Monthly Archives: November 2013

Online study about stigma – share your experience

Stigmatisation of eating disorders is damaging in that it discourages people from seeking treatment for otherwise treatable conditions. Definitely stigma had a huge impact on my adolescence and young adulthood in seeking help for my eating disorder. My story is told in A Girl Called Tim. Excitingly, researchers at the University of Sydney are seeking […]

Defusing the bully – DVD shows how to help someone recover from an eating disorder

Helping someone recover from an eating disorder can be hard work. Irrational and unpredictable responses from the person you love can have you feeling like you are afraid to speak in your own home. If what you are doing works, keep doing it, if not perhaps a new DVD, How to Care for Someone with […]