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symptoms of bulimia and signs of bulimia

symptoms of bulimia and signs of bulimia

symptoms of bulimia and signs of bulimia   What was it like having bulimia in college? It wasn’t like my eating disorder came totally out of the blue. There had been the high school...

bulimia nervosa

bulimia nervosa

what is bulimia nervosa   Bulimia Nervosa is a potentially life-threatening illness that also includes an intense fear of gaining weight, unhealthy weight loss and weight control methods (including inappropriate compensatory behaviors), and a...

anorexia treatment centers

anorexia treatment centers

Anorexia Nervosa is a potentially life-threatening illness characterized by the inability or refusal to maintain a healthy body weight, an intense fear of gaining weight, unhealthy weight loss and weight control methods (including inappropriate...

Speakers Bureau: Males and Eating Disorders

Speakers Bureau: Males and Eating Disorders

Dr. Roberto Olivardia Dr. Roberto Olivardia is Clinical Instructor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School and Assistant Psychologist at McLean Hospital in Belmont, Massachusetts.  He maintains a private psychotherapy practice, where he specializes in...

Medication Options

Medication Options

In this section, pharmacotherapy will be discussed for anorexia, bulimia, and binge-eating disorder. For anorexia nervosa, in the acute phase, no medication has been found to be effective.  For patients with primary or secondary...

ELA Resource Guide

ELA Resource Guide

The following resource guide is a compilation of books, newsletters, journals, and national organizations, which provide useful information on eating disorder prevention, treatment, and recovery issues.  We hope this will help you in whatever...

Binge Eating Disorder

Binge Eating Disorder

Binge Eating Disorder is an illness characterized by recurrent episodes of this kind of binge eating, along with the sense of loss of control over content and/or quantity of food consumed. Note: binge eating is...

Eating for Life Alliance

Eating for Life Alliance

The mission of the Eating for Life Alliance is to ensure colleges have access to educational resources for the prevention and treatment of eating disorders.   Co-Founders     Dawn Hynes, MSW Dawn Hynes, MSW,...

Related Publications 1

Related Publications 1

100 Questions & Answers About Anorexia (Sari Fine Shepphird)             The Parent’s Guide to Eating Disorders (Marcia Herrin and Nancy Matsumoto)           Just Tell Her to Stop:...