Eating Disorders


Butterfly Foundation Secondary Consultation

Butterfly Foundation is the national charity for all Australians impacted by eating disorders and body image issues, and for the families, friends and communities who support them. Their counsellors are experienced and professionally trained in supporting those affected by an eating disorder. They are well-equipped to provide information and guidance on treatment options as well as referral pathways.

CEED Secondary Consultation

The Victorian Centre of Excellence in Eating Disorders (CEED) is the state-wide program in the Victorian Government’s commitment to the provision of quality services to those with eating disorders and their families. CEED provides a range of professional development opportunities designed to build a capable eating disorders workforce.

Clinical Guidelines

Royal Children’s Hospital Clinical Guidelines

Written for use in the Emergency department, however, these guidelines are useful for determining when to transfer to ED or seek secondary consultation. Royal Children’s Hospital consultant team is listed.

RANZP Clinical Practice Guidelines

Guidance on the clinical treatment of people with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, binge eating disorder and ARFID.

Clinical Tools and Resources

Eating Disorders Victoria MBS Plans and Training

EDV is the trusted guide for Victorians affected by eating disorders, helping them to get the support they need to ensure the earliest possible recovery.

Eating Disorder Examination Questionnaire EDE-Q

An EDE-Q score over 3, indicating a level of illness severity, is one of the eligibility criteria for the Medicare items for people with Bulimia Nervosa or OSFED diagnosis.