F.E.A.S.T's Around The Dinner Table forum

Welcome to F.E.A.S.T's Around The Dinner Table forum. This is a free service provided for parents of those suffering from eating disorders. It is moderated by kind, experienced, parent caregivers trained to guide you in how to use the forum and how to find resources to help you support your family member. This forum is for parents of patients with all eating disorder diagnoses, all ages, around the world.

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If you need help using the forum please reach out to one of the moderators (listed below), or email us at bronwen@feast-ed.org.

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LauraCollins_US
I was horrified to see this article about ARFID that called those with ARFID "rude" and their parents lacking discipline skills. Please join me in showing support for eating disorder families:


Associated Press: APA: Retract "Picky Eating" article ridiculing children with mental health issues
Sign the Petition!    http://chng.it/qCXtsCZbdg via @Change
Laura (Collins) Lyster-Mensh
F.E.A.S.T. Executive Director
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PurpleRain
Done!
13 yo d started to eat "healthy" September 2018. We found ATDT and started refeeding at home march 2019. WR+ cushion June 2019.
I have found inner strenght, patience and compassion that I did not know I had.
Never retreat, never surrender
keep feeding
 
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Vicky2019
done!
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LauraCollins_US
Please join me in supporting   families by signing this petition. Read the comments at the bottom by those who are signing... very moving!Screen Shot 2020-03-31 at 8.03.59 AM.png
Laura (Collins) Lyster-Mensh
F.E.A.S.T. Executive Director
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LauraCollins_US
The signatures are coming in, and so is the solidarity around this. Thank you everyone for getting involved. This really REALLY helps. What a kind and caring community!!
http://chng.it/4jQYfZsg
Laura (Collins) Lyster-Mensh
F.E.A.S.T. Executive Director
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