Welcome to EDCASA

Eating Disorder Center at San Antonio (EDCASA) provides comprehensive, best-in-class treatment to patients and families in South Texas struggling with anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder and related illnesses. In an outpatient setting, our highly experienced eating disorder treatment experts help patients and families find hope, lasting recovery and a life worth living. To learn more about evidence-based eating disorder treatment at EDCASA, or schedule a free assessment with a Master’s-level eating disorder therapist, call 210-826-7447, email info@EDCASA.com or chat confidentially with us in the top right hand corner of this page.

Let us help you, your loved one or your patient find a life worth living.


Expertise and Education: Learning from the Leaders

Professional Teaching Day for Eating Disorder Treatment Providers

Earn 8.5 CE/CME credit hours at the 2015 Professional Teaching Day being held in your area.

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Let us help you, your loved one, or your patient find a life worth living.


EDCASA Offers Affordable Apartment Housing for Patients at the Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient Levels of Care

May 21, 2015

EDCASA understands the importance of helping patients and their loved ones focus on treatment and ... Read more

Co-Executive Director Susan Mengden Presents at American Society of Bariatric Physician’s Obesity Medicine 2015 Conference

April 14, 2015

Susan Mengden, PhD, presented at the American Society of Bariatric Physician’s Obesity Medicine 2014 Conference ... Read more

Treatment Philosophy

At EDCASA we strive to help each patient:

  • Develop the desire for recovery
  • Develop healthy relationships with self, body, others and food
  • Learn Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) skills that increase the ability to cope with painful feelings, triggering events, stressful situations, unhealthy urges and troubling relationships
  • Develop the ability to live and eat mindfully
  • Find freedom from obsessions about food and body
  • Develop recovery skills to manage life’s normal ups and downs
  • Develop the ability to embrace joy

Levels of Care


EDCASA offers several outpatient treatment programs that provide medical, psychological, spiritual and dietetic care for male and female children, adolescents, and adults, including:

2015 Professional
Teaching Days

Expertise and Education: Learning From the Leaders


Earn 8.5 CE/CME credit hours

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7th Annual Eating Disorders

August 21 – 22


16 Continuing Education credit hours available

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1st Annual Alumni

Saturday, June 13th

San Antonio, TX

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