Lindner Center of HOPE Library: Resources for Eating Disorders

Are you ready to make a change? Patients facing eating disorders and their families can use these resources to better understand and take the first steps toward treatment and recovery.

Eating Disorder Screening
Take this self test developed by eating disorders experts to help you determine if you may have an eating disorder.

Eating Attitudes Test
Take this Eating Attitudes Test for a deeper assessment of a possible eating disorder.





National Eating Disorders Association

Eating Disorder Referral and Information Center

Academy for Eating Disorders


Warren County Educational Service Center


Brain Image Reveals Eating Disorders
Tuscon and Southern Arizona News


Treating Anorexia with the Maudsley Approach
A recent study found over half of adolescent patients receiving family based treatment for anorexia were more likely to experience remission after a year than those treated with traditional therapy methods. This article provides more in-depth information about the study results and how family based eating disorder treatment works.


100 Questions and Answers about Anorexia Nervosa
Sari Shepphirds

Crave: Why You Binge Eat and How to Stop
Cynthia M. Bulik

Diet Survivor’s Handbook
Judith Matz and Ellen Frankel

Eating With Your Anorexic
Laura Collins

Gaining: The Truth About Life After Eating Disorders
Aimee Liu

Health at Every Size
Linda Bacon

Help Your Teenager Beat an Eating Disorder
James Lock and Daniel le Grange

Intuitive Eating
Evelyn Tribole

Life Without ED: How One Woman Declared Independence from Her Eating Disorder and How You Can Too
Jenni Schaefer, Thom Rutledge

Real Gorgeous: The Truth about Body and Beauty
Kaz Cooke

Regaining Your Self: Breaking Free From the Eating Disorder Identity: A Bold New Approach
Ira M. Sacker and Sheila Buff

Skills-based Learning for Caring for a Loved One With an Eating Disorder: The New Maudsley Method
J. Treasure, G.Smith and A.Crane

Surviving an Eating Disorder: Strategies for Family and Friends
Michele Siegel, Judith Brisman and Margot Weinshel

The Beginners Guide to Eating Disorders Recovery
Nancy J. Kolodny, MA, MSW, LCSW

When Your Child Has an Eating Disorder: a Step-by-Step Workbook for Parents and Other Caregivers
Pam Carlton, MD

The Parent’s Guide to Eating Disorders: Supporting Self-Esteem, Healthy Eating, and Positive Body Image at Home
Marcia Herrin and Nancy Matsumoto

When Your Child Is Cutting; A Parent’s Guide to Helping Children Overcome Self-Injury
Merry E. McVey-Noble, Fugen Neziroglu, Sony Khemlani-Petal

Brave Girl Eating, Harriet Brown