Eating Disorders

Eating disorders encompass anorexia nervosa, bulimia, binge-eating disorder, and purging disorder.

The Institute of Psychiatry used to keep an up-to-date page of resources relevant to eating disorders  - now only available via

Treatment guidelines

  • NICE guidelines for eating disorders (January 2004)


Key papers

  • Cooper, Z., Fairburn, C. (2009). Management of bulimia nervosa and other binge-eating problems. Advances in Psychiatric Treatment, 15, 129-136

Other materials

The Centre for Clinical Interventions (CCI) is an Australian mental health organisation that conducts research, provides training and supervision, and offers a clinical service. They have made some really useful resources for treating eating disorders