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Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders are characterized by a persistent pattern of dysfunctional eating and severe distress or concern about body weight or shape.  The most common forms include Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa and Binge Eating Disorder.

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It’s Time to Talk About It

Everyone should get screened for an eating disorder. These illnesses often hide in plain sight, so whether you have serious concerns or just an inkling […] (1:02 minutes )

How to Help a Loved One

Loved ones play an important role in eating disorders recovery and navigating the process can sometimes be a challenge. This video contains easy tips on […] (2:43 minutes)

Warning Signs & Symptoms of an Eating Disorder

Eating disorders, such as bulimia, binge eating disorder, and anorexia, are serious illnesses that involve extreme emotions, attitudes, and behaviors surrounding food, exercise, and body […] (2:19 minutes)

Kirby’s Struggle with Bulimia

In this video Kirby Carter shares his struggles with Bulimia Nervosa. (12:24 minutes)

What is a Binge Eating Disorder?

In this video Kati Morton, Eating Disorder Specialist, talks about what a binge eating disorder is. (3:02 minutes)

Binge Eating Disorder

In this video WebMD presents a first-person account of binge eating disorder. (7:21 minutes)

Emelie’s Anorexia Story

In this video Emelie Berggren shares her struggle with anorexia. (3:36 minutes)

Diagnosing Anorexia Nervosa

In this video Kati Morton, Eating Disorder Specialist, talks about what goes into diagnosing someone with Anorexia Nervosa. (5:34 minutes)

What is ARFID?

In this video Kim DiRe, a psychotherapist, talks about what ARFID (Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder) is how to identify symptoms, and how it can be […] (4:00 minutes)

Dr. Phil talks about Bulimia

In this video Dr. Phil talks about what bulimia is, causes, who it effects, medical problems as a result of bulimia, warning signs, and some […] (2:54 minutes)

Eating Disorder: Said No Teen Ever

"Mom, I didn't mean to completely freak out last week when you asked me to unload the dishwasher...."  Said no teen ever. (0:35 Seconds)

Concerned you or someone you love suffers from an eating disorder?

 

Complete the SCOFF Questionnaire Screening Tool below.
Only five questions to quickly determine whether someone may need help.

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Eating Disorder Screening Tool



If there are multiple “yes” answers, a referral to a behavioral health practitioner should be considered. Print out the results to take to the appointment and help start the conversation. If you live in Indiana and need help finding a behavioral health provider, visit Find Help or call (800) 284-8439.

 

 

Disclaimer

This self-screening tool is not a substitute for clinical diagnosis or advice.  By using the screening tool, you agree to accept that the website’s owner and contributors are not responsible or liable for the outcome of the tool, the accuracy of the calculations, or any decisions or events which result from using it.  This website does not provide medical advice, but is intended to help people understand and address mental, behavioral, and emotional issues.