What we know about eating disorders

Eating disorders are complex. They are never based on a single thing. Genetics, temperament, environment and many other factors play into the development of an eating disorder.

Eating disorders are more than anorexia- eating disorder statistics that every parent should know OCD, PTSD and Autism may all be found alongside an eating disorder. Here's what you need to know (1)  OSFED_ When your child has a non-typical eating disorder-2  What is a maladaptive coping behavior, and what do I do about it? For parents who have children who have eating disorders (movie)  An eating disorder is not your kid's fault, and it's not your fault. More people are getting eating disorders than ever. This is bigger than you, your child, and your family.  3 Keys to Parenting through Eating Disorder Recovery-2  Parents, you_re not to blame for your child_s eating disorder, but here is what you should know about it, by Beth Mayer, LICSW  Eating disorders are about much more than eating - a guide for parents who have children with eating disorders  Eating disorders in children and tweens  Five things to do when you find out that your adult child has an eating disorder

Two dangerous assumptions that parents make about eating disorders

What to Know if Your Child is Diagnosed With an Eating Disorder

What I Want Parents to Know About Eating Disorders – by Colleen Reichmann, Psy.D

What to know if you think your son might have an eating disorder, by Brian Pollack

Why eating disorders are so hard to treat in adolescents

Let’s talk about eating disorders: a video created in body image class

Alternative Therapies for Eating Disorders  Stress and Eating Disorders

Early Signs of an Eating Disorder  Conditions that Occur with Eating Disorders

Eating Disorder Treatment  Eating Disorders and Parenting