January & Diet Culture

Christmas 2018 updates

Support services this Christmas

Your Views: Reflection on Eating Disorder Experience

Have you used eating disorder services in Ireland? Give your feedback

Surge in need for support debunks eating disorders myth

October 15th 2018 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Bodywhys: The Eating Disorders Association of Ireland can report a range of increases…

Study – The patterns, motives and effects of social media use on body image

Survey on Patient and Caregivers Perceptions of Healthcare Encounters

Researchers are recruiting participants for a research project that will examine the experience of medical care from the perspectives …

Study – An exploration of the utilisation of online mental health self-help programmes

PhD student Manuela Ascari is carrying out research in relation to use of online mental health self-help programmes…

Study – Social group memberships throughout recovery from disordered eating

PhD student Jade Streete, Nottingham Trent University, is carrying out research to learn more about the social worlds of people recovering from disordered eating and eating disorders, as well as how they impact overall well-being throughout the recovery process. Click here to learn more about this study.

Volunteer Training – Sept 2018

Study – The meaning of recovery, remission and relapse

Update: July 30th – **Study now closed** Researchers in Nottingham Trent University are conducing a study on the meaning of recovery, remission and relapse definitions in eating disorders. Recovery, relapse and remission do not have fixed or recognised definitions, which limits their use in research but can also cause confusion or distress for individuals accessing or […]