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ACORN Recovery Services for Eating Disorders, Food Addiction & Food Dependency

The Fat & the Furious by S. Ajlouni, Amman, Jordan

The Fat & the Furious by S. Ajlouni, Amman, Jordan

June is Men’s Health Awareness Month In recognition of Men’s Health Awareness Month http://www.menshealthmonth.org/ we are pleased to highlight the story of Sachir “Rocky” from Amman, Jordan. Sachir began his recovery journey in Jordan where he discovered that he was addicted to certain foods. Rocky weighed almost 400 pounds following seemingly endless attempts to lose weight through… Continue Reading

International Women’s Day

Hello All, It’s almost Spring, however, you would never know that if you were in Vancouver. We received another dump of snow over the weekend, and I think most Vancouverites would agree that we are done with the snow and cold this year. Vancouver’s climate is pretty mild and the continued low temperatures and amount… Continue Reading

Spring Special March 2017

Spring Special March 2017

In addition to the March 3 – Days with Phil and the Primary Intensive we are offering a Spring Special if you would like to combine events and add process groups in between. Please call the ACORN office at 941-378-2122 or email rmccumber@foodaddiction.com to register. OPTION 1: $3,100 – YOU SAVE $865!  Package includes: 3-days… Continue Reading

Heart Month

Heart Month

February is Heart Month in North America. Yes, Valentine’s Day falls in February which speaks to the emotions of the heart. However, Heart Month’s focus is on the physical health of our hearts. “Heart Disease” (a general term that simply means the heart is not working properly) is the number one cause of death for… Continue Reading

Inventorying Food Slips

Inventorying Food Slips

Book Two in the series by Phil Werdell now on Amazon For those starting food addiction abstinence and for those experiencing chronic breaks in abstinence or relapse, many of those in ACORN’s network have found it useful to do rigorous food slip inventories and create very specific practical changes that a food addict can make… Continue Reading