Eating Disorder Awareness Week
February 2 - 8, 2020
October 2019 - September 2020
Eating Disorders in Midlife
Eating Disorders Resource Portal
Cultivating an Ecology of Care
The resources listed offer information about eating disorders and treatment for Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, and Binge Eating Disorder. Additionally, information is provided about understanding Unspecified Feeding or Eating Disorders—defined as feeding or eating disorders that causes significant distress or impairment, but do not meet the criteria for aforementioned eating disorders--and, Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorders—the feeding or eating disorders characterized by fear, a lack of interest in food, or an avoidance of certain foods that results in persistent failure to meet adequate nutritional needs. Other related mental health issues may be treated at varied locations listed (e.g., Mood Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Self-Harm, Trauma).
Treatment interventions include but may not be limited to: cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (TFCBT), as well as acceptance therapy, interpersonal therapy, psychodynamic therapy, Individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, art therapy, movement therapy, along with spiritual approaches and psycho-educational group sessions.
Note: The listings are intended to provide a starting point to learn more about eating disorders and treatment providers but cannot assess or suggest the course of treatment an individual may receive. If unsure of where to start, discuss with your primary care physician or agency health care affiliate when deciding where to get help.
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