Running away isn’t the answer. And when you have an eating disorder, that’s all you ever want to do – because it seems easier. Eating disorders are coping mechanisms for something bigger ailing you just like the tip of a very large iceberg – it’s so small above the water but below the surface is a much bigger ice mass. It’s understandable how hard it is to face eating disorder treatment center in CA when it feels like you will have to deal with the problems you have been working so hard to avoid. But pushing a problem aside won’t ever heal you or make you a better person. You may be thinking that with the holidays right around the corner, starting now would be a bad time. Now is always a good time to start.