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Websites

National Eating Disorders Organizations Websites

  • Academy for Eating Disorders – aedweb.org

    • For ED professionals; promotes effective treatment, develops prevention initiatives, stimulates research, sponsors international conference and regional workshops.

  • Binge Eating Disorder Association – bedaonline.com

    • Education, annual conference, resources, research, and best-practice guidelines for preventing and treating BED

  • Eating Disorders Anonymous – eatingdisordersanonymous.org

    • A fellowship of individuals interested in pursuing recovery and helping others do the same; meetings, materials, and online chat room

  • Eating Disorders Coalition for Research, Policy & Action – eatingdisorderscoalition.org

    • Advances the federal recognition of ED as a public health priority

  • Eating Disorders Information Network – myedin.org

    • Resources and referrals; speakers bureau, curricula, school outreach programs, EDAW events

  • The Elisa Project – theelisaproject.org

    • Listing of therapists, treatment centers, and informative materials; annual symposium, newsletter, support groups

  • Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating Disorders – Feast-ed.org

    • International organization for parents and caregivers; information and support for evidence-based treatment and advocacy

  • International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals – iaedp.com

    • A nonprofit membership organization for professionals; provides certification, education, local chapters, newsletter, annual symposium

  • Maudsley Parents – maudsleyparents.org

    • Volunteer organization of parents who have used family-based treatment to help their children recover

  • Multi-Service Eating Disorders Associaiton, Inc. – medainc.org

    • Newsletter, referral network, local support groups, educational seminars and trainings, speaker series

  • National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders – ANAD.org

    • Listing of therapists and hospitals; informative materials; sponsors support groups, conference, research, and a crisis hotline

  • The National Eating Disorders Screening Program – mentalhealthscreening.org

    • Eating Disorders screening, education, and outreach programs

  • National Eating Disorders Association – nationaleatingdisorders.org

    • Sponsors National Eating Disorders Awareness Week in February with a network of volunteers; annual conference, Parents, Family & Friends Network, NEDA Navigators, Helpline, and Media Watchdog Program

  • Overeaters Anonymous – oa.org

    • A 12-step, self-help Fellowship; free local meetings and support