National Eating Disorders Association

School and CommunityEating disorders are a growing epidemic in our schools and communities, but with early detection, intervention, and awareness, each of us can make a difference. Below, you’ll find resources that will help you plan educational events and activities in your community. 

Eating Disorders 101

Looking to share information about eating disorders at your next event? Our Eating Disorders 101 presentation covers the causes, warning signs, symptoms, health consequences, and treatment information for eating disorders.

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Eating Disorders on Campus Guide 

Whether you’re interested in sharing materials or putting your party planning skills to great use by hosting an event, we’ve created on campus options that will work for you. Check out our Eating Disorders on Campus guide for ways to raise awareness and improve resources at your school.

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The Body Project

The Body Project is a dissonance-based body acceptance intervention project which is backed by two decades of research and evaluation data.This intervention has been delivered to over one million young women around the world and has repeatedly been shown to effectively reduce body dissatisfaction, negative mood, unhealthy dieting and disordered eating. Bring the Body Project to your school or community organization.

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The Collegiate Survey Project

NEDA surveyed 165 colleges and universities for our Collegiate Survey Project and found that greater resources are needed to educate, screen, refer, and treat college students who struggle with eating disorders or disordered eating issues. View the full report to learn more. 

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Educational Brochures

Our brochures are available electronically and can be downloaded directly from this page. Please feel free to distribute widely, use at your events and spread the word!

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