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eating disorders - useful links
Please note that the contents herein are not presented from a medical practitioner, and that any and all health care planning should be made under the guidance of your own medical and health practitioners.
The content within only presents an overview of the topics and does not replace medical advice from a professional physician.
The Aliveness Experience website was created by Jane E. Latimer, MA and Gene Latimer.
Their intention is to bring you the tools, techniques and other resources to heal wounds,
grow strong roots and build solid personal foundations. This is an excellent website and
New Realities Eating Disorders Recovery Centre is a centre for recovery from eating disorders including binge eating, compulsive overeating, bulimia and anorexia. Website provides good information.
Women's campaign to end body hatred and dieting, lists of centers, newsletters, personal stories, email discussion groups, links and more.
Overeaters Anonymous is a Fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience, strength and hope, are recovering from compulsive overeating. We welcome everyone who wants to stop eating compulsively.
The Body Image Coalition of Peel was initiated in February 1993 in response to the pressing community need for prevention, treatment, education and support for people with eating disorders and those at risk of developing them.
Official website for recovery recording artist Geri Karlstrom. Geri's Recovery Music features eating disorder recovery story and music.
Focusing on prevention and recovery, Laurie provides information, insights, and a personal journey through music, humor, and dialogue. Also included on her site are clips from her own CD.
Contains a list of alternatives, identifying our feelings, places to turn for help and links to other sites.
The Rader Programs have been providing high quality clinical programs in the mental health arena for over 25 years. They specialize in the treatment of eating disorders, sexual abuse, and related disorders. Contains information about eating disorders, their treatment programs and more.
This site contains definitions for anorexia and bulimia, signs, medical consequences, how to help someone, and much more.
Judy Sargent's new book about her experience and recovery with Anorexia Nervosa has been published by North Star Publications and is currently available from Amazon & Barnesandnoble
In this website, Kim shares her personal experience with having an eating disorder.
The Center has a Distinct, Whole Person Counseling Philosophy. At The Center, we provide quality assistance and care to all of our clients.
A bookstore specializing in materials related to eating disorders.
Welcome to NCES® Catalog! We are your source for books, videos and teaching aids on nutrition, exercise and eating disorders.
All the information you need to know about eating disorders with the aim of raising awareness and inspiring positive body image.
This website provides free information and education for the treatment and prevention of eating disorders, community based discussions, free support group listings, newsletters, and interviews with experts in the field.
This treatment facility is just outside of Chicago. The website has lots of good information about eating disorders.
(Formerly HEDC or the Harvard Eating Disorders Center) is dedicated to expanding knowledge about eating disorders, their detection, treatment, and prevention - and promoting the healthy development of children, women, and all at risk.
NUTRITION & NON-DIETING APPROACH
Non-profit organization that provides information and resources on eating disorders and weight preoccupation.
PSYCHOLOGY & HEALTH RELATED SITES
A mental health information and resource site, bridging the gap between consumers and providers of psychotherapy.
This website provides information about families, relationships, personal growth, spirituality, mental health issues, general mental health issues, psychotherapy, and helplines. Also has leaders program, bookstore, workbooks and bulletin board.
Self-Help & Psychology Magazine is an educational publication written by mental health professionals for the discussion of general psychology as applied to our everyday lives. It is not intended to be any form of psychotherapy or a replacement for professional services.
EMDR is a complex method of psychotherapy that integrates many of the successful elements of a range of therapeutic approaches in combination with eye movements or other forms of rhythmical stimulation in ways that stimulate the brain’s information processing system.
The definitive web guide to personal growth, self improvement, self-help, human enhancement, self-actualization, personal success, self-awareness, human potential, personal power, and self-fulfillment.
StudyWeb is one of the Internet's premier sites for educational resources for students and teachers. Each site in StudyWeb includes a detailed review describing its editorial and visual merits.
EMOTIONAL, PHYSICAL & SEXUAL ABUSE
This site contains tons of information. Includes child sexual abuse, date rape, incest, domestic violence and so much more.
A not-for-profit organization committed to empowering visual and performing artists with collective creativity and effective expressive outlets, via education, web gallery, outreach programs and activism. Goals are to promote the healing and well-being of trauma survivors and to advance public awareness, thereby enabling the amelioration and prevention of the causes of trauma.
Child abuse can mean physically hurting a child, sexually molesting, failing to provide proper care or depriving a child of affection and acceptance. Types of child abuse include neglect, emotional abuse, physical abuse, and sexual abuse. Provides definitions and indicators for physical, sexual and emotional abuse and neglect.
A non-profit organization that is dedicated to those who suffer post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), those at risk for PTSD, and those who care for traumatized individuals.
ALCOHOL & DRUG ABUSE
A non-profit organization working to minimize the harm associated with the use of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.
This site contains a self test, the twelve steps and twelve traditions, web links and much more.
Walkers in Darkness is a support list for depression, bipolar disorder and related mental illness; their treatment, coping mechanisms and recovery techniques.
Undoing Depression was my effort to help people suffering with depression unlearn the self-defeating "skills of depression" and replace them with more constructive, rewarding ways of living. This website takes this effort further by providing tools that will help people with everyday problems learn how to live well.
A personal story of self injury and information and links.
Contains helpful resources, ways to cope with urges, coping with flashbacks, myths, links and much more.
Teen Voices is about girls being themselves and realizing their potential.We encourage our readers to write articles on self-esteem, racism, sexism, feminism, popular culture, health, and other issues important to them.
A forum for self help and recovery. Contains survivor arts, chat calendar, message boards, resources and more.
This is a very informative site that provides lots of helpful information. A must read for anyone who is considering suicide or those that know of someone.
This site provides information on birth control, drug abuse, eating disorders, sexual violence and much more. A great site to visit.
Contains information about panic disorder and obsessive compulsive disorder. Also provides a directory for Anxiety Health Care Professionals.
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