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Centre Syracuse Location 315.671.2202

Buffalo Centre & Centre Syracuse facilities are closed.
Dr. John Wohlers, PhD, is still seeing patients and providing evaluations on an outpatient basis.
You may contact Dr. Wohlers at the following number:
315.422.0300, option 5

Welcome to Centre Syracuse Eating Disorders Treatment

How our treatment programs work

We are a leading edge psychologically based therapeutic day program located in Central New York specifically for the treatment of eating disorders. Our multidisciplinary team of Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia Nervosa eating disorder experts address these complex eating disorders with comprehensive and consistent care in a non-institutional, safe and respectful setting. By incorporating evidence-based practices into each individual’s eating disorder treatment plan, Centre Syracuse and Buffalo Centre provides the life-changing clinical services and educational therapies.

Does someone you know have an eating disorder?

It’s important to know that eating disorders are serious and could be fatal, but eating disorders can also be treated. However, if we are not aware of the warning signs, symptoms and manifestations of an eating disorder too many people may suffer needlessly.

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Selecting Treatment for Eating Disorders

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What makes our treatment so effective?

Unlike some treatment programs, our comprehensive approach blends evidence-based and best-practice Eating Disorders treatment for those who are looking to make real changes in helping to ensure a healthier and happier future for themselves. From individual to group sessions, from nutrition education to respectful monitoring and guidance. Our approach provides an effective plan for creating immediate and long-lasting change.

  • Supervised and structured meal planning and nutritional education
  • Multidisciplinary approach
  • A staff extensively experienced in the treatment of eating disorders
  • Educational options for our adolescent participants
  • Comprehensive case management
  • Intensive clinical interventions targeting assessment, stabilization and aftercare planning

We are changing lives

I am writing to share a positive experience that one of my clients had at Centre Syracuse. This was a client who was very troubled when I began to work with her a couple years ago and she had a history of perceived rejection and stigmatization from others. Read More 

Jack L Houk PhDPsychologist

I have had my eating disorder for a very long time and when I hit rock bottom is when I knew I had to seek help. I am a mother of three children and have had my eating disorder since I was 16. The staff was wonderful Dr. Wholers made me feel at ease and walked me through the program and listened to my concerns. Read More 

Former PatientCentre Syracuse