When you think of the group that is supporting you as you recover from an eating disorder, you might list a skilled and experienced counselor, loving family members, and supportive friends. For a growing number of people in recovery, there’s another member of this team, and it may be a dog, cat, or horse. Pet therapy is a technique that is increasingly being recognized as effective at helping those who suffer from an eating disorder find peace and balance. And as we tell the people we work with at our teen eating disorder recovery center, the key is finding a treatment approach that works for you.
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