About This Service
The National Alliance for Eating Disorders (The Alliance) is the leading national organization dedicated to the outreach, education, early intervention, support, and advocacy for all eating disorders. The Alliance offers accessible, comprehensive services virtually and in cities across the nation for individuals who are experiencing eating disorders and for their loved ones.
All Alliance support groups are free to attend and are facilitated by licensed therapists who are specialized in the treatment of eating disorders, to ensure the groups’ safety is maintained. *Pre-registration is required.*
The Alliance’s Pro-Recovery support groups are open to individuals, ages 18+, who are experiencing and/or are on the journey to recovery from an eating disorder. The Alliance’s Friends & Family support groups are open to loved ones of individuals who are experiencing and/or on the journey to recovery. Click here for more information and to register.
Please note that registration is required. All support groups are hosted on Zoom. For questions about The Alliance’s support groups, or more information about The Alliance’s other specialized services, please reach out to The Alliance at 866.662.1235 or [email protected].
The Alliance’s support groups are free to attend.
By completing the registration form, you agree to receive periodic emails from The Alliance. Your information will not be shared.
For and in consideration of allowing me to participate in a virtual eating disorders support group hosted by The Alliance, I, for myself, and on behalf of my spouse, children, parents, guardians, heirs and next of kin, and any legal and personal representatives, executors, administrators, successors and assigns, hereby agree to and make the following contractual representations:
I understand and acknowledge that this activity is not therapy nor a therapeutic group, and that no client/therapist relationship is formed by my participation.
The information provided to me is educational only and does not constitute the provision of medical, psychological or other professional health care treatment services.
In exchange for allowing me to participate, I hereby waive and covenant not to sue, and further agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless, The Alliance and its officers, directors, employees, contractors, and volunteers (collectively, the “Waived Parties”), from any and all liability, claim(s), demand(s), cause(s) of action, damage(s), loss or expense, including court costs and reasonable attorney’s fees of any kind or nature whatsoever (together and separately, “Liability”) which may arise out of, result from, or relate to my participation. I further agree that if, despite this Agreement, I, or anyone on my behalf, make a claim for Liability against any of the Waived Parties, I will indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Waived Parties from any such Liability which may be incurred as a result of such a claim that I might have against the Waived Parties or anyone associated with the virtual support groups.
I agree that I will not share the meeting login information or link with anyone, that I will not allow anyone to share my meeting connection without their individual registration per this page, and will be solely responsible for any breach of these covenants.