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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• Road To Recovery - Stories of Hope
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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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The NEDC (National Eating Disorder Collaboration) is an Australian government initiative that anyone with an interest in Eating Disorders in Australia can join for free. It has a lot of resources and eating disorder information. (Not sure if you can join from overseas anyway. 

The Australian Government has earmarked money for mental health research and one of the priorities is Eating disorder research. 

Anyone who is a member of the NEDC can respond to the survey looking for eating disorder research priorities. 

The link I received to day is here https://latrobepsy.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cUPHou5U1eJAQnz
D diagnosed restrictive AN June 2010 age 13. Mostly recovered 10 years later.  Treatment: multiple hospitalisations and individual and family therapy.