The Emily Program – Founded in 1993, The Emily Program is a nationally-recognized treatment provider in Minnesota, Washington, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Find more information about treatment options at www.emilyprogram.com.
The Alliance for Eating Disorder Awareness – An organization that is a source of community outreach, education, awareness, and prevention of the various eating disorders currently plaguing our nation. The Alliance publishes a comprehensive treatment manual. http://www.allianceforeatingdisorders.com
Eating Disorder Referral and Information Center – Offers a comprehensive search for eating disorder treatment centers across the country at edreferral.com.
Academy for Eating Disorders (AED) – A global professional association committed to leadership in eating disorders research, education, treatment, and prevention. It has a comprehensive search engine to find treatment. www.aedweb.org
Supporting a Loved One
Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating Disorders (F.E.A.S.T) – An international organization of and for caregivers of eating disorder patients. F.E.A.S.T. serves families by providing information and mutual support, promoting evidence-based treatment, and advocating for research and education to reduce the suffering associated with eating disorders. http://www.feast-ed.org/
Eating Disorders Coalition (EDC) – A group of eating disorder related organizations and individuals with a mission to advance the federal recognition of eating disorders as a public health priority. www.eatingdisorderscoalition.org
Body Positive – Focuses on boosting body image at any weight. www.bodypositive.com
New Moon Girls – An online publication and magazine for young girls to connect in a safe and supported forum. www.newmoon.com
Gurze Books is a publisher specializing in eating disorder related books and resources. www.gurze.com
National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) – An organization dedicated to education, resources, and support to those affected by eating disorders and has a wide variety of eating disorder resources and educational handouts. www.nationaleatingdisorders.org
Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA) – Founded to help those who have binge eating disorder, their friends and family, and those who treat the disorder. www.bedaonline.com
Professional Development for Clinicians
Academy for Eating Disorders (AED) – A global professional association committed to leadership in eating disorders research, education, treatment, and prevention. www.aedweb.org
International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals (IAEDP) – An organization well recognized for its excellence in providing first-quality education and high-level training standards to an international multidisciplinary group of various healthcare treatment providers and helping professions, who treat the full spectrum of eating disorder problems. www.iaedp.com