Helpful Links

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Internet Based Self-HelpSupport

Eating Disorders Foundation of Victoria – Recovery Chatroom

Beacon – Centre for Mental Health Research at the Australian National University information and expert ratings on a variety of online interventions and mobile apps.

Healthy Reflections – designed as a tool for gathering knowledge about yourself, which you can then share with your support group and/or therapist, or use in other ways on your recovery journey.

Mentor Connect – global eating disorders online mentoring community

Overcoming Disordered Eating - a series of modules based on cognitive behavioural therapy principles, and incorporating aspects of enhanced cognitive behavioural therapy. It is applicable to the entire spectrum of disordered eating from unhealthy eating patterns and beliefs to diagnosable Eating Disorders, from under-eating to overeating, and covering restricting and the binge/purge cycle.

Smart Eating - this program content covers six major domains of healthy eating, family education, health assessment, motivational enhancement, self-help strategies, and psychological health promotion.

Online Carers Forums

Eating Disorders Foundation of Victoria – Care and Share (Carers Chatroom)

Around The Dinner Table – Forum for Parents

Body Image and Self Esteem

Caring About What’s Beneath The Skin: Online Resources For Building Self Esteem

Young People

Kids In Mind is a mental health service for children, young people and families operated by Metro South Hospital and Health Service and includes an eating disorder program.

Headspace is the National Youth Mental Health Foundation which helps young people aged 12-25 with mental health issues.

Eating Disorders

National Eating Disorders Collaboration (NEDC) -  collaboration of people and organisations with an expertise and / or interest in the mental illness of eating disorders. The Collaboration forms a nationally consistent evidence based ‘voice’ on eating disorders.

Beyond Physical Appearances: A Guide to Anorexia

About Eating Disorders

About Face

Alliance for Eating Disorder Awareness

ANRED: Anorexia Nervosa and Related Eating

ANZAED: Australian and New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders

Archives of Resistance – Anti-Anorexia/Anti-Bulimia

AusEinet – Australian Early Intervention Network

Australian Psychological Society

Beachway Therapy Centre - inpatient treatment for people with a dual diagnosis of drug addiction and eating disorder

Bites of Happiness – Peta Stapleton, Psychologist recovered from Anorexia, practicing on the Gold Coast

Body Positive

Bulimia Help

Butterfly Foundation – Supporting Australians with Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders Online

Eating Disorders Association of New South Wales (Australia)

Beat Eating Disorders (UK)

Eating Disorders Anonymous

Eating Disorder Australian National Network

Eating Disorder Services (New Zealand)

Eating Disorders Foundation of Victoria

Eating Disorders – Mirror Mirror

EFT for Food Cravings

Get Connected

Grace on the Moon - information about eating disorders and how to recover from them

Gurze Books

IAEDP – Promoting Effective Treatment

If Not Dieting, Then What?

ISIS – Centre for Action on Eating Issues

Med Help International

Mental Health First Aid Guidelines

Mental Help Net

National Association of Anorexia Nervosa & Associated Disorders

National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance (US)


The National Centre for Eating Disorders

National Eating Disorders

The Network for Size Esteem

Overeaters Anonymous Headquarters

Promethean Fire – Eating Disorders

Queensland Alliance – peak body for the mental health community sector

Quebec Association for Assistance to People Suffering from Anorexia Nervosa and Bulimia (ANEB Quebec)

Reach Out – Eating Disorders Fact Sheets

The Renfrew Centre

Women’s Health Queensland Wide


ANRED: Males with Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders in Men

Males and Eating Disorders

Carers Resources

Caring Online

Families Empowered and Supporting Treatment of Eating Disorders [FEAST]

Maudsley Parents

Something Fishy Eating Disorder Site


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