Some GREAT resources to surround yourself with!

Due to COVID-19, here are some online eating disorders services and support. Most are free:

Websites of Amazing Folks & Work
Resources to help with therapy finances for BIPOC

Live Another Day – Extensive information on mental health and substance use resources for People of Color. Their mission is equal access to life-saving resources. 

The Summit Wellness Group– Written and curated by women of color, this guide features over 60 different resources.

BIPOC Eating Disorders Support Groups

Sage and Spoon-

Eating Disorders Support Group for Black folks-

Renfrew BIPOC Support Group –

ANAD peer support groups –


  • A Hunger So Wide And So Deep: A Multiracial View of Women’s Eating Problems (1994) by Becky Thompson
  • ANTI-DIET- Reclaim Your Time, Money, Well-Being, and Happiness Through Intuitive Eating – Christy Harrison, MPH, RD (2019)
  • Binge Eating Disorder: The Journey to Recovery and Beyond (2018) by Amy Pershing with Chevese Turner
  • The Body is not an Apology: The Power of Radical Self Love (2018) Sonya Renee Taylor
  • Fat Girls in Black Bodies: Creating Communities of Our Own (2020) by Joy Arlene Renee Cox
  • Fearing the Black Body- The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia (2019) by Sabrina Strings
  • Free to be Me- Self Love for all Sizes (2020) by Lesley Williams
  • Hunger (2017) by Roxanne Gay
  • Looking Queer: Body Image and Identity in Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay, and Transgender Communities (1998) by Dawn Atkins
  • Not All Black Girls Know How to Eat (2009) by Stephanie Covington Armstrong
  • Second Son: Transitioning Toward My Destiny, Love and Life (2013) by Ryan Sallans
  • Sick Enough: A Guide to the Medical Complications of Eating Disorders ““ Jennifer Gaudiani, MD (2018)
  • Through THICK and Thin and Thick Again: A Black Woman’s Journey with BED (Binge-Eating Disorder) (2016) by Nettie Reeves Lewis
  • You have the Right to Remain Fat – Virgie Tovar (2018)
  • Belly of the Beast – The Politics of Anti-Fatness as Anti-Blackness – Da’Shaun L. Harrison (2021)

Children’s Books

  • Ganesha is Gorgeous (2021) Neil Panchmatia
  • Ella’s Tummy: A Story of Understanding for All Ages (2016)- Rebecca Jane Weinstein and Joyce Ellen Weinstein
  • The Ultimate Puberty Book for Girls- Celebrate Your Body (and its changes too!) (2018)- Sonya Renee Taylor
  • Amanda’s Big Dream (2015) ““ Judith Manz
Spanish Resources Recursos Españoles Trastornos Alimentarios

Information, community groups, clinicians – Información, grupos comunitarios, médicos

  • Alimentación Conectada con Lilia Graue –
  • Fuera Anorexia-
  • FEAST (Families Empowered and Supporting the Treatment of Eating Disorders) –
  • Maudsley Parents –
  • ARFID –
  • Cuando tu adolescente tiene un trastorno de la conducta alimentaria –
  • Anorexia y Otros Trastornos Alimentarios: Como Ayudar a su Hijo Comer Bien y Estar Bienpor Eva Musby-
  • GFTA Guía Familiar para Trastornos Alimentarios:
  • AED’s Medical Guidelines:
  • Associació Contra l’Anorèxia i la Bulímia (ACAB) –
  • Plate by Plate-

Clinicians- Clínicos

  • Sally Daganzo, MD FACP –
  • Guadalupe Quijada, LMFT –Core Wellness Living –