National Eating Disorders Association

NEDA Network Virtual Support Groups

The NEDA Network is a partnership between NEDA (National Eating Disorders Association) and other mission-aligned organizations dedicated to advancing the field of eating disorders and building a community of support and hope. With nearly 20 member organizations, the NEDA Network provides a unified voice in the fight against eating disorders.

The following is a list of virtual support group options offered by some of these Network organizations (sorted by time zone). This information has been supplied by the nonprofits and compiled as a resource as of 3.24.20 at 2pm eastern time.

Alaska Time

Alaska Eating Disorders Alliance

Family and loved ones

Third Saturdays of the month - 1:30-3pm

FREE

Contact: [email protected]

 

Mountain Time

The Eating Disorder Foundation

Free virtual support groups for people struggling with eating disorders, disordered eating, or body image and their friends and families

Support Group for Family & Friends

Monday, 12:30-1:30pm 

Wednesdays, 5:30-7:00pm 

 

Individuals 18+ Struggling with an Eating Disorder

Tuesdays, 12:30-1:30pm MT & 6:00-7:30pm 

Wednesdays, 12:30-1:30pm 

Thursdays, 12:30-1:30pm 

 

LGBTQ+ Individuals 18+ Struggling with an Eating Disorder

Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30pm 

 

Art Journaling for Individuals 18+

Thursdays, 6:00-7:30pm 

 

Virtual Lunch Hangout with EDF Staff

Fridays, 12:30-1:30pm 

 

Adolescents 13-17

Fridays, 5:00-6:00pm 

 

Individuals 30+ Struggling with an Eating Disorder

Saturdays, 10:00-11:30am 

Info: https://www.eatingdisorderfoundation.org/support-groups

 

Ophelia's Place

Adults with eating disorders

Thursdays - 6:30pm

FREE

Info: https://www.opheliasplace.org/support-services

 

Central Time

Living Proof MN

Adolescent

Ages 10-18 years old

Monday 8-9 am CST

Thursdays 3-4 pm CST

 

Adult

Sunday-Friday 5:30-6:30 pm CST

 

Supporters Support Group

For any and all supporters

Tuesdays at 7-8:30 pm CST

Email [email protected] to inquire about pricing and for the zoom link. All supporters are welcome.

Website: www.LivingProofMN.com

Eastern Time

Ophelia's Place

Adults with eating disorders

Thursdays - 5:45pm ET

FREE

Info: https://www.opheliasplace.org/support-services

 

Carolina Resource Center for Eating Disorders

A collaborative virtual support group in partnership with Nutritious Thoughts

Peer-led, clinician facilitated, 18+, pro-recovery, gender-inclusive, open to the public, and provided at no cost to attendees

Wednesdays - 6-7pm ET

Reserve spot and get link through [email protected] 

 

The Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association (MEDA)

Support group for loved ones

Every other Monday - 6:00 pm

FREE

 

Drop in support group

Tuesdays - 7pm

Thursdays - 12pm 

FREE

Info: www.medainc.org/events 

 

Instagram Live Q&A

Mondays - 8:00 pm 

@RecoverwithMEDA on Instagram

 

Instagram Live Recovery Conversations with special guests

8pm 

@RecoverwithMEDA on Instagram

 

EmbodiED for Binge Eating Disorder

Wednesdays - 6pm - registration required

$30/group

(Scholarships are available for all MEDA groups)

Info: https://www.medainc.org/services/heal/medas-recovery-groups/

 

Rock Recovery

Support group for mothers with eating disorders

First Saturday of the month - 9-10:30am - VA only

$50

(Sliding scale available)

Info: https://www.rockrecoveryed.org/coffeeformoms/

 

Breaking Bread (Meal support and processing)

A weekly, two-hour group that includes a clinician-supported dinner and group processing.

Open to residents of Virginia only, this group meets weekly on Sundays from 5:30 - 7:30 PM EST (virtual on Zoom).

$95 per week (sliding scale rates available)

Adults, 18+    

Info: https://rockrecoveryed.org/breaking-bread-virtual-recovery/

 

Bridge to Life (Meal support and processing)

A weekly, three-hour group that includes a supported dinner with a clinician and group processing. Additional offerings include mentorship, goal-setting and optional chaplaincy. 

Open to residents of DC & Maryland, this group meets weekly on Thursdays from 6:15 - 9:15 PM EST (virtual on Zoom).

$125 per week (sliding scale rates available)

Adults, 18+      

Info: https://rockrecoveryed.org/bridge-to-life-recovery-program/

 

Body Image Therapy Group

A weekly 90-minute process group for adults who want to develop a healthier view of themselves and deepen their understanding of how emotions are connected to disordered eating and self-image.

Virginia group meets weekly on Tuesdays from 6:30 - 8:00 PM EST (virtual on Zoom)

Maryland group meets weekly on Wednesdays from 5:30 - 7:00 PM EST (virtual on Zoom)

$75 per week (sliding scale rates available)

Adults, 18+

Info: https://rockrecoveryed.org/body-image-therapy-group/

 

Set Free Faith-based Recovery Group

A weekly, one hour process group to help clients navigate their faith and how it impacts and relates to the recovery process.

Currently open to residents of DC and VA, this group meets weekly on Thursdays from 7:00 - 8:00 AM EST (virtual on Zoom).

$50 (sliding scale rates available)

Adults, 18+

Info: https://rockrecoveryed.org/set-free-recovery-group-virginia/

 

Pacific Time

Rock Recovery

Body Image Therapy Group

A weekly 90-minute group for adults who want to develop a healthier view of themselves and deepen their understanding of how emotions are connected to disordered eating and self-image.

Open to residents of California only, this group meets weekly on Tuesdays from 6:30 - 8:00 PM PST (virtual on Zoom)

$75 per week (sliding scale rates available)

Adults, 18+   

Info: https://rockrecoveryed.org/body-image-therapy-group-california/

 

Set Free Faith-based Recovery Group

In this 60-minute group, clients will have the opportunity to discuss their faith and how it impacts and relates to the recovery process.

Open to residents of California only, this group meets weekly on Wednesdays from 7:00 - 8:00 AM PST (virtual on Zoom).

$50 per week (sliding scale rates available)

Adults, 18+  

Info: https://rockrecoveryed.org/set-free-recovery-group-california/