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Recovery Story

The ELA Vision

on Thu, 09/01/2011 - 20:34

Our vision at ELA is that the thousands of young women and men heading off to college right now will spend the year growing and learning and discovering new adventures.  We know that eating disorders will impact a large percentage of them, and we also know that early detection and treatment would be the best-case scenario for them.  Our purpose for this website is to increase the likelihood that young men and women in college today receive the treatment they need, and that campuses are equipped with tools for prevention.

The following is an essay written by a young woman who had a severe