National Agenda for Eating Disorders: Establishing a baseline of evidence-based care for any Australian with or at risk of an eating disorder
About this resource
Over the past ten years, national and state-based eating disorder organisations have developed a substantial suite of documents on the evidence-based standards and practices of delivering effective treatment to people with eating disorders. The National Agenda for Eating Disorders brings together the evidence and consensus-based expert opinion behind these documents into a summary of the priorities for mental health system reform to address the needs of people with eating disorders and their families.
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A Readiness Ruler for Assessing Motivation to Change in People with Eating Disorders
Objective We examined the psychometric properties of the Eating Disorder Readiness Ruler a simple self-report instrument designed to enable rapid assessment of readiness to change problematic eating behaviours in people with clinical eating disorders.Read more
Body checking is associated with weight- and body-related shame and weight- and body-related guilt among men and women
This study examined whether body checking was a correlate of weight- and body-related shame and guilt for men and women.Read more
NURTURE: Development and pilot testing of a novel parenting intervention for mothers with histories of an eating disorder
Objective: To describe the treatment development and pilot testing of a group parenting intervention, NURTURE (Networking, Uniting, and Reaching out To Upgrade Relationships and Eating), for mothers with histories of eating disorders.Read more
Eating disorders in the media: The changing nature of UK newspaper reports
Concern has been expressed about the adequacy of media reporting about eating disorders (EDs) and the impact of this on public understanding.Read more