills of Rocky Mountains. Downtown Denver boasts 3 major sports stadiums, a variety of art and history museums, white water rafting, and much more within 1 mile walking distance.

Paying for Treatment

Insurances accepted change frequently. If you do not see your insurance carrier here, please ask us. The Eating Recovery Center’s insurance and financial specialists will provide a free benefits check. Our team will work tirelessly on your behalf to make treatment possible.

Insurance Accepted

Aetna

Blue Cross/Blue Shield

United Behavioral Health

Beech Street

Cigna

PHCS Multiplan

Value Options

Levels of Care

  • Partial Hospitalization

    Daytime, onsite care with evenings offsite or at patient's home

  • Intensive Outpatient

    Days spent at center and nights at patient's home

  • Virtual Care

    Effective treatment in the comfort of your home

Explore Our Denver Locations

ERC Pathlight has multiple locations in Denver, Colorado to meet your eating disorders and mood, anxiety and trauma-related disorders treatment needs.

Meet Our Team
  • Anne Marie O’Melia
    Anne Marie O’Melia, MS, MD, FAAP Link

    Anne Marie O’Melia, MS, MD, FAAP

    Chief Medical Officer and Chief Clinical Officer
    Anne Marie O’Melia, MS, MD joined the medical staff at Eating Recovery Center in 2014. She is a Triple Board trained physician ...
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  • Elizabeth Easton, PsyD
    Elizabeth Easton, PsyD Link

    Elizabeth Easton, PsyD

    Regional Clinical Director, Colorado
    Elizabeth Easton, Psy.D. is the Regional Clinical Director of Child and Adolescent Services at Eating Recovery Center and ...
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  • Elizabeth Wassenaar, MS, MD, CEDS
    Elizabeth Wassenaar, MS, MD, CEDS Link

    Elizabeth Wassenaar, MS, MD, CEDS

    Regional Medical Director, Colorado
    Dr. Elizabeth Wassenaar comes to Insight following her role as Medical Director at Eating Recovery Center (ERC), Denver. Prior ...
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