Castlewood Treatment Center
Plaintiff’s attorney Kenneth Vuylsteke says that in the two pending cases, patients were misled to believe they had a dark past.
Specialists say achieving a so-called thigh gap is risky and virtually impossible. But some exceptionally thin models have the gap, which is upheld as a beauty achievement.
Four women have filed lawsuits since 2011 against Castlewood Treatment Center and its founder Mark Schwartz.
The woman’s attorney, Ken Vuylsteke, says she was in her late 30s in 2010 when she spent several months at Castlewood for an eating disorder.
Castlewood Treatment Center accused of “malpractice”
Former patient claims in suit she was “hypnotized” into believing she had a repressed past as a “devil worshipper.”