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American Academy of Pediatrics| Clinical Report| January 01 2021
Identification and Management of Eating Disorders in Children and Adolescents
Laurie L. Hornberger, MD, MPH, FAAP et al; View Article (PDF)

Clinical Practice Guidelines for the BC Eating Disorders Continuum of Services (Providence Health Care and BC Ministry of Health)  View Article (PDF) 

Phillipa Hay, David Chinn, David Forbes, Sloane Madden, Richard Newton, Lois Sugenor, Stephen Touyz, and Warren Ward (2014). Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of eating disorders Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2014, Vol. 48(11) 1–62 View Article (PDF)

Heruc, G., Hurst, K., Casey, A. et al. ANZAED eating disorder treatment principles and general clinical practice and training standards. J Eat Disord 8, 63 (2020). View Article (PDF)

Espie, J., & Eisler, I. (2015). Focus on anorexia nervosa: modern psychological treatment and guidelines for the adolescent patient. Adolescent health, medicine and therapeutics, 6, 9. View Article (PDF)

Critical Points for Early Recognition and Medical Risk Management in the Care of Individuals with Eating Disorders. AED Report, 2011. View Article (PDF)

We recommend the following reading material: Practice Guidelines for the Treatment of Patients with Eating Disorders at (Type in "Eating Disorders" in the search section; click on "Practice Guidelines").

McVey, G.L., Davis, R., Kaplan, A., Katzman, D., Pinhas, L., Geist, R, Heinmaa, M & Forsyth, G. (2005). A community-based training program for eating disorders and its contribution to the development of a provincial network of specialized services. International Journal of Eating Disorders 37, 535-540. View Article (PDF) 

Eating disorders in adolescents: position paper of the Society for Adolescent Medicine. Golden NH, Katzman DK, Kreipe RE, Stevens SL, Sawyer SM, Rees J, Nicholls D, Rome ES; Society For Adolescent Medicine. J Adolesc Health. 2003 Dec;33(6):496-503. View Article (PDF)


The Ontario Ministry of Health (MOH) in partnership with:

  • The University Health Network (Toronto General Division)
  • The Hospital for Sick Children
  • Provincial network of specialized eating disorder service providers

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Ontario Community Outreach
Program for Eating Disorders

University Health Network
Toronto General Hospital
200 Elizabeth Street
Toronto, ON, M5G 2C4