Prosperity’s highly trained eating disorder specialists will give you expert and compassionate treatment for your journey to a full recovery.
Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)
Monday-Friday from 8am-3pm.
For adults 18 years and older.
Programming includes twice a week therapy, twice a week nutrition counseling, weekly psychiatry and a family session.
Prosperity uses the evidenced-based therapies of DBT, CBT and ACT.
Holisitic therapies such as Art Therapy, Yoga Therapy, and meditation are used weekly. Clients will have two meals and two snacks while in the program in a supportive and nurturing environment.
Discounted rates at nearby motel is offered. Housing for PHP
Located 1/2 mile from UVA.
IOP Group Calendar – Charlottesville
We provide intensive outpatient treatment (IOP) and outpatient services for all ages, gender and types of eating disorders for the pursuit of a full recovery.
Prosperity’s Teen IOP meets Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 5-8pm. Age range is 12-18 years old.
Adult Program is for ages 18 and above and also meets from 5-8pm on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.
Age Groups are separated to best meet the needs of the patients.
We believe that the best treatment plans are unique to the patients personal needs, strengths, and interests.
Following an initial assessment, your primary therapist may recommend additional groups, medical, or nutritional sessions. Options include:
- weekly or bi-weekly individual therapy
- family therapy
- weekly or bi-weekly sessions with our Registered Dietitians
- medical referral
PROSPERITY IS A WARM, THERAPEUTIC, AND FRIENDLY ENVIRONMENT, WHERE WE PROVIDE EFFECTIVE AND EFFICIENT TREATMENT BY HIGHLY TRAINED CLINICAL PROVIDERS WITH EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE TREATING EATING DISORDERS.
Current cost of a full night of IOP is determined by us contacting and reaching an agreement with your insurance.
We will provide an invoice at the end of the week for you submit to your Out of Network Benefits. To discuss this process or to start this process, please call 800-643-7224.
For More Information about our IOP Program, please contact us.
Contact Prosperity in Charlottesville
709 A West Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22903 (Star Hill Building)
office: 434-326-4577 or 1-800-862-7224
Nutritional Counseling – Charlottesville
What, when, why and how you eat are critical components of your medical, emotional and physiological eating disorder recovery care. Here at Prosperity, your clinical nutrition expert is an integral part of your recovery team.
Our Registered Dietitians not only educate our clients about food and physiology they also:
- Teach therapeutic eating and cooking skills in a full kitchen.
- Foster clients eating mindfulness and self-awareness
- Enable clients to understand, determine and annihilate destructive eating patterns while constructing new strong, restorative eating patterns
- Enable clients to specifically understand and change emotional associations with food
- Strategize to determine obstacles to healthy nourishment while finding specific, healthful solutions
- Promote clients eating and exercise self-regulation and awareness
- Empower clients to know, understand and change their current internal dialogue and beliefs surrounding food, eating, body weight and exercise allowing them to transform their mindset to be congruent with a recovery pattern.
Staff – Charlottesville
Heather Baker, LCSW, CEDS
CEO, Executive Director
In 2012, Heather spearheaded Prosperity Eating Disorders and Wellness, a dynamic and one of a kind Intensive Outpatient Eating Disorder program. Prosperity originated in Northern Virginia and as the program has grown, she has recognized the need for these services in other areas of the state. Her commitment to the eating disorder field has driven her to open a second location in Charlottesville. This program will serve the needs of UVA students and the greater Charlottesville community.
Heather is a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist and Supervisor and enjoys teaching others how to treat eating disorders. She uses the evidence-based therapies of Cognitive Behavioral and Dialectical Behavior Therapy, as well as Internal Family Systems, Post-Induction Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Heather believes in incorporating other services to provide a more holistic approach, such as equine therapy, art therapy, yoga, acupuncture, cooking classes, life skills and more.
Amy Campbell, LCSW
Clinical Director, Individual and Family Therapist
Amy Campbell is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has many great skills that she brings to Prosperity. She has a strong focus in trauma work and is a Board Member of the Greater Piedmont Trauma Informed Community. Through her history in working with victims of domestic violence and leading groups for women and children, working with at risk youth and families and involved in school interventions as a school social worker with students and families, she brings tremendous experience in working with difficult family situations and different levels of pathology while bringing peace and healing.
Amy has also had much experience with a medical model approach being a medical social worker in both general and psychiatric hospitals working with clients in a multidisciplinary team as well as providing individual and family therapy and facilitating discharges and aftercare for clients both adult and children. Amy utilizes CBT and DBT approaches which are very helpful in working with clients with eating disorders.
Ashleigh Sellman, RD
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
Ashleigh has a wealth of experience as a specialist in eating disorders from a nutrition perspective. She is a certified Intuitive Eating Counselor, and has been a Certified Specialist in pediatric nutrition. Ashleigh has been especially passionate about food relationships, eating disorders, disordered eating, body image/acceptance and powerful holistic wellness. She has been working with children, teens and adults throughout her whole career and has been employed at UVA’s Nutrition Counseling Center for the last 9 years doing outpatient counseling and running groups.
She started her career as a dietetic internship at The University of Virginia Health System in 2000, then move to UCSF Medical Center in San Francisco from 2000 – 2006 doing outpatient counseling and working with a variety of pediatric populations. In addition, she has spent the last 5 years in adult weight management with a focus on intuitive eating, non dieting approaches; polycystic ovarian syndrome with the frequent overlapping of eating disordered behaviors, and eating disorder clients both with anorexia and bulimia. She has spoken and taught in the community, at UVA school continuing education, to her interns and in group settings to adults or parents the concepts of raising healthy children who remain internally connected and trusting of their bodies. She is interested in supporting her clients to find their own internal wisdom along that path to wellness.
Jaclyn Powell, MS, RD
Lead Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Yoga Teacher
Jaclyn is especially passionate about working with clients who want to take their lives back from their eating disorder and develop a healthier relationship with food. She specializes in using a holistic approach to wellness and addresses client’s struggles from all angles. Using a HAES approach, she specializes in intuitive eating, joyful movement, and mindfulness. Jaclyn has degrees in Culinary Arts and Culinary Nutrition from Johnson and Wales University, as well as, a Masters in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology from Washington State University. In addition to being a Registered Dietitian, she is a certified personal trainer and yoga instructor. Jaclyn has experience working with all levels of care at some of the leading recovery centers throughout the nation throughout her career and is thrilled to find a home at Prosperity.
Erin Bulinski, LCSW
Individual and Family Therapist
Erin earned her master’s degree in Clinical Social Work from the University of Maryland. Erin’s true passion lies in helping those struggling with eating disorders and body image distortion. Her other specialties include substance abuse, anxiety, self-harm, and trauma-informed care. Prior to joining Prosperity, Erin’s practice involved working in a community health setting outside of DC with children, adolescents, and adults. One of Erin’s greatest strengths is her ability to quickly develop a trusting relationship and connect with clients and their families. She matches her direct, goal-oriented nature with great compassion and empathy. Erin uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to help clients develop a greater understanding of how their thoughts affect their eating disorder behaviors. Erin also utilizes tenants of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, tailoring treatment to each individual client as needed.
Hannah Noland, RDN
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
Hannah Noland is a registered dietitian nutritionist. She completed her undergraduate work at The Ohio State University and went on to complete her dietetic internship at the University of Virginia. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as well as EDRD Pro. Hannah embraces working from a holistic perspective and enjoys helping people create a positive relationship with food. She is passionate about utilizing both intuitive eating and health at every size principles to help clients achieve recovery and improved wellness.
Lauren May, MS
Resident in Counseling
Lauren earned her master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The University of North Carolina – Greensboro. Her previous clinical experience includes working in an outpatient behavioral health setting with adult clients diagnosed with severe substance use disorders. She also has worked with college students in both clinical and non-clinical settings. As a counselor, her goal is to empower clients to use their inherent strengths to create change. Lauren aims to be a wise and compassionate companion on the journey to recovery. She seeks to collaborate with clients to create solution-focused, targeted, individualized treatment goals. Her clinical interests include eating disorders, trauma, anxiety, depression, relational concerns, and spirituality. Lauren uses Solution-Focused therapy as well as Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Her practice is informed by Relational-Cultural Therapy (RCT), Narrative Therapy, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).
Supervised by Mathew Lamb, LPC