Eating disorder guide for parents

A compassionate and comprehensive guide to help parents understand eating disorders

Parenting a child who has an eating disorder is tricky and complicated, but you don’t have to do it alone – this guide can help! We have hundreds of resources to help you navigate your child’s eating disorder recovery and be the difference-maker in their life.

If you’re feeling overwhelmed and frustrated by eating disorder information that is clinical or terrifying, then welcome to this little corner of the internet where we aren’t afraid to use plain language and make eating disorder information accessible and written specifically for parents. This guide is a great way for parents to understand their child’s eating disorder a little better and start helping them recover!

online course: Essential Guide to Eating Disorders for Parents

essentials course

A compassionate and comprehensive guide to understanding eating disorders for parents

with Ginny Jones, founder of



✔️ 5 video lessons

✔️ Course workbook

✔️ Access on computer, laptop, or mobile device


$25 discount off one session of parent coaching with Ginny

⭐ Get ready for recovery and find out how you can prepare yourself for maximum success.

⭐ Learn about eating disorders – what they are, how to talk about them, the symptoms to look out for, and more.

⭐ Understand the foundations of recovery. What’s it going to take for your child to recover from this eating disorder and how can you help lay the foundation?

⭐ Make critical family changes to support your child’s eating disorder recovery and find out the household rules you need to set.

⭐ Find out what recovery looks like and the signs to look out for as well as how to support your child’s unique recovery from an eating disorder.

About Us is an online resource that empowers parents to raise kids who are free from eating disorders. We educate parents about weight, food, and mental health and seek to reduce the fear and shame parents feel when their child has a problem with eating. We believe full recovery from an eating disorder is possible, and we support a Health at Every Size® approach. Our eating disorder guide helps parents understand eating disorders so they can support recovery. You are the parent your child needs to recover!

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