“It’s been a long long process but I feel like I have finally found what life is again.”  - Lexi, a former client

 

Understanding ED

AED Report 2012  |  Critical Points for Early Recognition and Medical Risk Management in the Care of Individuals with Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders from the Inside Out  |  A TEDx Columbus presentation by Laura Hill, PhD

American Academy of Pediatrics  |  An article on Identification and Management of Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents

 

Resource Links

Academy for Eating Disorders  |  A global professional association committed to leadership in eating disorders research, education, treatment and prevention

Eating Disorders 101  |  An introduction to understanding the biology of eating disorders and implications for more effective treatment, as prepared by UCSD Eating Disorders Center

Gurze Eating Disorder Publications  |  Specializing in eating disorders publications and education

Healthy Weight Journal: Research, News, and Commentary Across the Spectrum  |  Connection to the latest research on obesity, eating disorders, weight and eating issues

National Eating Disorder Association  |  NEDA supports individuals and families affected by eating disorders, and serves as a catalyst for prevention, cures and access to quality care

National Institute of Mental Health  |  Transforming the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses

F.E.A.S.T. for Families  |  F.E.A.S.T. is an international organization of and for parents and caregivers to help loved ones recover from eating disorders

Science of EDs  |  Dedicated to making peer-reviewed eating disorder research more accessible to the public                                

SHAIRE Model  |  Tools and information for Family Members who have Loved Ones struggling with eating disorders

Ten Things I Wish Physicians Would Know About Eating Disorders  |  A physician addresses the need for informed, compassionate care

What's up Doc?  |  Review this acronym to make sure you are up to speed on the realities of eating disorders

Woodburning Stove  |  A metaphor about metabolism