Families are in the best position to help and are key to aiding their child’s recovery from an eating disorder. It may seem overwhelming at first when a diagnosis is given but in time you will gain knowledge of how to help and what needs to be done. Reading and gaining knowledge is essential at the beginning of the treatment journey. .
Please see links on this site and the Cared Scotland for information that is essential when learning about eating disorders
In addition ongoing support is available from the eating disorders charity BEAT Eating Disorders.