AED – Academy for Eating Disorders For E.D. professionals; promotes effective treatment, develops prevention initiatives, stimulates research, sponsors international conference and regional workshops.
National Association of Anorexia Nervosa & Associated Disorders
Distributes listing of therapists, hospitals, and informative materials; sponsors support groups, conference, research, and a crisis hotline. Quarterly newsletter.
EDA Eating Disorders Anonymous A “balance, not abstinence” 12-step fellowship. Free literature available.
Eating Disorder Coalition for Research, Policy and Action Advances the federal recognition of eating disorders as a public health priority.
Eating Disorders Information Network Atlanta-based resource and referral resource. Quarterly magazine, speakers bureau, curriculums, school outreach programs, EDAW events.
Eating Disorder Referral and Information Center Provides free information and treatment referrals for all forms of eating disorders.
The Elisa Project Distributes a listing of therapists, treatment centers, and informative materials. Annual community dinner and symposium, bi-annual newsletter, support groups.
Help Guide Support groups help patients and families talk about their experiences and help each other get better. If you have an eating disorder, a support group is a great way to gain support, find ways to improve your self-concept, and know that you are not alone in the struggle!
IAEDP – International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals A non-profit membership organization for professionals; provides certification, education, local chapters, a newsletter, and an annual symposium.
MEDA – Massachusetts Eating Disorders Association, Inc. Newsletter, referral network, local support groups, educational seminars and trainings, speaker series.
National Eating Disorders Association NEDA is dedicated to expanding public understanding of eating disorders and promoting access to quality treatment for those affected along with support for their families through education, advocacy and research.
NEDSP – The National Eating Disorders Screening Program Eating disorders screening, education, and outreach programs.