CHILD & ADOLESCENT SERVICES & SUPPORT

Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating Disorders [F.E.A.S.T.]

  • A resource for families with children and adolescents dealing with an eating disorder.

Around the Dinner Table Forum (F.E.A.S.T)

  • An excellent place to go for parents needing support in helping their children through recovery.

University of California San Diego Eating Disorders Center

  • Offers numerous intensive short-term and long term programs backed by years of rigorous research for all facets of eating disorders in children, adolescents and adults as well.

Columbia Center for Eating Disorders

  • This facility offers free inpatient care with commensurate involvement in their ongoing research studies. Support child, adolescent and adult treatment for eating disorders.

PSYCHOLOGICAL RESOURCES& TREATMENT MODALITY INFORMATION RELEVANT FOR RECOVERY EFFORTS

Mindfulness-integrated Cognitive Behaviour Therapy-Treatment Research

  • Under "Find a Therapist" you will find a map listing all CBT registered therapists around the world.

Health At Every Size International Resource List

  • Under "Search the Registry" you can search for a HAES-approved health care provider in your area.

International Association for Cognitive Psychotherapies

  • Under "Therapist Referrals" you will find registered therapists from around the world.

Motivational Interviewing

  • Gives you some resources and orientation on what MI is about.

Dialectical Behavior Therapy

  • Under "Provider Registry" you can find accredited therapists by state for the U.S.

Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing Therapy

  • Explanation of this treatment approach and its use in various trauma-based therapies.

Psychology Today's Comprehensive Therapy Provider Search Tool

  • I often refer patients to this site because so many therapists offer online (Skype) sessions so you could consider a therapist not in your geographic location who offers the type of treatment approach that is of interest to you. The search tool allows you to search by treatment approach as well as geographic location.


NATIONAL EATING DISORDER ASSOCIATIONS BY COUNTRY

Many national association websites have great resources for finding help for recovery if you poke about. Keep in mind that many of these associations don't necessarily adhere closely to science-based materials, but their online resources pages are often useful.

World Advocacy Groups as Listed by F.E.A.S.T.

AUSTRALIA

CANADA

NEW ZEALAND

UNITED KINGDOM

UNITED STATES

Please note there may be inaccurate information below as I cannot always read the material when it is presented in the national language.

MIDDLE EAST

JAPAN

SINGAPORE

HONG KONG

SEARCH FOR ADDITIONAL COUNTRY SERVICES


ADDITIONAL RESOURCES, LINKS, FORUMS AND SERVICES

Yoga Breathing Exercises

Uzilu

  • When the forums were on hiatus, many members joined and remain active on these forums.

We Bite Back

  • A long-running, established and pro-recovery support forum.

Eating Disorder Treatment Facility Reviews (USA)

  • Useful link offered up by a forum member where you can read first-person reviews of both residential and inpatient/stepped/outpatient facilities.

What to say at the doctor's office

  • A brilliant set of printable cards that Ragen Chastain has developed to help you navigate rampant fattism in the medical profession.

BLOG ROLL

These blogs offer different lenses and interpretations on eating disorder science and recovery, as well as excellent antidotes for pervasive cultural fattism, healthism and ableism.

Ragen Chastain

Michelle Allison

multiple authors

Carrie Arnold

Dr. Cynthia Bulik

multiple authors

multiple authors

Caroline Haagen

multiple authors

multiple authors

Dr. Julie O'Toole and Morgan O'Toole-Smith