Resource List Categories: 

Resources and Links

CEED has developed and sourced a range of resources for clinicians and services, from tools, guidelines and links to other useful sites. To find a resource, you can search by category in the menu to the left or by keyword in the search box. For access to our 's and other's useful videos please click here

Body Mass Index (BMI) Percentiles in Diagnosis & Family-Based Treatment of AN BOYS (7 - 16 yrs)
BMI at 50th percentile or median BMI (mBMI) is used in Family-Based Treatment for AN to define a client’s ‘Expected Body Weight’ (EBW), and provides a general guide to expected healthy BMI for age. Healthy BMI for age for very slight or robust framed individuals may range above or below this figure. Delayed height growth (stunting) will require separate assessment by reviewing history of height velocity and expected height for age. Assessment by a Paediatrician will provide a more comprehensive guide to an individual’s healthy weight and growth status.
Body Mass Index (BMI) Percentiles in Diagnosis & Family-Based Treatment of AN GIRLS (7 - 16 yr)
BMI at 50th percentile or median BMI (mBMI) is used in Family-Based Treatment for AN to define a client’s ‘Expected Body Weight’ (EBW), and provides a general guide to expected healthy BMI for age. Healthy BMI for age for very slight or robust framed individuals may range above or below this figure. Delayed height growth (stunting) will require separate assessment by reviewing history of height velocity and expected height for age. Assessment by a Paediatrician will provide a more comprehensive guide to an individual’s healthy weight and growth status
Anthropometric Assessment
Assessment tool for recording anthrometric measurements which may indicate an eating disorder
Assessment of Physical Activity in Eating Disorders
A tool for assessing the degree to which physical activity is problematic for a client
AED Critical Points for Early Recognition & Medical Risk Management in the Care of Individuals with Eating Disorders 2016
Often referred to as, "the purple brochure," this guide from the Academy for Eating Disorders' (AED) Medical Care Standards Task Force, is intended as a resource to promote recognition of, and risk management in the care of, those with eating disorders.
Mental Health 1st Aid guidelines - Eating Disorders
Guidelines for the public have been developed for English speaking countries with developed health systems about first aid applicable to a range of developing mental disorders and mental health crisis situations. These guidelines were produced using the Delphi method, which is a systematic way of assessing the consensus of a panel of experts. The guidelines consist of first aid actions that have been rated as important or essential by expert panels of professionals, consumers and carers. This resource is specific eating disorders.
Eating Disorders: A Professional Resource for General Practitioners
GPs are likely to come into contact with someone with an eating disorder. NEDC have developed a range of health professional resources to support their roles in the prevention, identification, medical management and referral of patients with eating disorders.
Eating Disorders Association Qld: General Practitioner Information Kit
Information Kit for GPs. The Eating Disorders Association has updated their General Practitioner Information Pack, which includes Access Pathways and Quick Reference Guides for the Assessment and Management of Children and Adolescents with Eating Disorders in Queensland and Adult Access Pathways to Queensland Health Adult Inpatient Beds for Patients with Eating Disorders.
Eating Disorders Early Signs Traffic Light Tool for early intervention
This handy tool has been developed to assist non eating disorders experts ascertain the level of concern they should have for early signs and symptoms. Done in a traffic light style, this easy to read tool can help you work out when to escalate to treatment or not.
ED Treatment Setting Decision-Matrix for Adults
A matrix for making decisions on treatment setting for adults with eating disorders
Physical Risk in Suspected Eating Disorders Mental Health Clinician Response Guide
Physical Risk in Suspected Eating Disorders Mental Health Clinician Response Guide; Including Response Required, Indication / Symptom / Behaviour and Local Contacts for Action
North East Eating Disorders Taskforce Resource
The North East Metro Eating Disorders Taskforce developed a Care Pathway, Care Planning And Care Coordination resource for use by all health professionals and services within the North East metropolitan area.
Laboratory Assessments for Clients with Eating Disorders
A summary of the laboratory assessments recommended for clients with eating disorders
SCOFF Questionnaire
The SCOFF Questionnaire is a five-question screening tool designed to clarify suspicion that an eating disorder might exist rather than to make a diagnosis. The questions can be delivered either verbally or in written form.
Starvation Syndrome The Biology of Starvation
Ancel Keys’ Minnesota study: in Minnesota in 1944 wartime conscientious objector college students volunteered for research that today remains a good description of what happens when a human partially starves and then re-introduces food
DSM V Eating Disorders
Description of the DSM V criteria for eating disorder diagnosis