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Eating Disorder

In the pursuit of mental health and well-being, the battle against eating disorders can be one of the most challenging journeys. At Inland Empire Behavioral Group, we understand the unique struggles individuals face when dealing with eating disorders. Our services are designed to provide compassionate care, guidance, and support to help you find your way back to a healthier relationship with food and yourself.

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Reclaim Your Relationship with Food and Yourself

Choosing Inland Empire Behavioral Group for Eating Disorder Services means choosing a partner who is dedicated to your recovery, understands the complexity of eating disorders, and is committed to guiding you toward a healthier, more fulfilling life. You don’t have to face this challenge alone.

However, several key factors contribute to the development and persistence of eating disorders:

Signs That It's Time to Seek Help for Eating Disorder

Eating disorders can have serious physical and emotional consequences, so if you or someone you know is experiencing any of the following signs, it’s important to seek professional help promptly:

Excessive Preoccupation with Food

Constantly thinking about food, calories, dieting, or body weight, to the point where it interferes with daily life.

Drastic Changes in Eating Habits

Noticeable changes in eating patterns, such as extreme restriction of food, frequent binge eating, or cycles of overeating and then compensatory behaviors like vomiting or excessive exercise.

Rapid Weight Loss or Gain

Significant and unexplained fluctuations in weight, often accompanied by changes in behavior like secretive eating or avoiding meals with others.

Physical Health Issues

The development of physical health problems such as fatigue, dizziness, hair loss, brittle nails, dental issues, fainting, or irregular menstrual cycles (in females).

Food Rituals and Obsessions

Engaging in rituals around food, such as cutting it into tiny pieces, eating very slowly, or arranging food on the plate without eating it.

Excessive Exercise

Engaging in compulsive, excessive, or intense exercise routines, often as a way to burn off calories or lose weight.

Secrecy and Lying

Hiding food or eating behaviors, lying about meal consumption, or avoiding discussions about food or body image.

Physical Signs

Observable physical signs such as thinning hair, lanugo (fine hair growth on the body), dry skin, and a persistent feeling of coldness.

Our Approach to Eating Disorder Recovery

At Inland Empire Behavioral Group, we understand the courage it takes to seek help, and we're here to provide a compassionate, structured, and personalized approach to guide you on your path to healing.

Comprehensive Assessment

Your journey begins with a thorough assessment. We take the time to understand your unique circumstances, triggers, and goals. This in-depth evaluation is the foundation upon which we build your personalized treatment plan.

Holistic Treatment Planning

No two individuals are alike, and neither are their journeys to recovery. We collaborate with you to create a tailored treatment plan that encompasses the physical, emotional, and psychological aspects of your disorder. Our holistic approach ensures that we address the underlying causes, not just the symptoms.

Evidence-Based Therapies

We utilize evidence-based therapies such as Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical-Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Family-Based Treatment (FBT). These proven methods target the root causes of your eating disorder and provide you with the tools to foster lasting recovery.

Nutritional Guidance

Nutrition plays a pivotal role in recovery. Our registered dietitians work closely with you to develop a balanced meal plan that supports your physical and emotional well-being. We aim to help you reestablish a healthy relationship with food, free from guilt or anxiety.

Family Involvement

Eating disorders often affect not only the individual but also their loved ones. We encourage family involvement in the recovery process and provide education and support to help families understand, cope, and contribute to the healing journey.

Ongoing Support and Relapse Prevention

Recovery is an ongoing process. We offer continuous support, regular check-ins, and relapse prevention strategies to help you maintain progress and build a healthier future. We’re committed to being there for you, every step of the way.

Why Choose Inland Empire Behavioral Group?

Choosing Inland Empire Behavioral Group for Medication Management is a decision that aligns with the pursuit of top-tier mental health care. Here are several compelling reasons why individuals and families might opt for Inland Empire Behavioral Group’s Medication Management services:
If you or someone you care about is experiencing several of these signs, it is essential to reach out to a healthcare professional or mental health specialist who specializes in eating disorders. Early intervention can significantly improve the chances of successful recovery, and seeking help is a courageous and vital step toward regaining physical and emotional well-being. Remember that you are not alone, and support is available.
Compassionate Understanding

We know that eating disorders are complex, often rooted in emotional, psychological, and social factors. Our team approaches every individual with empathy and a deep understanding of the unique challenges you're facing.

Holistic Care

We believe in treating the whole person, not just the symptoms. Our Eating Disorder services encompass a comprehensive approach that addresses the physical, emotional, and mental aspects of your disorder. We work collaboratively to create a tailored treatment plan that best suits your needs.

Family Involvement

We recognize that eating disorders often affect not only the individual but also their loved ones. We encourage family involvement and provide support and education to help families navigate the challenges together.

Nutritional Counseling

Proper nutrition is crucial in eating disorder recovery. Our registered dietitians work closely with you to create a balanced meal plan and provide guidance on establishing a healthy relationship with food.

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Dr. Reri Uku


Dr. Reri Uku is a board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner (PMHNP-BC). Her expertise lies in her ability to provide quality, compassionate, and comprehensive mental health
services including medication management to adolescents and adults. Her practice is guided by evidence-based treatment approaches that are tailored to meet individual needs and preferences. Her role is multidimensional, including educator, mental health advocate, and therapist.

As a PMHNP, she has a passion for bringing healing to patients who have traumatic and stressful life experiences.

As an adjunct faculty at California State University, San Bernardino (CSUSB), she values interdisciplinary education and inter-professional collaboration for a student-centered learning approach to provide safe and effective patient care.

She earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) from Azusa Pacific University in 2018 and her Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner from National University in 2019. She graduated from California State University, San Bernardino master’s program with majors in Nurse Education and Advanced Community/Public Health in 2014. She became a registered nurse in 2010 and her background includes experiences in Medical Surgical Nursing, Neurology, Oncology and Psychiatry.

Her interests includes trauma focused care and integration of behavioral health medicine, with a goal to facilitate better outcomes for patients’ with mental health disabilities

Adaobi M Adimorah


Adaobi Adimorah is a highly skilled and professional psychiatrist. Adaobi is significantly contributing to commendable health care services at the  Inland Empire Behavioral Group in Riverside, California. Furthermore, her services at the Brainiac Medical Corporation in Colton, California are also breathtaking. She started her academic career with her Associate degree in Nursing at Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital in Newi. Then Adaobi grabbed more excellence with her graduation in Nursing at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, AZ. Later on, Adaobi pursued his academic career and got a Doctorate in Nursing from the Psychiatric Mental Health Specialization Center.

Adaobi has retained expertise in diagnosing and treating anxiety, depression, AHD, and numerous other mental disorders. She has a strong belief that the effective implementation of cognitive behavior and enormous mindfulness techniques can foster mental well-being.

Mohammad I Hussain


Mohammad I Hussain is an experienced mental health expert. He has set the records by offering commendable mental health services. Mohammad I Hussain is renowned for his effective strategies against several mental health disorders. Mohammad I Hussain perfectly entered into the medical era by completing the graduation from Walden University. He also obtained an Associate Degree in Nursing from Pasadena City College. His diverse work experience at different medical institutes is the actual representation of his incredible psychiatric skills. Mohammad I Hussain is perfectly familiar with all the effective strategies against varied mental illnesses including ADHD, anxiety, depression, OCD bipolar disorder, etc.

Dr. Carla. MD


Dr. Carla Chambers Hammond, M.D. is a competent psychiatrist.

Dr. Carla is presently serving at the Inland Empire Behavioural Group. She retains the specialization in child and adolescent psychiatry.

Dr.Carla has been extremely proficient from a young age. She completed her schooling at the UT Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas. She acquired excellence in the mental health field by getting a medical degree from New York Medical College. Her psychiatric internship in New York was the main turning point in her medical career. Dr. Carla also obtained various diplomas in the medical profession. As ABAM Diplomat in Addiction Medicine, she turned heads with her exceptional performance. Her therapeutic approach is phenomenal.

Wesley Wong


Welsey Wong is a renowned marriage and family therapist. Wesley is currently providing his exceptional services at the Inland Empire Behavioral Group in Riverside, California. Wesley acquired excellence in both academic and professional fields. After completing his graduation in psychology, he was enrolled for a Master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy at the California School of Professional Psychology in California. Wesley gained immense fame in employing his strategies of Adlerian theory and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy.

Welsey is also serving as the top-notch therapist at the Brainiac Medical Corporation in Colton, California.

Welsey offers incredible services to treat varied mental health disorders. Among them, Bipolar disorder and Schizophrenia are his promising domains. If you are striving for the finest solutions regarding your personal life, you can consult him. What you need to do is simply schedule a call and book your appointment. Wesley’s health care services are significant to direct you towards reliable and permanent mental health resilience. With just a few sessions, you will cherish sound health.

Khadija Hamisi


Dr. Khadija Hamisi is an extremely passionate and experienced mental health expert.

Dr. Hamisi provides astonishing psychiatric services at Inland Empire Behavioral Group in Riverside, California.
She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from California State University San Bernardino. Then to pursue her career, Dr. Khadija obtained a Master’s in nursing and adult psychiatric Mental Health. Brandman University transformed Khadija into an inspiring psychiatrist.

She not only got a doctorate there but also acquired numerous mesmerizing healthcare expertise. Dr Khadija has the finest skills in employing the therapy and medication therapies for patients.