SOURCE: Remuda Ranch

Remuda Ranch

May 04, 2010 09:18 ET

Remuda Ranch Partners With Nationally Renowned Eating Disorders Expert and Author Dr. Ralph Carson

PHOENIX, AZ--(Marketwire - May 4, 2010) -  Remuda Ranch Programs for Eating and Anxiety Disorders has partnered with nationally renowned eating disorders, exercise physiology, nutrition expert and author, Ralph Carson, PhD, RD, LD. Through training and presentations, Dr. Carson will educate Remuda Ranch's staff and those working in the field of eating disorders about the latest in treatment innovations and research.

"Dr. Carson has always been on the forefront of research and innovation in the treatment of eating disorders," said Billy Young, CEO of Remuda Ranch Programs for Eating and Anxiety Disorders. "His research, vision and knowledge will greatly benefit our staff and those that work in the field of eating disorders and nutrition."

Dr. Carson's training will focus on physiological recovery from eating disorders using a brain atlas. He will discuss utilizing psychotherapy in order to stimulate the brain to rewire itself; nutrition and diet to nourish the brain so that repair, growth and modification take place; and sleep therapy to heal the brain.

"I have been working in the eating disorders field for more than 30 years," said Ralph Carson, PhD, RD, LD. "I have known of Remuda Ranch's work since its inception more than 20 years ago. I have profound admiration for Remuda's staff, their knowledge and passion to help those struggling with eating disorders."

Dr. Carson is the author of the book "Harnessing the Healing Power of Fruit: The New Paradigm for Optimum Health." His new book, "The Brain Fix," will be released later this year.

"With Dr. Carson as our partner, we continue our reputation and commitment to remain on the cutting edge of research in treating these devastating disorders," adds Young.

About Remuda Ranch Programs for Eating and Anxiety Disorders

Remuda Ranch offers inpatient and residential programs for individuals suffering from eating or anxiety disorders. Each patient is treated by a multi-disciplinary team including a Psychiatric and a Primary Care Provider, Registered Dietitian, Masters Level therapist, Psychologist and Registered Nurse. The professional staff equips each patient with the right tools to live a healthy, productive life. For more information, please visit www.remudaranch.com.

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