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F.E.A.S.T:  The global support and education community of and for parents of those with eating disorders.

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You’ve found us: the global organization of and serving parents like you around the world. We are here to help you understand your son or daughter’s eating disorder, support you in helping them get appropriate treatment, and get you the information you need to help them recover and thrive.

This website is about you. Your learning, your confidence, your resources. No two families have the same needs or path, but we know what kind of information and skills help families be resilient and strong through the process. We can help you discover your unique toolkit.

We believe in families. We believe in full recovery. We believe information is power and good treatment saves lives. Welcome to our community, and these resources. In no time you will be paying it forward to support others: Welcome.


Virtual Book Club: A Facebook Live Event on February 21 with F.E.A.S.T. Advisor, Dr. Lauren Muhlheim

Join the F.E.A.S.T. community for a live virtual book club held on February 21 where you, the parent community, can get answers about practical strategies for family-based treatment of eating disorders and discuss this new book with other parents. Lauren Muhlheim, PsyD, is the author of When Your Teen Has An Eating Disorder: Practical Strategies […]

FEAST of Knowledge

Date: March 17, 2019

Location: Caveat Club, New York City

FEAST of Knowledge

F.E.A.S.T. welcomes parents and caregivers, as well as all those interested in the support and treatment of eating disorder patients, to an unforgettable event. Meet caregivers from around the world, learn directly from top scientists and clinicians,

FEAST of Knowledge After-Party: Dinner, Awards, Music

Date: March 17, 2019

Time: 16:00-20:00

Location: Caveat Club, New York City

FEAST of Knowledge After-Party: Dinner, Awards, Music

We will be having a day of learning together at the FEAST of Knowledge from 10am-4pm, but if you stick around you’ll get a chance to meet authors, drink some wine, have dinner, and dance a bit with your old and new friends! Enjoy the chance to meet the people of F.E.A.S.T.’s community: the families and […]


F.E.A.S.T. on Curetalks February 20 “Food is Medicine?”

Join us on February 20 when F.E.A.S.T. Executive Director co-hosts an episode of CureTalks with the following guests:

Curious about Family-Based Treatment, sometimes called “Maudsley?”

As a parent-led, parent-focused, caregiving community concerned with eating disorders it is no wonder that one of the main questions we receive is: “What’s this Maudsley approach, anyway?” Since Family-Based Treatment (often still called “Maudsley”) and it is the only eating disorders treatment that regards parents as experts on their children and considers “food as […]

Family Guide Translations

Eating disorders do not discriminate: families all over the world need information and support when a son or daughter is diagnosed with an eating disorder. We are grateful to those who have stepped forward and volunteered to translate our materials, including our Family Guide Series. Today we are very proud, and grateful, to announce Chinese […]

New Year: New Board Members

Here at F.E.A.S.T, we depend on the generous time and talents of volunteers around the world. Our Board of Directors is the hard-working all-volunteer group who govern our organization. They watch over our finances, our operations, our governance, and our reputation. They meet four times a year for full board meetings, and even more frequently […]

Scholarships available for parents to attend workshops in Australia

EDFA, the Australian parent/carer advocacy organization, has just announced free scholarships for their upcoming workshops!