For Carers

Essential readings we recommend to Carers living with a loved one suffering from an eating disorder.

• Helping your teenager beat an eating disorder by James Lock & Daniel Le Grange 2nd edition
• Anorexia and other eating disorders: How to help your child eat well and be well by Eva Musby
• ARFID Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder: A guide for parents and carers by Rachel Bryant-Waugh
• The parent’s guide to eating disorders by Marcia Herrin & Nancy Matsumoto 2nd edition
• Child of mine: Feeding with love and good sense by Ellyn Satter
• Food chaining: The proven 6-step plan to stop picky eating, solve feeding problems, and expand your child’s diet by Cheri Fraker & co.
• Helping your child with extreme picky eating: A step by step guide for overcoming selective eating, food aversion and feeding disorders by Katja Rowell & Jenny Glothlin
• Skills-based caring for a loved one with an eating disorder: The new Maudlsey Method by Janet Treasure, Grainne Smith & Anna Crane 2nd edition
• Getting better bite by bite: A survival guide for sufferers of bulimia nervosa and binge eating disorders by Ulrike Schmidt, Janet Treasure & June Alexander 2nd Edition
• The great starvation experiment : Ancel Keys and the men who starved for science by Todd Tucker
• An eating disorder in the family: How you can help by Dr Rosie Helyar
• Fight for freedom: A young woman’s quest to raise awareness about anorexia nervosa by Rose Anne Evans
• An Apply a day keeps the doctor away by Emma Wolf
• Life without Ed: How one woman declared independence from her eating disorder and how you can too by Jenni Schaefer
• I can beat anorexia!: finding the motivation, confidence and skills to recover and avoid relapse by Dr Nicola Davies
• Hope with eating disorders: a self-help guide for parents, carers and friends of sufferers by Lynn Crilly 2nd edition
• The girls at 17 Swann street by Yara Zgheib
• Stick figure: a diary of my former self by Lorri Gottlieb