University Psychiatric Clinic Ljubljana, Department of Eating Disorders

Where: Ljubljana, Slovenia


Persons with eating disorders in Slovenia have oportunity to seek treatment at inpatient department specialized in eating disorders, founder in 1999. and guided by dr. Karin Sernec. Capacity of Department of Eating Disorders is 12 beds (8 female and 4 male patients)

The Department is specialized in the treatment of eating disorders including anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder, orthorexia and bigorexia. Treatment is focused both on women and men, aged 17 and older. Full residential programme lasts up to 6 months and treatment is divided in three phases: symptomatic pase, psychodinamic phase and reintegration phase. 

Interesting fact:

Dr. Karin Sernec is a supervisor of a team from Day hospital for eating disorder, as well as members of Center BEA team. We are honored to have the opportunity to work with and learn from experienced professional like dr. Sernec.