Founded in 2007
In 2007 a group of parents around the world decided to form a Parent Council to gather their energies and advocacy to work together to improve the lives of families faced with supporting a loved one through recovery from an eating disorder.
“No Place Like Home” symposium in Alexandria
Our first international event: keynote speaker Dr. Thomas Insel, Director of the US NIMH, spoke to the F.E.A.S.T. audience about advances in the science of understanding and treating eating disorders, and the importance of parent advocacy.
At Home with Eating disorders (AHWED) Carers Conference In Melbourne
2nd AHWED conference held in Melbourne, Australia
FEAST of Knowledge in Chicago
We brought in the researchers and presenters from the biggest eating disorder science organization to share the results of the AED ICED Conference in Chicago.