The Renfrew Center Eating Disorder Treatment Facility

1-800-RENFREW

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Since 1985, The Renfrew Centers have been providing clinical excellence within a nurturing environment -  empowering women to change their lives.

Renfrew Charlotte Eating Disorder Treatment Center

The Renfrew Center of Charlotte

Renfrew Charlotte Eating Disorder Treatment Center
6633 Fairview Road
Charlotte, NC 28210
1-800-RENFREW (736-3739)
Fax: 704-442-4162

Programs:

Day Treatment
Intensive Outpatient
Outpatient Services

The Renfrew Center of Charlotte specializes in the treatment of anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder, and related mental illnesses. Programming consists of a comprehensive range of services including day treatment, intensive outpatient and group therapy.

Directions:

Directions to The Renfrew Center of Charlotte
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The Renfrew Center of Charlotte is located in the Colony on Fairview office park at 6633 Fairview Road in the South Park area, near the intersection of Sharon Road and Fairview Road. Parking is available adjacent to the building with handicap access. Public transportation is accessible within walking distance from the site.


Meet our Clinical Team:

Paula Edwards-Gayfield, LPCS, CEDS, is a licensed professional counselor and serves as the Regional Assistant Vice President. She received her Master’s degree in Counseling from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and has extensive experience working with adolescents, adults and families. Her interests include the treatment of eating disorders, women’s issues, and relationship concern. She maintains a private practice in the Oklahoma City area and is a member of the American Counseling Association, the Oklahoma Counseling Association and the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (iaedp).

Ashley Sheil, LMFT, is the Site Director at The Renfrew Center of Charlotte. Ms. Sheil received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and her Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Northwestern University. She has provided individual, couple, family and group therapy in multiple settings for 10 years and specializes in family therapy. Ms. Sheil is a member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy.


 Events:

What are You Hungry for? 
A Workshop on Emotional Eating

The Renfrew Center of Charlotte is offering a free workshop for girls and women ages 13 and above who identify with emotional eating.

This workshop will provide attendees with tools needed to shift their focus from emotional eating to mindful eating by employing hunger and satiety cues. Attendees will also explore the physiological and psychological factors that influence their eating behaviors and participate in a mindful eating experience.

Facilitated by: Ashley Sheil, LMFT • Rachel Tenny, LPCA • Jessica Berens, RD, LDN

Light refreshments will be served • Space is limited

Date: Wednesday, November 29th
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location
The Renfrew Center of Charlotte

To register, please contact: Ashley Smith, MEd, LPC
asmith@renfrewcenter.com • 704-366-1264 ext. 5503


Celebrating Recovery During the Holidays
A free workshop for alumni and those needing extra support

The holiday season can be filled with celebration and joy. Nonetheless, this time of year can bring with it a wide range of feelings and circumstances that may interfere with your ability to enjoy the sparkle of the season.

Join us for an enlightening and supportive workshop that will help you celebrate this holiday season and plan for the New Year ahead.

In this workshop, you will:

  • Practice mindfulness skills to stay in the moment in order to appreciate the joy that the holiday season brings.
  • Identify aspects of your own recovery that deserve recognition and special attention during this time.
  • Develop goals for the New Year and take action to ensure you give yourself the gift of a happier, healthier you!

Click here to register!

Date: Wednesday, December 6th
Time
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location
The Renfrew Center of Charlotte


Announcements:

The Renfrew Center of Charlotte offers the following outpatient groups:

The Eating Disorders Group is for adolescent girls and women of all ages who have struggled with disordered eating. Led by an experienced therapist, the group actively engages participants with each other to explore and understand the emotional and relational functions of their disordered eating and develop strategies to connect to emotions, improve communication and achieve recovery-focused goals.

DateMeets weekly on Monday evenings
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
LocationThe Renfrew Center of Charlotte

The Support Persons Community Group provides additional support during the treatment process to anyone viewed as a Support Person - siblings, parents, spouses, friends, partners, significant others, or caretakers. Attendees receive guidance from clinical staff and each other, while learning how to effectively communicate with their loved one and help them move forward in their recovery.

Date: Meets weekly on Tuesday evenings
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: The Renfrew Center of Charlotte


For more information or to schedule an assessment, please contact 1-800-RENFREW.