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NewEngland09
In my research into the 5 day intensive programs at UCSD and Center for Balanced Living, I came across Dr. Hill’s e-text, A Brain-Based Approach to ED Treatment for purchase. Does anyone have experience with this e-text? It looks like it’s the entire 5 day program. Obviously, it is not the same as actually physically attending the program but I’m curious if this could be an alternative. Thanks for any input!
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toothfairy
Hi there
Is this it?
It looks like a course to train clinicians.
https://www.brainbasedeatingdisorders.org/etext/ProductsOffered_purchaseview.action?productId=1
Food is the medicine. Recovery is possible.
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NewEngland09


It CAN be used in that way (there’s an extra fee for clinicians to get CEUs) or the materials can be used to implement on your own/with an outpatient team if you cannot get to the 5 day training for whatever reason. 
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toothfairy
Wow, Thanks a mill for this information, it is very interesting especially for international members.
I really love Dr Hill, and I believe the 5 day course is very good at CBL.

I see the cost of the course is just USD90 to download.
Let us know if you you decide to do it, I would love to hear a review on this too!
Best of Luck !
Food is the medicine. Recovery is possible.
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Foodsupport_AUS
I have purchased the book. It does give a lot of information about the research behind TBT and also goes through many of the exercises that are done as part of the five day program. 

I don't think you can buy it and do your own home based program, nor do I think you can buy it and learn how to teach the program, rather it is a resource manual for either of those situations. 
D diagnosed restrictive AN June 2010 age 13.5. Weight restored July 2012. Relapse and now clawing our way back. Treatment: multiple hospitalisations and individual and family therapy.
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