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Bulimia Treatment

- only approximately 10% of people with bulimia receive treatment

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Bulimia risk factors and symptoms

The toll that untreated bulimia symptoms have on a body can be devastating in the long run. Many of those suffering share bulimia nervosa health risks of developing Gastroparesis, tooth decay, self-harm, alcohol or drug misuse, in addition to many other bulimia nervosa health risks. The guilt that accompanies bulimia results in withdrawing from social interactions, changing life plans, and often reaching for drugs and alcohol. Also, high Uncontrolled wolf-hunger attacks lead to various mood disorders, anxiety, and neuroses; all are among bulimia nervosa characteristics.

The Most Common Bulimia Nervosa risk factors & Symptoms

  1. Frequent weighting of oneself
  2. Feat of gaining weight
  3. Distorted body image
  4. Episodes of overeating, coupled with a feeling of loss of control, occurring at least twice a week
  5. Self-induced vomiting
  6. Taking laxatives and diuretics
  7. Taking appetite suppressants
  8. Intense physical exercise


treatment for bulimia

Bulimia treatment

Bulimia Nervosa risk factors include those who diet constantly stopping the cycle of compulsive eating and purging is crucial for Bulimia treatment; the expert care of a nutritional specialist is necessary and is supported by psychological and pharmacological therapy. Changing the way of thinking about the body and recognizing the sources of disorders is a complicated process that we monitor at each stage at The Kusnacht Practice. Detailed laboratory and environmental analyses allow us to present a unique treatment plan that meets your personal needs. Individualized care provides flexibility in pursuing the best possible results in bulimia treatment, always in total privacy and the maximum comfort of our luxury residential rehab center.


We provide the very best care and comfort. The treatment investment starts at CHF 97,000 per week. This covers all programme costs excluding: transportation to/from the client’s home to Zurich; medical issues unrelated to the treatment programme; Continuing Care. Fees are settled directly by the client (we do not work with insurance companies) and we can supply written quotations upon request.

The Kusnacht Practice services are not covered by Swiss health insurances. All costs are to be covered directly by the clients. Patients who are domiciled in Switzerland and are therefore mandatorily health insured may be reimbursed by their health insurance for medical services in accordance with the Federal Law on Health Insurance (KVG) and its implementing provisions.

Client testimonials and treatment options

  • Monica, aged 25

    “There’s the risk of judgment, the fear you’ll be misunderstood, or that people just won’t care. Being vulnerable is hard, but often openness, honesty and self-disclosure can lead to strength and empowerment. The Kusnacht Practice’s treatment programme and its individual approach have brought me hope. Now I am on a catwalk for myself.”

General enquiries
(non-treatment related)

Phone +41 43 541 11 52
E-mail [email protected]


Treatment enquiries

Phone +41 43 499 60 50
E-mail [email protected]


Our unique approach is discreet, non-judgemental and confidential. We look beyond the surface issues in order to identify and treat the true underlying causes. Feel free to contact us to learn more. Our Comprehensive treatment starts at CHF 97'000 per week.

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