National Alliance for Eating Disorders:

The leading national organization providing eating disorder help, support, and education.

Supporting You
Through Recovery

Our Vision

The National Alliance for Eating Disorders (formerly The Alliance for Eating Disorders Awareness) is the leading national nonprofit organization providing referrals, education, and support for all individuals experiencing eating disorders and their loved ones.


Think you may have an eating disorder? The National Alliance for Eating Disorders ("The Alliance") provides the latest information on how to recognize signs and symptoms, understand the contributing factors, and help connect to the appropriate care.


You deserve to live your life beyond your eating disorder. The National Alliance for Eating Disorders provides resources for recovery through our therapist-staffed helpline and national referral database,

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

June 09, 2023 | 11:00 am - 6:30 pm EST

National EDucational Virtual Training Day – June 2023

Join The Alliance for our National EDucational Virtual Training Day on Friday, June 9th. This full day focuses on topics including weight stigma in therapy, using a transdisciplinary approach when treating patients with binge eating disorder, eating disorders in males, and food insecurity and eating disorders.
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June 23, 2023 | 10:00 -11:30 am

Treating Substance Use and Eating Disorders

Through lecture and group discussion, this presentation aims to provide education on the relationship between substance use disorders and eating disorders while also giving tangible ways to address the two issues together.

The Blog

The Blog

April 24, 2023

I Felt Alone When Diagnosed with ARFID – Until I Found Mentorship

ARFID can be an isolating diagnosis when it seems like no one understands your specific experiences, and eating disorders have a way of speaking through you, pushing you to live outside of your values, to isolate you even further.
March 24, 2023

Is Your Loved One Experiencing Atypical Anorexia? 6 Signs to Look Out For

Categorizing and labeling any eating disorder is a tricky subject. On one hand, having a clear diagnosis makes it easier to create medical reports and prescribe…
March 24, 2023

Debunking 4 Myths of Virtual Eating Disorder Treatment Programs

In recent years, virtual services for eating disorders have significantly expanded, which has enabled individuals to seek help who may not otherwise have access to care through financial, geographical, or other barriers.

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